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Welcome to the Home Storage Solutions Blog update page, which provides you with the latest updates and articles from this site, so you can always know "what's new" from me, Taylor.

This is where you can find the latest ideas, tips and the best products available to get your home organized and to help you find a place for everything in your home that matters.

How To Declutter Food Cupboards & Food Storage Areas

Declutter Food Cupboards
Here are tips for how to declutter food cupboards and food storage areas in your home, plus photos from readers who've already done this mission to show the results you can achieve.

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How To Declutter Pantry & Food Cupboards

Declutter Pantry
This mission is to declutter your pantry shelves, or if you don't have a pantry, to declutter your food cupboards or whatever other shelf stable food storage areas you've got in your home.

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Spice Drawer Organization & Storage Ideas

Spice Drawer Organization
Here are quite a few practical spice drawer organization and storage ideas you can use in your kitchen.

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How Long Do Spices Last? When You Should Declutter Them

How Long Do Spices Last
When decluttering spices you may wonder, "how long do spices last?" Here's practical tips and information to know what to keep and what to toss.

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Can Storage Ideas & Solutions: How To Organize Canned Food

Can Storage Ideas & Solutions
Here are lots of can storage ideas and solutions shared by readers who tackled the pantry organization challenge and used lots of different methods for organizing their canned food.

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Canned Food Shelf Life, Safety & Storage Tips

Canned Food Shelf Life
We all have some cans of food in our pantry or refrigerator. Make sure you know these canned food shelf life, safety and storage tips so you always have quality food to serve your family.

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Bakeware Organizer & Storage Ideas

Bakeware Organizer
Here are several real life bakeware organizer and storage ideas you can use in your kitchen to organize baking sheets, muffin tins, and baking dishes in your kitchen.

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Declutter Bakeware

Declutter Bakeware
This decluttering mission is to declutter bakeware, including baking dishes and sheets.

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Eat From The Pantry & Freezer Challenge

Eat From The Pantry
Let's take the next two weeks to do an Eat From The Pantry & Freezer Challenge, where you try to empty some of your shelves, eliminate food waste and save money on groceries.

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Week #3 Organized Home Challenge Organize Pantry, Spices & Food

Organize Pantry, Spices & Food
This week's challenge is to organize pantry, spices, and other food storage areas so you can easily find what you need, and keep things fresh and safe from pests.

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Organizing Pots & Pans: Hall Of Fame

Organizing Pots & Pans
I've collected lots of ideas and pictures showing how readers went about organizing pots and pans, as well as the lids, in their kitchen to give you ideas for your own kitchen.

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Declutter Pots & Pans

Declutter Pots & Pans
This mission is to declutter your pots and pans, and other cookware to keep only the best, and to ditch the rest.

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Under Kitchen Sink Cabinet Organization Hall Of Fame

Under Kitchen Sink Cabinet Organization
The area under your kitchen sink cabinet can be a vast wasteland of cleaning products, supplies, and other stuff (like the picture above), or it can be organized and uncluttered.

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Declutter Under Kitchen Sink

Declutter Under Kitchen Sink
This mission is to declutter under your kitchen sink cabinet.

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Declutter Food Storage Containers

Declutter Food Storage Containers
This decluttering mission is to declutter excess food storage containers.

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How To Be A Clutter Buster 5 Guidelines To Identify Clutter In Your Home

Clutter Buster
To be a clutter buster you've got to be able to identify which items in your home are truly clutter, and which are not.

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Aluminum Foil, Plastic Bags & Kitchen Wrap Storage & Organization Ideas

Kitchen Wrap Storage & Organization Ideas
I've gathered practical aluminum foil, plastic bag and kitchen wrap storage solutions and organizational ideas you can use to keep these boxes neat and easily accessible in your own kitchen.

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Ideas To Organize Junk Drawer: Hall Of Fame

Organize Junk Drawer
Here are ideas for how to organize junk drawer in your kitchen or elsewhere, with lots of before and after pictures of the results obtained.

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How To Declutter Your Junk Drawer

Declutter Your Junk Drawer
This mission is to declutter your junk drawer. Many people have this drawer in their kitchen, but tackle yours wherever it may be in your home.

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How To Get Organized: Printables & Checklists To Help You Get Started

How To Get Organized
There's a good way to figure out how to get organized -- use printables and checklists to keep you on track.

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Declutter & Organize Silverware Drawer Hall Of Fame

Declutter & Organize Silverware Drawer
Here is how to declutter and organize your silverware drawer and other flatware, so that it's ready for use daily in your kitchen.

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How To Declutter Utensils, Knives, Measuring Spoons & Cups

How To Declutter Utensils
This mission is to declutter utensils, knives, measuring spoons, cup, and gadgets from your kitchen.

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Declutter Potholders & Oven Mitts

Declutter Potholders
This decluttering mission is to declutter potholders and oven mitts.

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FAQs About The Ultimate Productivity Bundle

FAQs About The Ultimate Productivity Bundle
Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the 2020 Ultimate Productivity Bundle that have been asked, so you can learn more about this great deal to help you conquer your to do list, reach your goals, and free up more time for yourself.

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Tea Storage Ideas For Both Tea Bags & Loose Tea, Plus Tea Accessories

Tea Storage Ideas
Here are tea storage ideas and organization tips for both tea bags and also loose tea, plus tips for organizing tea accessories such as strainers, honey spoons and more.

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Week #2 Organized Home Challenge Kitchen Drawers & Kitchen Cabinet Organization

Kitchen Drawers & Kitchen Cabinet Organization
This week's challenge is all about kitchen drawer and kitchen cabinet organization, where you will both declutter and organize things in a way where you can easily access what you need, when and where you need it.

