Favorite Home Organization Tips of 2018

If getting your home organized in 2018 was one of your New Year’s Resolutions, how did that go? Are you living clutter-free with everything in its appointed place?

  • Closets are neat and tidy
  • The garage organizes and stores all your stuff
  • Your family room would make Martha Stewart smile

Maybe you’ve gotten some areas squared away but are still struggling with others. Organization isn’t a “one-and-done,” it’s an ongoingprocess that only works if you work at it.

Tailored Living®whole home organization specialists live and breathe storage and with everything to make your home more restful and comfortable. Here are some of the favorite blogs from 2018 to help you get control of any remaining chaos in closets, pantries, laundry rooms, bedrooms or the garage.

Consider innovative storage solutions

Sometimes we get in a rut and can’t see our living space any different than it is. After all, it worked for a time, didn’t it? But families grow and needs change and reconsidering space use may open up new possibilities. Take a stroll through your home and see if these custom storage solutions fromTailored Living could help you reinvent your space. Read more:  Maximize Your Home’s Storage with Custom Storage Solutions

Customize for highly-functional dual-purpose rooms

Maybe the kids have outgrown a play room, or your collection of beloved books has grown to library status. Restructuring your space with custom built-ins will make a room highly-efficient for all its uses. Enclosed cabinets can hide the TV and all its paraphernalia when it’s time to read in quiet serenity and, when it’s movie night for the family, everything you need is close at hand. Read more:  DesigningDual-Purpose Rooms to Maximize Living Space

Capsule wardrobes can eliminate closet clutter

One of the biggest problems with closets is that we put too much in them. Most of us can fit an extraordinary amount of clothes and accessories into whatever space we have, but it’s never enough! The best solution is a custom closet organization system and a supportive solution is a capsule wardrobe to reduce the amount you need to store. Capsule wardrobes are not so much about doing withoutas they are about making every piece count. Learn more here:  How to Create a Capsule Wardrobe for Spring and Summer

Have a year-round organized garage

An organized garage may seem like an impossibility, but once you have custom garage storage, you’ll wonder how you ever got along without it! Floor-to-ceiling garage storage cabinets can keep mountains of storage out of sight and make the garage easy and safe to navigate for the whole family. Tools, sporting equipment, gardening implements, and more, become easily accessible when conveniently stored. Turn your back on a messy garage with a new, clean garage habit: Break Old Habits of Garage Clutter and Chaos

User-friendly work spaces:  Laundry room and pantry

It’s not unusual for “work only” areas like the laundry room and pantry to get overlooked when considering updating or remodeling space. Guests may not visit the laundry room or take tea in the pantry, but there’s no reason you should not enjoy a prettier and more efficient workspace every day. Custom storage and streamlined processes can make laundry less of a chore. Food prep and shopping can become hassle-free with proper storage and inventory control. Check out these two popular blogs for tips on working smarter, not harder:

“Spring cleaning” is appropriate all year long

House cleaning is a fact of life and anything that makes it easier is welcomed. Especially with the holidays bringing more people and activities into your home, time-saving cleaning tips will come in handy. We’ve collected tips from the experts for making pesky tasks quicker and more efficient, so you’ll have more time to relax and enjoy your squeaky-clean house. Read more: Ten Cleaning Tips from the Experts to Make Spring Cleaning Easier

Teaming up with the Property Brothers Again

Drew Scott and fiancée, Linda Phan, invited everyone along for the fabulous 1920s home renovation they did fort heir Los Angeles honeymoon home. Tailored Living was there to witness the extensive makeover (handled by brother Jonathan Scott) and to ensure that Drew got the custom garage of his dreams! Relive the magic:  “Don’t Harm the Charm” with Drew’s Honeymoon House Makeover

Tailored Living is ready to help with any area of your home that could use a little TLC and life-changing organization. Reducing clutter is a great way to reduce stress, and innovative storage solutions can impact everyone by making it easier to stay organized in their own bedrooms as well as throughout the house. Call 866-712-3404 today to find a designer near you who can help with closets, a home office, the laundry room, pantry, family room, entryway, mudroom or garage. You can stay up to date with home design trends, styles and ideas by subscribing to our free eNewsletter.

Happy Holidays from Tailored Living!