Entries by Tylor

How to Prepare Your Washer and Dryer for Storage

  Maybe you’re in between homes, or your new place doesn’t have a designated area for your washer and dryer yet. Whatever your situation, the following tips will prove useful as you prepare your washer and dryer for storage. Cleaning First thing’s first: clean your washer. You don’t want your washer to rust while it […]

Tips for Moving Large Mirrors

It’s the one thing you dread moving: the 100 pound, colossal mirror. If you’ve never moved a large mirror with a moving truck before, every little bump in the road will make you second guess the thickness of the sheet you wrapped it in. But, with just a few tips, you’ll be ready to go. […]

How to Break Old Habits and Adopt an Organized Lifestyle

Now the holidays are over, and the New Year’s resolutions are kicking in, it’s time to think about sustainability. Whether you are resolved to eat healthier this year, get organized, exercise more, or even learn a new instrument, you’ll have to think long and hard about how you’ll accomplish your by-the-end-of-the-year goals. The good thing […]

How to Organize for a Clean Garage

Nobody knows exactly why or how the garage gets cluttered. It just does. Right? And during the holiday season, with the kids on college break, and the presents that must be stored until the last minute, the garage can be especially packed. Perhaps moving everything from the now spare bedroom into the garage was a […]

Prepare Your Clothes for Storage

It’s time to put those summer clothes away for the season. Here are some tips to help prepare your clothes for storage. Clean You probably don’t want to pack away clothes with bad odors. But don’t forget your clothes might be stained too. And those stains will become permanent if you let them sit for […]

Tips for Packing the Kitchen

Whether you’re moving to a new home, or you just need to put your kitchenware in storage for a while, the following tips will help you pack your kitchen efficiently. Glasses Many people pack their glass cups in boxes with their bottoms to the floor. It’s just like putting them in a cabinet, right? Actually, […]

Tips for Storing Quilts

Quilts are valuable because they’re made and inherited by family members, and their significance only increases as time passes. It can be worrisome to store them for long periods of time. Most people know not to store quilts in direct sunlight. But what about storing quilts for several consecutive months? Follow these tips to keep […]

Store Your Bike for Winter

With the changing seasons come changes in life. Transportation is one of the most obvious. Winter is coming. And that means no more bike rides along the park. And, for the most part, no more biking around town. It’s time to put your bike in storage. Here are some tips to make it simple. Clean […]

How to Organize Your Car

We all know this experience. You go to the car wash. You pay for a nice shine. You vacuum the seats and floors. And after a month, not only has the shine faded, but it looks like a dump on the inside. Follow these tips to maintain a clean interior throughout the winter. Trash Cans […]

Prepare Your Car for Storage

You may be leaving the Midwest for winter. Or maybe you just have a vintage Corvette you don’t want to sit in the snow. Whatever your reason, follow these tips to prepare your car for storage. Maintenance First thing’s first: you might as well maintenance your car before you put it in storage. Then it’ll […]