25 Tips for Getting Ready for Christmas and the Holidays

It’s never too late to get your celebration on! Persistent planners and organized people seem to move smoothly from one season to the next, but many of us continually play catch-up and are scurrying around to get everything done. At this point, Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa are only a few weeks away. Do you know […]

Dec 1, 2016|Categories: Closet, Entry Way, Garage, Home Organization, Mudroom, Murphy Bed, Pantry|Tags: |0 Comments

Entryway Design Ideas to Ensure a Charming First Impression

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.”

No one is sure who first uttered these words of wisdom, but they’ve been quoted for decades, in all kinds of situations. And it’s true, first impressions are important for setting the tone in any new relationship. First impressions carry weight…consider  the attention you give […]

Oct 1, 2016|Categories: Entry Way|Tags: , |0 Comments

Help Your Kids Have a More Organized, Stress-free Back-to-School Experience

Just as a new job brings levels of change into an adult’s life, a new school year can make life a little more challenging for the kids. There are lots of new things on the horizon to deal with:

New teachers
New subjects to conquer
New schedules and locker combinations to learn
New fellow students […]

A Day in the Life of an Organized Person

Do you consider yourself an organized person? What do you think that would look like in real life?

Perfectionist
Neat-freak
Minimalist

Organized actually means orderly and efficient, not necessarily OCD! Whatever lifestyle you live, single, pet parent, or a busy family with lots of stuff, organization can be the driving force to keep you in […]

Aug 12, 2016|Categories: Closet, Entry Way, Mudroom|Tags: , |0 Comments

Three Tips to Refresh Your Entryway for Spring and Summer

Entryways and mudrooms can take a beating during the winter months. With lots of inclement weather, coats, hats, boots and scarves bring rain, snow, and mud into your entryway where, hopefully, it stays, sparing the rest of the house. After months of winter, doesn’t your entryway deserve a “thank you for your service” makeover to […]

Get Your Entry Way or Mudroom Ready for Winter

A little organization can make a big impact. If your entry way or mudroom has gotten piled up with summer and back-to-school paraphernalia, clearing out “the old season” and organizing for the upcoming winter months with custom storage solutions will ensure functionality, convenience and safety for your family. You’ll be ready for whatever Mother Nature […]

Top Four Back to School Home Organization Tips

It’s that bittersweet time of year—sending the kids back to school.

As devoted moms and dads, you’ll miss them when they’re gone all day to their job of getting educated, but how nice to get the house back! Especially if you work at home or just get to be home during the day. Now you’ll have […]

Utilizing Unusual Space: the Entryway

Ah, the entryway. It can be anything from crossing the threshold directly into the living room to a cavernous, echoing foyer with a spiral staircase going up and up…

Wherever you fall on the scale (threshold–1; echoing foyer–10), you want your entryway to be inviting. It’s where you welcome guests into your home, as well as […]

Design an Efficient and Charming Entryway for Winter

Entryways take many different forms. In some homes, you step right into a main room. Other homes have a hallway or foyer that leads to the rest of the house. Double-door entryways provide extra insulation against severe weather; you enter and close one door before opening the second door that goes directly into the house. […]

Get to your Keys, Jackets, and Rain Boots Faster with these Entryway Design Ideas and Accessories

he front entryway for many families is like grand central station where keys jackets, and rain boots can quickly clutter an area that would be better suited to make a great first impression for unexpected guests. Whether you live with a large family or a busy one, or you entertain guests often, an attractive and […]