This is Genius: How to Turn a Standing Drying Rack into a Wall Mounted Drying Rack

By: Diy maven Mar 04, 2014

If I could give out genius awards, I'd give one to Melissa & Stephanie for figuring out a way to mount a cheap, standing, clothes drying rack into a MOUNTED drying rack. They lay out the entire process nicely, and once you see it,Continue Reading

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Clean Your Home as Efficiently As A Maid With Our Free Cheat Sheet Download

By: Bruno Mar 03, 2014

Tips for faster cleaning techniques
Sigh ... cleaning. Sigh. My wife complains that when she asks me to help with cleaning she usually just finds me walking around from room to room with a dustpan in hand, trying to figure out where to start. Though I'll admit this is at least fractionally proscrastinative, it's also due to the overwhelming nature of the job. Where should I start!? What should I do!? 

If you have that problem too (and even if you don't), we have a great cheat sheet to offer today. It's a free, downloadable PDF that will get you cleaning as quickly and thoroughly as a maid. You'll be like the Michael Jordan of cleaning, while I'll still be wandering around like Eeyore. Read on to find out how to getContinue Reading

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Roundup: 25+ DIY Cloud Decor Projects

By: Capreek Feb 12, 2014

Cloud-shaped decor has been a quietly growing trend for the past few years and, considering how easy (and adorable) most of these projects are, it's no wonder! Check out some of our favorite DIY cloud ideas… Continue Reading

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The 5 Things I Have to Clean Before Guests Arrive

By: Diy maven Feb 12, 2014

I love a clean house. That means that I clean or straighten up something every day. A quick wipe down of a bathroom sink, a speed dust-mopping. You get the idea. So you can imagine what happens when company is coming over. I go into hyper-drive. I do all the stuff that's expected, but I also do some things that I wouldn't necessarily… Continue Reading

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Everything Guide: Preparing Your Home to Make House Guests Feel Welcome

By: Faith-towers Feb 11, 2014

How to prepare your home for house guests

I enjoy having guests at my house, but I don't love all the prep that goes along with hosting. So I've assembled 8 essential tips for whipping your home into shape so you don't waste your whole day preparing, and your guests feel welcome… Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Stationery Organizer from Scratch

By: Capreek Jan 28, 2014

I tend to have a lot of stationery and greeting cards on hand, a result of my inability to pass up a cute card when I see one. What I don't have, though, is an easy way to organize them -- until… Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Alternative to the Standard Leather Tool Belt

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jan 28, 2014

When you're completing projects around the house, it's easy to loose track of those smaller tools you might be using. So after the hundredth time I've asked myself where I put the screwdriver, I decided it was time to get a little tool belt, or something similar. If you've ever been in the same boat as me, check out this DIY leather tool… Continue Reading

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How to: Declutter Your Bathroom Fast with These Clever Ideas

By: Faith-towers Jan 27, 2014

We've been talking about organization all month, and the bathroom is one of the hardest rooms to find extra space - but it's also super rewarding once it's done. Here are some tips for curbing the… Continue Reading

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Make It: 7 DIY Desktop Organizers

By: Diy maven Jan 27, 2014

What do cereal boxes, soup cans, cardboard, LEGO, and an old picture frame have in common? We can used them to tidy up our desktops by turning them into desktop organizers. Check out these 7 projects (plus a bonus at the… Continue Reading

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How to: Reduce Your Stuff By 10% In One Weekend

By: Faith-towers Jan 23, 2014

If you have lots of clutter, this is usually a good indicator that you have more stuff than your space will allow. Which means that it's time to pare down. So I'm here to help you reduce your stuff by 10% in just one weekend. Read on my… Continue Reading

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Tips For Staying Organized (& Stress-Free) While Moving

By: Lexy.b.ward Jan 17, 2014

My husband and I have moved almost very year since we've been married. We've moved five times in five years and are preparing for our sixth! I'd say that qualifies me as a moving expert and I decided to share a few things I've learned over the years!  Continue Reading

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How To: Tips For Giving Your Filing Cabinet A Massive Overhaul

By: Faith-towers Jan 16, 2014

With all the craziness of the holiday season, I've been ignoring the massive piles of mail and paperwork that have accumulated on my desk. But now that I finally have some time, I'm doing a massive makeover. Here are some expert tips on how to create an effective (and pretty) filing… Continue Reading

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How To: Make an Anthropologie-Inspired Copper Desktop Organizer

By: Capreek Jan 15, 2014

I loooove this DIY project: it's super stylish, insanely easy, and SO functional. And hey, if metallic hues aren't your thing, this would look great in anyContinue Reading

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5 Healthy Home Habits To Start In 2014

By: Matt allison Jan 15, 2014

5 Healthy Home Habits To Start In 2014

It’s hard to believe we are half way through the first month of the year. Resolutions are tough and they require effort in order to maintain them...you know, working out more, eating healthier, cleaning your home. All of these are only achieved through hard work… Continue Reading

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10 Things You Should Throw Out To Create A More Organized Space

By: Faith-towers Jan 14, 2014

Most of us are guilty of it.... holding onto things that we shouldn't. Also known as clutter. I'm in the process of culling through my closets and shelves in an effort to organize my space, so I thought I'd share some tips so you can do the same for your home. Here… Continue Reading

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