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Furniture Tips for First Time Condo Buyers

If you are a first time condo buyer, after you sign on the dotted line, the next exciting task is furnishing your new home. Furnishing your condo does not need to break the bank, and you can choose any aesthetic you desire. Here are a few Appleby Gardens tips for first-time condo furnishers: Know your design vision Selecting a decor theme for your condo allows you to figure out exactly what you want your condo to say about you. Do you want it to be modern so that it matches those perfect marble countertops you fell in love with? If so, glass tables, sleek black chairs and a black and white motif might be what you are looking for. Maybe you’d prefer to have a more colorful, relaxed approach, in which buying a sectional instead of a sofa would be a good option. Size Matters You don’t want to clutter your new condo. Furniture shopping can be tricky if you don’t have the proper measurements of the space you are working with. It wouldn’t be too great to buy an amazing sofa only to find out it takes away half the entrance way. So, when measuring the space you want to fill, be sure to take the measurements from every side and subtract each by about 2 inches. You don’t want your furniture right against the walls. The kitchen is probably the most important room to measure. Having a kitchen table set too big for the space, will make it hard to move around with hot dishes. Be Realistic Set a realistic budget for your furniture purchases and stick to it. Always remember that in a small space, you need to sort through the things you want versus the things you need. Making sure that you have furniture pieces that can double as other pieces is beneficial when trying to furnish a condo. For example, you could have a beautiful black leather ottoman that opens up to provide some ideal storage. These are just a few things you can do when you are looking to buy furniture for your very first condo. Being a first time buyer is an...

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The Environmental Benefits of Living in a Condo in Burlington

Many people are searching for a sustainable, environmentally friendly lifestyle. There are a lot of great environmental benefits when you choose condo living. We have compiled a list of just a few of these benefits to show just how eco-friendly condo living can be! Energy Efficiency In a multi-level detached home, there are many rooms to heat in the winter, and to cool in the summer. With your Appleby Gardens luxury condominium, you have control of your home temperature, and with open floor plans and optimal air flow, heating and cooling is a breeze. With less unused space to heat and cool, and the benefit of shared walls, heating and cooling is much more efficient within the condo building than in a detached home. Accessible neighborhoods Located in the heart of Burlington, Appleby Gardens is a luxury private residence with all the necessities and amenities you need right at your doorstep! Having a local grocery store, pharmacy, fine dining, retail stores, and more within walking distance means you can leave the car parked, reducing pollution. The Appleby Gardens building also contains a fitness center and a party room, meaning you can access great amenities right within your building, cutting down transportation to find them elsewhere. Condo living helps you lead a more active lifestyle with immediate access to green space, and the ability to walk anywhere you need! Green Space Appleby Gardens Condominiums is a 7-storey condo building providing all the luxury of living in a modern upscale home, without the operational and maintenance costs of a detached house. Condo buildings save valuable green space, and provide a solution for urban sprawl. By combining many luxury homes conveniently into one building, more land is available for green space. The energy efficiency and sustainability that condo living provides is what makes it an environmentally friendly choice. Centrally located in a friendly neighborhood with quick access to many transit routes, Appleby Gardens Condominiums makes the perfect home. With all amenities right outside your door, Appleby Gardens Condominiums provide modern comfortable living for those with an urban active lifestyle. If you are looking for new condominiums for sale in Burlington, come and...

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