How French Country Design can Work in Your Peoria Apartment

French Design

Mixed patterns, distressed woodwork, floral prints - these are just a few things incorporated into the French country design, which is a popular choice for a Peoria apartment. The vibrant patterns and low-key hues blend to transform the home into an elegant haven, so why not say "Oui!" to this type of interior design? Don't worry if you are unsure how … [Read more...]

Peoria Residents get a Discount at the Riverfront Museum

Riverfront Museum

A trip to Peoria Riverfront Museum on 222 SW Washington Street could be as enjoyable as it would be educational, so why not spend an entire day exploring one of the best attractions in Peoria, IL? Home to a children's discovery center, planetarium and giant screen theater, it is a collaborative effort of eight organizations. Over 500 years of combined … [Read more...]

DIY Cironella Candles for Your Apartment Patio


Did you know that each of our luxury apartments in Peoria, IL features a patio? Here, you can relax and watch the world go by with a drink in hand this summer. And to really make the space feel like your own, we recommend giving it a stylish touch with ambient lighting. Instead of introducing artificial lighting, why not illuminate the area with … [Read more...]

A guide on when to wash each garment of clothing

laundry machine

Each and every one of the rental spaces at Hickory Ridge features laundry facilities so you can do your washing in the privacy of your own home. If you're a novice in terms of washing clothes, fear not, because we're here to help with all of your apartment living quandaries. We have compiled a simple guide about when to wash garments. From jeans to … [Read more...]

Trot with Your Pup at Running with the Dogs 5K

dog race

Have you been looking for new events in Peoria, IL? Are you a self-confessed animal lover? If answered yes to their of these questions, then you should think about joining pet owners and dog lovers alike at Running with the Dogs. This is without a doubt one of this year's most exciting events in Peoria IL for dog owners. The location for Running … [Read more...]