7 Tips to Refresh your Home for Spring

refresh-your-home-spring-graphicWe know we’re already well into the official spring season, but here in Chicago it’s only just starting to warm up. So it’s taken us a little bit longer to catch SPRING FEVER. But now that the temps are rising, we’re welcoming the spring season with open arms.

If you’ve caught a case of spring fever, then we’ve got just the remedy. Here are 7 tips to refresh your home for spring! Continue reading


Where’s My Stapler? A DIY Tool Organization & Storage Idea

Tool Organization - How To Stop Losing Tools

New homeowners tend to acquire quite the collection of tools when they first move in. Trips to local hardware stores, shower gifts, fixes that somehow require that single tool you don’t have in your collection all attribute to a random pile of tools.

Pretty quickly, I’m sure you feel like you have plenty, actually you probably think you have too many when the dust settles, but trust me when I say that this enormous collection of tools will┬ámysteriously be hidden in every nook and cranny of your home in about a year IF you don’t get those bad boys under control with some serious tool organization right from the start.

Moving 101

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Let’s Get Organized: Where to Start

Picture of an Organized Kitchen DrawerWe’re two weeks into the new year, and if you’re anything like us, you’ve already cheated on that oh-so-promising New Year’s diet, you haven’t made it to the gym nearly as much as you vowed you would, and gosh darn it, that strapping budget is ruining all the fun! We feel your pain, but we are NOT throwing in the towel just yet.

Last Thursday we kicked off a series that we can baby step into and accomplish together, one mini project at a time. Are you ready to baby-step into where to start getting organized with us…. let’s be honest here, it’s this or the gym. Are you with us or are you with us? Continue reading