Bring Home the Dough From Your Decluttering Efforts

The idea of making money selling your unwanted items may be just the motivation you need for getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home. With some helpful tips, you can hold a successful yard sale and have extra dough as a reward for your efforts. Creative name and advertising Think of a creative name […]

Give Every Room in Your Home a Clear Raison d’Etre

Sometimes rooms become so multi-purpose you end up overcrowding them with items that don’t work together and lead to disorder and clutter. When you give every room in your home a set purpose with planning and home organization, it improves the functionality of the space and reduces confusion. Activity zones In elementary school, classrooms had […]

Neat Ways to Get Your Craft Room Under Control

Any crafter knows that during the process of creating, the craft room can become disorganized and artfully chaotic. Having custom storage solutions designed around your needs helps reduce the chaos and allows you to put everything neatly away. Wall unit Making the most of vertical storage space is essential for a craft room where materials […]

Change Your Perspective on Your Home With Organizing

If your home feels congested and cluttered, you can gain a new perspective through organization. With tidying tips from Marie Kondo, the best-selling author “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and a custom closet designer in Long Island, your home and life will feel more open. Keep what inspires joy When you’re sorting through items, hold onto only […]

Be Wary of Excessive Organization

If you’re someone who “cleans” your home with endless organization, perhaps you’re taking the wrong approach. The idea behind effective cleaning is getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home, not organizing stuff you don’t need into neat piles, shelves and boxes. Organizing items you’ll never use again is a waste of energy and space […]

Maximize the Potential of the Guest Room With Custom Storage

Guest rooms are versatile spaces that can serve as an office, bedroom, or den. Use these clever ideas and custom storage solutions to make the most of any size guest room while maintaining organization. Simple efficiency If your spare room serves as both guest room and office, use a combination of drawer units and open shelves in one […]

Keep Your Collections in Order With These Tips

Having an assortment of collectible items is great, but if you’re not careful, they can turn into unwanted clutter in your home. With ideas to give your collections a purpose and custom storage solutions from Custom Closets Direct, your favorite items are on display in an attractive and functional way. Frame it up If your collection consists […]

You Don’t Need to Keep Gifts You Don’t Like, We Promise

Sometimes it feels like getting rid of clutter in your Long Island Home is never-ending. However, when you follow some helpful decluttering rules regularly, it’s easier to stay organized. Guilt-filled gifts Everyone keeps certain items out of guilt because they were a gift from a relative or an inherited collection of things like salt and […]

Give Your Mind Some Breathing Room With These Organization Strategies

With upcoming spring weather, you’re going to want to spend more time outside in the sunshine. Now is the perfect time to organize to improve your life and streamline your routine to remove clutter from your life and your Long Island home. Prioritize Stave off procrastination by prioritizing the most important tasks you need to accomplish. […]

Fight Your Brain’s Need to Fill Your Home With Junk

It can be a challenge getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home when you keep bringing more items in. If you struggle with impulse purchases, follow these helpful tips to train your mind to stop filling your home with junk. Avoid the store traps Stores lead you into temptation purchases, but you can […]