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 […]
No matter where you live in the country, the coming of winter can bring some problems. Tailored Living® is committed to helping families live well in their homes and sometimes living well means planning ahead to avoid inevitable seasonal issues, like the cold and wet of winter.
Being proactive with precautions and preparations will help get […]
“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 […]
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 subjects to conquer
New schedules and locker combinations to learn
New fellow students […]
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 […]
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 […]
When you open your linen closet does it make you smile? Do neat stacks of towels and bedding waft out a pleasant scent? Or, does “augh!” pass your lips as you see the jumbled result of your family rooting through the stacks to find a towel or pillow case?
Linen closets come in all sizes, located […]
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. […]
Have you ever walked into a friend’s custom-designed closet and thought, “Wow; that is fabulous! If I had this closet I’d…” What? Add more hanging bars, shoe shelves, jewelry organizers? The beauty of custom design is that you can add the accessories that you want.
Custom design enhances the functionality of not only closets, but also […]
he front entryway for many families is like grand central station where keys jackets, and rain boots can quickly clutter an area that would be better suited to make a great first impression for unexpected guests. Whether you live with a large family or a busy one, or you entertain guests often, an attractive and […]