Coffee Table Leg Or Chew Toy?!

dog chewing on furniture

Imagine if you will, a game show for dogs. "Today our contestant is Zoey, a pug from Atlanta. Zoey, you must determine if the item in front of you is a chew toy or furniture." Chances are you won't see that on the Game Show Network any time soon, but it is a real problem that "puppy parents" face daily. How do you stop your dog from chewing on the … [Read more...]

Staff Development

Carter-Haston staff displays their artwork

The staff of The Preserve at Dunwoody apartments went to Just for Giggles with fellow members of the Carter-Haston family of properties so we could take a painting class and brainstorm on ways to better serve our residents. It was a great day and we came away with a renewed energy for providing the best service in the industry as well as a painting! Bet … [Read more...]

Simple Changes For A “New” Kitchen

herb kitchen towels

Want a new kitchen? Unless you plan on spending a fortune it's just not going to happen...or is it?! There are a few things you can do in the kitchen to give it a "new" look. has a few kitchen decorating suggestions that won't break the bank. Don't paint or wallpaper your entire kitchen - that's just a waste of money. Find a wallpaper … [Read more...]

The Polar Plunge – February 19

Polar Plunge

Looking for something to do on Saturday, February 19? How about jumping in the water at Lake Lanier Islands Beach and Water Park? The Polar Plunge is an event benefiting Special Olympics. "Plungers" (event participants) collect pledges to get the unique experience of jumping in the ice cold water of Lake Lanier. Both individuals and groups are encouraged … [Read more...]

Find What You Need In An Apartment

Preserve at Dunwoody sign

Finding a new apartment can be both exciting and stressful at the same time. There are few questions you should ask yourself before looking for a new apartment. Determine the number of people who will be living in your apartment - Is it just you? Is it you and one roommate? Is it you and your family? What size kitchen do you need - Are you big on … [Read more...]