January 25, 2018

Increase your kitchen storage with these 10 hidden cabinet hacks

Unless you designed your kitchen from scratch, with a custom layout and cabinets, it’s probably not perfect for your needs. But new cabinets can quickly eat up a small remodeling budget, and re-designing the kitchen isn’t usually an option if you rent. I won’t even get into the environmental impact of trashing old cabinets and producing new ones. Fortunately there are a lot of clever DIY ways to make the most of your current kitchen cabinets. 1. Pull-out Garbage and […]
January 18, 2018

9 Smart storage ideas for small spaces

One of the revelations of living in a small home is that choosing less square footage doesn’t mean you necessarily have to make do with less, just that you need to be super smart about how you organise the space you do have. And, once you go into “storage genius” mode, it tends to have a ripple effect – many tiny homes end up with as much usable storage area as places with a larger footprint, thanks to the space-savvy […]
January 11, 2018

3 Hacks for Storing Christmas Decorations

Once Christmas is over, all you’re left with is a Tupperware full of cookies and a whole mess of decorations to put away. And in the spirit of the post-holiday season, it can be tempting to walk into a store to buy extra storage containers or grabbing your nearest refuse bag. But you so don’t need to. Save your money for something you really want, because you can scavenge some really smart Christmas decoration storage with these upcycled hack-type tips. […]
December 6, 2017

10 Clever Hidden Storage Solutions

“So why haven’t I thought of these ideas” you might think? We all get so busy these days that the simplest ideas just pass us by. So run–don’t walk–to your nearest contractor, cabinet maker or handy family member and ask to have one of these seriously smart solutions built into the storage around your home. 1.      A drawer for all your endless utensils 2.      This slide-out bathroom styling station 3.      This pull-out sideways medicine cabinet 4.      These slim drawers built […]
November 23, 2017

7 Clever things you can do with the space under your child’s bed

Don’t you sometimes feel that your children have accumulated more things over the years then you and storing them is becoming more difficult? Why not make use of the extra space under their beds?  Besides, let’s be real: If you leave any space empty in a kid’s room, they’re going to stuff it full of things anyway. Beat them to the punch by re-appropriating the under bed area for one of the following clever ideas. Extra Wardrobe Storage Let’s start […]