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What Can You Put in the Dumpster at Your Apartment?

Mar 16, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

We've all had that moment where you need to dispose of something and you're not sure what to do with it. It is garbage? Can you recycle it? Will it even fit into your trash bin? For those of you who are wondering what you can put in the dumpster at your Chico or Redding apartment, we have the answers...

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What to Do When You’re Stuck Inside Your Apartment

Feb 28, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When it rains or if you're under the weather, then you have the inability for outside activities. All the rain in Northern California this year, along with flu season, means people have been stuck at home.

If you're stuck inside your apartment in Chico or Redding, we have some ideas for you to bide the time. 

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Parking Secrets for Downtown Chico at Your Chico Apartment

Feb 16, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Downtown Chico is a great place to grab lunch, shop, or meet friends for happy hour. For those lucky enough to live in a Chico apartment within walking distance to downtown, parking probably isn’t an issue, but there are a limited number of apartments that close.

Sometimes, especially when all the Chico State students are in town, it can be a challenge to find parking. If you just head blindly into downtown you might get lucky, but odds are you are going to circle the block a few times searching for a spot close to your destination and then have to backtrack and look farther out. If you want to be able to get in and out of Downtown Chico quickly, you have to know these parking secrets.

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Clubhouse Rules at Your Chico Apartment Complex

Jan 24, 2018 9:19:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

One of the benefits to living in a Chico apartment is the amenities that are offered to you both inside your apartment and around the complex. While each complex has its own list of outdoor amenities, there are some that are universal. For instance, each complex has a swimming pool, lighted parking, and BBQs. The biggest and best amenity we have is our recreation room, also known as a clubhouse, which is available at almost all of the Chico apartment complexes.

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Apartment Living Hacks for Getting Mail and Amazon Packages

Jan 20, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

With the continuing rise in online shopping, especially around the holidays, there has been a spike in package theft. So what can you do to make sure you don’t become one of the 30% of Americans who say they have experienced package theft? Try to make sure you’ll be around when your package is delivered, and if you know you’ll be at work or out of town you should take precautions. Package theft can occur within minutes of delivery. Check out these package delivery hacks for apartment living.

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Etiquette Tips for Apartment Living with Pools

Jan 12, 2018 9:19:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Everybody loves the pool. When summer temperatures can spike well over one-hundred degrees, apartment living with pools are is in high demand. 

Swimming is a great way to beat the heat without breaking the bank on your air conditioning bill. Apartment living in a diverse community means that people may have different expectations for behavior in and around the pool. 

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How to Clean Apartments Without Really Trying

Sep 27, 2017 9:19:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Everyone has heard of spring cleaning, but did you know that there's such a thing as fall cleaning? Well it exists, even if it doesn’t have the same ring to it as spring cleaning does.

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My First Apartment: Tips for First Time Renters

Jul 14, 2017 9:19:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Moving out on your own is a big step. It’s time to step into the real world and start looking for your very first apartment (Yay!).

Renting your first apartment can be an exciting experience as you search for the perfect space to express yourself. At the same time though, it can be a stressful experience because of all the decisions that need to be made. You might be thinking, "How am I going to manage moving into my first apartment, take care of bills, balance work and a social life, get my chores done, and not forget anything?"

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Safety Reminder: Pool Area Rules at Your Apartment

Jun 19, 2017 12:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

The sun is out and the sky is blue, which means it's time to get out and enjoy the amenities at your Chico or Redding apartment. Cool off in the beautiful spacious pools or relax in the hot tub. Enjoy the warm weather and have a blast this summer.

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Rental Living Tips for Saving Energy

Apr 14, 2017 9:20:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

The warm weather will be here soon and it's never too early to start saving on your energy bill. Instead of turning on your air conditioner, constantly leaving fans on for circulation and other costly actions that will leave your wallet hurting, try these rental living tips to help keep as many pennies in your possession as possible during the hot months.

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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.