Spring is here and home improvement fever runs high! After the confines of winter, homeowners from tiny homes to sprawling ranch houses are revisiting favorite home project lists and making plans to update their living spaces. National Home Improvement Month is the perfect time to finally tackle those family closets and get rid of one […]
Entertaining … hosting a party … having people in your home. For many people this is the proverbial good news/bad news situation. The good news is you’ll be surrounded by family and friends at this special time of year. The bad news is that entertaining can cause hospitality stress even for the most hospitable:Is my home nice enough or […]
Anyone who lives in a house knows that cleaning is big part of having a comfortable, liveable home, which is why if you have loads of items in your home that you need to get rid of, the use of a rubbish removal skip would be beneficial. Anything that can help make the cleaning process a […]
Marie Kondo has taken the (disorganized) world by storm with her best sellers, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and the most recent, Spark Joy. The new Netflix series, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo that premiered in January, has reawakened the natural desire in people for stress-free living.
Tailored Living®, as well, has touched the lives of thousands of homeowners, moving them […]
For many people, closet clutter is a way of life and even though it’s stressful and ineffective, they can’t find a way out. Or, more accurately, they can’t find a way in! A jumbled, packed and disorganized closet is daunting when:Trying to get dressed every morning Doing laundry Cleaning house Getting ready for a special event Imagine a […]
Every year more Americans are working from home. Depending on what reports or studies you read, anywhere from 3.9 to eight million people are working at least part-time from home. The benefits of working from home will continue to increase those numbers:Increased productivity and efficiencyLower stress levelsNo commuting time and expenseAppeals to Millennials and older workers alike Make […]
Along with the fun of the holidays, wintertime brings some challenges that are not as enjoyable or short-lived. Winter is the official forecast until March 20, the first day of Spring. This means that for a few months we’ll continue to battle varying degrees of cold, drafty doors and windows, snow banks, icicles, slush, mud, rain, black ice on […]
Sometimes just one small thing can be the catalyst for great change. For instance, if wrapping holiday gifts brought you to the point of making a New Year’s Resolution to get organized, that’s perfectly understandable. Consider the job of wrapping presents:To the desk for tape To the kid’s room to hunt for the scissors To the top […]
If getting your home organized in 2018 was one of your New Year’s Resolutions, how did that go? Are you living clutter-free with everything in its appointed place?
Closets are neat and tidyThe garage organizes and stores all your stuffYour family room would make Martha Stewart smile
Maybe you’ve gotten some areas squared away but are still […]
Once upon a time a misguided soul came up with the idea of spouses not exchanging holiday gifts to save money. But “I won’t get you anything, and you don’t get me anything” is a recipe for disaster!
One of the two won’t live up to the bargain and will buy a heartfelt gift.