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During college, I lived in a little brownstone in Boston and absolutely loved it. We had a management company that usually hired outside companies to do maintenance, so we never actually saw the landlord unless we went to his office. I have to admit that I took advantage of this and decided to break the rules and paint my bedroom bubble gum pink. This photo was taken while I was sneakily painting.

I painted it back to plain white before inspection (although I'm pretty sure they knew that I had repainted), and all was well with the security deposit. What about you? Would you ever paint a rental without permission? Does it depend on the owner? Leave your comments for us below!

(Image: Andie Powers)