Bust out the beach chairs, it's warm enough to soak up some sun this month (under a heavy veil of SPF, of course)! Get organized for Summer 2011.
June Home Organization Project: The Garage
It's time to get your beach gear, car accessories and sports equipment into shape. It's time to tackle the garage. I know this may be a groan-worthy space for a lot of people, but after interviewing 3 professional organizers and completeing a little research, I'm confident I can help you get your garage under control as painlessly as possible. The key here is to treat it like a department store and organize into zones. Here's how: Garage Organization in 5 StepsGet Organized in the Garage:
- How to Organize Tools
- How to Organize the Garage
- Garage Storage Solutions
- How to Create More Space in Your Garage
- Three Great Garage Organizer Systems
- 4 Different Kinds of Shelving for Your Garage
- Four Options for Overhead Storage
- The 5 Best Cabinets for Your Garage
- Three Space-Saving Bike Storage Solutions
Get Organized in June Checklist___Clean your air conditioners (Read: Spring Clean Your Appliances).
___Rinse off your beach and pool accessories, locate your flip flops and get your summer reading list ready.
___Buy graduation gifts, and please: enough with the "Oh, The Places You'll Go." Give them a Borders, iTunes or Barnes & Noble gift card or watches and jewelry. If you're crafty, how abut a scrapbook of their time in high school or college?
___Pen a quick thank you note to your child's teacher, tutor or coach. Better yet, have them write the note.
___Tend the garden, mow the lawn and drink massive amounts of lemonade.
___Traveling this month? Read: Organizing Tips for Travel
Traveling this summer? Time to finalize and confirm your travel plans.
Gifts to Buy/Cards to Send
- Father's Day
What's in Season?
- Learn How to Get More Done with a Daily Routine
- Learn How to Simplify Your Family's Meal Plan
- Learn How to Declutter Your Home in 20 Minutes a Day
- Learn How to Store Everything
- Learn How to be Organized
- Learn How Long to Keep Everything
- Learn How to Organize Everything