Tag Archives: Home Storage

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5 Ways to Pet-Proof Your Home

When we choose to share our homes with our pets, we don’t always realize just what that means. Sure, it means pets and cuddles and affection, but it can also mean that the little furballs ‘accidentally’ destroy things or get into things that they shouldn’t. It can be frustrating—and dangerous for our pets. Here are [...]
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Tips for Decorating a Studio Apartment

If you live in a studio apartment, you’ve probably discovered that it can be challenging to make a single room look and feel like a home. Limited space and an accumulation of belongings may have you wondering what can be done to make your apartment a more pleasant place to be. If your studio apartment [...]
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Top Tips For Saving Space At Home

If you have a growing family then you probably feel like you have a shrinking home! Although moving to a bigger house would be great, with ever increasing house prices moving is simply not a possibility for many of us. However there’s no need for you to feel hemmed in by your house. There are [...]
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Creating the Perfect Garage

I have a friend who has been in his house now for nearly 10 years, and it is an immense source of pride to him that he can still fit two whole cars in his two-car garage. I can’t really blame him. Just driving down the street on a Saturday afternoon will reveal how many [...]
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Closet Storage and Organization Ideas

Like a cartoon character you go to open your closet one day and things spill out on top of you. If you’re like me, you have lots of clothes. And belts. And shoes. And coats. And sweaters and tops and … well, you get the idea! However, when I bought my house I came to [...]
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Kids Rooms: Top 10 Tips to Decorating a Small Space

If space is at a premium in your kid-size bedroom, follow these tips to make the most of limited square footage when decorating! Learn how to reduce clutter and make your child's small bedroom seem bigger.
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Bathroom Storage Strategies

Keeping things neat and orderly can be a challenge in any bathroom. Follow these ideas and tips to get your bathroom organized and ready for battle action!
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Install a Pull Down Attic Ladder

The attic is one of the areas of the home you don’t think about much until you have to access the space. An attic ladder can make getting to your attic easier.
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Types of Home Storage

What types of storage areas does your home have and how do you make best use of each type? When doing a storage makeover, keep in mind that there are four main types of storage available; Open/Display, Closed/Hidden, Convenient/Accessible, and Remote/Auxiliary. When you plan a new home or remodeling project or anytime you buy new [...]
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Home Storage Basics

Who doesn’t want to organize their home storage? Yet, for most of us, neat shelves, tidy cabinets and uncluttered closets seem difficult to organize. When it comes to cleaning house and getting things organized, it’s useful to know basic principles of home storage: Think holistically about all of your home’s storage areas and options rather [...]