Room-by-Room Organizing

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

4 Steps to Caring for Hardwood Floors


Follow these easy steps and you’ll soon worship the ground you walk on.

14 Entryway Organizing Tips

Clutter coach Chip Cordelli turns this potential pileup spot (backpacks! jackets! soccer balls!) into a super-efficient on-off ramp for quick school-day exits and happy homecomings.

8 Modern Standing Coat Racks

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

A Mudroom Makeover

Beth Ann Kempf’s 200-year-old house has no downstairs closets, so her entry hall has to work overtime. Real Simple reclaimed the spot to improve the family’s overall exit strategy. Here’s how.

4 Distinctive Umbrella Stands

Showers should bring flowers, not puddles in your entry. Keep it a flood-free zone.