After all the clutter of the holidays -- presents opened, guests and family departed -- what's a better way to start the new year than by clearing things out, getting everything back in order and making a few changes to freshen up your home. Away with 2012. It's 2013!
Our friend Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan from Apartment Therapy gave us some great ideas how to organize and de-clutter, how to use color to develop your style and a few simple cleaning tips to keep everything fresh.
These are simple steps you can take today that will make a world of difference regardless of whether you live a tiny apartment or a great big house.