Interior Design

How do you make your living space beautiful? It’s not just about finding the perfect, sunlit loft - you also need to know a little something about design. But don’t worry - you don’t need a fine arts degree to give your home a warm and welcoming vibe. You just need to be thoughtful about your decor and brush up on some smart design advice.

Here on the Common blog, that’s what we’re all about. Read up on the latest tips and tricks to give your apartment the comfy allure it deserves. Whether you’re trying to color-match your furniture, locate the best vintage stores in your city, or just find some houseplants that thrive in a coliving environment, we’ve got you covered.

Interior Design

Find your light: tips from the team at MENU on lighting your apartment

Making sure your space is well-lit sometimes feels more like a science than an art. For the team at MENU it’s a little bit of both.

Interior Design

Loft vs. apartment: what’s the difference?

We break down the differences between these two types of homes.

Interior Design

How to Furnish a Studio Apartment

When you’re living in a small space, you want to make the most of everything from the storage space to the floor space.

Apartment Searching

The design details that make a big difference at Common District

It’s the little things that make a house a home. Hear from our Studio team on how these design details make all the difference at our latest Washington D.C. home.

Interior Design

Spring cleaning: decluttering your space

Spring is officially here, which means you should start dusting, getting rid of junk, and spring cleaning your entire home. Here’s how.

Interior Design

The Best (And Cheapest) Furniture Stores Near You

You don’t have to break the bank to design a beautiful home. These are some of the best cost-effective furniture stores in every city.