NEW flooring upgrade for 2015…

NEW flooring for 2015! King & Queen Apartments is getting a new look!  Carpet is being removed and new flooring is being installed in several apartments. See pictures of what the upgrade will look like below:                 Interested in moving to King & Queen Apartments?  Apartments are leasing NOW.  Management is receiving and … Read More

Bath Tub Cleaning Instructions

In the summers of 2013 and 2014, the porcelain of several bath tubs throughout the apartment complex were professionally resurfaced and re-coated, bringing them to virtually brand new condition. Before cleaning your bath tub, please review and follow the cleaning instructions below to avoid damaging the new coating material that was added during the resurfacing process. Bath Tub Cleaning Instructions: … Read More

Surry Power Plant Siren Test Schedule

Dominion Power’s  Surry Nuclear Power Station, located in Surry, VA (to the south of Williamsburg, across the James River) supplies power to the Tidewater Area. Full-scale tests of the Early Warning Siren System (EWSS) surrounding the Surry Power Station are scheduled four (4) times a year on the second Wednesday of every third month at approximately 11:10 am. NOTE: One … Read More

Simple Kitchen Safety Tips

Kitchen safety is paramount, especially in multi-family buildings and apartments.  Your kitchen is the most dangerous room in your apartment.  According to the latest National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) research, cooking is the leading cause of home fires.  Two of every five home fires begin in the kitchen-more than any other place in the home.  Cooking fires are also the leading cause … Read More

Is living on campus too expensive? Apartments available for the 2015-2016 lease term!

Is living on campus too expensive? Do you want to live really close to campus?  So close that you don’t need a vehicle?   If so, there are only a few apartments available for the 2015-2016 lease term! **NEW** Summer 2014 – New exhaust/vent fan installed all apartment bathrooms. **NEW** Summer 2014 – New heating systems installed in all apartments. Howard Hanna William E. … Read More

The Importance of Renters Insurance

NOTE: If you take possession of your apartment without a renters insurance policy, you will be doing so at your own risk, and you will be in breach of your lease!     Per their lease agreement. every tenant who lives at King & Queen Apartments is required to purchase a renters insurance policy. You probably do not realize the importance … Read More

Energy Conservation Tips & Ways to Reduce Your Monthly Utility Costs

Lowering your monthly utility costs can be as easy as acquiring some habits and a few simple lifestyle changes.  Here are some energy conservation tips and some simple ways to reduce your monthly utility bills. Water Conservation Keeping your shower time under 5 minutes could save up to 1,000 gallons a month. Put food coloring in your toilet tank. If … Read More

If you need help with a maintenance repair…

Need help with a maintenance repair? Let’s face it, things break, quit working and leak.  If something needs to be fixed in your apartment, it’s important to know when to contact maintenance.  Here is some information about maintenance fix problems in your apartment.   Be aware of typical maintenance repair assistance. If something breaks that was part of your apartment … Read More

Prevent Kitchen Fires!

From the article, Prevent Kitchen Fires! found on Williamsburg Fire Department’s Website Prevent Kitchen Fires at King & Queen Apartments! Fire Prevention Week ~ October 6th – 12th, 2013 It’s time for Fire Prevention Week, and from October 6-12 the Williamsburg Fire Department is joining forces with the non-profit National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to remind residents to ‘Prevent Kitchen Fires.’ During … Read More

City of Williamsburg Noise Ordinance – Article V

King & Queen Apartments is located in Downtown, Williamsburg, VA in the Historical Preservation District. The City of Williamsburg Noise Ordinance – Article V – is enforced on a routine basis. The City of Williamsburg, through the Williamsburg Police Department, has the authority to impose stiff fines on loud behavior including, but not limited to, loud parties, loud groups and … Read More