Winterize Your Coat Closet

Cluttered Closet to WinterizeWinterize your coat closet -  as we head into the colder months you may spend a lot more time getting in and out of your coat closet.  Make sure it’s stocked with the items you need and put any off season jackets or shoes in long term storage so you don’t have to wedge heavy winter coats into smaller than ideal spaces.  (Space Bags ... More

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Most Valuable Layer: Space Bag

Space Bags aren't just great for linens - there's so much more.Space Bags really are ingenious. While they became popular for storing bulky blankets, comforters and pillows at home, these space-saving must-haves shouldn’t be limited to just linens. And with several bag styles, many no longer requiring a vacuum to seal, the uses multiply. Some of our favorites include: Winter snow pants, mittens, hats/Beach towels, swimwear, cover-ups Storing seasonal ... More

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When You Can’t Bring Your Laundry Home – Dorm Living

A mesh laundry bag is great for dorm livingWhen you can’t just put your laundry in the hamper at home anymore, every college student learns they need to have an organized way of taking care of their laundry needs - fast. One solutions is to ack up your mesh laundry bag with all of your dirty clothes and take it home to your mom for her ... More

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Project Cases to the Rescue

Use a project case to organize work for you or your studentsSince a teacher’s day extends far beyond the hours spent in the classroom you probably find yourself carrying a number of items back and forth from the classroom to home and back.  You’re probably also juggling any number of projects along the way and keeping it all organized can be a challenge.  Project cases can save ... More

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Back to school: The Freshman 15

What 15 items does your freshman need to gain for dorm living?We’ve all heard of the “Freshman 15”… those unwanted pounds that creep up during the first year of college. We have a different version of the Freshman 15 at Spacesavers.com- 15 must have items you’ll want to gain for your college student’s first year. 1. Hooks and poster tape. Let’s face it: dorm rooms are boring. Adding posters and pictures will ... More

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Classroom Readiness – Back to School for Teachers

Back to school for teachers - time to get that classroom in shape, organized, and ready for the next wave of incoming students. Organize your classroom and be prepared using the following checklist.

  • Evriholder Cord Storage – Cables and cords are not only unsightly, they can be hazardous or at the very least, annoying when they are in the way. Bundle up those cords this fall.
  • Command Hooks and Clips – Use the clips for cables. Use the hooks to
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Dorm Living 101: Sharing a bathroom

Shower Caddy - Bath Organizer BasketStarting college is all about new experiences. Most of them are fun, new and exciting. Learning to share a bathroom with 20 other people you barely know is not one of them. It may take a little while, but you’ll get used to it. Keeping a few simple rules in mind will make it easier on everyone. Be considerate. You may have had a bathroom all to ... More

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Packing for Life in the Dorms

Packing for College Dorm LifeHeading off to college for the first time can make your head spin - happy anticipation mixes with a small dose of anxiety. If you are a parent with kids heading off to college, you might actually feel exactly the same way. You can make the most of the experience for everyone and squash that anxiety by knowing you’re prepared for move-in day. This dorm ... More

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Back to School Tips for Pre K-12

Create a drop off station for back packs on the back of your door. It’s that time of year again- Back to School- which for many means back to routines, back to schedules, and back to being constantly on-the-go. Whether you have preschoolers or high schoolers, getting organized now will help ease you and your kids back into another busy school year. Project: Hassle-free Homework The chief complaint from parents and kids ... More

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What’s new in trash cans?

What's new in Trash and Recycling Receptacles?Surprisingly, a lot has changed for the simple trash can. You may already have a trash can in your kitchen with a swinging lid or step-on lid that serves to keep odors in and unnecessary things - like dog noses - out, but does your come in a stainless steel or painted metal finish? These sturdy materials look great in any room, plus clean ... More

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