How to Organize Shoes and Keep Them Looking New

The Home and Garden Show is one of our favorite times of the year and this past weekend’s event was a success as usual.

People looking to remodel, build and those just searching for new ideas stopped by and talked with us. As the weekend progressed I noticed there was one question I kept getting:

“What do I do with all of my shoes?”

Organizing Shoes- Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets

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5 Steps to an Organized Pantry

Everyone in the family uses the pantry and it can be frustrating trying to find exactly what you want or need. You may put everything away neatly, but the kids may not. So this spring, make it easier on yourself and the kids! Here are 5 steps to an organized pantry, so it will (hopefully) stay that way.

  1. Take Everything Out & Create a Plan:5 Steps to An Organized Pantry

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3 DIY Storage Hacks for your Home

3 DIY Storage Hacks for your Home - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters and Closets

If there’s one thing that many homeowners have in common, it’s the need for more storage. We all long for bigger closets or just extra room in general. Unless you’re able to move to a space with more storage, you may have to take matters into your own hands.

But, some space saving ideas can turn into huge eyesores and others can be too expensive and simply out of reach.

This post will show you some of our favorite storage ideas to incorporate into your home. These ideas are pleasing to the eye and serve as functional ways to add extra storage to your home without breaking the bank.

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The 2 Best Ways to Get your Garage Organized

The 2 Best Ways to Get your Garage Organized - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters and Closets

Garages are wonderful things however, if they’re not properly organized, they end up becoming a huge headache for homeowners. So in this blog, we’ll cover two of the best garage organization options out there.

You may be an avid biker or the ultimate DIY guy. But, whatever your hobby, there are organization systems that can help you take control of your garage space.

At Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets, we carry ClosetMaid’s garage products and Rubbermaid’s FastTrack systems. And with us, you have access to professionals who can help determine the best fit your needs. We promise to have a solution for you!

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The 2 Types of Shelving to Add to your Home this Year

The 2 Types of Shelving to Add to your Home this Year - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets

So you’ve finally decided that enough is enough and you need extra shelving in your home in the New Year. Adding a little extra shelving can help save time and headaches in the long run and is a budget-friendly option for homeowners.

Whether it’s adding extra shelving to your closet or in your kitchen or living area, shelving is a great way to get and stay organized.

This blog will cover two types of shelving and their best uses to give you ideas and inspiration for your home!

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3 Paint Color Trends you Need to Know for 2016

3 Paint Color Trends you Need to Know for 2016 - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets

 

Paint colors are one of the most important decisions you make as a homeowner. We all know too well that there have been many fights over finding the perfect color that matches many personalities and styles.

With the New Year just beginning, many people may have renovating their homes and sprucing up those existing paint colors on their to-do list.

If that’s the case, we’d love to help out! At Dannenmueller, we’ve found those paint color trends for 2016 and want to share these new trends. 2015 was the year of royal blue hues and dark palettes, so let’s find out what 2016 has in store!

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Is 2016 the Year for you to Remodel?

Is 2016 the Year for you to Remodel? - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, and Closets

As the housing market continues to stabilize, predictions are coming in for 2016. A 2015 study from the Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) of Harvard University, predicted that remodeling spending will grow from 2.4 percent to 6.8 percent in the second quarter of 2016.

According to Chris Herbert, Managing Director of the Joint Center, “Strengthening housing market conditions are encouraging owners to invest in more discretionary home improvements, such as kitchen and bath remodeling and room additions, in addition to the necessary replacements of worn components, such as roofing and siding.”

So, if you are considering a remodel in 2016, read this blog for some inspiration.

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5 DIY Ways to Organize Your Christmas Wrapping Supplies

5 Easy Ways to Organize Your Christmas Wrapping Supplies - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets

 

Are you drowning in Christmas wrapping paper this holiday season? All of that wrapping paper and supplies can cause unnecessary clutter  in your home and while wrapping presents may fill you with holiday cheer, it’s time to get organized and say goodbye to the clutter!

Your friends at Dannemueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets are experts when it comes to home organization. So, here are a few unique ways to organize your holiday supplies. We’ve searched high and low for these 5 awesome storage hacks!

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The Great Space Debate: Rolling Versus Folding

The Great Space Debate: Rolling versus Folding - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets

One of the most highly debated clothing storage topics is rolling versus folding. Many people may not know the rolling technique and may think that folding is the only solution. Others, who have discovered rolling, believe it’s the only solution.

For everyone, packing is a big hassle and with the holidays approaching, you need as little hassle as possible. While both options have their positives and negatives, we decided to try both techniques! Here is what happened.

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5 Inexpensive Ways to Insulate your Windows this Winter

5 Inexpensive Ways to Insulate your Windows this Winter - Dannenmueller Blinds, Shutters, Closets

As the season changes and we slip into cooler weather, it’s important to make sure your home is ready. Before you turn the heater on, check your windows to make sure no cold air is getting into your home.

If you find yourself with a drafty home, read this guide for some quick and inexpensive ways to seal and insulate your windows for winter.

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