Monday 12 August, 2019

Tips For Organizing in a Self-Storage Unit, Part 2

Getting ready to move a bunch of your stuff into a storage unit? In Tips For Organizing in a Self-Storage Unit, Part 1, I delved into tips for packing boxes and bins. Getting your bins and boxes as tightly and efficiently packed as possible is your first step to ensuring that you make the best […]


Monday 05 August, 2019

Tips For Organizing in a Self-Storage Unit, Part 1

Need to move a bunch of your stuff into storage? Organizing a storage unit can be incredibly daunting, because you know that you are paying for every square foot of space you are renting. That means that if you cannot squeeze everything you have into that space, you may need to purchase the next size […]


Monday 29 July, 2019

Getting Started With Plastic Bin Gardening, Part 3: Getting Set Up

If you are planning to start a patio garden, one of the best approaches is gardening in plastic bins. In Part 1 of this series, I talked about the many advantages of growing in plastic tubs. In Part 2, I delved into the important supplies that you will need: • High-volume containers for container gardening. […]


Monday 22 July, 2019

Getting Started With Plastic Bin Gardening, Part 2: What You Need

If you are thinking about getting into plastic bin gardening, you have made a great choice. Plastic vegetable growing containers are cheap, lightweight, versatile and easy to use. If you haven’t already, read Part 1 of this series to learn more about the benefits of plastic tubs for gardening. Ready to proceed? Before you start […]


Monday 15 July, 2019

Getting Started With Plastic Bin Gardening, Part 1: Why Plastic Bins?

Don’t have room to plant fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers in your yard? Maybe you live in a small apartment and do not even have a yard. No worries—you can plant in plastic bins! Plastic containers for patio gardening make it possible to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables even if you live in an urban […]


Monday 08 July, 2019

Why Use Plastic Bins Instead of Filing Cabinets in Your Home Office? Part 2

Looking for home office storage ideas? One item you will probably think about purchasing is a filing cabinet. While filing cabinets can be handy, they are not the most versatile home office storage solutions out there. You might want to consider plastic containers for paperwork and filing instead. In Part 1, I went over a […]


Monday 01 July, 2019

Why Use Plastic Bins Instead of Filing Cabinets in Your Home Office? Part 1

When it comes to furnishing a home office, you need some kind of a storage solution for papers. The first idea that likely springs to mind is a filing cabinet. But is a filing cabinet necessarily the best option? Maybe, maybe not—it depends on your needs. But it could be that an even better choice […]


Monday 24 June, 2019

Ideas for Creating a Beach Window Display

Trying to come up with cool ideas for summer retail displays? One classic idea which will never go out of style is the beach window display. Time spent at the beach or the swimming pool is an almost universal association with summer. It doesn’t matter where you live. If your store is located near the […]


Monday 17 June, 2019

How to Create Excitement with Your Retail Store Windows

Shopping for retail window display supplies? This is the perfect time to think about boutique window display ideas. A lot of stores take a relaxed approach to their clothing window displays. They simply switch the clothing on the mannequins or move them around a bit. They might add or subtract a shelf or hang some […]


Monday 10 June, 2019

Summer Retail Display Theme Ideas, Part 2

Trying to figure out how to draw crowds into your retail store this summer? It all starts with a few great summer retail window display ideas. If you can come up with creative store windows for summer, you can generate buzz, curiosity, and excitement around your shop. This creates pedestrian congestion and ultimately leads to […]


Monday 03 June, 2019

Summer Retail Display Theme Ideas, Part 1

If you are in charge of maintaining your retail store window displays, you know how much of a challenge it can be to come up with new ideas throughout the year. Decorating a retail store isn’t just about beautification—it is also about sales. The best summer window displays won’t just entice the eye, they will […]


Monday 27 May, 2019

What to Know Before Shopping for Plastic Bins, Part 2

Thinking of heading to the store to shop for plastic storage totes? If so, you should hit pause on that for a moment. Do you actually know what you need, or are you simply hoping that “some bins” will magically cover your needs? It is easy to think of storage units to buy as a […]


Monday 20 May, 2019

What to Know Before Shopping for Plastic Bins, Part 1

If you are going to be purchasing plastic storage bins for your home or business, it pays to do a bit of thinking first. If you just run to the store and purchase what you think you need, you will probably buy more plastic bins for storage than you actually need—in which case, they will […]


Monday 13 May, 2019

Types of Dump Bins

It’s springtime, which is the perfect time of the year to run retail clearance sales. This is a time when customers are clearing out room in their homes for new merchandise. While there are many ways to display clearance items on retail merchandising display racks, one of the most useful types of display fixtures is […]


Monday 06 May, 2019

Creative Ideas for Clearance Sales, Part 3

In this series, I have been exploring different ideas for running creative clearance sales. Springtime is the perfect time of year to do this since customers are clearing out stuff at home they don’t need and making room for new purchases. Some ideas I have shared in Parts 1 and 2 include rearranging your merchandise […]