Entries for the ‘Do It Yourself Ideas’ Category



Guest Blog – Wacky Ways to Part with Paper and Clear Your Counters

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Photo credit: HeartWork Organizing

What are some wacky, perhaps even extreme ways to really get a handle on paper clutter? Sure, a match is the quickest way to getting rid of it, but maybe not what you had in mind.

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Guest Blog – Love Your Stuff: Break Up With Your Clutter

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Photo credit: HeartWork Organizing

We talk a lot about decluttering, but some people get absolutely stuck on the emotional side of letting go. Just the idea of removing your things from your home or office might give you the jitters. Did you know ...


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How Can Bed Risers Help Me?

Bed risers can provide many different benefits for your health, comfort, and organization. If you want to know just how you can benefit from using bed risers, keep reading to find out.

Health

Risers, which are often referred to as bed lifts, can provide several different health benefits:

· They add ...


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How do Battery Chargers and Testers Work?

Batteries are an important part of most people’s lives. We need them for our vehicles, as well as the numerous electronics and gadgets we use every day. Understanding how battery testers and chargers work can help you keep everything working properly for as long as possible.

When you use a ...


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Gumdrop Trees and Other Holiday Décor add the Perfect Festive Touch

There is just something about a gumdrop tree that screams whimsical and fun all rolled into one. Gumdrop trees and other holiday décor provide the perfect opportunity for children of all ages to appreciate the wonderful holiday traditions that many families have passed down for generations.

In case you don’t know, ...


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Guest Blog – Value In Clutter

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Question : I live in my family home that’s been in my family for generations. The things from the past are crowding me out. I’d be happy to pare down and get rid of many things, if I weren’t afraid that one or ...


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What Are Some New and Innovative Organization Ideas?

Your home or office will run more smoothly if things are organized well. Everything you need will be easy to find, and your work – either at home or at the office – will be more easily accomplished.

Nesting Boxes

A set of colorful storage nesting boxes works so well for ...


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What Are Some Quick Tips to Organize a Closet?

You may be surprised at how much extra room you have for storage if you organize your closets properly. You can plan your closet makeover by determining the amount of room in each closet, and deciding on your storage needs.

Shelf It

You may be tempted to put in as many shelves as ...


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Will Spring Cleaning Brighten Your Home?

Some people love spring-cleaning. Others dread it. Either way, it is a chance to open your windows and create cleaner spaces in your home. You may have a short or long list of spring-cleaning tasks, but don’t let them bog you down. You don’t have to complete them all in ...


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Finding Time To Organize…Or Do Anything Else

How do you find time to organize if you don’t have any free time? It’s a fair question.

The first part of this answer has to do with choices. We all make choices, otherwise known as prioritizing. I’m doing it right now as I choose to write this article instead of ...


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