Remodel Series #5: Dual-purpose Rooms–Home Office, Guest Room and TV Room

No home remodeling series would be complete without addressing dual-purpose rooms. More than one activity in a room can exponentially increase the clutter, especially since more activities mean more people, more clutter and more stress! So to help with some of your most challenging rooms, Tailored Living’s® final home improvement series installment covers how to […]

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 […]

Four Ways a Murphy Bed Can Increase Your Living Space

Presidents’ Day always brings to mind the Father of our Country and that familiar quip, “George Washington Slept Here.” Apparently, as the first President of the United States in 1789, he traveled a lot to meet the citizenry and ended up spending so many nights in various inns and private residences that “George Washington Slept […]

Feb 16, 2017|Categories: Home Office, Murphy Bed|Tags: , |0 Comments

New Year’s Resolutions to Organize Your Life in 2017

As we bid 2016 a fond farewell, we look forward to a new year full of promise and possibility. 365 days to finally get it right, to finally arrive at that elusive nirvana we would all like to achieve in our daily lives. So we take time to evaluate our lives and determine some key […]

Dec 15, 2016|Categories: Closet, Garage, Murphy Bed|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

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

Turn Any Room into a Stylish Guest Room with a Custom Murphy Bed

Halloween marks the beginning of the “official” holiday season, paving the way for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa and New Year’s Day. The opportunities for parties and entertaining are limitless and usually bring up the issue of where overnight guests will sleep if you don’t have the luxury of a guest bedroom with mattresses […]

Nov 1, 2016|Categories: Home Organization, Murphy Bed|0 Comments

Feather Your Empty Nest with Home Design Ideas That You Love

Failure to Launch (PG-13) is a blockbuster movie that creatively dealt with empty nest syndrome…or the lack of…starring Matthew McConaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker. It explored children who live at home way too long, parents who don’t know what to do and the freedom for all when the nest is finally empty. Of course the […]

Install a Murphy Bed and Expand Your Living Space

Tiny houses and living large in small spaces have become hot decorating and home improvement trends, and more people are getting creative about maximizing their home’s space. One way to expand your space is with a Murphy Bed, the small-living-space advocate’s best friend since they fold up and out of the way, freeing up a […]

Aug 26, 2016|Categories: Murphy Bed|0 Comments

Maximize Summer Comfort with a Murphy Bed

Have you ever visited family or friends who just insisted that you stay with them only to find out that that would mean sleeping on an air mattress on the floor, or crashing on the couch in the much-trafficked living room? That might work for a night or two, but for an extended stay it’s […]

3 Simple Tips to Transform Your Home Office into Your Best Work Space

In our hi-tech, dog-eat-dog world many people are opting to work at home. They can stay connected with the main office, especially for those who are looking for a small office space or work at home as an alternative to a storefront business. And there are some pretty nice benefits to working at home:

No commute
Flexible […]