Holiday Party Tips and Tricks

The holiday season is a special time of year filled with celebrations and reflections. Holiday gatherings abound and provide wonderful opportunities to connect with dear friends, family, neighbors, and loved ones. Regardless of where you are, spending time with those you care about matters. Despite all the festivities, planning a holiday event can be a…

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A Message of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a truly special time of year. It allows us to slow down just a little and spend more quality time with friends, neighbors, family, and loved ones. This holiday is also the perfect opportunity for reflection and gratitude. Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, we want to share our own special message of thanks.…

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Roommates: 5 Tips for Living Together

Living with roommates can foster meaningful relationships and create lasting friends. Roommates have lots of benefits, including saving money, dividing chores, and forging friendships. Yet, roommates also can bring challenges. Sharing your space with someone else isn’t always easy and ensuring you both have the same expectations is crucial How can you ensure that your…

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Spooktacular Halloween Party Ideas

There's nothing quite as scary as a terrible Halloween party. Not even the scariest monster or terrifing movie can cmpare! Ok, we might be strecthing that a little, but Halloween is a holiday all about having some fun and a few scares (the good kind). This one of our favorite holidays because it’s a great…

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Top Tips for Fall Fitness

The heat is breaking and we’re all settling back into our typical routines at school and work. This return to more consistent schedules is one reason that fall is a great time to commit to a fitness routine. Focusing on fall fitness can pay dividends through the rest of the year too. The good habits you…

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Best Questions to Ask When Renting an Apartment

It’s crucial to know what questions to ask when renting an apartment, especially as you’re beginning your apartment hunt in Blacksburg. Some questions can make a huge difference in whether you should lease! We rounded up the best questions to ask before leasing an apartment that will help make sure your new apartment home is…

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How to Decorate Your Apartment This Fall

Although we’re sad to see the summer season leave us soon, we can’t wait for the aromas of pumpkin pie, the crunch of leaves under our feet and all the beautiful colors of fall. As the new season arrives, there’s no better time to be inspired by the latest seasonal apartment trends.  Let’s take a…

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3 Tips for a Sizzlin’ Labor Day Bash

We love summer and can't believe it’s coming to an end soon. Don’t worry because you can still celebrate this sunny season with a Labor Day bash. At Hethwood, we believe it’s how you live that matters and love a good reason to bring people together to create lasting memories. If you’re thinking of hosting…

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Apartment Gardening Tips and Hacks

We love adding fresh ingredients to our meals and what’s even better is when you grew those ingredients yourself. Apartment gardening is exploding across the country because it allows residents to enjoy the perks of gardening on a smaller scale. Plus, there are few things better than fresh basil and cherry tomatoes from YOUR garden.…

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How to Host a Sizzlin’ Summer Bash

This summer has been incredible thus far and we’re excited for what’s next! We’ve been gathering for community events, relaxing by the pool, and making lasting memories. At Hethwood, we believe it’s how you live that matters and love a fun reason to bring friends and neighbors together for a great time! Here’s how to…

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