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Start Decorating Chico and Redding Rental Properties for Fall Today!

Sep 21, 2021 8:37:51 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When you're looking around your apartment, do you see all the summer decor you set out a few months back? With school back in session and the leaves just slowly falling here and there it's pretty safe to start getting your apartment officially ready for the fall season. 

It may seem a little too soon since the weather dropped below 80 for the first time in several months over the weekend, but Wednesday is the first official day of fall so we are here to help! Check out these quick tips to decorate for fall in Chico or Redding rental properties. 

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5 Ways to Give Your Chico Rental Properties Some Love

Sep 11, 2021 3:54:00 PM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When moving into a new place or after being in the same location for awhile, you might feel like you need to refresh your living space in ways that won’t break the bank or challenge your lease agreement. Sometimes just a little bit of TLC and a few updates is all it will take to revive the Chico rental properties where you live.

Here are some ideas to get you started:

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6 Online Rental Living Sites to Visit if You Live in a Rental

Aug 27, 2021 8:15:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Rental living is more than just paying your bills on time, keeping peace with your neighbors, and getting your security deposit back. It’s making your rental feel like home!

One of the best ways to do this is to browse the web and get answers to any questions you have about all things rental living. Learning what others are doing make it easier to find tips and tricks that inspire you in your own home decorating and rearranging. 

Since we love to make life easier for you, we've already done the grunt work for you and found our 6 favorite places on the internet to get information and inspiration for your rental. 

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Hignell Rentals Brings You the Next Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Aug 18, 2021 8:45:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Think about everything that you use in a day that makes your life easier. We drive our cars to work after we grab our coffee from the coffee maker and even use a lint roller on our outfit to make it look perfect.

Everywhere we look we have inventions that make our lives easier. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a resource to help make your rental experience easier?

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Do Your Part by Conserving Water in North State Rental Properties

Aug 11, 2021 11:19:34 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Living in Northern California means you've heard a lot about the need for Californians to conserve water and be conscious of our usage.

The average person uses between 80-100 gallons of water per day. But how do you reduce that when you rent an apartment?

Lucky for you we have a few tips that will help you lower your water usage while living in North State rental properties.

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How to Keep Your Pets Cool in Chico and Redding Rental Properties

Jun 18, 2021 9:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

With the summer heat with us, it is common to have that air conditioning running while you are at home. But what about when you aren’t at home? Do you keep your pets and their livelihood in mind when you walk out that door? Here are a six tips to implement to help your pet stay cooler in your rental while you are away.

1. Keep Air Moving

For your pets, it's important to keep the room that they are in as cool as possible. Do this by keeping the fans on for constant circulation. You don’t want your pet to be sitting in a room that is not only hot but stuffy as well.

2. Set the Thermostat

You can program your air conditioner to come on at certain points of the day or when it hits a hotter temperature. When pets are inside the house during hot temperatures, they should be a rental that has a thermostat set to 78-80 degrees. You can figure out which point of the days gets the hottest in your rental so you can schedule the thermostat to help keep your pet cool.
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What’s Your Apartment Aesthetic?

May 6, 2021 9:16:40 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

When it comes to decorating your apartment what type of aesthetic are you aiming for? Are you more farmhouse or bohemian? Whether you know by heart which aesthetic is for you or you like a few of them and just need to decide, do you know how to decorate based on aesthetics?

Creating a Pinterest board of rooms you like is a great start, but how do you know which items to pick in the photo or where to purchase them? Sometimes pinning images can do more harm than good when you aren’t sure where to start.

We found this article below that will not only help you identify which aesthetic fits you best, but also help you decide which items to get and where to purchase!

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Renter's Insurance & What To Place In Your Fireproof Box

Mar 24, 2021 8:00:00 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

There are so many things you need when it comes to renting your apartment or home, but one of the most important things is making sure you have renter's insurance! It’s a non-negotiable, especially with how cheap it is. It’s the type of insurance you purchase with the hope of never needing it. On the off chance you end up needing it, it's is a huge relief knowing you thought ahead!  

Along with renter's insurance, it’s important to also think ahead to what needs to go into your fireproof box, especially in California. Wildfires have been so prevalent in our state that making sure your important documents are safe is a no-brainer.

Let’s talk renter's insurance first, then we’ll cover where to purchase a fireproof box and what you should place inside it!

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Moving Companies to Use in Chico and Redding Areas

Mar 15, 2021 9:50:36 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

As we’ve said many times, the entire process of moving can be overwhelming and stressful. Because of this, we do all we can to help lower your stress with tips and tricks in every area of the moving process.

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Change of Address Checklist

Mar 8, 2021 8:35:43 AM / by Hignell Rentals Team

Moving to a new address can be so exciting yet exhausting at the same time. There are so many different things you have to remember in addition to just packing up your old place and physically moving it to your new place. 

We want to help you make sure you don’t miss any details in the midst of your move! Part of those details is making sure you've notified everyone who needs to be notified of your change in address. With everything else you have to accomplish within your move, it's one that can easily slip through the cracks.

That’s why we found the best article that lists out all the places you need to notify when you have a change of address! We also created a handy printable checklist for you. 

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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.