It is not uncommon to hear the following comments when I first meet with a client: “I installed my dream closet system but my room is still a mess.” “I thought once I set up this file system, my desk would be clear of papers and it is not.” “I bought these cute wall pockets […]
In this video, Living Peace Professional Organizer, Gabriela Burgman, suggests some helpful tips on how you can clear more space on your desk by using your wall space. Gabriela offers some helpful tips like using bookshelves, wall shelving and file folders that you can attach to the wall.
I’ve always had mixed feelings about the binder as an organizational tool. My binders tended to have torn front pockets due to the pressure of all the papers waiting to be hole-punched and the rings would stop snapping shut due to the bulk of paper I was trying to store. Inevitably, I would end up […]
Gabriela Burgman, Living Peace Professional Organizer, offers some helpful ideas on how best to organize your jewelry. In this video Gabriela will show you three different options of jewelry storage. http://www.containerstore.com/shop/dorm/bath/jewelryStorage?productId=10034617&N=78172 http://www.containerstore.com/shop/dorm/bath/jewelryStorage?productId=10028194&N=78172
Many of my clients have a box of business cards (or sticky notes with contact information written on them) they plan to input into their contacts file just as soon as they have enough time, money, or correct scanner to process them efficiently. While my clients are waiting for that perfect day, I’ve come up […]
Gabriela Burgman, Living Peace Professional Organizer, brings you the first in a two part series devoted to finding the right desk for your office. In this video Gabriela gives a few tips on what to look for in your search for a new office desk.
Working from home has many advantages, one of which is designing your ideal workspace and having fewer interruptions. But throw in a few kids and pets and suddenly your office turns from being a calm productive work zone into a stomach clenching distraction. In order to make your space safe, you have to think about bundling, enclosing and […]
Gabriela Burgmans, Living Peace Professional Organizer, brings you the fourth and final video in a series devoted to long-term preservation of your treasures. In this video Gabriela focuses on proper storage of photographs.
Every now and then I run into something new at a client’s home where I wonder to myself, how do I organize this? Then I quickly remember that our SWABS process helps to organize EVERYTHING. I recently helped a client organize her wig collection. My experience with wigs before this point was minimal; I had […]
Gabriela Burgmans, Living Peace Professional Organizer, brings you the third in a series devoted to long-term preservation of your treasures. In this video, Gabriela discusses ideal conditions for keeping paper documents for long periods of time. Resources Gabriela referred to: Gaylord – http://www.gaylord.com/ University Products – http://www.universityproducts.com/ Archival Methods – http://www.archivalmethods.com/ Hollinger Metal Edge […]