Household plants are great for adding colour and life to your apartment while improving the air quality, but did you know that some plants can be poisonous to your furry friends? Before adding gorgeous greens to your home décor hit list, be sure to check out our CLV Group plant recommendations below, and find out which plants are most compatible and safe for your four-legged friends. We did the re[...]
Whether you are a couple, friends or family, moving in together is always a new and exciting experience. What’s even more exciting is making your apartment your home! Decorating your apartment allows you to bring out your personal style, and creates an atmosphere that you’re happy to be in on a day-to-day basis. However, you can’t forget that you’ll also need to take your new roommate’s opinions i[...]
Have you ever been late for class and decided to just stay home instead? We don’t encourage this, but we do love seeing our 939ers hanging out around the building and taking advantage of the study lounge and getting together in the common room for some gaming or ping pong. With all of your extra time during your “day off”, get involved with our #939StudentStyle contest for your chance to WIN[...]
Our 939 Western residents have amazing taste in home décor and we want to show them off! Submit a photo of your beautiful crash pad at 939 Western for a chance to win a $200 HomeSense gift card*! To enter, hashtag your photo with #939StudentStyle on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. It’s THAT easy! The winner will be chosen by the CLV Group Team! Please note, this contest is now closed. [...]
Living alone for the first time, whether by choice or circumstance, is huge milestone. However, this huge change may lead to feelings of anxiety, confusion or loneliness. If you have found yourself questioning how to adjust to living alone for the first time, or have been nervous to take the plunge, let us help you! Prepare: Budget Having anxiety about money is not uncommon, especially if yo[...]
It’s a new year and it’s time to get your home organized to help keep you stress-free throughout 2016. Follow our tips and tricks to begin organizing your home with ease! The Game Plan! De-cluttering and organizing your home can seem like a daunting and time-consuming task. To alleviate this concern, begin with a plan. 1. Make a list of every room 2. Choose a starting room 3. Tackle one[...]
Commitment Commit to throwing a holiday dinner. Whether you’re worried about how to make everyone fit, you don’t think your apartment is ready for guests just yet, or you are feeling overwhelmed, it’s okay! Just commit to throwing the dinner party and everything else can be worked out! Trust us! Rearrange Your Furniture Don’t be afraid to rearrange your furniture. By simply swappi[...]