Congrats… it’s time to adult!! Moving into your first apartment is an exciting time, but it can also be a little scary, but don’t worry, we’re here to help you make a smooth transition. Here are the do’s and don’ts of your first apartment.
DO use dishwasher detergent for the dishwasher
DON’T substitute dishwasher detergent for dishwashing soap… or else you’ll be dealing with the soapy mess above.
DO check the type of bleach your washer uses
DON’T forget to clean the lint out of the dryer vent
DO wash your sheets at least once every 2 weeks
DON’T forget to wash your towels often as well
DO clean the toilet
DON’T use your toilet as a garbage disposal
DO get renter’s insurance
DON’T microwave metal
DO fill out the move-in checklist after picking up your keys
DON’T forget to fill it out (you have 5 days after key pickup)
DO make your bed each morning !!
DON’T become a slob
DO keep utilities on until your lease end date
DON’T be a bad neighbor
DO have fun!!
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