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How to Kit Out a Small Apartment

Image Source My memories of living in the few big cities that I have graced with my presence are of small apartments or shared houses where space is often at a premium. It is interesting to see the psychological effects … Continue reading

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5 Tips on How to Declutter Your Kitchen

The following is a guest post from Andrew Odom on how to declutter your kitchen. Take it away Andrew!  I grew up in a kitchen where social status was measured in tupperware containers; the more you had, the better cook … Continue reading

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Organizing Giveaway Project Submissions

A few weeks ago we announced the Get Organized Giveaway and asked you to send us your organization projects. Here’s just a few of the entries we’ve gotten so far. Jan took on a craft room redo after getting tired of … Continue reading

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Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ideas

Operation Christmas Child shoebox ideas can be one of the most challenging and exciting parts about packing a shoe box for the Samaritan’s Purse holiday project. This heartwarming activity brings joy to children throughout the world each holiday season and now … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Add Wine Storage to Your Space Without Adding a Wine Cellar

Do you have a wine cellar in our house where you can store the hundreds of bottles of wine you’ve collected from all over the world? If you answered, “What are you, crazy? Of course not!” then you’re in the right place. For those of us who don’t have the space for a wine cellar (or the need to store hundreds of bottles of wine) we need to be a little more creative with our wine storage. Continue reading

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Going Paperless at Home – Putting the FREE back in Paper Free

The following is a guest post from blogger Andrew Odom about going paperless at home. The Odoms are building a 200 sq ft home and redefining a person’s true needs and cutting back on “stuff.”  Thank you Andrew for your … Continue reading

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Get Organized & Win

Attention all organizing fanatics! Space Savers is clearing out our warehouse to make room for new inventory & you can win some of these soon-to-be-gone items featured below. The rules are simple and the reward is sweet. Multiple winners so … Continue reading

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Linen Closet Organization – Before & After

When I first moved into my home, I was amazed at how much storage there was. Several closets, built-ins, and cupboards made us feel that, as newlyweds, we’d never be able to fill all of that space. Well, as my grandma always says, never say never. In five short years, we’ve accumulated more stuff than we ever thought possible. Read the before & after story. Continue reading

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Air Drying Clothes – Money Saving Options

Air Drying Clothes saves money – an average load of clothes dried in an electric dryer costs $.35-$.40 per load. An average load of clothes dried in a gas dryer is cheaper, at $.15 – $.20 per load. Air drying? Free if you already have a drying rack or clothes line. How many loads of laundry do you do per week? Are you seeing where you can justify your next mocha frappucino? Continue reading

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Trash & Recycling Containers Re-work: Before & After Project

I don’t know what’s harder. Juggling the overflow of toxic chemicals and garbage that spill from beneath my sink when I open the cupboards or wrestling with the unstable bag of recycling tacked to the wall above the steps of … Continue reading

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