Preparing Your Apartment Unit for the Cold Winter Months

The temperatures keep on dropping outside, and winter is here to stay.

The temperatures keep on dropping outside, and winter is here to stay. While we cannot control the weather, we can absolutely control how we prepare and react to each situation. It is time to start preparing your apartment unit for the weather, and we’re here to provide some helpful tips to help you in getting started with the process. Read on to learn how you’re able to totally winterize your apartment unit in preparation for the cold winter months!

Add Floor Coverings

If you’ve got wood-style flooring in your house, you may notice that it can get a bit cold during the winter. Rather than suffering from cold feet, consider adding some floor coverings into your home too. The very best way to go about this is with some rugs, especially the fluffy, soft, teddy bear-style ones. Once things warm up in a couple of months, you can move these rugs from the floor and use them as wall decorations instead.

Break Out Your Winter Bedding

Nobody wants to remain cold in their bed! It is time to replace the thin sheets with cozy, warm ones for the winter. Remember, the heavier and fluffier sheets and blankets will warm you. You can also consider investing in a heated blanket for those very cold nights. There isn’t anything better than turning on your heated blanket for a few minutes before bed and then crawling into a comfortable, cozy paradise to end the day.

Create a Winter Kit

Anything can happen in the winter season! From getting snowed in your apartment to power outages, it is important to be ready. Get together a winter kit for these occasions. The kit should include things like flashlights, batteries, hand warmers, snacks, candles, and warm clothes. You could also add a few more fun things to the winter kit for those snow days, like a pack of cards or some board games. The more prepared you are for a winter storm, the better. Ask your roommates if they’d like to pitch in for a winter kit, as this would make for a fun afternoon activity in your apartment unit.

Come Home to Comfort and Convenience at Prescott Square Apartments

Nestled in the wooded hills of Pikesville, yet just moments away from Baltimore, Reisterstown, Randallstown, Millford Mill, Gwynn Oak, Old Court, Owings Mills, Garrison, Lochearn, and Windsor Mill, Prescott Square Apartments offers spacious apartment living spaces for everyone! We offer two-bedroom homes with wall-to-wall carpeting/hardwood flooring, central A/C, access to oversized patios/balconies, and maintenance whenever you need it. To set up an appointment to take a look at our apartments, call us at 443-213-8584 or visit our website!