Getting Innovative: Reconnect With Childhood at Crystal Lake


Living in our Crystal Lake community means you have plenty of things to do in Pensacola. Whether you are spending the day around town or here in the community, you do not have to go far to find the perfect summertime activities. Here are a few fun summer activities for adults we would recommend to our residents. Go On a Picnic: There is nothing like … [Read more...]

Take Advantage of Our Community Grills This Summer


Here at Crystal Lake Apartments, we're happy to offer a wide range of amenities to our residents. One such perk which we know you'll love taking advantage of this summer is our community grills. After all, nothing says "summer" like a barbecue at Pensacola apartments! If you plan to do some grilling, here are some essential grilling tips to keep in mind … [Read more...]

3 Great Places to Stargaze Near Pensacola This Summer

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Summer can be an incredibly romantic season. The weather grows warmer than usual, nature is abuzz with sounds and sights, and the sky seems more endless than usual. One of the most enjoyable ways to spend your summer nights is by going out and observing the immense beauty of the stars. There are some great places for stargazing near Pensacola and here at … [Read more...]

Kids Feeling Restless? Create a Bored Board at Crystal Lake

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When your children become bored and restless, you may find them bothering one another or getting into everything. The key to keeping them from getting bored and restless is to give them something to do. You can even get creative with it and keep a permanent list of activities in your Pensacola apartments at Crystal Lake. This permanent list is known as a … [Read more...]

4 Memorable Party Themes for a Spring Gathering at Crystal Lake

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Our Crystal Lake apartments in Pensacola are luxury homes and the resident community here really enjoys entertaining friends and family for formal and informal gatherings and parties. Spring is a perfect season for parties, the weather is beginning to warm so you could invite guests to an outdoor party or hold a small gathering of friends in your apartment. … [Read more...]

Green Thumb? Small-Scale Gardening at Crystal Lake

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Having your own fresh herbs is nice. Fresh herbs add more flavor to your food, and living green plants can really liven up the kitchen or any other room. Growing an indoor herb garden in apartments in Pensacola doesn’t have to be hard. In fact by just following a few simple tips you could be growing in no time. Water and Light – Juggling these … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Cutting Down on Bathroom Clutter at Crystal Lake


Organizing your apartment can be time consuming. You may have already come up with storage solutions, but there is still work to do. When you are working on your bathroom, it can be tricky because of the size of the space. However, there are ways you can cut back on the clutter in your apartment in Pensacola. Here are 5 tips for cutting down on bathroom … [Read more...]

Planning Ahead: Create a Personalized Moving-Day Checklist


Moving to Pensacola can be a very stressful thing to do, especially if you’re coming from the other side of the country. However, proper planning can help you and make sure that you don’t lose your mind the week of a move, or even worse, forget something or have to reschedule on moving day. Use this moving checklist to help you get everything you need to … [Read more...]

Host Your Own DIY Spa Day at Crystal Lake

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Inviting all ladies for a DIY home spa day! Invite your friends over for a spa day, right in the comfort and privacy of your own home. Why spend money going to a spa when you can create the ultimate spa experience at home. Invite your friends over for a day filled with pampering, great company, and an over-all fun time. All you need to create your spa … [Read more...]

Fenced-In Playground Perfect for After-School Fun

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Getting the kids out of doors to run around, tire themselves out, and get some all-important exercise can be a struggle in this day and age. Not only are there all sorts of distractions kids often get caught up in, it can be difficult to even find a place for them to safely play. Fortunately our apartments in Pensacola make it a bit easier thanks to our … [Read more...]