Reorganize the Laundry Room for Greater Efficiency

Doing the laundry is more than wrestling clothes from the washer to the dryer and back to the bedrooms. While that alone is daunting, add in sorting, folding, stain removal and hunting for “hidden” treasure in pockets, and the task just gets more complicated. If doing the laundry at your house is overwhelming, a little […]

How to Properly Care for Your Summer Wardrobe

Summer wardrobes are for fun. More than any other time of the year, shedding your work clothes and getting into something comfortable is the high point of the day! Bared shoulders, lacy tank tops, shorts, faded denim and gauzy cotton dresses make summer the height of carefree fashion. But unless you’re a Kardashian (who undoubtedly […]

Use Your Tax Refund Dollars to Enhance Your Home’s Comfort

April 15, Tax Day. For some, it’s sort of like a second Christmas when about 60% of Americans get a tax refund from their least favorite uncle, Uncle Sam. If you’re anticipating a refund this year, how will you spend it?  Surveys show that more and more people are spending responsibly by putting a portion […]

Whole Home Organization Can Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

The New Year is just days away. Have you made any resolutions to become a better, happier person? Historically, New Year’s resolutions revolve around better health and fitness, improving interpersonal relationships and getting organized. Google search terms throughout 2016 garnered this list of the most popular resolutions for 2017 which, not surprisingly, still stand for […]

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 […]

Let Every Room in Your Home Have Guest Appeal

Most of us would agree that some parts of our homes are more attractive than others. We all focus on decorating the living room and dining room where we entertain, and probably even the kitchen if you’re a “come on in and make yourself at home” sort of host. Those living areas may even flow […]

Make Mother’s Day Memorable with the Gift of Organization

Make Mother’s Day Memorable with the Gift of Organization

On Mother’s Day, sweet words flow like milk and honey and moms across the country will be basking in the glow of appreciation on their special day from gifts and cards that speak love. But not everyone is comfortable with “warm hug” declarations like, “My mother is […]

Home Organization Ideas for Laundry Room, Pantry and Home Office

Home organization addresses everything from the junk drawer in the kitchen to the totality of the garage…no mess too big, no mess too small! However, taking on the WHOLE HOUSE at one time can be too big a task. The idea of “baby steps” (from the classic comedy, What About Bob?) is a good idea […]

Four Easy Steps to an Exceptional Laundry Room

What do you think of when you hear that word laundry? Believe it or not, it can generate all kinds of responses, including insightfulness, warm fuzzies, humor and even anger, as these quotes illustrate.

Every stain has a story.
You can’t get spoiled if you do your own ironing.
The most memorable days usually end with the dirtiest […]

Mind Over Clutter—Start the New Year Organized

If you look around your home and feel like the stuff is taking over, maybe it’s time for a New Year’s revolution instead of a resolution. The holidays and all the trappings can sometimes overload your surroundings and your senses to the point where you need to “clear some space.” So before you decide to […]