Join our team! We're hiring now. Click to learn more.

Entries for 'organization'

Blog

Articles

Moving to a Smaller Home: Small Space Organization Tips for Downsizing

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on April 18, 2022 at 9:30 AM
How do you deal with moving into a smaller house? Sometimes you just need a little imagination and organization. With these tips for making your new small space work for you, you’ll soon be enjoying your new home. Adapting to a Smaller Space If you’ve been living in a big house for years, the idea of a smaller living arrangement can feel…well, stifling. It may be difficult at first, but it does get easier. Remind yourself that your new ho...

Before You Downsize, Take the 30-Day Declutter Challenge

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on February 28, 2022 at 9:00 AM
Do you need to declutter your home quickly? A 30-day challenge can be very helpful if you’re downsizing. What Is a 30-Day Declutter Challenge? A 30-day declutter challenge is designed to help you reset the space in your home (and your mental space) in about a month. This can be especially helpful if you’re about to move or downsize. We’ve created a list to help you collect at least 30 bags or boxes of clutter in 30 days. You can adjust...

How To Start Decluttering When You’re Overwhelmed

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on February 21, 2022 at 9:00 AM
Are you tired of walking into your home only to see piles of stuff everywhere you look? Are you about to downsize and don’t know where to start? You’re not alone. Everyone has to deal with clutter at some point, and it can be quite stressful. Here are some ways to successfully declutter when you’re feeling overwhelmed. What Does Clutter Mean to You? In the Merriam Webster dictionary, clutter as a noun is defined as “a crowded or confused...

Declutter Your Home - Checklists to Get Started

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on February 14, 2022 at 9:00 AM
If you’ve noticed the messes are piling up, you can never seem to find your keys, or you have no room on your counter or nightstand, it may be time to declutter. Here are some checklists to help you get started. Things to Consider Before Decluttering Your Home Decluttering can be a stressful process, especially if you’re feeling overwhelmed or you’re not sure where to begin. The following questions will help you find a source of motivation...

Getting Organized - How to Create a Clean Routine

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on January 28, 2022 at 10:00 AM
It’s time to create a plan to keep your home clean, and cleaning tasks simpler and streamlined. If you’ve noticed it’s becoming difficult to keep up with household chores, creating a clean routine could help. What’s a clean routine? A clean routine is a plan that divides cleaning chores into smaller daily tasks that helps you prevent clutter from piling up. Taking 15-30 minutes each day in concentrated spaces in your home can make clearing...

Upcycled Organization

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on January 15, 2021 at 4:00 PM
If you're ready to tidy up your home office or corral kid's toys, you would be surprised by the items you own that are waiting for a new purpose. More than likely some of the items cluttering your home could be used to create extra storage or organized spaces. Instead of purchasing brand new items, consider upcycling a few items from the attic or purchasing gently used unexpected items to bring calm to untidy chaos. The basics of getting orga...

Creative Ways to Carve Out Space That Caters to Your Wellness

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on August 17, 2020 at 10:16 AM
August is National Wellness Month! There hasn't been a more important time to take care of ourselves than now. Wellness makes an impact on the way you live your life no matter your age. One emerging trend in interior design is the creation of wellness rooms or spaces. What is a wellness room? A wellness room is a space dedicated to your health and wellness. This can come in many forms from meditation rooms to craft rooms, wellness spaces...

10 Quick Clever Ways to Organize Your Home

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on August 7, 2020 at 2:54 PM
As you spend more time at home it's important to organize your home in a way that fits the new normal. Organizing your space allows you to spend less time searching for lost items that could easily be found in a clutter free space. From searching through random papers, old mail, or receipts to allowing clutter to pile up on the dining table or at the front door, it’s simply too easy to let clutter take over spaces in your home. Finding solutions ...

5 Items to Repurpose to Live More Eco-Friendly

 Posted by Nancy Ravenstar-Boydston on July 21, 2020 at 1:15 PM
The age of social distancing, working from home, and hybrid learning is the perfect time to get your space organized for optimum green-friendly use. Being home more can make your home feel small. If you are committed to living a greener earth-friendly life, there are small steps you can take to make a big impact and create a new lifestyle for you and your family. Glass Jars and Bottles Create flower vases you can use around the house. U...