It seems like every year the holiday season arrives earlier than before. The day after Halloween, my mother reported that the local pharmacy was all decked out in red and green. One of my favorite radio stations has already begun playing Christmas music all day. It seems every business or organization suddenly is decked in […]
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Our basements can all too easily become a dumping ground for every piece of junk and clutter we think we might need someday, or just don’t want to make a decision about right now. Plus, this space is often one of the largest storage areas in your home. Put these two facts together, and you […]
Installing Weathered Grey 8′ HD panels was simple, even though the garage was finished drywall. InstallStrips were quickly fastened to studs with 2 1/2 inch self-drilling screws, using approximately six screws per strip.
Let’s face it, many of us just don’t know how to organize properly, especially in large areas like the garage. We may be fine with cleaning and decluttering, but when it comes to a true garage organization plan, we just don’t have one. A simple redesign of your garage can make all the difference. Try […]
Most of us know how to ride a bicycle, and once you have learned, you don’t forget. You can also ride a bike almost anywhere, at any time of the year and without spending a fortune. Your first decision of course comes in determining what type of bike you are after. Your second decision (at […]
If nearly perfectly paved, often twisty roads, wooded scenery, lots of lakes and a great storage solution all sound like a good formula for your motorcycle enthusiasm… we think so to! Riding a motorcycle is one of the most fun things you can do, but we think organizing our garage is to!
If you took stock of all of the supplies in your craft area or room, you’re going to have at least 10-pages with all different types of papers, writing instruments, ribbons, stamps, buttons, stickers, etc. etc. etc. And with all of that on hand, we can easily come up with over 100 tips and tricks for […]
Love it or loathe it – the laundry must be done. Either way, the trick is to make it feel less like work, with smarter ways to sort, space-saving ways to dry and simpler ways to organize. Line-dry only clothes, baskets and hampers, bottles and boxes of laundry detergent and fabric softener – these items […]
National “Get Organized” Month has been around since 2005 thanks to the National Association of Professional Organizers – www.napo.net. The organization is dedicated to helping individuals and businesses bring order and efficiency to their lives. Research shows that people waste as much as an hour a day, on average, looking for things they’ve misplaced. That […]
Whether it’s elaborate, sleek, wood, plastic, deep or shallow, when you’re organizing your spaces, nothing is quite as simple and functional as well-placed shelving. Shelves are possibly the easiest way to make use of your wall space to keep your prized possessions on display or to store items, getting them off your floors, tables and […]
Wouldn’t it be nice if you could find the Thanksgiving centerpiece and other decorations, in just seconds and put them away just as quickly after the holiday? Organize your decorations so you can access them all-year round. Store things together based on the season, so that when you take down decorations for one holiday, you can […]
Finally, a paper towel holder that works! And, it’s attractive and unobtrusive, too! A simple design that uses gravity and friction to keep your stuff on the holder, and off the floor. Holds standard 12” rolls of paper or shop towels. Keep paper towels handy for quick and easy cleanup.