Moving to a new home can be an exciting adventure, but there is the inevitable frustration of insufficient or inconvenient storage once you begin moving in all your possessions. Neural pathways in the brain contain patterns for how you’re used to functioning (sort of like being on auto-pilot) and confusion sets in when suddenly nothing […]
Nothing says “holiday cheer” like the box of ornaments and decorations that grows every year with new additions from crafty family members. Who doesn’t have a hand turkey, tissue paper ghosts and bread dough and popsicle stick ornaments? Half the fun of decorating around Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and Hanukkah is reliving the fun times around […]
With Tailored Living®, there’s lots of talk about custom closet organization systems and garage makeovers with garage storage cabinets and custom flooring–and rightfully so. Tailored Living is the largest home organization franchise in North America, bringing innovative storage and organization solutions to homeowners in the U.S. and Canada. What you may not know is that […]
For some people, “organization” is a scary word. They think it means boring and no spontaneity or freedom. But Tailored Living’s® whole home organization specialists know that the exact opposite is true.
Organization gives structure and harmony allowing life to flow smoothly
Disorganization is synonymous with chaos, disorder and … an unholy mess
Think about it. […]
It’s not unusual for a home to have two main points of entry, the front door and the adjoining door between the garage and the house. Your family’s activities and lifestyle will determine which entryway sees the most action and, ultimately, the most clutter. For example:
A family’s school-aged bus riders will probably enter through […]
Closet clutter can result from many things and accessories top the list. Like shoes, purses, hats, belts, scarves … all those “not real clothes” that are crucial to any well-dressed individual’s wardrobe. If your closet is looking jumbled, no doubt accessories are a big part of the problem.
Do you stumble over shoes to get […]
Summer is still sizzling, but back to school is just over the horizon and now is the time to start thinking about what needs to be done to have your kids ready for the big day. Traditions swirl around the first day of school and some families have fun traditions to help everyone ease back […]
Backyards come in all shapes and sizes from a small, enclosed patio to a rambling yard that disappears into the surrounding forest. One thing all backyards have in common is that people love to spend time there, especially in the summer and the more comfortable, the better.
So, how does your backyard rate on a scale […]
The summer months are busy with vacation travel and unless you’re an experienced traveler, you may find that organizing yourself and the family to live out of suitcases for a time is daunting. Additionally, leaving home can cause anxiety, especially if pets or thriving house plants are left behind. After just a week’s absence it’s […]
A recent closet makeover for TV and radio celebrity, Taylor Kaye, was highlighted at Reno&Décor, Canada’s online Home Idea Book. Turning a small room into a boutique-style walk-in closet was beautifully accomplished by Tailored Living of Downtown Toronto, with star-quality customizations to maintain Taylor’s extensive wardrobe. See the complete makeover magic by clicking here.
For your […]