Getting Your Garage Organized

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Are your cars stuck in the driveway, unable to squeeze into the garage that was once their home? We often think, if only we had enough space, our life would be the picture of organization. The truth is that the very thing we crave—space—is often a garage’s undoing. Before you know it, this wide open room becomes a repository for …

Real Solutions to Pantry Problems

Whether you are a consummate amateur chef or a proud supporter of Lean Cuisine, finding adequate storage space in the kitchen can be a constant challenge. Fortunately, today’s pantry concepts provide practical solutions. Expansive kitchen pantries rate high on the wish list of homeowners, thanks to increased accessibility to food and tools, and decreased clutter on counters and work spaces. …

Avoiding the Paper Pile-Up

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Do you suffer from a paper pile up in your home? Junk mail, old magazines, newspaper clippings, circulars, etc. Stay tuned for some strategies to rid your home of the paper clutter. Step One Discard! Discard! Discard! Junk mail and catalogs are like door-to-door salespeople. Occasionally, you’re interested in what they are selling, but more often than not, you are …

Closet Chaos

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Picture yourself in the morning, getting ready for the day. Are you scrambling around in the closet, looking under three layers of shoes for the ones you planned to wear? Are your skirts mixed with your blouses and jackets, forming a solid wall of fabric that you have to sift through again and again to put together an outfit? How …

Organizing the Medicine Cabinet

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No one wants to wake up with a headache, stomach pain, or other ailment only to discover that the medicine cabinet is empty or in shambles. Keep basic medicines, first aid supplies, and other items in good order and within easy reach. The first step is to purge your medicine cabinet. Get rid of all medicine and first-aid products which …