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Organizing the Kids' Room Checklist

A well-organized children’s room offers two big benefits: Kids can find what they’re looking for fast, and the room stays neater because everything has a place.

Room-by-Room Organizing

Easy-to-steal storage tricks for small spaces (closets and bathrooms) and larger gathering spots (living rooms and kitchens).

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.

19 Dorm Room Essentials

Whether you're heading to college or sending a child off, pick up these essentials for dorm living.

Complete Child's Bedroom Cleaning Checklist

A 12-step guide to thoroughly cleaning a nursery or child’s room in just a few hours, or over a few days.

6 Kids’ Closet Organizers and Accessories

These smart products, will help you put everything in its place, from oddly shaped sports equipment to itty-bitty baby socks.

8 Modern Standing Coat Racks

Want to make a good first impression? Invite one of these functional pieces into your entryway.

5 Fantastic Brooms

Is your current model bringing out your witchy side? Of 76 vetted for effectiveness, ease of use, and motivating magic, these five swept testers off their feet.

The Best Stick Vacuum for Your Needs

Real Simple put two dozen lean machines to work lifting dust, cereal, and more. This gang of five outmaneuvered the competition—and totally sucked (ha!).

Ask the Organizer

How do you deal with a desk-turned–dumping ground, a buried bedroom, and perpetual pile problems? Andrew Mellen, an expert on order, has the answers.