Make Your Living Room Look Better With These 5 Tips

Decor tips to make your living room look better

Every once in a while it is nice to spruce up the rooms in your apartment.Try out one of these apartment decorating tips this weekend to make a change in your living room. Clear the Clutter: Toss anything broken, anything which you have not used in six months or more, or anything with bad memories. Cleaning out the room, almost immediately make it … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Remembering to Pay Your Rent On Time

How to remember to pay the rent

With everything you have to take care of in a day, paying rent may be the last thing on your mind. Take advantage of all the small ways that you can remind yourself and paying your rent on time will be a breeze! Set up an automatic payment with your bank. You know that rent will be the same every month. Set up a payment schedule with your bank so that … [Read more...]

Rent a Washer and Dryer for Your Apartment

Renting a washer and dryer for your apartment

If you have ever had to go out to do laundry, you know what a hassle it can be. Having to wait for a washer, waiting there so no one takes your clothes out of the washer, and wondering just what the washer was used for before you, can be stressful. There is a simple luxury in having your own washer and dryer which cannot be beat. At our apartments, consider … [Read more...]

Have a Fresh Meal at Cafe Express

Cafe Express

One fun thing about moving to a new area, is trying local food. There are many top chefs who call Texas their home. From steak dinners to succulent seafood, the option for food near our apartments is endless. This fall, make a healthy choice when you stop in for lunch at Cafe Express. One of our favorite Plano restaurants, the menu at Cafe Express, … [Read more...]

Enjoy Great Food at The Great Texas Food Truck

The Great Texas Food Truck Rally

There is some amazing food right near our apartments. Some of the places to grab dinner are the traditional spots, such as East Hampton Sandwich Company, which we all know about. Some of the places to grab dinner are always on the go. If you have not yet tried the delicious food trucks in our area, The Great Texas Food Truck Rally is your chance. On … [Read more...]

How to Keep Your Houseplants Well Lit

Keep Houseplants Well Lit

Houseplants are a great addition to any apartment. Plants help clear the air, they add a pop of color and they make your home feel more warm and inviting. To help your plants flourish, it is important that they get proper water and light. For healthy plants in your home, here are our top apartment living tips for houseplants.  Many plants will do … [Read more...]

5 Decor Tips for Your Apartment

Apartment Decor Tips

It can be tough to move into a new apartment. When you first walk in, there are only bare walls. However, with some innovative apartment decorating tips and ideas, your new space can quickly become your new home. For a feminine style with a modern twist, opt for new shades of pink. Hot pink, salmon or deep blush look great against chocolates or clean … [Read more...]

3 Household Items You Might Need to Replace

Toaster Oven

When living in an apartment there are certain things which make it feel more like a home. The accents which you have in your space raise the level of luxury. This season, take a look at the following three items and decide if it is time for you to upgrade. One of our favorite apartment and household tips has to do with the kitchen. The appliances and … [Read more...]

Our Pet Friendly Apartment Community Has Dog Runs for Exercise

Dog Exercise

Your dog was born to run free and chase wildlife. Living at an apartment can sometimes be a challenge for a pet owner. At our pet friendly apartments in Plano, your dog has plenty of space. The community dog run is the perfect place for Fido to burn off calories first thing in the morning or when you come home from work. Getting enough exercise is … [Read more...]

Give Your Apartment a Southwestern Feel With These 3 Tips


Here at Parkside at Legacy, we love sharing tips with our residents which can make their lives easier, more interesting and more fun. And we know you appreciate it as well! With that in mind, here are some apartment decorating tips for those of you who are looking to give your home a Southwestern feel: Use color. Take a cue from nature and bring the … [Read more...]