Teri Watson

About Teri Watson

Teri Watson’s diverse writing background encompasses non-profit communications and fundraising, content marketing with a focus on franchise business, and the multi-faceted home organization/home improvement industry. Telling a story with feeling to entertain, educate, motivate and, hopefully, make one memorable is always the goal. Head copywriter for Home Franchise Concepts and loving it!

Four Tips for the Perfect Winter Closet

In most parts of the country, the changing seasons mean changing wardrobes. This is the time of year we start looking for where we stored our sweaters, wooly socks and fluffy scarves. Major closet congestion can occur as wardrobes collide—sundresses, shorts and sandals competing for space with cold weather fashions, boots and coats.

Before the full […]

Decorating Do’s and Don’ts for the Holidays

This is the time of year when holiday decorating takes the world by storm, from individual homes to whole neighborhoods and shopping malls to downtown squares. October through January is jam-packed with holidays, including Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, Chinese New Year and New Year’s Day. People of all faiths and beliefs celebrate […]

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Seven Custom Storage Solutions for Small Spaces

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 […]

Decorate for the Holidays with Kids’ Craft Projects

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 […]

Custom Cabinetry and Flooring for Your Home and Business

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 […]

Organization Tips to Transform Your Life

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. […]

Five Entryway and Mudroom Essentials to Organize Your Family

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 […]

Protect Your Shoes, Hats and Other Accessories for a Totally Organized Closet

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 […]

Get Your Kids’ Closets Ready for Back to School

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 […]

Backyard Living for Summer Fun

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 […]