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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.

Home Liquor Storage Ideas & Solutions

Home Liquor Storage Ideas
Here's lots of liquor storage ideas and solutions you can use in your own home, to keep all of the supplies and essentials of your stocked home bar.

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Medication Organizer Ideas & Storage Solutions

Medication Organizer Ideas
Here are quite a few medication organizer ideas and storage solutions for organizing first aid and medical supplies in your home.

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Printable First Aid Kit Contents List

First Aid Kit Contents List
Here is a first aid kit contents list that you use to make sure you've got all the necessary supplies at home for when you need them.

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Medicine Disposal & First Aid Supplies Clutter Removal

Medicine Clutter Removal
This mission is to declutter expired and unused medicines, and then use proper medicine disposal techniques to get rid of this clutter.

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Week #46 Organized Home Challenge: First Aid & Medicine Organizer Center

Medicine Organizer Center
This week's challenge is to create a first aid and medicine organizer center in your home, to make sure you have the right supplies for your family when they need them.

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Prescription Drug Disposal Guide & How To Dispose Of OTC Medication

Prescription Drug Disposal Guide
As you are decluttering or just doing routine clean ups you may come across old, unused or expired medications that you no longer need or want.

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Fire Extinguisher Placement Guidelines For Your Home

Fire Extinguisher Placement Guidelines
This mission is to use these fire extinguisher placement guidelines I've listed below to make sure you have this vital equipment in the right places in your home if you need it.

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Car Emergency Kit List {With Printable}

Emergency Supply List
Here's a list of everything you should have in your car emergency kit, with a free printable checklist.

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Free Printable 3 Day Emergency Supply List

Emergency Supply List
Here's a free printable emergency supply list, with a checklist of items necessary for an emergency preparedness kit for three days.

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How {And Why} To Replenish & Declutter Emergency Supplies

Declutter Emergency Supplies
This mission is to replenish or declutter your emergency supplies that you've accumulated in previous years, such as if you've done the 52 Week Organized Home Challenge before, or have otherwise gathered up supplies in case of emergencies in the past.

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Week #45 Organized Home Challenge Create An Emergency Preparedness Kit

Create An Emergency Preparedness Kit
In this week's challenge we'll make an emergency preparedness kit to make sure our family is secure in the case of a disaster or other emergency, plus do a few other safety related tasks around our homes as well.

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Halloween Candy Buy Back Program: Declutter Excess & Old Candy

Declutter Excess & Old Candy
This declutter mission is to declutter excess Halloween candy you've got in your house, either that you bought too much of and didn't get to pass out to trick or treaters, or that your children collected from their parties and other holiday activities.

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Top 10 Places To Sell Books For Cash

Places To Sell Books For Cash
Here are the top 10 places to sell books for cash, while decluttering or just to make a little extra money for something you want or need.

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Top 13 Places To Donate Used Books

Places To Donate Used Books
When you're ready to donate used books as part of the decluttering process, here's the top 13 places to consider, with suggestions for textbooks, kids books, novels, and more.

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52 Weeks To An Organized Home: 2020 Challenge Plan

2020 Challenge Plan
Do you want an organized home? Most people do, but they go about it in the wrong way expecting overnight success. Let's instead do it the right way, together, with the 52 Week Challenge.

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How To Declutter Kids Books

Declutter Kids Books
This mission is to declutter kids books, from their bedrooms, playrooms, or whatever other living space in your home you keep them.

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How To Declutter Bookcases & Bookshelves

How To Declutter Bookcases
This mission is to declutter bookcases and bookshelves throughout your home, of books or whatever else you have stored on them.

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How To Get Rid Of Book Clutter

How To Get Rid Of Book Clutter
This mission is to get rid of your book clutter. Normally I have these as fifteen minute missions but this is one where, depending on the number of books in your home, it might be better to think of it as breaking it down into multiple 15 minute missions.

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Week #44 Organized Home Challenge How To Organize Books

How To Organize Books
This week, in the Organize Books Challenge, we'll declutter and organize this type of reading material in our homes, using the step by step instructions below.

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November Declutter Calendar 15 Minute Daily Missions For Month

November Declutter Calendar
Here's the November 2019 declutter calendar with a daily 15 minute decluttering and organizing mission for each day of the month.

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Declutter Craft Room

Declutter Craft Room
This mission is to declutter your craft room, or if you don't have an entire room, the area you do your crafting in.

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How To Declutter Kids Craft Supplies & Equipment

Declutter Kids Craft
This mission is to declutter kids' craft supplies and equipment in your home, so your kids (and you) can enjoy crafting without a mess.

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How To Store Fabric: File It!

How To Store Fabrics
Here's how to store fabric by filing it. So simple, fast and gets a great result to organize your fabric stash.

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How To Declutter Craft Supplies & Equipment

Declutter Craft Supplies
This mission is to declutter craft supplies and equipment from your home that you no longer use or love, so you can enjoy the hobby materials you do keep.

