Get Organized With the Help of These Websites
These resources will help you stay on track when it comes to fighting clutter.
Organize Your Life
Quite possibly the king of all online calendars, 30 Boxes allows you to publish, collaborate on and share your personal schedule with anyone you choose. It's simple to use and looks a lot nicer than the messy family calendar hanging on the kitchen wall. Other features include a photo-adding feature and sharing via a blog, Facebook and more.
The first thing to do when your bundle of joy arrives is take pictures. The second? Make him or her a website. (Somewhere in there you've got to feed and take care of the little one(s0, too, but we can't help you with that.) Baby's first website at Bundlo is free and can be customized. Get organized by sharing photos, journaling about that first smile and keeping an online baby book up-to-date with those all-important milestones.
Very Short List
We love anything with the word short in the title, because it usually means we can fit it into our busy schedules. Find some time to learn about one new thing each weekday in the briefest form imaginable. This free e-mail alerts you to entertainment and media items that aren't yet highly publicized, so you can impress all your friends and still have time to get organized.
Budget-Friendly Blogger Style
HGTV Magazine asked some smart-spending bloggers to each decorate a space using more creativity than cash. The payoff: tons of easy dollar-stretching tricks that are right on the money.
10 Non-Tools to Keep in Your Toolbox
Sure, he uses hammers and screwdrivers. But Chris Grundy, host of DIY Network’s Cool Tools, tells HGTV Magazine what else he stashes for repair job surprises.
Radiant Red Sideboard
From the pages of HGTV Magazine, Drew Scott of Property Brothers tells you how to remix this old item with a little more than paint.
Check out this designer technique for arranging accessories.
The 3 Principles of Interior Design
Account for function, mood and personality in any decorating project with these pointers.
How to Build an Outdoor Recycling Center
Add shelter and organization for recycling and waste bins with a recycling center made from basic building materials.
What to Do When Your Neighbors Drive You Nuts
Had it up to here with the folks next door? Take a deep breath and heed this expert advice from HGTV Magazine.
Decorator's Shopping Guide to eBay
Smart search tips to help you locate decorating deals on the world's largest online auction site.
How to Stamp an Elegant Black and White Box
Use decorative stamps to embellish a plain white box with black accents.
Get it in Writing: A Contractor Talks About Contracts
Contractor and host of Holmes on Homes, Mike Holmes talks about why you should always get a contract from your contractor.
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