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Colors of the Year

Colors of the Year

At the beginning of 2021, we included 21 new colors and color ideas to our current offerings which includes a palette with over 90 colors, finishes and textures from which customers can choose. With 2021 coming to a close, we’ve selected 4 of our favorites from this list to be colors of the year. These choices are based on customer feedback, as well as the expertise of our space optimization specialists, also known as designers. All of these selections are textured, and feature a look…

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How To Organize School Supplies

How To Organize School Supplies

For many across the country, August 30th will mark their first day back to school. The start of the 2021 school year brings up concerns, with one of the most common being how to get kids organized and keep them organized. Whether your children are learning virtually or will be back in a classroom, here are our best tips and tricks for organizing school supplies – and keeping them that way! Best Hacks For Organizing School Supplies Tip #1 – Collaborate with Your Child Before…

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How Do You Get Your Family Onboard With Keeping Your Home Organized?

How Do You Get Your Family Onboard With Keeping Your Home Organized?

Trying to maintain an organized home can be challenging for families because the process is riddled with potential stressors. According to a Huffington Post survey, the 5th most common stress trigger for Americans is worrying that their home isn’t clean or organized enough. When you think about it, it makes sense – with a family, you have multiple people with differing views on what organization looks like and how to approach it, all living under one roof. Indeed, it can feel like an impossible feat…

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How To Get the Most Out of Your Tax Refund

How To Get the Most Out of Your Tax Refund

It’s tax season, and while the idea of tallying your income and expenses from last year might give you a big headache, there’s a bright side to this annual chore—you might end up with a substantial refund from your Uncle Sam. Now’s the time to start planning for what you might do with your refund. Not sure what to do with it? That makes sense – there are a lot of avenues that you can take when it comes to spending your refund, each with…

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Is Spring Organizing Just for Spring?

Is Spring Organizing Just for Spring?

For some, organizing & cleaning in the springtime has become an American tradition – but where did this tradition originate? According to the Washington Post, people left housework, such as organizing and cleaning, to this specific time of year due to the impact the winter months had on their homes. More specifically, during the 19th century, grime and soot would build up from the oil and wood people used to heat their homes. Thus, the need to clean presented itself in spring. Women would purge…

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How To Pick the Perfect Design Color for Your Interior Design Project

How To Pick the Perfect Design Color for Your Interior Design Project

Picking the perfect color for your design is hard for multiple reasons, but through the extensive experience of our design team, we have ascertained what we believe to be the two most common difficulties customers encounter. Most people don’t know how to start the selection process There are many color options All you have to do is google “how to pick the perfect color for _______” and countless articles from Sherwin Williams, HGTV, Home Depot and even The New York Times appear, making your selection…

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5 Organization Influencers We’re Following in 2021

5 Organization Influencers We’re Following in 2021

Professional tastemaker, home organizer, decluttering guru – whatever you call them, following an organization influencer on social media has its benefits. Organization influencers are individuals who have established themselves as experts in decluttering and home organization. These experts are easily identifiable through their large online following on platforms such as Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest and their own personal websites and blogs. On these platforms there are tutorials, essays and decluttering challenges that, based on their own personal experiences, prove that their methods work. They are our…

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Twenty-One Organization Tips: A Guide for Working From Home in 2021

Twenty-One Organization Tips: A Guide for Working From Home in 2021

Getting organized in 2021 brings a new set of challenges. The COVID pandemic has forced us all to remain confined to our homes. At first glance, the requirement to stay home seems like a dream come true. After days turn into weeks and weeks into months, however, the stay-at-home order has us all on edge. The combination of working from home and home-schooling our children along with limited leisure has left many of us unorganized amongst congested and cluttered spaces. How do you keep your…

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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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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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How to Store Winter Items

How to Store Winter Items

A Holiday in Hindsight The holidays can feel like they end as quickly as they come. Before we know it, the gifts are unwrapped and people are slipping into the coats and hats to head back home. Properly storing things like decorations and china sets can ensure they hold up so they can continue to bring you and your family as much joy next year as they did this year. This is a great opportunity to prepare yourself for next season so the transition from…

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Best Philly Experience Gifts for the 2020 Holidays

Best Philly Experience Gifts for the 2020 Holidays

When it comes to holiday shopping for the people in our lives, we want to gift them with something they’ll enjoy as well as making memories that get to be cherished for a lifetime. That’s why we’re so excited to be bringing to you a list of the best experience gifts this Holiday season has to offer! During the next few months, the facilities mentioned are open and operating, but be assured they are taking the proper safety precautions to make this holiday season memorable…

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