Author: Melinda Anderson

opening boxes and getting organized

Opening Moving Boxes and Getting Organized

Moving: it’s a box of responsibilities, especially if you’re moving to a new home with a family in tow. Opening moving boxes and getting organized in your new home is an important part of your move; rushing can leave you disorganized and searching for key items for months. To begin, […]

Home Staging – 10 Ways To Be Real Estate Ready

Home Staging – 11 Ways To Be Real Estate Ready

Here are 11 ways to ensure your home staging will be real estate ready when it hits the market. Your home goes to the top of their list when daily chores are easy to do and the house appears effortless to keep organized. When done properly, home staging accentuates a home’s […]

How to Organize the Pantry Like the Grocery Store

How to Organize the Pantry Like the Grocery Store

Ready to organize the food pantry and go from a jumbled mess into one stocked with supplies to make delicious meals? Here are some tips to make cooking at home a pleasure. If our home pantry were a tiny grocery store, would shoppers be able to shop for what they […]

House Cleaning Checklist - How to Clean in 2 Hours

House Cleaning Checklist – How to Clean in 2 Hours

Now that you’ve organized your home, don’t spend all your time cleaning it! Use this checklist to quickly go room-by-room and do weekly maintenance house cleaning like the pros in two hours. Living Room Dust furniture and lighting Dust window sills and blinds Remove any cobwebs in corners or near […]

Get Organized and Unpacked After Moving

Get Organized and Unpacked After Moving

Moving from one house to another is d.i.s.r.u.p.t.i.v.e and the quickest way to remedy that is to get organized and unpacked.  Unpacking all the boxes and getting settled-in soon after moving is the goal. Every house lives differently and deciding the best way to organize all the new spaces is […]

How to Pick the Best Storage Container for the Job

How to Pick the Best Storage Container for the Job

Finding more square footage inside our cabinets, closets, and drawers is possible when you pick the best storage container for the job that maximizes the space. Living an organized life is about more than maximizing storage space and labeling containers (although that’s part of it).  Choose Containers to fit the […]

Tips for Making Products Look Great in Your Cabinets

Tips for Making Products Look Great Inside Your Cabinets

Visual organization is achieved by grouping items by size, color, texture, and type and is the key to make products look great inside your cabinets. The goal is to create a boutique, model home look and feel for yourself at home. You’ll know you’ve succeeded when you say, “Wow! I […]

home organization ideas for every room

Home Organization Ideas for Every Room in the House

Here’s a few simple tips to incorporate home organization ideas into every cabinet, closet, drawer, and storage space and room in your home.   Always put items close to where they will be used. Have one central location for all papers. Organize your food pantry into sections: tomato products and […]