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Stay Organized: How to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution

Stay Organized: How to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution

You have old clothes stashed in your closet that haven’t been worn in years. Stacks of junk mail litter your kitchen table, forcing you and your family to eat on the sofa every night. Piles of sports equipment, old tools and furniture you inherited from a distant uncle fill your garage to a point where it has become your new storage unit – and you are in constant distress. Does this description fit you? Ok, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration but if you’re…

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Start the New Year Organized

Start the New Year Organized

Getting organized is an overwhelming task. There are countless home organization myths which keep many of us from moving forward and creating the spaces we always wanted. The key is to stay positive and create a plan that works for your specific needs and lifestyle. Start by identifying one space in your home that you really like which already is organized and functional. Take the positives from that and create an action plan which includes realistic and achievable goals for the places that you want…

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Top 5 Blog Posts From 2020

Top 5 Blog Posts From 2020

This is it everyone, our last blog post of the year! Can you believe 2020 is almost gone? We cannot thank each of you enough for all of your support. It is because of you that we have been able to do what we love everyday for the past 30 years, helping clients create organized and functional spaces that are beautiful and customized for their individual storage needs. We took a look back at our most popular posts over the past year and came up…

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How to Clean Up Your Post-Holiday Clutter

How to Clean Up Your Post-Holiday Clutter

After the last gift is opened and the final cookie consumed, you’re left with a bunch of new presents and a ton of decorations to take down. Post-holiday cleanup can feel like a little bit of a drag because many of us look forward to the season each year. But instead of sulking while you undecorate and clean up from the holidays, take the opportunity to declutter, organize, simplify and make the task of decorating easier next year. Here are some tips for getting organized…

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The Ultimate Closet Design and Organizing Goal Guide

The Ultimate Closet Design and Organizing Goal Guide

Now that we are spending more time at home, it is the perfect opportunity to take control over your closet. No more tall stacks of clothes, no more rush searches for that sock, tie or belt. An organized closet is a thing of beauty and practicality, and it’s right there for you. It doesn’t matter if your renovation project is for a small apartment closet or a spacious walk-in closet – it’s yours, and it can become a pleasant-inspiring space instead of a stressing can’t-find-it…

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Get Organized This Holiday Season With a Closet System

Get Organized This Holiday Season With a Closet System

It’s no secret that getting organized is the first step to staying organized, and we know that getting organized might be a New Year’s resolution for you, but let us let you in on a little secret – starting now can help you not only maintain your resolution, but help take some of the stress out of the holiday season. Did you know, according to Psychology Today’s Sherrie Bourg Carter Psy.D., disorganization causes anxiety and feelings of being overwhelmed? With so much on your plate, let…

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Why a Professional Custom Closet Designer

Why a Professional Custom Closet Designer

There are a lot of custom closet companies out there to choose from and many reasons to partner with a closet Designer. You may need help with organization but are not sure where to start, or you may know what you want but not sure how to get there. You might just be simply looking for new ideas that you may not have thought of, or not sure of the most effective way to utilize your space. So how can you be sure you actually…

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The Value of Having an Efficient Mudroom

The Value of Having an Efficient Mudroom

Mudrooms often act as the main entry point in many homes. Within these areas, homeowners must integrate systems that are both ascetically pleasing and functional for those utilizing the space. Having the proper storage and organization in place keeps clutter from piling up on the floor and from creeping into other areas. Having an organized place to store coats, jackets, bags, gloves, hats, and more also keeps these frequently used items easily accessible when walking in and out of the door. Belongings will stay out sight…

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How to Create and Organize a Great Home Office

How to Create and Organize a Great Home Office

With more employers giving their employees the option to work remotely, there has been an increase in the need for an efficient place to work productively within the home. According to the U.S. Bureau of labor statistics, “teleworking had been on the rise even before the pandemic, it has now increased substantially, with more people working at home whenever possible. A recent article by Erik Brynjolfsson et al. estimates that 31% of workers who were employed in early March had switched to working at home…

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5 Organization Projects to Add to Your Summer To-Do List

5 Organization Projects to Add to Your Summer To-Do List

If you’ve noticed that over time you are collecting more and more things in certain areas in your home, now might be the perfect time to take on some of the home organization projects that you’ve been thinking about. Why not get a jump start on these projects before the clutter really starts to build? Here are some summer project ideas that will help get your entire home organized. Project #1: Kids Rooms School is out, or it will be out very soon. Now’s the…

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Organizing Your Home: Before and After A Move

Organizing Your Home: Before and After A Move

When you first consider moving, it can seem like an overwhelming task. Whether you’ve decided to purchase your first home, you and your family need a bigger space or looking to downsize, the process of moving can be daunting. In order to make the transition as smooth as possible, there are a number of things you should keep in mind throughout the process. Find the Right Place One of the most important steps is to find a home for you and your family and all…

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3 Home Organization Projects to Add to Your Spring To-Do List

3 Home Organization Projects to Add to Your Spring To-Do List

As you begin to clean and tidy up around the house this spring, you may find that you need better solutions in certain areas of your home in order to truly get well organized. You don’t have to be as meticulous as Martha Stewart to live clutter-free. You just need to take advantage of the space that you have and the organizing systems that are available. Here are three project ideas for your home to get you started on the right path to organization. 1….

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