Comprehensive guides designed to help you improve your home and your life in small living spaces.

Ultimate Interior Decorating and Design Cheat Sheet

  Interior decorating is both an art and a science: improving your ability with the “art” side of the equation only comes from natural talent and experience, but over time you will improve and learn how and when to break the design “rules” below. However, we can help you with the “science” part of the […]

Home Decluttering Checklist

For everyone who wants to live a happier life in a clean, organized, clutter-free home, here is a decluttering task list that can help turn a very overwhelming goal into concise steps. Enjoy! What to know before you start Like most big projects, your decluttering project will look worse before it gets better. You’re going […]

Guide to Shopping for Vintage/Antique Home Decor Items

Careful shoppers can find amazing deals on home decor items if they are willing to consider items that aren’t brand-new. Plus, not only will you  save money, you’ll help prevent perfectly functional home items from being dumped in a landfill. Craigslist Craigslist is the great melting pot of home goods, ranging from homeowners downsizing to […]

Guide to Buying Used Furniture: What to Look For and What to Avoid

People often sell or donate perfectly usable furniture for reasons that have nothing to do with the quality of the piece: they’re moving, they don’t like the style anymore, it doesn’t serve its purpose for them anymore, etc. Unfortunately, others may overprice pieces of furniture and try to take advantage of buyer’s inexperience with recognizing […]

Best Organizing and Space Saving Products

You absolutely do not need any specific product to be organized or declutter. That being said, there are many good products out there that will help you be more effective at decluttering, and/or help you stay organized more easily. There are even more that are over-priced and not really very effective. Here are some of […]