Your luxury Wood Partners apartment rental will provide comfortable quarters and come with every amenity that you may need. However, as much as you make yourself at home there, it can never be completely yours because you cannot customize it. Your agreement with the property managers prevents you from making permanent changes. Fortunately, you can still make temporary upgrades that you’ll love. When your lease is up, you can take the following improvements with you.
Add a Fireplace
Who doesn’t love the crackling glow and warmth of a fireplace, especially on a cold day? Whether your apartment already comes with this amenity is irrelevant. Ethanol fireplaces can go anywhere without the time-consuming and expensive conversion needed by a wood-burning or gas variety. Because ethanol burns cleanly, it does not need any venting. So you can put a small version on a tabletop or coffee table or hang a steel wall-mounted firebox on the wall. Consider making one a focal point in your bedroom or bath.
Power the Shower
Turn your shower into a spa by replacing the shower heads with versions that include massage functions. Some kits even include an adjustable arm, so you can place the head higher or lower without altering the original plumbing. If you’re not handy with plumbing tools, ask the handyman of the complex to make the change for you. Don’t forget to keep the original shower fixture in a safe place so you can restore it when your lease is up.
Add Architectural Detail
Your new apartment interior may not have the antique architectural detail that you love, so why not add your own? Antique doors, window shutters, garden gates, and medallions are readily available from salvage yards and vintage shops. Lighter details can Continue reading