Tag Archives: house cleaning

End-of-life Planning  

Do your parents have a storage unit? What’s your aunt’s Facebook password? Where does your sister keep her diaries? These may seem like minor concerns—but when a loved one becomes terminally ill or dies, knowing those simple details can take … Continue reading

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Editing Beauty

I’m a world traveler, and I’ve picked up many one-of-a-kind items. I’ve also inherited items from family members, which means I have too much stuff. How do you manage potential clutter/having too many things? How do you store items for … Continue reading

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House Cleaning Tip: Paint Edition

Make a room reference in your binder of warranties and manuals, include a room-by room list of paint colors, finishes, and quantities used to guide your future touch-ups or repainting jobs.

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House Cleaning Tips: Out The Door Edition

Keep your bag, keys, and coat in the same spot. Make it easy to get out the door in the morning by having everything you need to organize in the same place.

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House Cleaning Tips: Mail Edition

Keep a mail sorter in the entryway. Drop your mail in when you get in your house, and empty your tray once a week when paying bills. Unless you’re waiting for something urgent, most mail can wait a few days. … Continue reading

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