Archive of: Home Organization

  • Augmented Reality will be Great for Consumers

    Posted on February 17 2017


    One of the neat things about the technological revolution is how it is always changing how people market their goods. One of the coolest marketing tools coming up is augmented reality, which enables your tablet or phone to modify how you perceive reality using the electronic device as a lens. Using apps, the software can modify the reality as perceived, adding features as required by the app and requested by the user. Although this used mostly for games, such as fighting aliens roosting on buildings using lasers, retailers have been catching on that they could use it for a variety of different marketing campaigns and apps.

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  • Organizing the Chaos with These Closet Organization Strategies

    Posted on January 31 2017


    You know the closet should be organized. It’s one of those tasks that you keep procrastinating about doing because it feels like an insurmountable job. Your closet holds all your personal possession, and some of your favorite things, but it’s likely filled with chaos too. That can make you feel like your life is chaotic. Experts recommend that you take the organizing in stages. Don’t overwhelm yourself and try to follow some of these closet organization strategies

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  • An Orderly, Calm Oasis versus a Cluttered Closet

    Posted on December 31 2016


    There are powerful emotions behind the things that you own. You purchase a pair of jeans because it makes you feel good even though you have 17 other pairs of jeans.

    Old college sweatshirts, comfortable jeans or sneakers all have emotional connections to memories for us. A closet can be the magnifying glass on the internal parts of ourselves. During times of chaos, the clutter in the closet can get out of control, or you might go on a cleaning spree because it makes you feel better to clear out the space.

    Major Events You might be the person who has to clean and organize after major traumatic events in your life. Keeping the closet and the rest of the home clean and organized makes you feel like you’re bringing order to a chaotic time in your life.

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  • Closet Organization is Half the Battle

    Posted on December 26 2016


    When your home’s closets are a disaster, it is difficult to find what you need to prepare for your day. A messy bedroom closet can make your feel unknowingly stressed. We all know that closing the door and pretending that the disaster doesn’t exist isn’t a plan for success, so try this out when you have reached closet armageddon.

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  • Securing the IoT is Everyone's Responsibility

    Posted on December 09 2016


    A little tech topic today, might be a little off topic, but as the internet of things grows it will continue to effect all of our lives. How we organize and secure our digital lives will become as important as our physical lives.

    The largest and most damaging distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack took place on October 12, 2016, and one of the internet-connected devices you own may have been part of the incident.

    The 10/12 DDoS attack will always be remembered because it managed to block access to social networks and other major websites across large parts of the United States. Reddit, Spotify and Twitter were among the websites by the attack, which directed massive amounts of internet traffic to Dyn, a major domain name system provider based in New Hampshire.

    There is another reason why the 10/12 attack will be remembered: the perpetrators took advantage of the many vulnerabilities found within the Internet of Things (IoT), which consists of a large network of smart devices that communicate via the machine-to-machine (M2M).

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  • Professional Closet Organization and Storage Ideas

    Posted on November 19 2016


    With busy work schedules, errands to run, and children’s activities to do on a daily basis, many people easily get behind on cleaning and organization that needs to be done. Fortunately, there are a few professional organization ideas that you can use to get your closet to a manageable state again.

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  • Outdoor Kitchen Storage and Organization

    Posted on November 07 2016


    For those of us who cook on an open fire, the great outdoors brings new life to the smell and taste of everyday foods. Today’s technology makes it possible to move your kitchen outside and enjoy these moments on a daily basis. Outdoor kitchen storage and organization is more than “Trendy,” it saves on electric bills by moving the heat source our of your home. Here are a few suggestions for creating this household dream.

    Where to Install Your Kitchen

    Even 3 bedroom brick ranchers lend themselves to providing an area that allows expansion of meal preparation. Whether it is off the back porch, or beside an existing guest house, a stainless steel outdoor kitchen storage and organization center only needs your imagination to achieve maximum utility. Convenience is the first step of placing the food storage and sink(s) close to the existing kitchen, thereby minimizing the foot traffic when putting away groceries as well as saving time on cleaning up

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  • Keeping your student organized

    Posted on October 27 2016


    Are you already pulling your hair out trying to keep up with the homework your kids bring home each week? Is it time for a homework do-over? The experts offer ten key methods of getting yourself and your children organized and on-track for success.

    Tip number one: Pick a dedicated study area, and clean it up. Make sure it has plenty of light and a comfortable place to sit. Talk to your child about homework when they come home. Look at assignments before their due date to provide time to research or purchase supplies for labs and projects.

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  • Six Bathroom Organization and Storage Tips

    Posted on October 15 2016


    If you are frustrated with a messy bathroom, then it is time to clear away the clutter before creating organizing systems. Having a disorganized bathroom can make it difficult to get ready for work or school, and if multiple individuals are trying to use the space at the same time, then it is more challenging. Fortunately, there are fantastic bathroom organization and storage ideas available to reduce the clutter.

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  • Smart Homes Move Real Estate

    Posted on October 08 2016


    Today, home buyers expect more from a home than just a place to live. They want comfort, convenience, and entertainment. They expect their home environment to be as smart as their watch, car, and smartphone. Today’s Real Estate shoppers are tech savvy people who want their home ready to move in, with little work involved their home network up and running. According to a recent study conducted by Coldwell Banker and tech giant, CNET, 81 percent of participants say they are more likely to buy a home that is fully equipped with the technology they love. That means that upgrading to a Smart Home will give you an edge over the competition and will make it easier to sale Real Estate.

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