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9 Organizing Mistakes That’ll Totally Screw Up Your Dreams

One of the most common? Buying organizers without measuring.

Reaching for something up high in a kitchen
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Elizabeth Lilly

Elizabeth Lilly

Elizabeth Lilly is the site editor for “This Old House," where she’s written about paint colors, chicken coops, and nearly every home improvement project in between. She uses her New York City apartment as a laboratory for executing her latest DIY ideas.