Four Decluttering Must-Dos

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Home extra busy these days? Discover four decluttering must-dos to make the most of your space (and your stuff).

Whether you’re working from home, helping kids learn at home or simply maintaining your usual hectic household, a touch of tidying up might be just the ticket. What’s more, less stuff and clearer surfaces pave the wave for thorough, efficient cleaning come spring. Here’s the 4-1-1 on our top four decluttering must-dos.

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5 Tips to Create Your Best Bookshelf

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Bookshelves… Everyone’s got ’em, and they run the gamut from heirloom antique pieces to built-ins to DIY workhorses. Of course, you can stack every shelf with books. But this basic home furnishing component can be a little — or a lot — more than just a warehous for favorite pages. Transform those ledges into your best bookshelf, and a major décor asset.

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Trays Three Ways

Wood cheese tray with floral design, cheese, olives and grapes

Serveware with Function and Flair

The humble tray can seem so simple — dare we say square? — but one quickly comes to realize its versatility and charm. Read on to discover just three of many ways this singular piece goes from tray one day to treasure the next. Trays are great problem-solvers for busy households, too. Let’s begin in the heart of your home…

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