Your First Apartment Checklist For Greenwood 12/23/2020 You found the best place with the right floor plan for your first apartment. Now, you filled out the agreement, packed your bags, and you’re ready for moving day. However, knowing what you’ll need for your own place can get confusing. What items should make the list for your first apartment checklist for Greenwood?Here’s a checklist of the essentials that you need to move in. You might be able to take some of these essential items from your old home, but for other things you might need to shop at IKEA or Greenwood’s local furniture outlet. Online stores like Amazon are always helpful. We’ll also provide you with a quick list of extra items that can make living on your own a little better. Greenwood First Apartment Checklist: The BedroomThese needed items work perfectly for a one-bedroom apartment, as you need somewhere to put your bed and store your clothes. If you are leasing a 2- or 3-bedroom apartment, these items also work well for a guest room.Essentials:MattressAt least two good pillowsBed sheetsBlanket or comforterBedframeDresser or armoireClothes hangersNext step up:Headboard for your bedFull length mirrorNightstand and table lampPortable laundry hamperAdditional blanketsTelevisionShoe rackGreenwood First Apartment Checklist: The Living RoomWhether you refer to it as the the family room or the living room, it’s the place where you’ll spend a good amount of your time. It’s also the room where you’ll spend time with guests (although many events wind up in the kitchen). Essentials:Sofa or a few comfy chairsExtra seatingCoffee tableEntertainment center or TV standTVAlso nice:Side tablesShelves for books, DVDs, or decorationsThrow pillows and napping blanketsArea rugGreenwood First Apartment Checklist: The Kitchen/Dining RoomThe kitchen is easier to know what you need for a first-time renter because many of your appliances -- like the oven, refrigerator, and dishwasher -- come with your apartment. You only really need a table and chairs for the dining area, but we recommend being able to seat at least four. Even if you live in a studio apartment, you’ll want to eat at the table with friends or family.Essentials:Dining table and chairs (for 4)Plates, glasses, and silverware (4 place settings)MugsMixing spoon, can opener, spatulaMicrowave-if not providedA good skillet or frying panA baking sheetA sharp chef knifePot for boiling waterOven mittsAlso Nice:Shelves or china cabinet for holding extra dishesCoffee potSpices, including salt and pepperDish soap and scrub brushStorage containersPotato peeler, cheese grater, and other kitchen toolsA knife set with standMixing bowls and measuring cupsFood -- It’s always helpful to move in with a fully-stocked fridgeGreenwood First Apartment Checklist: The BathroomThe bathroom is rather straightforward, as the shower, sinks, toilets, and medicine cabinets are already there. If you have a guest bathroom, all you really need is toilet paper, soap, and a hand towel. There are only a few essentials needed in your main or master bath, which makes it pretty simple to fill.Essentials:Toilet paperSoapToothpaste, toothbrush, and other individual toiletriesShampooBath and hand towelsShower liner, shower curtain, and hooksTrash canAlso Nice:Shower matWall hooks for bathrobes and towelsToothbrush holderGreenwood First Apartment Checklist: Other ItemsSome necessities can’t be confined to a single room. Buy these necessities for a smooth move.Essentials:Cleaning supplies and productsTrash pails for every roomVacuumBroom and dustpanLaundry detergentSmall tool set of a flathead screwdriver, Phillips head screwdriver, hammer, and small wrenchAlso Nice:Pictures or photos for your wallDesk for work or billsPersonal accessoriesExtra light bulbsMop or sweeperExtension and charging cordsFront doormatTowels and bag for the apartment pool and fitness centerTour What Could Be Your First Greenwood Apartment At Verge Luxury FlatsRemember, the first item on your first apartment checklist should be securing an apartment lease! Come and visit Verge Luxury Flats and learn about the perfect community for your first apartment. Contact us at (317) 751-1744 or hit the Schedule a Tour button and visit us soon!