Out to Put a Dent in the Multifamily Universe

Wireless Charging Station – Amenity

I’m always on the lookout for cool and easy to execute ideas and I think this one has potential.

Nikola Tesla might not see this as a novel concept but neither would be part of our target market.

Where to install? 

Ikea answers this question with a striking number of choices. No installation required. From bedside lamp to night stand and other utility pieces – the options are wide-open.

Seems like a cool move-in or renewal gift idea.

Your loving the wireless charing station idea Multifamily Maniac,




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