Tips for Spring Cleaning

Tips for Spring Cleaning

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Looking for a reason to get organized? We’ve got a great way to get motivated coming up soon! Spring is coming and spring cleaning is as American as apple pie. The first appearance of warmer weather is a perfect opportunity to air out your home and get things in order. A lot of stuff can pile up indoors during the winter months and let’s face it, you may just need an excuse to finally take care of that long-delayed major house cleaning. (more…)
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Moving in Winter Months

Moving in Winter Months

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Logistically speaking it’s probably the most difficult season of the year. Winter can present a lot of problems. There are fewer daylight hours, unpredictable weather that makes travel difficult and it can make you feel claustrophobic. It can be a particularly difficult time if you’re planning a move or if you have a small living space and can’t store items outside. (more…)
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After the Holidays: Storage Tips for Holiday Décor

After the Holidays: Storage Tips for Holiday Décor

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We hate to say it, but those visions of sugar plums aren’t dancing in your head anymore. The holidays are over. The presents have been unwrapped and some have been returned. The visits to friends and relatives have stopped and even all the leftovers are gone. Traditionally, holiday decorations are supposed to come down on either January 5th or 6th, but let’s face it, a lot of people haven’t taken their decorations down and we all know that family that still has their decorations up until Memorial Day. Ways to Make Post-Holiday Storage Easy At Box&Co, we know it’s difficult to get motivated to put those decorations away, but we’re all about making storage easy and we want to share a few ways that you can make your post-holiday storage…
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The Superbowl Checklist: Tips On How to Throw an Awesome Last-Minute Superbowl Party in Your Crowded Home.

The Superbowl Checklist: Tips On How to Throw an Awesome Last-Minute Superbowl Party in Your Crowded Home.

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  Truth is, whether your a football fan or not, it's an exciting time of the year with parties going on at every other house!  If you're a Patriots or Falcons fan, it's a great excuse to celebrate with your friends..... and then call in sick on Monday.  It's also an excuse to eat all the game day food (BBQ, hot wings, nachos!). So, did you finally step up and decide to throw the Superbowl party this year?  Are you now worried because your apartment is far too small to accommodate all the people you already invited?  Here's a checklist and tips on how to convert your tiny living room into Superbowl Party Central, even if you're just trying to watch Lady Gaga wearing some type of meat! 1.) Upgrade…
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National Organize Your Home Day: Organization Tips for Your Winter Items

National Organize Your Home Day: Organization Tips for Your Winter Items

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There is nothing more frustrating when your missing matching hat and left glove while walking to work in twenty-degree weather.  Yes we realize that it can be a hassle trying to find your winter items every time you walk out the door during the winter season.  There are solutions though, to make the frigid months of January and February go by more quickly.  Here are some tips on how to keep all your winter items stored neat and tidy during the cold season. 1.) Store all your winter items in one closet The single best way to organize and store all of your winter items during the season is to put them in a closet closest to your front door.  Having all your jackets and gloves in separate areas of…
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9 Clever Ways to Store Away Holiday Decorations

9 Clever Ways to Store Away Holiday Decorations

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Now that the Holidays are over and everyone is struggling to adjust back to the regular work life while hitting the gym, it's time to start thinking about putting away those Christmas Decorations. We all dread trying to figure out how to store them and worry about breaking your favorite childhood ornaments in the process.  However, these nine clever ways can make decoration storing a lot easier with many simple items in your home. 1.) Hose Reel   If you have a massive amount of Christmas lights, a hose reel is an ideal way to wrap them up and store so it's not tangled for the following holiday season.  Nothing is better than keeping your lights tangle-free! 2.) Wrap Smaller Lights Around Coffee Cans   If you do not own a hose…
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6 Things to Do with Your Family During  Christmas

6 Things to Do with Your Family During Christmas

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Does your holiday revolve around spending time with your family, cousins, your strange uncle that stresses you out beyond belief?  Christmas does bring out a lot of stress and emotions to make the perfect dinner and having the patience to tolerate certain family members. Here are ways to make the most wonderful time of the year more enjoyable! 1.) Bring up new conversations If you start to hear the most dreaded politics discussion during the special Christmas dinner, raise your voice to get everyone's attention to positively change the conversation. Some ideas to bring up are starting a new game, the hype of the new season of Game of Thrones, The Cowboys Offense, or even the new season of the Bachelor  and pray that it's successful.... 2.) Have a Christmas Wrapping…
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8 Clever Gift Wrapping Techniques for Slackers

8 Clever Gift Wrapping Techniques for Slackers

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Yes, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but can also be the most nerve-racking times of the year.  After all the hours of shopping, waiting in line, traffic, and Mariah Carey singing every other song, little things like gift wrapping can often become the last thing people want to do.  These clever techniques, however, will help make those gift wrapping moments a little less tedious during the holidays. 1 ) DOUBLE-SIDED Tape  Double-sided tape will be your best friend while wrapping presents.  Make's an amateur look like a pro with less tape covering.  2.) Fabric  Take an old moth eaten clothe and turn it into an artsy Instagram photo.  3.) Wrap an Old Scarf   Nothing like putting your favorite accessories to other use. 4.)Use old shirts Clean out your…
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