Decorating Questions

What kinds of decorating are allowed?

You are welcome to add personal touches to your home; however certain permanent or damaging changes cannot and will not be tolerated. Listed below are some basic guidelines. Please call your site manager to ensure you will be in compliance with Housing Authority rules and regulations.

  • You may put up curtains, use throw rugs, and hang pictures and other decorative items in your apartment. Please remember to decorate with removable materials and fasteners that do not cause serious or permanent damage to any walls, floors, doors, cabinets etc.
  • Use removable strips to attach rugs or carpet to the floors. Permanent floor coverings such as vinyl, carpet or tile are strictly prohibited.
  • Ceiling hooks are not allowed for any reason.
  • Wallpaper is not allowed. Painting is only allowed with written permission from your site manager.