Holidays, anniversaries and birthdays are gentle reminders of important events that most of us would probably forget. They cause us to pause and say thanks to people we love and celebrate the blessings that we enjoy. Honoring parents on Mother’s Day (May 8) and Father’s Day (June 19) with gifts and particular attention are […]
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 […]
It’s kind of interesting, the juxtaposition of April Fool’s Day and Tax Day–both in April, about two weeks apart. Are they trying to tell us something? That’s a discussion for another day, but there is room to argue that blowing a tax refund on something frivolous is…foolish.
This year, Tailored Living® wants to make the case […]
If you have an active family, your garage is probably not the neatest part of your home. The stuff of life always finds its way into the garage, including toys, tools, sports equipment, books, storage of all kinds, jackets, boots, shoes, furniture—and the list goes on!
It may seem that an organized garage is an impossible […]
Spring has sprung and, with it, the universal urge for a fresh, new start. Houses, cars, closets, store rooms and garages become the focus of getting organized, and “spring cleaning” is in full swing.
Spring also brings the phenomenon of Daylight Saving Time (March 13), the clever way of moving one hour of daylight from the […]
Every year designers weigh in on the new interior design trends for fashion and home décor, including “colors of the year” and the most trending styles in furniture and home accessories. Admittedly, there can be some conflict over what’s hot and what’s not, but there is total agreement that clutter is NOT an interior design […]
Sometimes it’s hard to be humble. Tailored Living® has just been awarded a “Best of Houzz” badge in the customer service category for 2016 and we are bursting at the seams with pride! We now have a block of badges to brag about…
Actually, it’s an honor for Tailored Living to receive these badges because it […]
How often have you said, If I just had another day, I could get this done! Well, 2016 is a Leap Year and you do get an extra day. February 29 is Leap Day, the every-four-years extra day we get in order to keep the earth spinning in perfect time (it synchronizes the calendar year […]
You’ve probably heard it said that Christmas is for the kids. Well, if the truth be told, there’s a little kid in each of us hoping for a special holiday gift that will have us grinning ear to ear. Some people want an extra-special gift so much that they go out and buy it for […]
Have you ever thought of the internet as a place where dreams are born? We can “go” anywhere in the world and see things that inspire us to dream. But sometimes when we log off and return to reality, that shiny dream may dim a little. For example, after viewing dozens of images of […]