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The White Whale

We hear it all the time. Ikea has created a super store for the “average Joe” to go pick up virtually any piece of home furniture, build it themselves and hypothetically have their entire house furnished at a fraction of the cost of hiring a contractor.

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5 Suggestions to Help Tame Toymageddon this Holiday Season

The shopping is done, the kids are in bed, you throw on your winter flannels & cozy up on the living room floor surrounded by rolls of wrapping paper. Your favorite holiday movie begins and you scan around the room at all the bags and boxes full of goodies to wrap. That’s when it hits you…. “Where are we going to put all of this?!”

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Optimizing the Unused Space in Your Home

There are many reasons you may be looking for more space within your home. Here are 4 easy ideas to get you thinking about how to best utilize your space.

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12 Tips To Get The Perfect Laundry Room

Is your laundry room housed in a closet, a corner in the basement, or is it an entire room of its own? Does it serve double duty as a mud room or storage area, too? It’s high time your hard working laundry room gets the attention it craves.

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Home Office Must Haves

Before PCs, very few homeowners had home offices. Most got up in the morning and ‘went to work’. At the end of the day, people ‘went home’. The introduction of affordable PCs, Fax machines, and cordless phones offered some workers the option to ‘telecommute.’ The concept was new and exciting!

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Not your grandmother’s pantry

Once upon a time, the kitchen pantry was a free-standing piece of furniture and often the only workspace in the kitchen. In the early 1900’s, the Hoosier Manufacturing Company of Indiana developed what came to be known as the Hoosier Cabinet. It was proudly billed as ‘pantry and kitchen in one’ since it provided both the ease of storage as well as the kitchen’s workspace.

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Celebrity Closets to Die for: Inspiration to Stir Your Imagination

Organized master closets are a must-have for every on-the-go homeowner and anyone looking to increase the resale potential of their home in the future. Custom master closets can be designed as practical storage spaces or lavish dressing rooms as well as anything in between…they can satisfy the need for both function and form by giving everything its proper place and by serving as a serene and orderly enclave that reflects your taste and even showcases treasured pieces of jewelry, shoes, purses, and any other accessory you can imagine.

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5 Amazing Ways to Utilize Your Garage

How do you feel when you walk into your garage? Do you feel good – like everything has its place? Or do you feel like you are taking your life in your hands as you make your way through the items that are strewn across the garage floor?

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Resolved to Get Organized in 2016? Part II: Small Changes That Add Up to Big Gains When Keeping Closets Organized

How many of us have stood in front of a home closet jammed with clothes, shoes and accessories while frowning and pronouncing, “I have NOTHING to wear!” Sound familiar? The irony is that when we walk into our favorite clothing store, we can match up items to wear in a fraction of the time it takes to ferret out a suitable outfit from items we already own.

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Resolved to Get Organized in 2016? – Part I: Succeed with a Customized Solution

It’s that time of year again when we count down the minutes of the old year and make grand plans for the incoming, new year.

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