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Ram Cave Garage Design Ideas

Ram Cave Garage Design Ideas

Let your imagination soar when designing your own Ram Cave garage

United Mayflower Storage Container Giveaway

United Mayflower Storage Container Giveaway

Win a month of container storage to help with your move or Spring cleaning plus a $50 gift card to Home Depot.

Build It Yourself: Surfboard Storage Rack

Build It Yourself: Surfboard Storage Rack

Since moving to LA from NYC last year I thought I’d be doing a lot more surfing. It hasn’t worked out like that. As soon as the water got warm the waves went flat. I guess that’s par for the course in Southern California. Even if I don’t hit the […]

Clear the Clutter II: Container Storage Giveaway & Home Depot Gift Card

Clear the Clutter II: Container Storage Giveaway & Home Depot Gift Card

Last year we teamed up with United Mayflower to help them spread the word about their container storage service. We’re doing another Giveaway this year offering a free month of container storage as well as a $50 Gift Card to Home Depot. You no longer have to rent a moving […]

Create Storage & Intrigue With A Secret Door

Create Storage & Intrigue With A Secret Door

We all have those whimsical childhood dreams of what our dream house would be like. Whether it be turrets, underground tunnels, tiny elevators, or hidden passageways, we all smile with delight at the thought of finding a real-life home with even one of these attributes. But what if it were […]

Learn A Few Tricks From The New IKEA Catalog

Learn A Few Tricks From The New IKEA Catalog

Today felt like a holiday when we received our mail — the new IKEA 2012 catalog sat innocently in our mailbox, its near pristine pages just crying out to be thumbed through. While we are pretty avid IKEA shoppers, we understand that not everyone digs their style, or they may […]

Create Invisible Kitchen Storage

Create Invisible Kitchen Storage

No matter if you have a galley-style kitchen or an expansive professional one, something every chef or baker of every level is looking for is more storage in the kitchen. Typically, this would involve adding more cabinetry, shelves, containers, or other items that can easily take up precious square footage […]

Save Space With The Stepcase

Save Space With The Stepcase

One of the biggest challenges many small space dwellers face is storage. Whether your abode has a bevy of closets and cabinets or is as bare as a bone, when every square inch counts, you need storage solutions that optimize every possible angle. Danny Kuo of Danny Kuo Design has […]

Small Space Solutions: Tiny & Tall Closets

Small Space Solutions: Tiny & Tall Closets

If you’re in the process of a renovation, something that’s likely to come up numerous times is the concept of storage. Namely, creating more. Whether you live in a 200-year-old house or a 20-year-old house, more storage always seems to be on the docket for just about every kind of […]

How To Prepare Your Home & Household for a Remodel

How To Prepare Your Home & Household for a Remodel

Even if you aren’t doing the job yourself, you should take steps to prepare your home and household before a major renovation begins. Once contractors start running around your home and the demo starts, it’s often too late to lay the groundwork for an efficient remodel. Here are some steps […]

Create An Orderly, Eye-Catching Entrance In Your Home’s Entryway

Create An Orderly, Eye-Catching Entrance In Your Home’s Entryway

A home’s entryway can be an incredibly flexible space — and depending on your home, the size and shape can vary widely. Yet whether you have a nook or a sizable space, we’ve got some tips and tricks for adding aesthetic appeal and organizational capabilities to this important yet sometimes […]

Small Space Solutions: Wall Storage

Small Space Solutions: Wall Storage

With many people downsizing their homes in order to save money and/or the planet, giving up square footage means making the most of the space you have. As someone who lives in a 1,250-square-foot house with my family of four people, five cats, and a Chihuahua, I’d like to share […]

Low Kitchen Storage Maximizes Space, Minimizes Aches

Low Kitchen Storage Maximizes Space, Minimizes Aches

Isn’t it a pain (sometimes literally) when reaching above for dishes or glasses? You may also find yourself stretching up and working your fingers out just to barely nudge at the cake plate waaaaay up high? What about the storage below your countertops, specifically drawers?

Storage Goes Strange With Vintage Finds

Storage Goes Strange With Vintage Finds

It’s essential. We all need to store our stuff, from books to clothing, kitchen paraphernalia and, of course, our tools. Building a dedicated and organized storage system in each room will help you to de-clutter your life. But before you run to the local big box store to pick up […]

DIY Kitchen Island

DIY Kitchen Island

It’s amazing how versatile an $8 Ikea lack table can be. I spotted Kyle Freeman’s DIY kitchen island on Apartment Therapy last year and I still think about how clever he is. He used extra strong, double-sided foam adhesive squares to attach the Ikea lack tables together. Once the heavy […]

Well-Designed Space: What We Can Learn from Hotels

Well-Designed Space: What We Can Learn from Hotels

When trying to impress upon my siblings and me the importance of tidiness, my grandmother always used to say: “A place for everything and everything in its place.” She had neither the financial resources nor the desire for the random accumulation of goods, and the few things she did acquire […]

A La Carte Kitchen

A La Carte Kitchen

I’m gonna totally gleek out right now and admit that when I see a kitchen product I love, I start humming that Olivia Newtown-John song. You know the one. I looooove you. I honestly love you. The a la carte kitchen modules from design house Stadtnomaden are amazing. The cuts […]

Going Green, Simple and Cheap: Living Rooms

Going Green, Simple and Cheap: Living Rooms

Many people are completely intimidated by the concept of going green. It really feels like if you don’t start using a rain barrel, install solar panels on your roof, eat, drink and breathe 1000% organic, and compost every living thing under the sun, you’re a failure. But I’m here to […]

The Reinvention of Tupperware

The Reinvention of Tupperware

Idea File: An Organized (and Stylish) Garage

Idea File: An Organized (and Stylish) Garage

Last week, we gave you a few ideas for late-winter maintenance including everyone’s favorite task: garage cleaning! But no matter how much you dread (or look forward to) garage cleaning and re-organization, leave it to Chicago-based blogger Nicole of Making It Lovely to transform a functional, utilitarian space into a […]

Streamlining: Stylish Trailer Storage

Streamlining: Stylish Trailer Storage

If you need extra room, but can’t commit to a major remodel, consider parking a trailer in your yard. Oakland residents Zach Moser and Erica Gomes didn’t have adequate space in their 2-bedroom, 900-square-foot Oakland bungalow to accommodate Zach’s photography studio. So they drove lonely country roads and attended farm […]