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Celebrating the Grape

Oct 23, 2012 by MeCC Interiors

It’s that time of year…the Niagara Wine Festival is on. Running through September 30, the region is focusing on the wineries and vineyards, tastings and events, all with a local flair. The odds are good that you will come home with a bottle or several based on new discoveries. For those who are passionate about their wine, stowing it on a shelf somewhere is not appropriate. And kitchen trends over the past couple years have seen a sharp decline in wine fridges. So where should your new vintages be stored prior to consumption? The wine cellar, naturally.



Wall-Mounted Closet Valets

Sep 20, 2012 by MeCC Interiors

Often times, a “valet” for a closet is a bar that either slides out or extends downwards; not quite the same thing as a real valet system. So if you want more than just a bar, but do not want to take up valuable floor space, what are your options?


Storage Cabinet Buying Guide

Apr 16, 2008 by Spacify

This article about storage cabinets is aimed at educating you on practical aspects of buying storing media and entertainment units. Let’s face it, no matter how simple it may seem, choosing a CD/DVD/Plasma TV stand is a tricky affair. Narrowing down the options within budget and your requirements needs some thoughtful action. Capacity & Space Since media units are constantly expanding, it is important to choose the largest unit you can buy in the space you have …



Kohler’s Contemporary Valet

May 03, 2012 by MeCC Interiors

Though it would seem that Kohler’s Margaux collection is not new, the first time I was introduced to the fabulous valet was at this year’s K|BIS show. I thought that it was perhaps new to Canada, but it seems that valets simply aren’t popular enough to warrant being pointed out.


ORG Expands its Garage Line and Offers New Ideas for Reclaiming Real Estate in Your Garage

Sep 23, 2011 by The Stow Company

Think you’ve tapped into the full potential of your home? Think again. Homeowners everywhere are discovering a new bonus space they’ve overlooked until now: the garage. No longer just a place to park or hurry through, the garage is a great source of functional square footage. With the right planning it can be transformed into a full-fledged man cave, a hobby station, an entertainment zone, or overflow storage – while still accommodating the family cars. As a leading provider of home storage solutions, ORG continues to respond to this trend with a new line of products designed specifically for the garage.


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Bathroom Storage Cabinets Will Expand Your Living Space

Feb 13, 2008 by DIY Home Repairs

If your bathroom space is limited, use imaginative designing with bathroom storage cabinets to create more living space. Start by asking yourself some pointed questions about your lifestyle and needs so that you can properly identify what is really important to you and anyone with whom you share your home so that your storage space is well utilized. You don’t have to be an architect or a construction engineer to improve the quality and comfort of your bathroom – you just …



Making Room for Shoes

Aug 03, 2011 by MeCC Interiors

There are some who have an entire closet devoted to their shoe collection. But most of us are not so fortunate. In fact, most have very little space at all. That said, there is never an excuse for a heaping pile. There are different options (and price points) available depending on your needs and space that are worth exploring.


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The Stow Company Introduces New Versatility with its Forterra™ Panels

Mar 17, 2011 by

Forterra is The Stow Company’s new engineered structured panel that unlocks a new spectrum of design versatility. Featuring sustainability, durability and an extraordinary strength-to-weight ratio compared to traditional composite panel offerings, Forterra creates fashionable and supremely functional organization, storage and furniture solutions.


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Innovative ORG Desk Bed Transforms Study Space into Sleeping Quarters

Mar 10, 2011 by

As our homes become increasingly multipurpose, consumers are looking for new ways to do more within the same space. What sets this multi-functional desk bed apart is the ability to convert small spaces in a matter of minutes without adding or moving furniture. Its unique balancing mechanism provides a smooth, uninterrupted transition, allowing bedding and items stored and on display to remain stationary when changing from a desk to a bed.


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Spring Cleaning 101

Apr 15, 2010 by Bellacor

‘Tis the season for SPRING CLEANING. Here are a few helpful hints for making your de-cluttering projects a breeze-and a few tips on how to keep your house organized after you’re finished:


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7 Little Things You Can Do to Organize the Kids' Rooms

Mar 19, 2010 by Canadian Parents

Sink to their level. Get on your knees in their room to view things from a kid’s level. Convenience is an important factor in getting anyone to organize or put things away.


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Welcome to the Clutter Control Club

Mar 19, 2010 by Canadian Parents

What is the CPO Clutter Control Club? A foolproof system for organizing your home and creating a functional family space that lasts the test of time.


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Organizing from the Inside Out

Mar 19, 2010 by Canadian Parents

A New Way of Looking at Organizing … If I asked you to describe an organized space, what would you say? From most people, I hear things like “neat and tidy,” “spare,” "minimalistic, and “boring.” But an organized space has nothing to do with these traits.


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Top 7 Tips for the Aspiring Homeowner

Mar 19, 2010 by Canadian Parents

With the aim of helping aspiring homeowners avoid some common errors, I want to pass on seven tips.