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Ryan Potvin

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How to Move Furniture Without Causing Damage

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Jul 12, 2019 12:51:59 PM

If you're moving into (or out of) an apartment, chances are you have a good amount of heavy furniture that needs to be carried around. Moving furniture is no easy task and if done incorrectly can result in scratched floors, dents or holes in the walls, and battered furniture.

Regardless of the material used to construct the apartment, heavy furniture can easily cause damage if dropped. So, what's the best way to move furniture without damaging the apartment or furniture itself? Read on for several tips on moving furniture the right way!

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Topics: Apartment Living, Relocating to the Raleigh Area

Considering an Apartment? Ask These Questions First!

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Apr 30, 2019 9:36:00 AM

The decision to move into an apartment is a big one. After all, it’s going to be your new home for the foreseeable future. When it comes to making big decisions, it’s always best to know exactly what it is you’re going to get. That means knowing the right questions to ask so you don’t end up in a long-term lease with problems you had no idea even existed. We’ve put together a list of 5 questions to ask your apartment management team, so you know exactly what to expect before you sign the lease.

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Topics: Apartment Living

Best Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Near Garner, NC

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Mar 12, 2019 3:05:00 PM

Are you feeling a little green? Ready to celebrate your Irish nationality or the ancestry of some friends and neighbors? Get ready for St. Patrick’s Day weekend! An advantage to living at Cleveland Crossing is the proximity we have to the Research Triangle and all the events, activities and eateries in the region, especially Raleigh, NC. In fact, Cleveland Crossing is only 10 minutes from Raleigh, NC. Here are some of the best places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

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Topics: Life in Garner, Holiday

The Differences Between Apartment and Condo Living

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Feb 28, 2019 11:33:00 AM

The terms “apartment” and “condo” are sometimes used interchangeably which can be confusing when you are trying to make a decision between the two.

Additionally, choosing one over the other can mean a different kind of lifestyle and a different set of financial responsibilities. Knowing these differences can help to narrow down your choices and make the decision easier. So, what are the main differences between apartment and condominium living? Here are the top 5.

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Topics: Apartment Living

Redecorating Your Apartment for the New Year? Here Are a Few Tips!

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Jan 22, 2019 4:05:35 PM

The holidays have come and gone and you have just taken down the festive decorations and are looking at your cozy apartment wondering what the new year will bring. One great way to keep your space fresh and new is to redecorate it! In order to greet the new year with a new perspective we have put together some tips for redecorating your apartment for the new year!

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Topics: Apartment Living

Top New Years Eve Events in the Research Triangle

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Dec 28, 2018 9:10:04 AM

The Christmas festivities are dying down and life is returning to normal. However, there's one more party night before the holiday season is over... New Year's! If you like to party, New Year's Eve is one of the best party nights of the year. As a resident in the research triangle of North Carolina, the party possibilities are endless! We think the folks over at wral.com have put together a great rundown of the top events you can enjoy to celebrate the beginning of 2019.

We're going to send you over there to see their list, but as always, if you have any questions about the Garner/Raleigh, NC area or about becoming a resident at Cleveland Crossing Apartments, our staff would be more than happy to help you out! Just give us a call or contact us online today!

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Topics: Life in Garner, Holiday

Making Your Apartment Cozy for Winter

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Nov 30, 2018 3:36:52 PM

We know once the weather gets colder outside the first thing we want to do is reach to turn up the thermostat. Turning on the heat too early or too often usually ends in higher energy bills. 

Take a look at these tips on ways for you to stay cozy inside of your apartment this winter without blasting the heat. 

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Topics: Apartment Living

how to host Thanksgiving in your Apartment

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Nov 8, 2018 12:19:44 PM

Hosting a Thanksgiving dinner can be a daunting task no matter what size of home you live in, and even more so if your residence is an apartment.

While the idea of hosting Thanksgiving in your small apartment might seem scary, it can actually be quite fun, charming, and cozy if know how to do it. That's why we've put together a few tips on how you can host a great Thanksgiving in your very own apartment!

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Topics: Apartment Living, Holiday

5 Great Dog Breeds for Apartment Living

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Sep 26, 2018 2:39:28 PM

Let's just start off by saying that all dogs are wonderful animals and whatever breed is your favorite that's great! However, there are certain characteristics that fit better in close quarters environment that is apartment living.

If you're considering bringing a furry friend home with you to your apartment, you should also be sure to check with your apartment management staff to see if there are any breeds that are off limits. Typically dog breeds that have a reputation for being more aggressive aren't allowed in most apartment complexes.

Without further ado, let's take a look at some of the best breeds of fur babies for apartment life!

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Topics: Apartment Living

3 Pro Exercise Tips for Beginners

Posted by Ryan Potvin on Aug 23, 2018 9:39:06 AM

Did you know that here at Cleveland Crossing we have a fully equipped gym? For all of our awesome residents, one of the many amenities available to you is our workout room. Complete with both cardio and strength training equipment, our gym is the perfect fit for anyone trying to get fit!

Here are some tips on how you can get fitter and stronger in the gym every day!

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Topics: Apartment Living, Health and Fitness