Make the most of limited space

Make the most of limited space

Downsizing regarding living space is a trend that has long been associated with empty nesters and senior citizens. As children move out and start families of their own, many homeowners decide to downsize to less expensive, more manageable properties. But downsizing is not just for seniors anymore. According to a 2017 survey from the popular […]

Make the year ahead clutter-free

Make the year ahead clutter-free

TEMECULA – Many people feel the dawn of a new year provides an opportunity to clean the slate and begin anew. That notion can be applied in various ways, including around the house. Cleaning the slate at home may involve reducing clutter around the house. Clutter can gradually overtake a home’s interior, turning a once […]

Feel good about clearing clutter

Feel good about clearing clutter

Family Features Special to Valley News Whether spring or summer, extended breaks from the day-to-day routines are great for making new family memories. They are also great for taking some time to recall previous ones often found in items around the house. From those old baby clothes and toys to books and dusty tech you […]

Formal dining is out as residents reclaim the space

Formal dining is out as residents reclaim the space

Formal dining rooms are going the way of the Dodo bird. The once standard 8-person dining room table set, complete with hutch and china storage cabinets are making room for alternative purposes according to local designers. Many families are no longer embracing formal entertaining. The kitchen is the heart of the home, where guests tend […]