Top Tips for Keeping Your Garage Neat and Organized

The garage ranks high along with the basement for spaces where families tend to dump things they don’t know what to do with. It’s easy to store a box you never unpacked, some outdoor equipment or some unused paint in your garage and simply ignore the fact that it’s there when you pull in your car [...]

Five Tips for Staying Organized in the New Year

Each new year is a time for goal-setting and renewal. If you’re like so many others out there, you may have set your sights on getting organized in 2019—knowing what you have and where it’s located from your bedroom closet to your home office. It seems like a relatively straightforward task—but if it was that easy, [...]

How to Create an Organized Garage for Fall

As the warm breezes of summer give way to chillier temperatures, consider rearranging the items in your garage to ensure you’re ready for colder weather. Here are six steps to help you get your garage organized and ready for fall (and winter): Step #1 Categorize Items It’s hard to whip your garage into shape without [...]

Spruce Up The Half Bath Before Guests Arrive

Hosting family or friends is an equally exciting and stressful experience for all. If they are visiting Nevada County for the first time, you are excited to show them around the area but nervous about hosting them. Having a comfortable guest bathroom is key and you’ll want to deck it out with all the necessary [...]

Five Ways to Start the New Year Right

The New Year is almost here! While you might consider making some New Year’s resolutions, you first need to think about your end of the year list for your Nevada County home. To get your home in tiptop shape for 2018, here are some important and efficient ways to get it ready. 1. Clean, clean, [...]

How to Manage Moving a Parent or Their Belongings After the Loss of a Parent

Many of us are now, or soon will be, helping our parents downsize and move. Moving a parent is accompanied with unique challenges and emotions. One of the most difficult and trying times in life is losing a parent. The grieving process also often includes the task of sorting out and moving their cherished belongings [...]

Fall Closet Cleanout: What to Keep, Toss, and Buy

The weather is getting colder, and it’s finally time to put away your summer clothes and pull out your comfy knits and favorite pair of jeans. As you begin to swap out your seasonal clothing, set aside some extra time to clean out your entire closet. After all, you might discover you just have too [...]

Bathroom Organization Ideas for Small Spaces

Let's face it, some spaces in our Nevada County homes are tight. When you live in a small space, it’s important that every area be organized, functional, and attractive. Any space that is even just a teensy bit overcrowded makes the space feel claustrophobic. The bathroom is no exception! Here are some bathroom organization ideas [...]

Closet Organization Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

If your closet is a clutter, it could be that you just need some closet organization ideas. Closets, no matter the size, tend to be a catchall. We often toss in our shoes, handbags, and hang up our garments without any consideration to organization. But, fret not. It’s easy to clean up those closets and [...]

Decluttering Your Medicine Cabinet

What’s in your medicine cabinet? Is it filled with a bunch of items you use every day? Or is it filled with a bunch of stuff you don't use, let alone remember getting? If you can’t remember the last time you decluttered your medicine cabinet, it’s time. But how do you decide what to keep [...]