Back to School Safety Tips for You and Your Kids

Go to any mall, super store or department store and one thing is unmistakable: it’s back to school time. That means many kids are walking to their bus stop or riding their bikes to school, and lots of parents are picking up and dropping off their children. Having so many more people out and about—on […]

Tips For a Good Home Inspection

When you are buying a new home, it is very important to have a home inspection and to understand what it says about the home. For most people, your home will be the most expensive purchase you will make. You want to know what you are getting into, and even new homes can have problems. […]

Shoe Storage: How to Organize your Shoes

Shoes come in every shape and size, so organizing your shoes can be quite the challenge!  This challenge can be amplified if you have little space to work with.  We are going to share some ideas to organize your shoes, no matter how much space you have. The first thing you should do before you […]

Where to Sell, Trash and Donate Old Items

The summer is ending, and so may be your organization overhaul. While you’ve made your way through each room in the house to de-clutter, you’ve likely collected a lot of things you are ready to part with. Whether you want to sell, trash or donate your old items, choose carefully where you do it. You […]

Insider’s Scoop: This week in Moving, Storage and Organization

This week in Moving, Storage and Organization we found lots of tips to share,  from moving couples to hallway organization! Before we get in to the meat of this post, Let’s start off with some celebrity Moving gossip. Moving: Everybody is speculating about whether Mary-Kate Olsen will be moving In with Boyfriend Olivier Sarkozy, or if Justin […]

Towing Tips from an Expert: An Interview With Bob De Kruyff

Recently, we’ve been sharing several tips to help you when driving, parking, and loading a trailer. We wanted to dive deeper into this subject and get answers to questions that we still had. We asked a towing expert, Bob De Kruyff of U-Haul International, for some more insider towing tips for trailers. Read our interview with Bob […]

How To Choose a Handyman

Experienced homeowners will tell you that making repairs to your home is not an uncommon task. Some repairs you may be able to tackle yourself depending on your abilities. Some larger projects like remodeling, or major plumbing or electrical problems may require plumbers or contractors. There is a large area of home repairs that can […]

How to Pack up your Kitchen Before your Move

The kitchen is usually one of the last rooms you pack up before you move.  This is because moving in itself is expensive so eating out for the weeks before and during a move can be quite costly. So, how do you get your kitchen packed and cleaned before your move and still cook at […]

Minecraft Party Ideas using Cardboard Boxes!

Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night, monsters come out. Players need to make sure they build a shelter before that happens!  If you don’t already know this then you’re probably not one of the over 38 million Minecraft fanatics out there, so this post may not […]

Insider’s Scoop: Moving to College

It seems like the trending topic this week is moving to college. You know it’s about that time when you live in a college town and all you see is U-Haul trucks! There are a lot of factors to consider when you’re moving to college or moving a family member to college.  Many  young adults […]

6 Simple Trailer Driving Tips

I’m not usually the type of woman that hides behind stereotypical male/female roles. But, when it comes to towing a trailer, if a man is present, then I’ll gladly let him drive. Why? Honestly, it makes me nervous. Once, I was returning an empty trailer and rolled over the curb while making a right-hand turn. […]

Top 10 Home Storage Tips

It’s hard to sort through of all the amazing home storage tips out there, and wane them down to the 10 very best. But, below you will find what many would say are 10 of the most important and essential tips for storage in your home. 1. Uncover more space: Under beds, deep into the backs […]