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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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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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Celebrating Labor Day in Chico and Redding Rental Properties

Aug 29, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Have you ever stopped to consider why we celebrate Labor Day? At Hignell Rentals we’re just as excited as you are for a three day weekend, retail sales and specials, and an excuse to barbecue and spend the day out on the lake. But we got to thinking, how much do we really know about Labor Day? So here’s what we learned, with a few fun tips mixed in.

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How to Easily Deep Clean Your Mattress in Chico and Redding Rentals

Aug 22, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Working on doing a deep clean in Chico and Redding rentals and wondering if you forgot something? Don’t forget to give your mattress some attention. Just think, if you're taking the time to deep clean your mattress, you might have a better night’s sleep because you aren’t being exposed to the nastiness that your mattress collects every time you snuggle into bed. 

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Top 10 Rental Living Tips When Looking for an Apartment

Aug 5, 2019 4:59:09 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Are you looking for a new apartment in Chico or Redding? Rental living can be a very fun and rewarding experience. What is generally not so much fun though is finding a place to stay. There are so many variables and questions to consider that it all gets confusing and frustrating. It doesn’t have to be that way though. Knowing what to look for and what questions to ask can make searching for a new apartment fun, easy and exciting.

The following 10 tips will help you in your search for an apartment.

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Why Rental Living Might Be Better for You Than Buying a Home

Aug 1, 2019 11:23:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

You've been told that the "American Dream" is to own your own home. While this is true for many people there are often times when rental living is more advantageous for you. 

If you're unsure if owning or renting is best, take a look at the following to help determine if rental living in Chico or Redding is for you. Every person has their own unique situation and you'll have to figure out what's best for you.

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7 Ways to Rescue a Rental Property Bedroom

Jul 30, 2019 10:13:52 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Your bedroom is your sanctuary and it should be treated that way. It’s not so much about what it looks like, but more about how it makes you feel. It should be your escape, your place of peace, relaxation, and rest. The best way to create this kind of atmosphere in your Chico or Redding rental property is by doing a few small actions each day. We’ve included a couple of bigger tasks too.  

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3 FAQs About Renters Insurance

Jul 26, 2019 11:39:29 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

The unimaginable happens. You're cooking in your kitchen and a grease fire starts. Or You forgot to blow out the candle before you went to bed. Maybe the neighbor above you left a burner on. All of a sudden your world has changed.

You never know when a fire could potentially take down your home. Whether you're in the process of searching for a rental property in Chico or Redding, or you already live in a rental property you love, it's important to be safe and proactive before there's an emergency.

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What to Know About Renter’s Insurance if You Live in a Rental Property

Jun 21, 2019 1:39:51 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Look around your rental property. Maybe you have your BBQ on the patio, the TV in the living room, a new bedroom set, a bookshelf full of books, and your DVD collection. After you add the value of every piece of furniture, decorations, and other personal belongings that amount is probably more than you think! 

Whether you're currently searching for a rental property in Chico and Redding, or you've been renting for years, you still need renter’s insurance. Here are answers to three big questions you might have about renter’s insurance.
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The 3 Step Guide to Renter's Insurance

May 24, 2019 1:23:07 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Renter's insurance isn’t just for the worry warts, nerds, and type-A’s of the world. It's actually an incredibly smart and practical resource to have in your corner, especially for those unpredictable (costly) moments in life.

Skipping two Starbucks drinks a month could be what stands between you and the financial loss of that $1,800 Mac Book Pro you so dearly love, or the family heirloom bracelet your grandma gave you, or even the sum total of your entire living room. Accidents happen, theft happens, and natural disasters definitely happen.

Don’t be naïve about renter's insurance -- give up one restaurant cheeseburger a month, and buy into a plan that could save you from serious financial setback. Check out this easy 3 step guide to get started.

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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.