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Tips For Sorting Through Belongings When Someone Dies

When a loved one dies, you’ll find yourself faced with the task of sorting through his whole house and figuring out what to keep. There are experts who can help you how to make decisions related to home organizing after a death of someone close to you. They have the tools and training to change and organize any space. It’s highly unlikely for you to take this big of a task since you still have to deal with the shock and grief over the loss of a loved one. It’s something that you could have never prepared for.

Ask Help From Professional Home Organizers

It can be difficult to decide what to keep when a loved one passes away. Ask for help from a professional home organizer. Many people wold like to help but just have no idea how. You could ask your community to assist you with everything from dropping off supplies or snacks to helping watch the kids so you could focus on the task ahead. Even if they just sit by your side and give moral support, this is not the kind of task that you should do on your own.

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Tips For Home Staging A Living Room

The term home staging wasn’t that common back in the 1990s. People knew that a house must look its best first before it’s put on the market. However, homeowners associated this with washing dirty dishes, tidying up the closet, and the like.

Home staging has evolved over the past 30 years. Thanks to the help of professional organizers, it has become a highly sought after service, especially within the real estate industry. Below are some tips on how to stage your home’s living room. In case you can’t do these things on your own, you always have the option to hire a home stager.

 

Living Room Home Staging Basics

 

Paint Your Living Room

You might think that repainting your house before you move is a tiring job. But if the color of the walls are other than light and neutral, you seriously have to reconsider. Neutrals can make any room look brighter and cleaner, not to mention, it’s almost always preferred by home buyers.

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Home Improvement Storage Solutions For Your Garage

The reason you found this article is probably because you are planning for a home improvement project to organize your garage. If you have many things including power tools and you or another family member continues to buy more stuff, and you find that your garage is easily filled with clutter. Does it seem like you’re unable to control it?

Don’t lose hope because there is still something you can do. Make a garage improvement plan that includes organizing everything that you store in your garage. Your garage is not a storage room so you may want to spend time looking through everything inside your garage to actually make room for your car.

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Awesome Tips To Consider For Your Next Garage Cleanup

Are you dreading your next garage cleanup? Perhaps, you already feel exhausted thinking about the pile of stuff that you will have to sort out and organize. Even though garages were originally designed to protect and keep cars, many homeowners find other purposes and uses for their garages. As a result, boxes of their belongings and other things find their way into the garage. And before you know it, these boxes have accumulated to the point of filling your garage so that you now have to park on the driveway.

If you find yourself in a similar situation, you need to plan for an overall garage organization and cleanup soon. On the other hand, with the amount of work waiting for you and the piles of boxes waiting to be organized, you may be prompted to postpone cleaning your garage, which will only make matters worse and will require more of your time and effort.

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Conquer Your Mess with These Simple Decluttering Tips

If your house is filled with clutter, it can be quite overwhelming to deal with a lot of stuff. Instead of taking it on at once, why don’t you begin with just five minutes? It is important to take baby steps. Even though it may seem that five minutes will not barely make a dent in your mountain of mess, but it’s going to be a good start. Take five minutes to declutter now, and another one tomorrow, and the following days.

Before you know it, you will have a cleared garage or closet and then you’ll eventually see that half of your house has been cleaned. Here are some basic and easy organizing tips you need to know.

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Enjoy A Stress Free Home With These Simple Home Organizing Tips

Living in cluttered home or working in a messy office is one of the many things that could make your live more stressful. To help you have a refreshing and spacious home, here’s a simple guide to home organizing you can use.

Home Organizing Tips

Start Small, Start Now

Start with some small steps and what’s most important is for you to start now. Before you become too overwhelmed on where to start and what to do, it’s best to start small when it comes to decluttering your home. Begin with your shoes or your bags. You can also clear out the mess from your kitchen countertop or organize your bathroom after taking a bath. It doesn’t matter how small the task is, if you make it a habit every day, you’ll see the big difference it makes.

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8 Room Makeover Ideas Perfect for Mother’s Day

home organizingMother’s Day is right around the corner and because moms deserve the best – the perfect gift can be tough to shop for. To make things even more tricky, you can’t exactly go browsing at the mall or her favorite store right now. But don’t worry. What if instead of buying something, you fixed up a special space for mom in her house? Having an organized space for creative projects, relaxing, or reading is one of the best presents you could give mom this year.

Check out these 8 room makeover ideas and create the perfect retreat for mom this Mother’s Day.

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Kitchen Organization Tricks You Need To Know

It doesn’t matter how small or big your kitchen is, home organizing could be challenging. For pantry and food items to small appliances, glassware, and utensils, there is a lot of things to organize in your kitchen. It could be difficult to determine how to store things like baking sheets, cutting boards, container lids, pot lids, food wraps, and more. And each kitchen possesses its own quirks, so you need to take those into account as well. If you are navigating small cabinets, lack of storage, or narrow drawers, there are many things you need to contend with if you are trying to keep your kitchen clean while also making everything you need still accessible.

Deal With Countertop Clutter

To wrangle all the canisters, kitchen tools, and condiments that are currently causing clutter in your kitchen countertops, then find a tray to contain all these things. If every canister and jar is corralled on a tray, your kitchen would look a lot better and it will also be easier for you to get rid of the tray out of your way if you need more counter space.

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All About Virtual Organizing

Recently, a lot of professional organizers as well as productivity coaches who would like to add virtual organizing to their offerings. Virtual organizing provides several benefits for clients and organizers, however, there are a few things you need to consider before you take the plunge.

What Is Virtual Organizing?

A lot of people are familiar with the hands on practice of working with a professional organizer. If you work hands on, the office organizer or the home organizer as well as the client will agree on a time and date. The professional organizer will also go to the client’s office or home and together then come up with a plan and implement it.

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Tips For Organizing Your Garage

Everybody wants to have a clean and organized garage. But in many instances, this part of the house becomes the dumping ground for items that are rarely used. Only a few like cleaning the garage but there will come a time when you need to organize this part of your home whether you like it or not. Home organizing is not an easy feat. But with the right tools and tips, you’ll be able to get it done.

Gather The Supplies

Organizing the garage presents distinctive challenges. How can you pull together cars with sporting equipment, tools, toys, cleaning supplies, and beach chairs in one single place?

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