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According to Home Storage Solutions 101, attics are a great place for storing certain types of items in your home that you don’t need to access too often. Prime examples of such storage items include:
- Seasonal and holiday decorations
- Other seasonal items, such as summer camping gear, or winter sports equipment
- Outgrown baby or kids’ stuff, to be used again when the next child is old enough
The organizing experts at Home Storage Solutions 101 offer great tips and ideas to consider when determining the types of attic storage solutions to employ in your home, which keep in mind both practical and safety concerns with storing items in this area.
See the full article here —> http://www.home-storage-solutions-101.com/attic-storage.html
Did trips to your attic for holiday decorations leave you feeling less than jolly this year? Are you ready to do things differently so that next year will be a whole lot easier and less stressful?
AtticMaxx is sharing the Tools of the Trade that Professional Organizers use to tackle the most cluttered attics. Armed with this info, you can pack your decorations away in an organized way so that when next Christmas rolls around, you’ll be ready to deck the halls with ease!
Holiday Storage Tools Checklist
- Boxes and garbage bags for donating Christmas decorations you no longer need, use or love
- Sturdy, clear storage containers for protecting your holiday treasures
- Tissue paper or shredded paper for wrapping fragile Christmas ornaments
- A pad of paper to write down notes and inventory items
- Masking tape and a Sharpie for labeling those storage containers
- Sticky notes for identifying categories
- Utility hooks for hanging items such as artificial wreaths and garlands
- An MP3 player loaded with good tunes to keep you motivated!
- And of course… AtticMaxx shelving to maximize your attic storage space
Once you’ve gathered up these tools, roll up your sleeves and jump to “Christmas Storage Solutions and Holiday Organizing Ideas”, a detailed blog post from our friends at Home Storage Solutions 101, for tips on getting the job done right.
The best time to organize your attic is when it’s nearly empty (like when the holiday decorations are OUT)! The experts at the Home Storage 101 blog offer practical tips on “how to conquer your attic’s clutter and go about the process of attic organizing, so the space does what it is supposed to do — provide long-term storage for little used items in your home, while making them as accessible as possible given the space limitations.” Check out this helpful home storage article here —> Attic Organizing Challenge and Tips.
Our Halloween decorations are packed up and put away — easy as pumpkin pie! Want some advice on how to organize your Halloween decor? Professional organizers at Let Me Organize It offer tips for keeping holiday decor under control, and our friends at Home Storage Solutions 101 tell us how to choose the right storage containers on their helpful blogs.
The mornings are getting cooler, and autumn will soon be upon us! And what does autumn mean? ATTIC SEASON.
That’s right, it’s almost time to begin schlepping up and down the attic stairs to retrieve holiday decorations for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas (add Valentine’s Day, St. Pat’s and Easter for us holiday decorating junkies).
But don’t dread it…celebrate it! Get organized now so you can ENJOY the holiday decorating season! And fall is the ideal time to organize that attic — not too hot, not too cold. Stay tuned for tips from professional organizers about small steps to take every day to bring order to your attic and other storage areas in your home.
LET THE DECORATING COMMENCE !
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