Laundry Room Solutions For Busy People

There never seems to be a perfect time to do the laundry. It’s not even remotely fun, it takes more time than it should, and it requires participation to do it right (no wet clothes left in the washer). When a busy life keeps pulling you in all directions, it can be difficult to not […]

How To Have An Organized Home Office For Multiple Users

More people than ever before are working from home as technology advances make it easier to connect from anywhere. Home office design has become as popular as kitchen and dining room renovation and comfort, efficiency, and style are necessary components. When a home office is used by more than one person, it can be challenging […]

Back To School Organization Tips For Your Kids’ Closets

Although you may still be planning pool parties and scrubbing suntan oil off the deck, it’s time to start thinking about getting the family ready for back to school. Depending on where you live, the first day of school can be in August or a later start in September. Waiting until the last minute to […]

Small Space Storage Solutions That Actually Work

If you’re challenged by small living space, there are things you can do to maximize whole home storage that don’t necessarily involve getting rid of your possessions. Standard cupboards, cabinets and pantries can offer storage space, but it’s often unhandy and inconvenient with deep shelves and cabinets that make accessing the contents a tiresome task. […]

Garage Accessories Can Safely Store Everything You Have

Not all garages are created equal. Some are small, some are large Some have windows, others have no natural light Some garages store many things, while others serve as extended living space Whatever the status and function of your garage, maximizing its usefulness with custom garage storage cabinets and custom garage flooring from Tailored Living® will […]

Purge And Organize All Your Closets With Three Simple Questions

Most homes have several different types of closets, including clothes closets, linen closets, entryway and hall closets, utility closets, and crafts or sewing closets. By virtue of the many things that go into closets, their efficiency and usefulness can run the gamut from organized and highly efficient to messy, but okay, and all the way […]

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 […]