Mudroom Organization: 5 Ways to Get Started

Mudroom areas are hard to define.  Perhaps your mudroom looks like the above, with a nice set of shelves, benches, hooks, etc. Chances are, unless you've got a custom built home, your "mudroom" might just be a small entry way or some combination of entry way with a tiny alcove, or just a bench by the front door! So what can you do to define that space and make the most of it? Here are some ideas to help with your mudroom organization. Define the space - use an indoor/outdoor rug to help clearly define your "mudroom" area. Find a

By |June 18th, 2019|Categories: Garage, Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Decluttering Kitchen Counters

If you love everything about your kitchen except for its cluttered counters, you're not alone! We know many of you out there are looking for tips on decluttering kitchen counters, so we're here to provide a few tips and tricks. These are simple ideas that might spark a solution for you from items you already have in your home, or things you can purchase at dollar stores. Day-to-day stuff:  Find other places for your day-to-day stuff. Is there a basket that can be dedicated to keys and sunglasses? Or a shelf as you walk in the door? Even a bag

By |May 14th, 2019|Categories: Kitchens|Tags: |0 Comments

Organize Your Office Space

Finding the time and energy to clean off your desk at the end of each day, or organize your office space on a Friday afternoon can be daunting. In fact, it can be down right unbearable! However, with a few simple steps, you can find yourself taking just 5 minutes every afternoon to clean up that desk.  You'll walk out of work feeling relieved and you'll walk in the next morning pleasantly surprised at how nice your office looks. First, declutter. Get rid of anything that you don't need or want in the space. Is there an old printer in

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: Office|0 Comments

Garage Organization Ideas from simple to complex

When it comes to organizing your garage, we know it can be a daunting task. Perhaps you open the garage door and immediately close it back. Perhaps you make a stab at organizing it once in a while only to find yourself overwhelmed. We've got three garage organization ideas here, from easy ones to ones that will take more time, money and effort. After acquiring needed supplies (below) Step 1 for all of these is to take everything out of the garage. So you'll need a nice day to start this project.  It will help immensely to see a nice

By |March 13th, 2019|Categories: Garage|0 Comments

Tips for Closet Organization Part 734

It seems there are a million posts out there about closet organization...we've written several ourselves!  Yet it seems the topic of how to organize your closet, ways to organize those shirts, shoes, skirts, pants, unmentionables, accessories, etc. is still just as prevalent as ever.  So instead of writing another post with tips for closet organization, we've decided to just compile several other posts here. That way you can scroll through and see which ones sound interesting. Obviously the link above will take you to our own archive of closet organization posts.  The links below and summaries are from a variety

By |February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Closets|0 Comments

Decluttering 101

How did decluttering 101 begin for us? It just happened one day. For years, I've been staring at the shelf under our TV wishing SOMEONE would go through the mass of CDs there and clear out some space. It was cluttered and left our small, cozy space feeling a little bit restrictive.  Yes, CDs can do that to you.  A few weeks ago, just before Christmas, something motivated the spouse to get to work on this project.  What happened next was nothing short of amazing.  We got rid of 3 outdoor-sized trashbags worth of clothes, etc. It all went to

By |January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Closets, Kitchens, Office|0 Comments