Organizing

Ever feel like you’re drowning in a sea of stuff and have no idea how to fix it or where to start? You’re not alone. Find effective tips for organizing everything in your home—from chaotic closets to tiny toddler toys. It’s not only about creating orderly systems, but also figuring out what should actually be taking up the valuable real estate within each space. We’ve included helpful lists advising you what to purge (those three spare can openers in the utensil drawer) and how to let some sentimental pieces go (your math notebook from junior high). Follow our 31-day plan to create an orderly closet out of the mountain of clothing, shoes, and handbags that currently overload the space. Want to get into the habit of being (and staying) organized? We’ve even included a list of habits that highly organized people live by—so you can do the same.

5 Bedroom Decorating Ideas

It’s easy to change the look of a bedroom―without even changing the big stuff.

7 Steps to a Clean Bathroom

Go nuts on lurking germs with these bacteria-targeting tricks that work.

Beautiful, Rustic Home Decor Ideas

Kim Sava lives by an uncommon philosophy: Keep only what you use, make peace with imperfection, and (seriously) help those in need. Her beautiful home is a snapshot of her spirit.

5 Ways to Create a Comfy Home

Think you have to sacrifice comfort for sophistication? Think again. Plush, inviting furniture paired with eclectic accents lets you stretch out in style.

Living Room Decorating Ideas

Patterns, prints, colors, and textures come together to create the ultimate livable space.

Creating a Brighter Home

Decorating tricks and stylish shortcuts that will make your house a home.

8 Baby Products New Parents Really Don’t Need to Buy

Save money and cross these items off your list before you even step foot in the store. 

5 Smart Tips to Organize Your Linen Closet

Few things are as satisfying as a neat linen closet. (Right?) Pro organizer Beth Penn shares her best shelf-help strategies.

How to Keep Your Garden Thriving All Summer Long

Beat the heat and keep your garden in tip-top shape this season.