Category Archive: 'DIY Organizing'
Make an “Aggravation List” as you walk through your home. Then get organized and decide what to do about it.
Many years ago a colleague of mine came to my house to help me create an Aggravation List — anything that bothered me about my home. Then, as we did the walk-through, we addressed what to do about each issue. It’s part of self-care. I use this walk-through method with my organizing clients today. […]
Downsizing 101: How To Do It The Right Way Bigger is better. We’ve all heard that, right? It’s been the prevailing wisdom in America for a long, long time. But is that notion always right? Lately, many people are rethinking the idea entirely when it comes to the size of their home. The average size […]
This busy parent was feeling hopeless even though she already had a great idea with the cubbies. First we did a “discard and donate”. Then we collaborated to use the cubbies better. Steps to Organize Toys1. Discard and Donate. “When you bring in 1 new; release 2” (your new mantra).2. Group like-kind.3. Use cubbies, colored […]
Six Revitalizing Bedroom Remodel Ideas The bedroom is one of the most intimate, comforting and relaxing places in your home. You spend a lot of time in the bedroom, so it’s important to keep it in the best condition possible. Over time, it might start to look worn down, outdated and in need of some […]