WYL Blog: DIY

Stay Informed: Your Comprehensive Guide to Staying Safe During COVID-19

Stay Informed: Your Comprehensive Guide to Staying Safe During COVID-19

The COVID-19 epidemic has hit our country and the world. As we navigate these difficult and unprecedented times, it's important to get the most accurate and up to date information. Local and federal governments are working together to keep everyone safe and it's paramount that we all do our part and follow the instructions we're be ...

7 Ways you can Modernize an Older Rental Property

7 Ways you can Modernize an Older Rental Property

Imagine touring a rental property with green shag carpet, wood-paneled walls and a 1960s Frigidaire Flair oven. You probably wouldn't be super enthused — you might even bolt for the door. Odds are, if you feel this way about outdated spaces, so do your renters.  If your property has any of the preceding elements or if it simply ...

Did you know? (All the things you can do outside of combat in the US Army)

Did you know? (All the things you can do outside of combat in the US Army)

Ask someone about the US Army and they’ll tell you all about war; their family who have served in previous wars, their stance on war. War, war, war. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxtbzXPtUZM More than War The reality is, the US Army is way more than the combat we visualize when we hear the word “war.” To be honest, ma ...

The 5 Reasons Why Marble Countertops Are Perfect for Your Kitchen

The 5 Reasons Why Marble Countertops Are Perfect for Your Kitchen

The beauty of home decor is that it's an opportunity for you to design your home as you wish. In fact, the kitchen is a great place to add some stand-out features and a unique countertop is a great way to get your kitchen to pop! Fortunately, kitchen countertop options are endless; you can choose from different species of natural ...

Three Ideas for Creating an Inspiring Art Gallery at Home

Three Ideas for Creating an Inspiring Art Gallery at Home

There is something uniquely appealing about gallery walls. Have you ever wished that you could have something similar in the comfort of your own home? As a renter, it's crucial to find ways to spruce up a boring white wall, since many landlords will not allow any painting of walls. A DIY gallery wall might be the right solution for you i ...

Five Ways To Beautify Your Walls When You’re Not Allowed to Paint Them

Five Ways To Beautify Your Walls When You’re Not Allowed to Paint Them

One of the most frustrating aspects of renting an apartment is the lack of control you have over your own space. While some landlords allow you to paint your walls or make small structural changes to your space, many reject that idea entirely. Painting your wall is, of course, one great way to add color, depth, and light to a room, bu ...

HELPFUL TIPS FOR MAKING A DECISION ON YOUR KITCHEN COUNTERTOP

HELPFUL TIPS FOR MAKING A DECISION ON YOUR KITCHEN COUNTERTOP

#sponsored Is your kitchen missing something? You’re not sure what it is, but every time you walk into the kitchen, you feel like the look of one of the most important rooms inside your home has grown stale and tired. The time has come to install a kitchen countertop. There was once a time when homeowners lived in the s ...

Ideas to Get Your Apartment

Ideas to Get Your Apartment "Rent-Ready"

You may have decided to rent your apartment, but this doesn’t mean that you should put it on the market immediately, especially if you want your future tenants to be fully satisfied and ready to pay good money for it. So, instead of rushing things, take your time to prepare and improve your apartment as much as possible. If you need s ...

Health Hazards At Home: 8 Ways to Detoxify Your Living Space

Health Hazards At Home: 8 Ways to Detoxify Your Living Space

When you hear the word “detox”, the first thing that’ll pop in your mind is likely the process of eliminating toxins from your body. However, that’s not the only kind of detox you can do if you care about your health. There are many health hazards that can be found in our homes, which is why it’s important to detox your living s ...

Energy Efficient Hacks For Your Apartment

Energy Efficient Hacks For Your Apartment

You've heard it before - creating an energy efficient living space is all the rage. From light bulbs to appliances, there's an energy efficient model on the market. If you've been considering making a few energy efficient upgrades to your home or apartment, know that you don't have to spend a fortune! There are plenty of simple, affordabl ...

4th Of July Parties

4th Of July Parties

July 4th is a celebration of America's declaration of independence and start as a free nation. It's an exciting summer holiday that many people celebrate with barbecued foods, colorful clothing, and of course, fireworks! Looking to plan the perfect Fourth of July gathering? Whose Your Landlord has your back. First and foremost, let the ...

Starting Your Own Rose Garden

Starting Your Own Rose Garden

Roses are symbolic of passion, beauty, and love. Typically when we think of roses, our minds are drawn to Valentine's Day or romantic gestures, but many people choose to grow roses in their gardens to beautify their landscape and enjoy their majesty just because! June is National Rose Month and we're celebrating by telling you the best w ...