Save Time With An Efficient Back To School Entryway

Back to school can cause a flurry of activity everywhere in the house, especially at the entryway. Whether the main family entrance is through the front door or through the garage connecting door, evidence of school starting up again will be there: Kicked off shoes Dropped backpacks Discarded books Piled up jackets and hats Multiply all […]

Tips to Keep Your Family Safe, Warm, and Organized All Winter Long

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 […]

Spruce Up the Entryway for the Holidays

Spruce Up the Entryway for the Holidays

If your entryway is strictly utilitarian without regard for style or it’s not really useful at all, maybe it’s time to turn coming home into a special moment with an attractive and highly-functional custom entryway or mudroom. Even a small space can be infused with color, style and beautiful […]

10 Back To School Organization Tips To Save The Day

Since back to school rolls around once a year, every year, you’d think it wouldn’t be a surprise. But, just like April 15, Tax Day, some people are never quite ready. The whole family scrambles at the last minute to get kids up and dressed, lunches made, backpacks loaded, and teeth and hair brushed as […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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 […]

A Winterized Garage for All Seasons

Depending on what part of the country you live in, “seasons” can evoke very different images. For some, it means a slight change in the weather; a little colder, maybe a little rain. For others, the seasonal transitions of Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring are noteworthy. Home life adjusts to the current season and […]

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 […]

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 […]