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There’s no place like home—especially when it’s in tip-top shape. We’ve rounded up the best cleaning and organizing tricks, affordable decor ideas, DIY hacks, and more. Warning: Once you’ve got everything just the way you want it, you may never want to leave!

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10 Things You Shouldn’t Be Storing on Your Kitchen Countertop

If you're like most people, you probably use your kitchen counter as a catch-all for various odds and ends, food-related and otherwise. But there are some things you might not want to keep there.

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12 Things Professional Organizers Declutter Every Day

You know how people always say that the littlest things can make the biggest difference? Well, it’s true, especially when...


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25 Gifts for People Who Can’t Stop Cleaning Their Houses

Forget about decking the halls—let's clean them!


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15 Things a Professional Organizer Would Get Rid of Before Winter

If an expert wouldn't keep this stuff, why would you?


25 Things in Your Basement That a Professional Organizer Would Throw Out

Putting random stuff in your basement is easy—deciding what to do with it is hard. Here’s what an expert organizer...

18 Things Professional Organizers Never Buy

Don’t waste your money—or accidentally create more clutter. Here’s what you need to know to truly streamline your space.


26 Things in Your House That a Professional Organizer Would Throw Out

Get your trash bag ready! An expert organizer shares her list of the top 26 things she'd throw out without...


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11 Colorful Plants to Brighten Your Home Office

Plants add life and color wherever they grow. If your workspace is drab, consider one or more colorful houseplants to...


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8 Pieces of Furniture with Hidden Compartments

If you're looking to keep clutter at bay, you're in good company. Here are ten pieces of furniture with hidden...


17 Home Storage Solutions You’ll Thank Us for Later

These space-saving, clutter-busting home storage projects will inspire you to organize every space in your home. Trust us, you'll thank...


90 Things You Should Never Throw Out (and How to Reuse Them)

Wait! Before you toss these items in the trash or recycling bin, check out all of the brilliant ways you...


15 Home Organization Tools That Keep Selling Out at Target

Does having a perfectly organized home seem like an impossible dream? It’s not—you just need these genius products in your...


10 Things You Should Never Store in Your Attic

The attic is out of sight, out of mind—which actually makes it one of the worst spots for some of...

8 Things You’ll Regret Leaving in Your Garage This Winter

Double check and make sure not to accidentally leave these items in your chilly garage!


12 Pantry Mistakes The Container Store Thinks You’re Making

Looking to give your kitchen pantry a makeover? Side-step these slip-ups to create a neat and tidy space with these...


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11 Fall Cleaning Tasks Every Smart Homeowner Tackles

Is your home ready for the change in seasons? Only if you’ve completed the expert-recommended tidying tasks on this checklist!


10 Hidden Treasures That Could Be in Your Garage Right Now

Don't let these valuable items collect dust in your garage anymore. Clean out your space and see if you own...


When I Moved to a 480-Square-Foot “Tiny House,” I Followed These 8 Rules for Decluttering

You don’t need to dramatically downsize your house to want to get rid of unnecessary stuff in it. Here are...


Tidy Hallway Tips to Steal From Clutter-Free Homes

The secret to a nice, neat hallway? Carve out a place for all your essential stuff.