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 […]

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 […]

Backyard Living for Summer Fun

Backyards come in all shapes and sizes from a small, enclosed patio to a rambling yard that disappears into the surrounding forest. One thing all backyards have in common is that people love to spend time there, especially in the summer and the more comfortable, the better.

So, how does your backyard rate on a scale […]

Easy Home Organization Ideas to Streamline Housecleaning

Housecleaning, and especially spring cleaning, can seem like a never-ending process and sometimes the sheer magnitude of the task makes us put it off, but that only makes it worse. Out of sight, out of mind may work with some things, but not the buildup of clutter, dust and dirt in the home. There are […]

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 […]

Maximizing Your Home’s Space with Custom Storage Solutions

Have you ever oohed and aahed over some clever or innovative storage solution on Pinterest or Instagram and wondered, “How did they ever think of that?” Well, chances are they didn’t think of it. They probably called in an expert, someone trained in designing space for its maximum efficiency.  Someone like a Tailored Living® designer.

This […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Closets

A New Year is dawning and this invites us to look back and access the Old Year. Did you achieve all your goals and dreams? Have you moved forward in areas that are important to you?

And the big question—did you actually keep last year’s New Year’s resolutions? If you can’t say yes, never fear, you’re […]