Organizing the Garage Checklist

No room to park the car? Use this handy guide to restore order and make room for boxes, sports equipment, and more.

The Ultimate Cleaning Checklist

These are the tasks to tackle, according to the pros. Follow the plan loosely or to a tee—either way, you’ll be pleased with the progress and your house will never get too dirty.

Before-You-Sell Checklist

Ready to part with unused belongings? Here’s how to get your items ready to be sold online, offered in a yard sale, or donated.

Your New Year Money Checklist

Do these 11 things this month and start 2014 off on the right financial foot.

Emergency Plan Checklist

Disasters, natural or man-made, often come without warning. Have these supplies and details organized ahead of time, and you’ll weather the storm with less stress.

Airplane Carry-On Luggage Rules

It can be difficult to remember what items you can and can’t bring onto airplanes. Make packing for your flight a breeze by following this guide based on the Transportation Security Administration’s rules and regulations.

The “Company’s Coming” Get-It-Clean Checklist

Expecting guests—for a few hours, or a few days? Cleaning expert Melissa Maker breaks the prep work into manageable chunks in this easy-to-follow checklist.

Refrigerator and Freezer Cleaning Checklist

You may think you have the technique down cold, but keeping the refrigerator clean requires more than a box of baking soda. Think of this checklist as a refresher course.