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!

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 […]

Helpful Tips to Get You and Your House Ready For Vacation

The summer months are busy with vacation travel. There are so many different places that people will be traveling to. Some people will be driving to their vacation destination, whilst others might be taking a plane. It doesn’t just stop there. Some people will be staying in a hotel during their vacation, others might prefer […]

Tailored Living Creates a Custom Closet for Taylor Kaye

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 […]

Remodel Series #5: Dual-purpose Rooms–Home Office, Guest Room and TV Room

No home remodeling series would be complete without addressing dual-purpose rooms. More than one activity in a room can exponentially increase the clutter, especially since more activities mean more people, more clutter and more stress! It can also be just as difficult to furnish a dual-purpose room, luckily there are places similar to Wayside Furniture […]

Have You Kept Your 2017 New Year’s Resolution to Get Organized?

The end of June marks the midway point in the year. Tailored Living® would like to ask if getting organized was one of your New Year’s Resolutions and, if so, are you organized yet?  Yes, it’s a rather personal question, but how would you answer?

Yes, I am organized
I am somewhat organized
Organization and […]

Remodel Series #4: Garage Storage Cabinets

May was National Home Improvement Month and we’re continuing our series of home improvement ideas from Tailored Living® to make life better through the beauty of organization. We’ve done:

A general home overview
Decluttering your closets
Installing a new garage floor

And now it’s time for garage storage solutions that will revolutionize how you live in […]