Category Archives: Organization

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Let’s Talk About the Kitchen + Mudroom!

Over and over again, we hear you say, Tree House is moving along so quickly! There’s not much else to do! First, this makes us nervous laugh, because you guys, there is still so much more to do. But it also makes us realize that it’s partially our fault that you think so; how many times have you seen this view of the living room, am IKEEP READING >

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Who Makes You Better? (+ Our Clean Floor Go-To!)

This post is in partnership with Bona. Hands down, we can easily say that the biggest improvement our Tree House has seen to date is the refinishing of the original Douglas fir floors. You might remember that although the floors initially topped our list as one of our favorite items the home had to offer, the more we lived with them, the more weKEEP READING >

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A Multi-Functional Nursery Closet On a Budget

dresser + hardware | door knob | mirror | changing pad | pail | baskets (natural, white) This post is in partnership with Homes.com. We first began planning for the nursery closet way back in January – before this room was a nursery and better known as The Scary Room. Because the room itself is long and skinny (as is typical for a ChicagoKEEP READING >

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How We Added Extra Hunky Trim to Our Bi-Fold Doors

Adding decorative trim to bi-fold doors to turn them into something more custom is nothing new (we used inspiration from Room for Tuesday and DIY Playbook, and Project Palermo recently turned her doors inside out to do the same!), and we were determined to make this work for the closet in our Scary Room, too. It’s a great solution to createKEEP READING >

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Adding Extra Deep Cabinets Above Our Closet

This post is in partnership with TheRTAStore.com. If you’re about to embark on any organized-dream-space renovation, we’re offering a YBH promotion below! Over the course of the last few weekends, we’ve been devoting our time to realizing our Scary Room closet plans – and it’s getting there! The upper cabinets are inKEEP READING >

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How We Organize the Studio (So That It Doesn’t Scream, ‘I’m An Office!’)

Last week, we shared our home studio, the room that has seen countless transitions in the three-plus years since we’ve moved in. Although I can almost promise you it will continue to evolve and change, one thing remains a constant: Our goal will always be to ensure this room has the same inviting vibe as any family room – desk andKEEP READING >