renovation

February 14, 2019
temporary kitchen shelves with dishes

Kitchen Renovation Essentials

The kitchen is the most important and most used room in your house. Its where family connects and memories are made. It’s a critical space that […]
February 24, 2017

Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall

Another tale in the series of renovation bungles! One of my clients had a beautiful custom made black walnut full length mirror. It hung on the […]
November 7, 2016

How to Get Organized When a Family Member Becomes Sick

No one is ever prepared when a family member gets sick. In the spring, we received a call from Tom whose wife (Suzy) was hospitalized for […]
August 12, 2016

Renovation Secrets for a Master Closet

I had a client who lived in a very old farm house, built in 1720. The house had at least four additions since it was originally built. […]
August 10, 2016

Increase Space Functionality: Measure Twice, Cut Once

Today’s renovation tale is about a client preparing to add an addition to her home and gutting the interior space to bring her home up to […]
June 23, 2016

Overcoming a Closet Debacle

More renovation nightmares… This one is a closet debacle for sure. I have a client who did a beautiful renovation adding a lot custom cabinetry, including […]
May 10, 2016

Command Tape Saves a Basement Bungle

If you’ve been following our renovation series, you’ve learned about planning the renovation and kitchen nightmares. This week, we’d like to share a little story about […]
May 2, 2016

How a Kitchen Renovation Can “Go South…” Fast!

As we identified last week, there are the things you need to know when planning a renovation. We’ve seen projects unfold with little to no “surprises”; however, we’ve also seen projects unfold […]
April 20, 2016

Planning a Renovation? Things you need to know…

Sometimes, people ask me what exactly does a professional organizer do. Well, besides the standard office or kitchen project, my team works on projects that require managing a lot […]