Monthly Archives: October 2012

Early Preparations for Thanksgiving

With Halloween behind us, the other big holidays are right around the corner. Thanksgiving is still a few weeks away but if you are hosting the big dinner at your Elkridge home, there are some things that you can start doing now to make less work for that week. Since Thanksgiving lands on a Thursday, many people still have to work at their regular jobs earlier in the week. If you wait to the last minute, getting ready for the day can be stressful.  Continue reading

Organizing Ideas On A Budget

Clutter can easily take over a home, whether you live alone or have an entire family of people leaving stuff all over the house. Although there is an entire industry built around organizing tools and products, it does not take a fat wallet to get the clutter under control. There are many easy, inexpensive ways to get your Maryland home de-cluttered.  Continue reading

Pre-Holiday Season To-Do Lists

We know that the holidays are right around the corner. Once the ghosts and goblins are hanging from porches and stenciled on windows, we know that the rest of the holiday season is almost upon us. Now is the time to get some of the pre-holiday tasks done, so you are not so stressed once they are here.  Continue reading

Recapturing the Space in Your Home

Over time, it is common to end up with more “stuff” than space in your Howard County home. Years and sometimes even decades of accumulating various items can lead to cluttered closets, attics and garages. Often even spare rooms end up full of extra furniture, storage tubs and boxes, making the room useless. If this has happened in your home, it may be time to recapture the space in your home!  Continue reading