Author Archive: Donna Lindley

Re-think Your Organization: Repurposing Household Items

Do you want to get more organized without breaking the bank on organizing supplies? In honor of Earth Day tomorrow, here are my top ten favorite organizing solutions using common household items. Drawer Organizer – Muffin pans are a great way to organize small items like pins, paper clips, nails and screws, rubber bands, keys, […]

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Organize Your Bikes

With another beautiful week ahead, many people are hitting the trails with their bikes.  This begs the question, what is the best way to organize bicycles in your garage?  Given the size and frequency of use, bikes are not the easiest items in the garage to organize.  Depending on your space, there are several different […]

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How to Organize Your Cleaning Supplies

Along with the sounds and smells of spring comes the urge to open up the house and do a thorough spring cleaning.  By taking inventory of your cleaning supplies and organizing them, you will save time and be more motivated.  Follow these tips to make this year’s spring cleaning easier than ever: •    Take Inventory […]

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How to Organize Your Garage for Spring

As the temperatures rise, the birds start chirping, and the flowers begin to bloom, it is a sure sign that spring is in the air!  The changing weather signals that it is time for a seasonal changeover in the garage.  Put away the shovels and snow blowers and get out the bikes, scooters, lawnmowers, gardening […]

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Tip of the Month: Are Junk Drawers a Bad Thing?

If your junk drawer is overflowing, and you have no idea what is in there, then it is time to give it a make-over. Follow these 5 steps to a useful junk drawer.

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How to Organize Your Cords

Whether it is coming from your office, entertainment center, or all those gadgets, you probably have a mess of cords somewhere that needs taming. This mess can be unsightly, frustrating and unsafe. Here are several different solutions to the cord clutter issue: – Before unplugging anything, label all cords.  You can create your own or […]

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3 Easy Steps to Organizing Your Jewelry

Follow these three steps to be able to find, enjoy and protect your jewelry.

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How to Organize Your Shoes

Shoes, shoes everywhere.  Does this sound like your closet?  My clients often ask my advice on the best solution for organizing shoes.  As you read on, you will discover that there is no “one size fits all” solution.  How many shoes do you have?  Where are you going to store them?  How much space do […]

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Make Your New Years Resolution a Success

Well, we are now over a week into the New Year. How is your resolution to “get more organized” going? Are you making progress, or is it just another good intention fallen by the wayside? Did you know that an average of 78% of all New Year’s resolutions fail? What can you do to ensure […]

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My Favorite Seasonal Storage Solutions

Another holiday season has flown by, and we are left with the task of taking down decorations and packing them away until next year.  Now is the best time of year to organize your decorations to make next holiday season easier.  There are so many organizational products now that are geared especially for storing holiday […]

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