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Prep Your Apartment
“Buy a mattress cover for your mattress (it’s the best way to prevent any infestations spreading to your mattress as well), check the batteries in your smoke detector and carbon monoxide alarms and make sure they’re not expired, and schedule time for move-in and move-out,” advises Mumby.

“Give yourself enough time to move out and your subletter a window of time to move in so you’re not overlapping.”