By now summer is a distant memory, replaced with back-to-school activities and looking forward to the beauty and welcomed cooler temperatures of fall and winter. But if you’re still stumbling over flip-flops inside the front door or water toys cluttering up the garage, you may doubt that summer has ended. Summer may be gone, but […]
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 […]
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 […]
Indoor plants are a popular and economical way to decorate. Different plants are great for different things. Most homes have multiple types of plants throughout, including hanging plants, large floor-sitting potted plants and tabletop varieties. Their natural beauty adds life to a space and brings welcome color, especially flowering varieties like African violets or orchids. […]
Do you ever find yourself tripping over a mislaid baseball bat or soccer shoes? If so, you’re not alone. Three out of four families with school-aged children have at least one who plays an organized sport, so that means approximately 45 million kids around the country are cluttering up homes and garages with sports equipment. […]
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 […]
Do you consider yourself an organized person? What do you think that would look like in real life?
Organized actually means orderly and efficient, not necessarily OCD! Whatever lifestyle you live, single, pet parent, or busy family with lots of stuff, organization can be the driving force to keep you in control of […]
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 […]
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. […]
Contemporary custom cabinet designs can transform your cluttered laundry room into a modern, convenient space!
With the right laundry room cabinets, countertops and better use of space you can transform a cramped laundry room into a favorite gathering and workspace! You can add a desk area for crafts or sewing. The laundry room is one of […]