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What to Do This Weekend Living in Rentals in Northern California

Oct 10, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

October is filled with so many wonderful things. Leaves are falling and creating fun piles to jump into. You're beginning to think about what silly character you can dress up for halloween to all the different pumpkin patches you can visit to decorate your home with. 

If you live in rentals in Northern California and haven't made any plans yet for this weekend then you are in for a treat! Fall activities abound this weekend in the North State and you are going to have a hard time deciding what to take part in. Luckily, you have Hignell Rentals to help give you a little bit more information about what’s happening this weekend so you can decide what sounds most interesting to you. 

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DIY Halloween Costumes That Won't Break The Bank

Oct 8, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

You either love dressing up for Halloween and plan out your costume months ahead of time or you don’t think you’re doing anything for Halloween until last minute and scramble to find a costume.

If you fall into the latter of the two mentioned above then we're here to help you. We have quick and easy costumes ideas that will have you ready for any party or trick-or-treating event you attend. Just find the category you want to be part of and select your costume!

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Decorating Apartment Front Porches for Halloween or Fall

Oct 3, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Not everybody is a Martha Stewart mastermind when it comes to creativity, decorating and all things crafts. But just because you don’t have extreme crafting skills doesn’t mean that you can’t have Halloween or fall decorations on your front porch.

That’s right, just because you live in Chico or Redding apartments doesn’t mean that you can’t have some fun decorating and getting into the spirit of the season.

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Go 'Nuts' with Your Baking This Fall

Oct 1, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Fall in Northern California is a wonderful season, specifically when it’s time to harvest all our favorite nuts! Soon there will be an abundance of pecans, walnuts, and almonds for you to purchase from local farms or the grocery store.

Baking with fresh ingredients always adds something extra (especially if you purchase from local growers). The only question is, what yummy and delicious recipes will you choose to bake? We are here to help! We have found fifteen recipes, five for each nut, that should have you busy and up to your elbows in baking for the rest of October.

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Rental Living Tips for Scrubbing Your Bathroom Tub & Toilet

Sep 26, 2019 2:30:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

It’s a strange thought that the process of cleaning yourself essentially makes a place dirty, usually this is reserved for places like your dishwasher or washer and dryer.

Since the bathroom is something you see and use every day it's easy to start looking past the soap scum and dirt that's been accumulating over time. Use these rental living tips and tricks to bring your bathroom back to its former glory.

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What To Look Out For When Signing Apartment Leases

Sep 24, 2019 9:45:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

It's an exciting moment when you get the call saying that your apartment application has been approved and you get to start the process of moving in.

You'll head over to the apartment complex and meet with the manager and then begin to go over the lease and other paperwork that's required for review and/or signature.

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Spice Up Your Space! Fall Decorating Tips for Your Rental

Sep 19, 2019 1:45:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Fall is the season of spice. It's the time when all the leaves change into beautiful colors before they fall off the trees and everyone remembers that they have many things to be thankful for. It's also the time for pumpkin patches, corn mazes, hay rides, and haunted houses. Speaking of houses, what are you going to decorate your home with?

The best part about fall is surely the decorations, so we thought we would give you some ideas on how to decorate your rental on a low-cost budget. 

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Sunny and 75: Why Chico Living is Best in the Fall

Sep 17, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

After a sweltering Chico summer, crisp morning air and breezy afternoons are a much welcomed surprise. You could say that the golden glow of sunshine mixed with cooler temps makes Fall our favorite season.

If you're considering moving to Chico and are concerned about our famous sultry summers, this article will remind you that warmer summers make for gorgeous fall weather. Sunshine and 75 degrees are exactly what the doctor ordered, and that's not all a Chico fall has to offer. 

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Window Cleaning Tips for Apartments in Chico California

Sep 12, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Now that fall is almost here and the weather is beginning to get cooler, you might find yourself opening up your windows to let the fresh air in. When this happens, dirty windows are easily noticed and you may question whether or not you should just close your blinds.

Have you ever washed the windows yourself? Some good old fashioned window cleaner, a few paper towels and some elbow grease is all it takes to get them clean, right?

Sometimes, it can be a bigger job than you anticipated.

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Apartment Living Tips: The Stuff You Wished You Hadn't Moved

Sep 10, 2019 10:15:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Did you do your best to go through your clothes, furniture, and appliances before you moved, but still moved things you wish you hadn’t? Was there just no time to go through everything before moving? Whichever situation you find yourself in one thing is certain, you have items you wished you hadn’t moved and you now need to get rid of them.

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Hignell Rentals is Your Home for Northern California Rentals.

At Hignell Rentals we have been maintaining and renting properties in the North State since 1970. We value relationships and caring communities, honoring and encouraging one another, unwavering integrity, uncommon generosity, and growth and innovation. We strive to provide our residents with a quality living environment across the North State in Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville and surrounding areas.