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What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider. Here's a comprehensive guide to point you in the right direction.

10 Ingenious DIY Hat and Coat Racks

Funky, fun and fabulous—these ingenious ideas for DIY coat and hat racks mean you'll never get stuck using a boring...


31 Cheap Workshop Updates for the Ultimate DIY Space

Our readers know how to make the most of their home shop space. These 31 updates don’t cost much (or...


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10 Best Toy Storage Ideas for Kids’ Rooms

Are the toys in your house taking over? Clean up play time with these creative toy storage solutions.


7 Professional Organizers We Love

Professional organizers can transform your home from utter chaos into a tranquil sanctuary. Find out more about a few of...

15 Office Storage Ideas to Help Productivity

Whether you work from home or just need a place for the kids to study, we've got 15 of the...


Best Silverware Organizers for Your Kitchen

Kitchen storage space is a hot commodity so make sure all your silverware and kitchen utensils are optimally organized. Check...

10 Best Bathroom Towel Storage Ideas

Whether you want to display multiple towels hanging on a rack or keep extra rolled up within reach, get inspired...


11 Best Basement Organization Ideas

Whether you use your lower level for storage only or also as a living space, here are 11 ideas for...


Best Selling Organizer Products on Amazon

This year, keep your home neat and tidy with these best-selling organization products from Amazon.


New Year’s Resolutions 11 Professional Organizers Are Making for 2021

Even the pros have messy fridges, overflowing closets and way too many pictures on their phones. Here's how they plan...

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Vintage Family Handyman Project: Under-the-Stairs Storage (Then and Now)

In honor of our 70th anniversary, we recreated one of our most popular storage projects.


24 Ways to Organize Your Garage for Fall

Make sure you have enough room in your garage for all of the important stuff (including a car or two)...


18 Inspiring Inside-Cabinet Door Storage Ideas

Increase your home's storage space by utilizing every possible nook and cranny, including the backs of cabinet and closet doors....


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12 Trending Shelf Décor Ideas

Take a cue from these shelfie masters and transform your rooms by re-imagining your own home's shelf life.


50 Storage and Organizing Problem-Solvers

Find a place for everything with these brilliant storage and organizing ideas for your home.

13 Ideas for Fishing and Hunting Gear Storage

Have your fishing and hunting gear organized with these awesome fishing and hunting gear storage options


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Small Garage Storage Ideas You Can DIY

Organizing a garage isn't a one-size-fits-all project, so we've compiled some of our best garage storage ideas. Check out these...


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12 Best Mug Trees and Displays You Can DIY

Coffee mugs can be difficult to store since they are awkwardly shaped and take up a lot of space. Plus,...


75 Best-Ever Storage Tips for Your Home

Some of these storage ideas were submitted by Family Handyman readers, others were dreamed up by the editors, but all...


10 Inviting Entryway Decor Ideas

Whether your entryway is large or small, there are some simple things you can do to make it more functional...


9 Ways You’re Not Organizing Your Fridge—Yet

Check out these refrigerator organizing ideas to keep your food fresh and your shelves clean.


10 Storage and Organization Ideas For All of Your Devices

Tidy up while keeping everything you need right where you want it with these innovative solutions for storing and organizing...


15 Amazing Toy Rooms That Put the FUN in Functional

Kids are arguably the most imaginative creatures on the planet, so why not take a page out of their book...

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12 Shed Storage Ideas to Organize Your Space At Last

Don't let your shed become disorganized or overrun with junk! Instead, turn it into a well-lit, useful space that has...


12 Spice Rack Ideas for Better Kitchen Storage

Chances are, you have a spice cabinet that is unorganized, making it difficult to find what you need when you...


30 Fantastic Ways to Organize the House Before Back to School

Put a plan in place (before the chaos of back to school begins) with these smart ideas and products for...


41 Genius Small Kitchen Storage and Organization Ideas

Want some seriously brilliant kitchen organization ideas to maximize space & efficiency? Here are 41 kitchen organization hacks that'll make...


30 Dorm Room Ideas for First-Time Dorm Dwellers

Moving into a dorm room for the first time? Check out these dorm room ideas for what to buy, how...


15 Ways to Squeeze More Storage Out Of Small Spaces

There's often much more storage space in your home than you think – even in small spaces. It just takes a...