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Declutter Abandoned Craft Projects

Declutter Abandoned Craft Projects
This decluttering mission is to declutter abandoned and unfinished craft projects. And if you love to craft, even a little, you probably have at least one of these lurking types of projects around somewhere.

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Week #43 Organized Home Challenge Craft Organization

Craft Organization
Your challenge this week is craft organization, including both of all your supplies and equipment and the room or area where you do your crafting.

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How To Declutter Photography & Video Equipment & Supplies

Declutter Photography & Video Equipment
This mission is to declutter photography and video equipment, supplies and gear that you no longer want or use anymore.

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Declutter 365: A Year Of 15 Minute Decluttering Missions

Declutter 365
Take the year long Declutter 365 Challenge, and each day 15 minutes of work will transform your home. I guarantee very quickly you'll begin to see results, even if some days it didn't feel like you made much of a dent.

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5 Rules For Storing Pictures & Photos To Preserve Your Family's Memories

5 Rules For Storing Pictures & Photos
This week we're working on organizing our photos as part of the 52 Week Organized Home Challenge, but before you can devise a good system for organization that works for you, you need to make sure you're storing pictures and photos properly to preserve them for the future.

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Declutter Digital Photos

Declutter Digital Photos
This mission is to declutter digital photos, so in this situation declutter means delete.

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FAQs About The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle

FAQs About The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle
Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle that have been asked, so you can learn more about this great deal to help you succeed at all the many aspects of homemaking.

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The 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle: Flash Sale

The 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle
The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle has over 104 resources to help you improve your home and life, including printables, eBooks and eCourses that are worth more than $2,200, but for over 98% off, but it's only available for a limited time.

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How To Organize Photos The Easy Way: Set Up A Routine

How To Organize Photos
Here are tips for how to organize photos the easy way, for both digital and physical photographs, by setting up a regular routine so the task is never overwhelming, and instead stays fun and enjoyable.

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3 Questions To Choose Best Photo Album For Your Family Memories

3 Questions To Choose Best Photo Album
Not all photograph albums are created equal. Here's 3 questions to ask yourself when choosing the best photo album for your family's memories that will display them well, and preserve the photos for future generations.

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First Step To Organize Photographs: Gather Loose Photos & Negatives Into Central Location

Gather Loose Photos
This mission is the first step you'll need to take to organize photographs in your home, and that is to gather loose photos and negatives into a central location in your home.

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Week #42 Organized Home Challenge How To Organize Photos

Organize Photos
This week's challenge is to organize photos, including both physical and digital ones, as well as negatives, photo albums and wall photos so you can find and preserve your special memories.

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How To Declutter Candles

How To Declutter Candles
This mission is to declutter candles, so here's criteria to help you decide what to keep versus get rid of, plus an idea for repurposing old candle jars.

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How To Declutter Dining Room

Declutter Dining Room
This mission is to declutter your dining room, so that afterward you can enjoy this space for hospitality and dining.

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Tips For Storing Silver With Minimal Tarnishing

Storing Silver With Minimal Tarnishing
Here are tips to make sure you're storing silver properly, so that it has little chance of damage and minimal tarnishing between uses.

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How To Declutter China Cabinet, Hutch, Sideboards And/Or Buffets

Declutter China Cabinet
Today's mission is to declutter your china cabinet, hutch, sideboard and/or buffets, that hold your china, silver, crystal, and additional items for use within your dining room.

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Storage For China, Glassware & Crystal: How To Store & Display It Properly

Storage For China
Here are tips to create an appropriate area for storage for china, along with glassware and crystal, to keep it clean and safe for your use.

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How To Declutter China & Silver

Declutter China & Silver
This mission is to declutter china and silver from your home that you no longer use nor want.

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Declutter Tablecloths, Napkins & Placemats

Declutter Tablecloths
This mission is to declutter tablecloths, napkins and placemats.

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Declutter Dining Room Table

Declutter Dining Room Table
This decluttering mission is to declutter and clear off your dining room table.

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Week #41 Organized Home Challenge Organize Dining Room

Organize Dining Room
This week, in the Organize Dining Room Challenge, we will tackle the organization of this formal room, and in addition, also focus on organizing other items we use to entertain guests and have parties.

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How To Declutter Collections & Collectibles

Declutter Collections & Collectibles
This mission is to declutter collections and collectibles from your home, or to at least assess whether the things you do collect are things worth it, to you, to continue to keep in your home.

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Get Rid Of Hallway Clutter

Hallway Clutter
This mission is to get rid of hallway clutter, either around your entryway or wherever else in your home you've got a hall.

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How To Declutter Stairs & Under Stairs Storage Area

Declutter Stairs
This mission is to declutter the stairs in your home, for safety, as well as to clear the clutter from under the stairs storage areas.

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Remote Control Organizer Ideas & Solutions

Declutter Your Living Room
Here's quite a few remote control organizer ideas and solutions you can use to keep track of your remotes, so you don't have to constantly search for them anymore.

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