Cool and very cozy studio in the center of Brussels. 5 min walk from Pl. Saint Catherine, 10 min walk from Grand Place. Very close to metro station Bourse. It's placed on a quiet, multicultural street.
PLEASE READ IN CASE YOU CONSIDER TO RENT MY PLACE:
“MANUAL FOR THE FLAT”
FIRST OF ALL: WELCOME!
IMPORTANT THINGS TO FOLLOW:
NO ARRIVALS&DEPARTURES BEFORE 10.00am and AFTER 22.00! - apartment is on the second floor, once you come up from stairs the left. - INTERNET: code/ password: will be given to you at home
- Please respect the neighbors: don’t make troublesome noise after 23:00 pm especially in the week days!
-once leaving the house please ALWAYS: * lock the front door on upper and middle lock - both! double turn! * lock the back door from bathroom: always closed on minimum two locks - you can choose which one ;) * close ALL the windows - front door of the flat opens easier if you push from the bottom /with your foot/ - otherwise you force it little bit. - PLEASE don’t walk in shoes - unless occasionally ;) - NO SMOKING IN THE BEDROOM
smoking = OK in the living room WITH AN OPEN WINDOW! or in the small courtyard or in the bathroom with open door
- MIDDLE DOOR: THE DOOR BETWEEN THE TWO ROOMS: please don’t close it completely! they are little broken, please don’t force it also don’t open them totally! /do not open the right side looking form the kitchen../
- WASHING DISHES: please each time you use the sink in the kitchen make sure to dry all the wood around it once you’re finished….otherwise the wood destroys, gets swollen etc. the spoon behind the robinet is to protect /complicated/ please don’t move it! BATHROOM: There is not heating in the bathroom . FLOWERS
PLEASE GIVE WATER TO THE PLANTS!
I left small notes indicating if they like a lot of it etc. some of them like it a lot. it visible if they miss it .
Please don’t forget also the plants in the bathroom and in the small courtyard. IF IT HAPPENS THAT YOU BREAK SOME GLASS, COUP, PLATE - anything, please just let me know…I know “things can happen” but I really don’t like to discover it afterwards.. PLACE FOR YOUR CLOTHES: I made free 1 drawer in the furniture under the window in bedroom. There is no place in the wardrobe - for hanging things: so if you really need it, please note that in my place it’s not possible. The bed has clean sheets etc. There are two towels for you. HEATING: If you feel cold, please turn the hitting on: best in the bedroom. It warms up all apartment fast. If you turn on the heating in the living room please take the flowers off the heater! PLEASE TURN OFF THE HEATING ONCE YOU LEAVE for good :) RUBBISH PLANNING : the calendar is hanging in the first upper cupboard on the right side facing the kitchen. please respect yellow, blue etc. me normally I keep the blue bag in the small courtyard behind the bathroom. WASHING MACHINE: 1/2 floor up form this apartment. key is the key with blue thingy on it -key changing on the entrance door “EMERGENCIES”: Pressure of boiler: if the pressure goes down = under the red line please fill up the water : open the red things valves / first upper one than lower one /. Let the water run until the arrow is on the nr 1. *all phone numbers: of me, my man: Valentin and possible one of my best friends, who is in town while you’re visiting, will be given on the place.
my name is natalia. I live in Brussels. I'm a dancer/ performer.
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