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Monday 23 March, 2020

What to Do With Warped or Broken Plastic Food Containers

If you invest in high-quality plastic containers for food, they should hold up very well to repeated use, especially if you do not put them in the microwave. But over time, even high-quality bins can sometimes become deformed or even end up cracking. Obviously if you cannot seal your plastic bins, you cannot use them […]

Monday 16 March, 2020

What to Look for When Buying Plastic Food Containers

Shopping for plastic food containers for your fridge? If you are going to buy plastic food storage containers, it is important to recognize that not all plastic bins are equal to the task of storing your food safely and keeping it fresh. So what is important to look for when you are going to buy […]

Monday 09 March, 2020

How to Clean Food Containers with Mold

Scrubbing grease and old caked-on food out of plastic food containers can be tough, but molded food containers pose a unique challenge. You definitely need to make sure you get mold out of plastic food containers completely so that they remain safe to use. Plus, you need to get rid of the moldy odor so […]

Monday 02 March, 2020

7 Reasons to Thrift Instead of Throw Away, Part 2

Are you working on decluttering your house fast? If so, you may be in a rush to get rid of all the items you no longer want or need. Your first thought is probably to take them to the dumpster. But before you do that, you should strongly consider taking them to the thrift store. […]

Monday 24 February, 2020

7 Reasons to Thrift Instead of Throw Away, Part 1

Whenever I go to drop something off at the residential dumpster where I live, I am mortified at what I find inside. I have discovered everything from handmade afghans to adorable children’s toys to usable appliances in working condition. Why do these items end up in the dumpster when they could be in a thrift […]

Monday 17 February, 2020

What is the 12-12-12 Challenge?

In search of ideas for decluttering your home? One you may stumble across is the 12-12-12 Challenge. What is the 12-12-12 Challenge, and how can it help you accomplish your decluttering and organizing goals? Let’s check it out. The 12-12-12 Challenge involves doing the following: • Throw away 12 items in your household. • Find […]

Monday 10 February, 2020

Declutter Just One Thing

Can’t figure out how to get started decluttering your house? There are dozens of quick and easy decluttering ideas you can try, but I am going to share one with you from my own experience, and that is to just declutter one item. I’ll be honest. I love decluttering and organizing, but I am also […]

Monday 03 February, 2020

How to Label Plastic Bins, Part 2

Before you go out to buy plastic storage tubs for your home, you will need to do some thinking about how many bins you need, what you plan to put in them, and how you will label and organize them so you can find everything later. In Part 1, I focused on suggestions for the […]

Monday 27 January, 2020

How to Label Plastic Bins, Part 1

You have purchased a bunch of plastic storage totes, and you are now setting about coming up with a system for using them. You do not want to simply shove all your stuff inside the boxes and put them up. If you do that, you will quickly lose track of what is located where. So […]

Monday 20 January, 2020

4 Steps to Selecting and Packing a Storage Container

Are you preparing to pack away a lot of your stuff in storage—whether in your attic or basement or in a storage unit somewhere away from home? If so, you are probably looking up the best prices on storage containers and getting ready to place an order. Before you do, though, you should familiarize yourself […]

Monday 13 January, 2020

Top Uses of Plastic Storage Bins Around the Home and Office

Plastic storage bins are some of the most all-around useful supplies you can purchase for your home. I recommend that you take stock of your exact needs before you start shopping for storage baskets and bins, but quite often what people do is the opposite. They know they need storage, so they head to the […]

Monday 06 January, 2020

Make a Sensory Play Table for a Toddler

If you have a toddler, you probably spend a lot of time looking for age-appropriate play ideas which can help to foster your child’s imagination, senses and cognitive abilities. Young children can benefit especially from sensory play activities. Sensory play appeals to the five senses and encourages children to investigate their environment and develop physically, […]

Monday 30 December, 2019

This Simple Hack Makes Christmas Ornament Storage Easy

Fall is actually the perfect time to start thinking about Christmas ornament storage ideas. Yes, the holidays are still a ways away, but in the mad rush to get everything set up for the holidays, it is easy to get burned out. Afterwards it is difficult to take the time to come up with new […]

Monday 23 December, 2019

Use a Plastic Storage Tote to Transport Craft Show Jewelry

Are you an artisan who travels to and from farmer’s markets and craft shows on a regular basis? If so, you probably have struggled to come up with a fast, easy, and secure transport solution for your merchandise. As it turns out, plastic storage containers with lids make an excellent choice. And with some simple […]

Monday 16 December, 2019

Augment Your Shelving With Hanging Storage Bins

These days it is all the rage to live in tight spaces. The tiny house movement has become a big deal, which means that a lot of people are now searching for storage solutions for small spaces. If you have limited wall space, you want to make full use of it. One great way to […]