Top 3 Spots for Summer Salads around Davisville Village

If you were a big fan of The Simpsons growing up, you might have heard that you don’t win friends with salad. We beg to differ during the summer months and fortunately there are a number of summer salad options close to Greenrock Property Management’s Davisville Village apartments that will win just about anyone over! Here are our top three spots for summer salads close to home.

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Community Profile: Village Green

Village Green is located in the heart of Toronto’s Church Wellesley Village. As the name indicates, the intersection of Church and Wellesley is the hub of this lively neighbourhood.  The area’s boundaries are Gerrard to the South, Yonge to the West, Charles to the north and Jarvis to the east. This proud and open-minded area was the city’s first LGBT-oriented neighbourhood and home to Toronto’s annual Pride celebrations.  At Greenrock Property Management, we’re happy to be a part of Church Wellesley Village from our Village Green apartment community in downtown Toronto.

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Make the most of your bathroom space

Sometimes it can be a challenge to cram all the necessities into an apartment bathroom. It can be especially tough if you’re anything like us and love lots of products and accessories. When unpacking a new bathroom for an apartment space, make a point to incorporate functional storage pieces. Not sure where to start? After adopting Greenrock’s bathroom storage tips you’ll shave time off your morning pampering routine by having everything just where it needs to be.

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Apartment DIY Inspiration

As a renter, you shouldn’t feel limited in what you can do with your space. Of course, there is the damage deposit to keep in mind (and we thank you for remembering that) but there’s a lot that you can do with a bit of creativity and some elbow grease. Today’s post is a roundup of DIY projects and bloggers to inspire some change and space efficiency around your home. We challenge you to incorporate a few of these projects around your Don Mills apartment in Toronto.

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Toronto Biking 101

If you’re sick of Toronto’s gridlock and battling the  crowds in the TTC, there’s a solution. Pick up a bike and get out there! Not only does this two wheeled wonder make the city seem smaller but it’s also the most economical form of city travel. A leisurely bike ride can also be a fun way to spend an evening or a few hours on the weekend.  So what are you waiting for? Here’s Greenrock’s beginners guide to bike shares, rentals and beginner trails in Toronto.

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Buying your first bed

A good night’s sleep is tough to get these days. There’s so much going on in the summer that keeps the mind running at night. Did you know that the average adult needs about eight hours of sleep every night? The perfect bed makes a big difference in getting the required hours of sleep we all need. There are a number of signs you need a new bed:

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Tips for making a home office in your guest room

Apartment living means being efficient with the space that you rent. Creating a room that works both for guests and as a home office can transform the look and feel of an apartment. Even if you don’t have an extra bedroom, a living room can double as an office and guest space. Here is Greenock’s guide for making a home office and guest room for your Toronto apartment.

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Toronto Beaches 101

Sugar Beach

Sometimes it’s so easy to get caught up in the rhythm of the city and you forget that Toronto is right on the lake. Many of the beaches in Toronto are recognized for maintaining high environmental standards and high water quality.  Here are the Greenrock Property Management team’s picks for the best beaches in Toronto.

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