Keep Garden Tools in Tip-Top Shape
Clean them, oil them, and store them properly to keep your garden tools looking and working like new. Take a look at our secrets for keeping your tools in the best shape possible, which will have them ready for use each spring.
TV Cabinet Storage
From movies to music to magazines, media gear demands a place to call home. This cabinet stores it all in a small space.
store all types of equipment and containers. Shrink the size of your
home stereo system with an MP3 player and speaker station. Quickly plug in or recharge electronics with a grounded power strip installed in the cabinet's back. Categorize DVDs and video game cases with labeled whicker baskets. Mount a wood bin inside the cabinet door to hold remotes. Sort and display photos in customizable photo albums Tuck magazines and newspapers in a portable basket that's easy to tote. Display this month's magazines upright in a wire rack as
Streamline Laundry Storage
Take advantage of underused space in a laundry room with these savvy tricks using sorters, bins, hooks, and hanging organizers.
padded board for folding or ironing. Use jars to collect pocket finds,
clothes pins , and sewing accessories. Short of washing the clothes for you, the tricks in this laundry center make it a breeze to keep
Home Office Storage
A clutter-free work space can bring a little sanity to your busy day. These ideas help you maximize every inch of storage.
on a reading lamp. It frees up desk space. Mount a Magnetic
Dry Erase Memo Board on the wall behind your desk. Hang slender items such as rulers, scissors, or head phones from nails or hooks attached to the desk. Claim under-cabinet space by affixing screw top jars with commercial grade Velcro. Organize mail daily with a wall-mount letter rack. Poke receipts on a wire post to keep them all in 1 place. Always losing pens? You won't ever again with a pen on a chain. Pick the teeth staplers, pencil sharpeners , and tape dispensers. Move your stash to another work station with a handled desk tray. Round up tiny items in clear-top containers.
The Empty Nester Loft
Styled by Midwest Living, this beautiful 1,676-square-foot loft decorated in a soft contemporary style for a pair of empty nesters.
The Entertaining Loft
Styled by Decorating and Kitchen & Bath Ideas, this 1,650-square-foot loft is designed for gracious entertaining.
we added another wall of cabinet, so that that was additional ancillary
storage space . Within this 1600 foot space [time=0:02:30]) that's very open for entertaining, there are great spaces where you can hide away and get
The BHG Loft
Styled by Better Homes and Gardens, this 1,688-square-foot loft is both colorful and contemporary. It's perfect for a single parent with a young child.
wanted it to have that sweeping vista of the river and the
capitol hill through the windows. The color scheme is warm and inviting. It's meant to stimulate the family, we think of them as being
The Eclectic Loft
Styled by Traditional Home, this 1,176-square-foot loft is full of eclectic, yet earthy, pieces.
intimate spaces as well. I think when you're younger, you want a
dream house and I think when you're older, you want a dream life. And I think that a loft allows you to be surrounded
The Country Chic Loft
Styled by Country Home, this lush 1,464-square-foot modern country retreat is designed for a well-traveled career woman.