The idea of taking a living space and turning it into a home is one that is incredibly intimidating for many. After all, how can you combine things that you enjoy, that also work well in your space, that also fits into your budget? No matter who you are, that’s quite the challenge!

Luckily, at Summit Riverside Apartments in Littleton, our goal is to provide our tenants with a number of different floor plans to suit their needs. Whether you’re looking for a studio apartment, a 1-bedroom apartment, a 2-bedroom apartment, or even an apartment with loft space, you’ll find it at Summit Riverside.

Once you find the space that’s right for you, it’s time to decide how you’ll decorate. As we mentioned, that can be challenging. After all, you want to feel comfortable in your apartment when you come home at the end of a long day. That’s why in today’s post, we’re sharing a few of our favorite apartment decorating resources. No matter your budget, you’re sure to find some helpful tips below to help turn your apartment into your own personal oasis. Keep reading to learn more!

Tips and Tricks for Apartment Decorating

Apartment Therapy

The tried-and-true DIY resource for decorating your apartment for years now, Apartment Therapy is an incredible wealth of information. Their house tours have been mainstays on the site for years, allowing readers a glimpse into a vast array of different types of living spaces and design styles. The tours also often include interviews with the people who live there who share where they got certain items and what their design approach looks like.

Apartment Therapy also has sections on design, projects, organizing and cleaning suggestions, and much more. They even highlight sales at some of the best decor stores around, allowing readers to get the items they need for their apartments at the best prices. Having been around for so many years, their website is one that you could spend days on, searching through the archives and discovering all of the inspiration you need to make your living space shine.


Although there are certainly pros and cons to getting furniture and decorations from Ikea, the fact that it’s a short 20-minute-or-so drive from our apartment complex makes it a place that’s worth checking out. Many of the products you’ll find are easy to assemble and there are plenty of options to customize them to suit your needs. A quick Google search for “ikea hacks” will provide you with plenty of inspiration!

And speaking of inspiration, there’s a section on their website dedicated specifically to highlighting living spaces that utilize their products. Will the stuff you buy from Ikea last you a lifetime? Probably not, but their budget-friendly approach and thoughtful designs can provide you with some apartment staples that you’re sure to love. Whether you’ve loved them or hated them in the past, we think it’s worth it the quick trip to go check out what they’re currently offering. Our advice? Make the drive over on a weeknight when it’s not as busy and treat yourself to your favorite local restaurant on the way home. It’s a win/win!

Apartment 34

If you’re interested in “inspiring tips and ideas for an intentional approach to modern living” or “all the good stuff that helps elevate daily life,” you’re sure to appreciate Apartment 34. With a space on their site dedicated specifically to home decor, you can find inspiration for your bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, and living room. There’s even a section for ideas to steal that shares a few brilliant ideas and then offers advice on how you can make them a reality in your own living space.

They also offer ideas for entertaining guests including recipes for dinner parties, how to decorate common spaces, and suggestions on how to throw the perfect summer brunch. In other words, no matter what type of apartment inspiration you’re looking for, you’ll likely find something that sparks your creativity at Apartment 34.

Searching for the Perfect Apartment for Rent in Littleton?

With the resources above, we’re sure you’ll find plenty of great ideas for how you can turn your space into one that welcomes you home each time you open the door. There’s nothing in the world that’s better than stepping into the relaxation of your apartment. Luckily, Littleton is one of the best places to live on the planet. We’re fortunate to live in such an awesome state where there’s plenty to see and do, and to be able to come home to living spaces that we actually like living in.

If you’re searching for an apartment, you owe it to yourself to come by and see Summit Riverside Apartments in person. Schedule a tour today and we’d be glad to show you around. We look forward to meeting you!