Blog

DeClutter your Life During Spring Cleaning Mode

Posted by on Apr 8, 2015 in Clutter Organization, Professional Organization, Unclutter | 0 comments

DeClutter your Life During Spring Cleaning Mode

It’s Springtime and Get Organized with Bridges is Here to Help with Your Spring Cleaning Needs and Decluttering Your Life… Now that spring is officially here, are you in the spring cleaning mode and looking for a project to tackle? Are YOU ready to Be More Organized, More Focused, and Rid Yourself of the Clutter in Your Life, Home or Office? Is your spring cleaning goal is to be more organized in some aspect of your life whether it is personal or business? Then we have the organizing solutions and tips to help YOU! Get Organized with...

read more

29 Ways to “Love Your Home”

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in Clutter, Clutter Organization, Emotional Clutter, Family Teamwork, Organization, Organizing from A-Z, Organizing Tips, Tip of the day, Uncategorized, Unclutter | 0 comments

29 Ways to “Love Your Home”

Do you feel like you have tried and tried to declutter and organize your home? Have you ever felt like something was missing? Taking the time to love and beautify your home is also part of the organizing process. Some people find that they love the beautifying part and the chance to infuse their personality into their home. Thus organizing and beautifying your home go hand and hand because an organized home allows you to let all the special touches shine through for your family and friends to enjoy.   The following are some great...

read more

Creating Healthy Boundaries…

Posted by on Feb 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Creating Healthy Boundaries…

Creating Healthy Boundaries… Do you have trouble setting or maintaining boundaries when it comes to organizing?  Don’t worry this is something that many people struggle with related to organizing.  Maintaining organizational boundaries may sometimes feel like sticking to your New Year’s Resolution.  Remember that organizational success is not attained automatically; it takes practice like anything else we hope to get better at in life.  Stick with it and remind yourself it takes time and practice. How do I set organizing...

read more

Do you need a body double?

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Do you need a body double?

My Life as a Body Double It may seem funny to you, but I have quite a few jobs where my clients just need to have someone there to motivate them to work on their projects.  It is not that they are not capable of doing the work; the difficulty is sometimes finding the time to do the work.  Maybe it is going through the mail, doing the filing or purging the closet; just keeping on task is half of the battle. I tease my clients sometimes and tell them they are stuck with me for the duration of the job (generally 4 hours) but the truth is we get...

read more

Organization Tips to Help Put a Little Order into Everyday Life

Posted by on Nov 18, 2014 in Clutter Organization, Emotional Clutter, Organization | 2 comments

Organization Tips to Help Put a Little Order into Everyday Life

  You don’t have to live with all the clutter and mess that everyday activities create. You may be able to con yourself into thinking that you can indeed tolerate it or that it is just a part of modern life. In reality, a few simple organization tips can help turn your surroundings into a functioning space. Here are some things that you can do to organize your life.   1. Look at your surroundings. Do you see things that make you cringe? Maybe that bag of items you have been meaning to return or that stack of books you have been...

read more

Garage Organization

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014 in Garage Organizing, Organization, Organizational Products | 0 comments

Garage Organization

Garage Organization Guest blog by Stephanie Hanson of Monkey Bars Garage Storage and Organization Name the messiest room in your home. Is it the kitchen? Nope. Bathroom? Guess again. Closet in your bedroom? Not even close. For most people, the garage is by far the messiest room in their home. In fact, some people even put organizing the garage so far down on their list of things to do that it never gets done. If this sounds too familiar, then utilize these tips, tricks, and facts to get your garage tidy. Why it’s important to have a clean...

read more

Cord Conundrum?

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Bedroom Organization, Organization | 0 comments

Cord Conundrum?

Organize your Charging Cords Is your nightstand a labyrinth of cords needed for all of your personal devices? Do you find yourself searching for the right cord, moving out the nightstand, grabbing the cord that has slid down behind or tired of seeing the eyesore of a surge protector? Or not to mention if you have a teenager, you find that the cord has been stealthily lifted, leaving only the charging block. Frustrating to say the least. A simple solution is to use a binder clip to help keep these cords accessible and organized. Use one...

read more

Life Saving Tips

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Organizing Tips, Tip of the day | 0 comments

Life Saving Tips

Many of us have heard about the “ICE” program, which consists of saving a contact who is named “ICE” in your contact list on your phone. This contact is an individual that has potentially life saving, medical information about you and in case of an emergency, first responders would know to contact that individual listed as “ICE”. This is a great plan and everyone should do it, however there are many situations and circumstances where this information would not be readily available to a first responder. If your phone is password...

read more

Organizing your Clothes: Closet or Drawers?

Posted by on Sep 1, 2014 in Closet Organization, Hang It Up, Organization, Organizing Tips, Organizing Video, Professional Organization | 2 comments

Organizing your Clothes: Closet or Drawers?

When it comes to organizing your clothes we all need a little help.  Does the item belong in the closets or drawers?  It can be a real struggle for people to fit everything they own into the space that they have so you must spend some time deciding how to organize your clothes.  Throughout my years of organizing, I have always told people they should try to hang everything.  This of course is not always possible and if you are going to fold or stack any item it’s most likely going to be your t-shirts.  I don’t mind this because it is...

read more

Upcycling

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Recycling, Repurpose, Reuse & Recycle, Upcycling | 0 comments

Upcycling

Have you heard about Upcycling?  It is the process of converting something that has been discarded, or is no longer useful to you, and remaking it into something useful, typically increasing the value of the original item.  There are many benefits to upcycling.  First, it is very cost effective to create something new using old or repurposed materials.  Upcycling also allows for a great deal of creativity to make something truly personal to your style and space.  Plus, there is the enormous environmental advantage of keeping items out of the...

read more