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How To Fold Kitchen Towels: Best Way For Organization & Storage

How To Fold Kitchen Towels
Here's a simple tip for how to fold kitchen towels and dish cloths to make it easy to keep these items organized and neatly stored, either in a drawer, cabinet, or even on your kitchen counter.

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Simple Clutter Solution So Your Online Purchases Don't Overfill Your Home

Simple Clutter Solution
Here is a simple clutter solution you can use to keep your online purchases, and the shipping boxes they come in, from overfilling your home.

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Declutter Kitchen Table

Declutter Kitchen Table
This 15 minute mission is to declutter your kitchen table. I've included some tips and ideas for making this a habit plus a hall of fame for those who've completed the mission.

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How To Declutter Your Kitchen Island

How To Declutter Your Kitchen Island
This mission is to declutter your kitchen island, and/or to again revisit your kitchen countertops to make sure they are staying clutter free.

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The Ultimate Productivity Bundle: Taylor's Review

The Ultimate Productivity Bundle
The Ultimate Productivity Bundle has 73 resources to help you with time management, goal setting, and productivity at work and home, including printables, eBooks and eCourses, that is worth more than $2,800, for just $47.

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Wrapping Paper & Gift Wrap Storage Container

Wrapping Paper & Gift Wrap Storage Container
This wrapping paper and gift wrap storage container is an ideal way to organize long rolls of wrapping paper, keeping them clean, unbent, and protected while in storage.

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Declutter Small Appliances

Declutter Small Appliances
This mission is to declutter small appliances that you use in the kitchen.

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OrnamentKeeper Ornament Storage Containers

OrnamentKeeper Ornament Storage Containers
OrnamentKeeper ornament storage containers are the top of the line product for organizing and storing your Christmas decorations for your tree.

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Rolling Artificial Christmas Tree Stands Make Storage A Breeze

Rolling Artificial Christmas Tree Stand
A fully assembled artificial Christmas tree is quite heavy. Do your back a favor and get rolling artificial Christmas tree stands and you'll thank yourself every single year from now on when you're getting the tree in and out of storage.

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Declutter Kitchen Counters

Declutter Kitchen Counters
This decluttering mission is simple, declutter your kitchen counters.

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Kitchen Sink Organization Ideas: Hall Of Fame

Kitchen Sink Organization Ideas
Here are several kitchen sink organization ideas used by readers who've done the kitchen organization challenge, making their sink area more functional and visually pleasing at the same time.

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How To Declutter Your Kitchen Sink Area

Declutter Your Kitchen Sink Area
This mission is to declutter your kitchen sink area, such as around the counter surrounding the sink and in the sink itself.

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Simple Trick To Identify Closet Wardrobe Clutter: Backward Hangers

Simple Trick To Identify Closet Wardrobe Clutter
Here's a simple trick to help you identify closet wardrobe clutter, so that it's easier to decide what to keep and what to save when decluttering the hanging clothes in your closet.

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Week #1 Organized Home Challenge Kitchen Organization: Countertops & Sink

Week #1 Organized Home Challenge Kitchen Organization
This week's challenge is all about kitchen organization, both overall and with specific emphasis on keeping your countertops and sink clear and clean.

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Christmas Tree Storage Containers Duffels To Roll Tree Into Storage

Christmas Tree Storage Containers Duffels
These artificial Christmas tree storage containers are great for keeping your tree safe and clean while in storage, and even large heavy trees are easy to move with the rolling wheels.

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Why Do I Want To Declutter My Home? Printable Reminder For When The Going Gets Tough

Why Do I Want To Declutter My Home
When you start the Declutter 365 missions you're excited, and ready to get everything decluttered. But as time goes on, and the days pass, the going can get tough, and you might lose motivation.

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Snapware Christmas Ornament Storage Boxes Make Organizing A Snap!

Snapware Christmas Ornament Storage Boxes
Christmas ornament storage boxes from Snapware, with dividers, keep individual ornaments organized and prevent them from clanking so they don't damage each other while in storage.

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Printable Christmas Storage Inventory Form

Printable Christmas Storage Inventory Form
Here's a printable Christmas storage inventory form you can use to help you keep track of where you store your decorations, plus tips for how to use the form most effectively in your home.

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Set Up A Clutter Donation Box: First Step In Getting Your Home Decluttered

Set Up A Clutter Donation Box
One of the most important first steps to take if you want to declutter your home is to set up a clutter donation box that you regularly begin to deposit items into. Here's instructions for how to do it.

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Hanging Gift Bag Organizer Store Your Gift Bags In Your Closet

Hanging Gift Bag Organizer
A hanging gift bag organizer can be very helpful if you've accumulated quite a collection of gift bags for use in various gift giving situations.

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Declutter Your Christmas Mess Of Ripped Wrapping Paper

Declutter Your Christmas Mess
This decluttering mission, for Christmas Day, is to get rid of your Christmas mess of ripped wrapping paper after you and your family have opened gifts.

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Hanging Garland Storage Bag Keep Garland Clean And Untangled

Hanging Garland Storage Bag
A garland storage bag, such as the one seen below, will keep your Christmas garland clean and untangled at the end of each holiday season until it is ready to get back out again the next year.

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What To Do With Used Christmas Cards: Declutter, Upcycle, Donate?

Declutter Used Christmas Cards
Here's suggestions for what to do with used Christmas cards so they don't just become clutter in your home.

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