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How To Reorganize Your Pantry And Get Ready For Summertime Eating

There’s a classic blues song that croons, “Summertime and the livin’ is easy …” (Summertime by George Gershwin). As lovely and soothing as that sounds, in a busy household with jobs, kids, dogs, friends, music lessons, and swim meets, summer can get a little uneasy. Toss in fueling everyone’s days and activities with food, and […]

Declare Your Independence From A Messy Garage

In both the U.S. and Canada, July is independence month. July 1 is Canada Day, celebrating the three colonies becoming Canada, and the Fourth of July marks the beginning of independence for the new United States. Freedom and independence are cherished and celebrated the whole month with flags flying, parades, speeches, get-togethers of all kinds, […]

Get Ready For Summer Sleepovers With Space-Saving Murphy Beds

Part of summertime fun is sleepovers—out-of-town guests who vacation with you, the kids have friends spend the night (one at time or a whole slumber party), and family and friends drop by and end up staying. If you come up short for comfortable and convenient sleeping space, a Murphy Bed or two will give you […]

Four Tips To Organize The Family’s Closets For a Stress-Free Summer

Summertime is here and it’s time to shift into high gear. The kids are home from school all day long More daytime activities fill the family calendar Quick, easy meals are the order of the day Summer clothes need to come out of hiding Bathing suits, sandals, tees, shorts, and sun hats are going to be […]

The King Is In The House With A Custom Man Cave For Father’s Day

This Father’s Day you can give your Dad something that will keep him smiling for years to come – his very own man cave. If the term is new to you, first of all, where have you been? And second, a man cave is sort of a throwback to the den of decades ago, in […]

Enjoy A Clutter-Free Home With Custom Storage Solutions For Every Room

Clutter. Just the word generates intense feelings:

It makes me nervous.
Can’t find what I’m looking for.
I hate the mess.
It’s taking over the house!

It’s too simplistic to say there’s just not enough space because clutter can plague a two-story, spacious house as well as a 700-square-foot studio apartment. Clutter generally results from one […]

Four Tips To Maximize Summertime Fun With Functional Indoor/Outdoor Design

Summer is officially about a month away, but that won’t stop the summertime barbeques and pool parties that are already taking place. Kids are out of school and families are gearing up for vacation and staycation times with great anticipation. To get the most out of summer and enjoy your home more, take some steps […]

Celebrity-Class Custom Garage Flooring For Every Taste And Budget

Believe it or not, your very own garage can give you a taste of the lifestyles of the rich and famous.

Jerry Seinfeld is a big garage and car guy and keeps his collection of 150 cars in a climate-controlled, subterranean garage. His garage includes living space with a club room, billiard table, kitchenette, bathroom, and […]

Make Mom A Star On Mother’s Day With A Luxury Laundry Room

Every Mother’s Day, moms across the country will be basking in the glow of appreciation as sweet words flow like milk and honey on their special day of the year. Gifts and cards demonstrate feelings of love that not everyone is comfortable saying, which makes finding the perfect gift to express how you feel about […]

Revolutionize Your Closets During National Home Improvement Month

Spring is here and home improvement fever runs high! After the confines of winter, homeowners from tiny homes to sprawling ranch houses are revisiting favorite home project lists and making plans to update their living spaces. National Home Improvement Month is the perfect time to finally tackle those family closets and get rid of one […]