Category: Eco-Friendly

CNE 2014

Posted 8 Sep 2014 3:41 pm . Filed under : Did You Know?, Eco-Friendly, Home, Organization, Shelving, Simplify, Storage By : admin

Did you know that 1.3-1.4 million people visit the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) each year? Solutions has once again decided to be a part of this Canadian tradition and open a booth depicting the ideal/ dream closet. With countless ideas and products, Solutions brings a fresh and new approach to uncluttering your life with eco-friendly products. This year we are engaging the public to join us in planting a million trees worldwide. A simple sign-up gets you one tree planted. …

Custom closet

Posted 25 Jun 2014 10:06 am . Filed under : Bath, Closet, Decor, Eco-Friendly, Home, Office, Organization, Storage By : admin

In my first post, I briefly mentioned the fact that we do custom closet design! I have small closets at home and I understand how hard it can be to organize a closet of any size. But trust me on this, whether you order a custom closet or come in to one of our stores to pick up separate pieces from around the store, you will be amazed at how much less stress you feel when your closets are organized! …

All About Solutions Your Organized Living Store

Welcome to our brand new blog! My name is Randi, and I am going to be writing to you about Solutions, our products, tips on organizing, and anything else that pops into my head! I think the best reason for me to write this blog is that like many of you, I have my messy moments. Wait a minute, a messy person working for an organizational supplies company – isn’t that an oxymoron? It’s a common joke that when I …

Happy Easter Weekend!

Posted 17 Apr 2014 12:49 pm . Filed under : Easter, Eco-Friendly, Home, Spring, Storage, Uncategorized By : admin

With Easter Weekend right around the corner a lot of stores are going to be closed, including ours. Make sure you check out our web store for amazing products that are perfect for all of your holiday needs Whether they be kitchen, cleaning or recycling, we have you covered. Make sure you do not miss out on our Free Online Shipping when you spend $100 or more!

Easy way For Spring Cleaning

Junk the junk drawer! Almost everyone has a junk drawer. You know, that drawer that catches everything from keys to pens to spare change and the odd nail?   Imagine the sense of accomplishment when you finally tackle that annoying little drawer.Whether you use plastic containers, an ice cube tray or zip tie baggies to organize items, just do it!  Stackable Wine Holder sku 46453 Have your home professionally deep cleaned! Of course, we think the best way to welcome spring …

Keeping Your Notes Organized

Posted 6 Aug 2013 5:58 pm . Filed under : Cleaning, Eco-Friendly, Home, Kids, Office, Organization, Sale, School By : admin

Is your dorm room, office or home desk filled with post-it notes, reminders and important dates? Keep your notes organized in a fun, trendy fashion using memo, cork and magnetic boards. The Combo Board Combine your weekly calendar with your notes and reminders using a combo board. The dry erase feature allows you to easily update your days, appointments and other plans while erasing everything you have already done. Spice up the look of the board by adding fun pictures …

Get Back to School Ready in No Time!

Posted 5 Aug 2013 9:55 am . Filed under : Eco-Friendly, Kids, Organization, School, Simplify, Storage By : admin

Get ready for the school bells and early morning alarm clocks! A new school year is on its way and it’s important to be prepared, organized and ready. Prep the home _ family for the busy days ahead with these simple steps. 1. Re-introduce a Sleep _ Morning Routine Avoid a drastic change from sleeping in until the late afternoons to waking up extra early to catch the bus by easing kids into a steady sleep schedule and morning routine. …

Maximize Your Closet Space

Posted 29 Jul 2013 11:57 am . Filed under : Cleaning, Closet, Eco-Friendly, Home, Organization, Sale, School, Simplify, Storage By : admin

Shoes, summer dresses, winter sweaters and everyday jeans are only a few of the items that fill up your closet space. Although many of us would love to have a closet as large as our bedroom, smaller living spaces and built-in closets make this idea very difficult. We’ve found a few simple solutions that will maximize any closet space in your home! The Double Hanger Hanging your shirts, sweaters, pants, dresses and jackets is important for eliminating wrinkles and providing …

Delicious Lunch Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Posted 19 Jul 2013 12:45 pm . Filed under : Eco-Friendly, Home, Kids, Lunch, School, Shopping, Storage, Travel By : admin

The start of a new school year is approaching quickly, and so are all of the parent tasks that come with it, including making your child’s everyday lunch. Complaints will slowly start rolling in when your child is sick of having the same peanut butter and jelly sandwich for lunch every Monday to Friday. Try out these three easy-to-make (and delicious) healthy lunch meals that your kids will be sure to love!   Mixed Fruit Burrito Ingredients: 1 tbsp granulated …

5 Reasons to Use Reusable Shopping Bags

Posted 18 Jul 2013 3:33 pm . Filed under : Did You Know?, Eco-Friendly, Home, Kitchen, Sale, Shopping, Simplify By : admin

Save the environment one bag at a time! The average person goes through 350 to 500 plastic bags per year. Although many stores are now taking measures to stop people from using plastic bags, such as charging a fee per bag or offering alternative reusable bags, it is important that we too take initiatives to help the environment. Here are five reasons why you should make the switch to reusable shopping bags (if you haven’t already done so): 1. It …