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Prepping your home for the spring and summer months

  Prepping your home for the spring and summer months The cold winter months are nearing their end for the year, and spring is officially here! This means better weather, and better weather means it’s time to start getting your home ready for the summer months. Cleaning, preparing, and organizing all come into play as … Continue reading Prepping your home for the spring and summer months

The secret to successfully purging your belongings

You never notice how much stuff you have until it’s time to move it. One of the best times to purge is when preparing for a move. Save yourself the trouble of packing and unpacking more than you need to and get rid of unnecessary items before you pack. Follow these guidelines for an easier … Continue reading The secret to successfully purging your belongings

7 toy storage solutions that will save your sanity

Whether through a few too many well-meaning gifters or by your own hand, you may have reached a point where there are too many toys and something needs to be done. There are several benefits to downsizing and better storing your children’s toys, from encouraging creativity to simplifying your life. If this sounds good to … Continue reading 7 toy storage solutions that will save your sanity

Rock the block with your next garage sale

Written by Jessy Howe Garage sale season is upon us! In an effort to de-clutter your home of items you no longer need while making some extra spending money, we’ve gathered our top tips to throwing a rocking sale! Choose the date Many communities have “neighborhood sales.” If your area does this, take advantage! Traffic … Continue reading Rock the block with your next garage sale

Refreshing your home in preparation for spring

Written by Jessy Howe It’s nearly time to enjoy the long-awaited spring weather once again! With the warm sunshine and flowers beginning to bud, there is nothing worse than coming back inside to space that feels like it could use freshening up! Below is a checklist of spring cleaning to-dos in each room of your … Continue reading Refreshing your home in preparation for spring

How to avoid leaving a huge mess when you move out

Moving is a huge time-consuming and stress-inducing chore, but there’s no other way about it. You have to spend weeks sorting and packing stuff you’ve accumulated over the past few years, talk to the movers, arrange for utilities to be transferred, unpack and put things away in your new home…the list just goes on. With … Continue reading How to avoid leaving a huge mess when you move out

Organizing your not-so organized closet

Written by Nicole Harrison Closet organization is not many people’s strong suit. Closets are the one place in a home where things get shoved when guests come over, and it’s safe to say items accumulate easily in these hidden corners of the home. If you’re anything like me, you rarely spend time cleaning and organizing … Continue reading Organizing your not-so organized closet

10 spring cleaning tips using basic household products

Written by Claire Schneider Throw the curtains open and put out a cheerful welcome mat because it’s finally starting to feel like spring. We all know what that means … spring cleaning time! It’s the season to toss or stow seasonal items, tidy corners, and tame cluttered spaces. This may sound strange, but I’ve been … Continue reading 10 spring cleaning tips using basic household products