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How to Pack a Suitcase for a Weekend Getaway

Tons of expert secrets can help you to fit everything into a tiny carry-on. For starters: Line the bottom of the bag with shoes.

6 Smart Storage Solutions for Coats and Hats

As you start to break out those accessories for cooler weather, use these handy hooks and stands to keep them off the floor.

15 Clever Ways to Finally Organize Your Drawers

Get disorganized drawers under control with these smart de-cluttering tips.

5 Projects You Always Say You’ll Do… and How to Finally Do Them

These resolutions always make the rounds. This is the year they will actually get done.

7 Steps to a Successful Closet Purge

Ditching the items you spent hard-earned cash on is no easy task. First things first: Don’t think—just dump. Power-sort the items that you love or wear all the time into a keep pile and the ones that you know aren’t working (and aren’t worth something) into a donate or recycle bag. “Pretend your closet is about to catch fire. What would you save?” says Jennifer Baumgartner, Psy.D., a psychologist, a wardrobe consultant, and the author of You Are What You Wear. “You’ll make better decisions if you go with your gut and don’t get sucked into the paralysis of analysis.” To get started, ask yourself these seven questions. 

5 Smart Ways to Sort and Store Your Kids’ Art

How to sort and store the fragile tokens of youth (without hurting anyone’s feelings).

10 Ways to Maximize a Tiny Dorm Room Without Breaking the Bank

And all for less than the cost of a college textbook.

7 Steps for Organizing the Junk Drawer

Seven steps to revamping (and reclaiming!) the messiest spot in the house.

Attic and Basement Storage Suggestions

Three secrets to self-storage preservation.

4 Tips for a Stress-Free Home Makeover

We all have spots we would rather close the door on. Tackle top trouble zones with these easy-to-follow tricks.