Planning to Organize Your Home
We are excited that you have a home organizing project in mind. Proper planning before you being will help ensure that your project makes it to the completed stage. This is the exciting part where you are thrilled to show off your hard work and reap the rewards of living in more organized ways.
Want some great do it yourself organizing ideas and resources?
There is no doubt that you will find value in these great resources we are excited to share here with you. Check back often as we will keep adding to this resource list as we find new people, companies and products to recommend to you.
FREE DIY Resources
Calgary Home Watch & Concierge
CIR Realty - Benny Wildley
Interiors by Jessica
Mike Holmes Inspections
Mortgageline Mortgage Architects - Sue Sanders
Peter Hughes Landscape
Real Estate Professionals - Robin Spiers
Remax First - Trevor Stuart
Unshelf Design - Interior Decorating, Staging
World Financial Group - David McCallum
Compassion Senior Care
City of Calgary Older Adult Resources
Driving Miss Daisy
Dying the Dream - End of Life Planning, Care & Support
Film and Life
Glass House Xperience - Memorial Keepsakes
Jen's Creations - Memory Bears, Bereavement Bears
Kirby Centre Calgary
No Story Lost
VanderLeek Law - Wills, Estates
Silvera for Seniors
Waste & Recycling Services
Alberta Recycling Hotline
Electronic Recycling Association
Household Hazardous Waste - City of Calgary
IKEA - Healthy & Sustainable Living Program
Prescription Drugs & Medications
Re-Matt (mattresses & car seats)
Reaper Waste & Recycling
Stericycle (Sharps Disposal)
The City of Calgary A-Z Residential Recycling & Disposal Search Tool
The City of Calgary Landfill Information
TIP: Only donate what doesn't belong in the recycling or garbage bin. Items that are missing pieces, stained, damaged or broken should not be donated. Charities don't have the extra resources needed to deal with your trash so please keep this in mind when donating!
Books Between Friends
Calgary Dream Centre
Calgary Drop In Donation Centre
Calgary Inter-Faith Furniture Society
Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank
Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter
Canadian Lions Eyeglass Recycling
Clothing for a Cause
Comrie's Sports Equipment Bank
Donate a Car
Dress for Success
Fair's Fair Books
Goodwill Industries of Alberta
Goodwill Donation Guide
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Making Changes Association
Meow Charity Thrift Shop
Mission Thrift Store Calgary
Reset Society of Calgary
Salvation Army Thrift Stores
Serafini Books (free book donation pick up)
The Calgary Humane Society
The Mustard Seed
The Women's Centre
Women in Need Society
Get Unstuck & Back To Organizing
It's discouraging to be right in the middle of a home organizing project and find your momentum has stalled out. This can happen for several reasons. The good news is that while you may feel stuck right now, this just means it's time to take a break and regroup.
Now is the time to figure out where the project is stuck at. It may help if you start by asking these questions before you continue.
The above list of local resources might help you get back on your feet and into your project. If you cannot find something or someone on the list, please complete the Contact Form at the bottom of this page so we can help point you in the right direction.
EXPERT TIP: A gold standard in professional organizing is to deal with today first, then tomorrow and maybe yesterday.
It's Okay To Ask For Help
We find that many of our clients start out strong with a do it yourself home organizing project. You have the best intentions along with a solid plan. You invested in the best tools and resources to get the project done.
You booked off time from work and other commitments to work on completing the project. Now you find yourself stuck because you have either run out of time, or you need a few ideas about how to overcome a surprise obstacle.
Would you like two additional home organizing options that can assist you in bringing your project to completion?
Done With You
This service might just be what you need right now to finish your project. With this service, we would meet with you to discuss your goals and desires to finish the project. We would work with you to help you with:
Done For You
Most of our clients have a clear vision for their space. You know that you can live in a beautiful and well organized space that allows you to breath and smile each day.
You might be a great candidate for the done for you service if you:
- Started a project but for some reason, you cannot finish the project yourself.
- You have a clear idea about what needs to be done, but you don't have the time, energy or ability to get started and finished.
If you said yes to the above, the done for you service is the right approach to investigate next.
Your next step is to contact us to setup an initial phone consultation. We will then arrange a complimentary 30-minute, virtual in-home assessment so that we can view your space. This will give us a great chance to capture your vision and understand your project timeline, budget and goals.
After the assessment is complete, we will provide you with information on our packages or a written quotation and any other relevant details you need to choose us for your project.
Have A Question For Us?
Cannot find what you need on this page?
Please send us your question using the form below. We will reply back to you within 48 hours.