Closet and storage specialist Carey is a marvel of organization. At the sight of clutter, she switches on her left brain and begins dividing, categorizing, and filing away clothing, boxes, and other items in a logical order.
During closet-cleaning services, she removes everything from the closet and lays it out in front of clients. Closet owners then thumbs-down any inessential things they want to discard. Carey takes what’s left and files it away, pointing out how much extra space they’ve created. She finishes by bagging discarded items and donating them, mailing clients a donor receipt for tax deductions or for hanging on the wall as a warning to other unwanted stuff.
Founded by experienced stylist and The Fashion Institute of Los Angeles graduate Kelly K. Wilcox, My Style Advisory helps solve the perennial question of "what should I wear?" Rather than bulldozing over their clients' current tastes, she and her fellow stylists aim to make small changes with big impact. They'll work with clients to purge their closets of unflattering pieces, organize clothes, and find styles that fit and flatter their body shapes. They can even head out on shopping trips to fill in wardrobe gaps with essentials such as stylishly casual pieces or sombreros.
Since 1979, Nova Storage has kept prized possessions safely stowed away from prying crowbars. Nova's knowledgeable staff will help find the safest place for homeless chattels, setting up your stuff with two months of storage in a unit as large as 100 square feet. The empty space can be stuffed with whatever your basement doesn't want—souvenirs from golden years, seasonal clothes, or hope chests filled with rejected Garbage Pail Kids concepts. The facility's storage fortresses are well lit, gate-secured, monitored by a computer, and designed for drive-around access, allowing Nova-provided dollies and carts to take the stress and strain out of the short trip from the truck.
With more than 25 years of experience, Box Brothers offers a panoply of packing supplies and accouterments along with brand-name and custom shipping services. Box Brothers stocks more than 100 different sizes of boxes, including standard 1.5-cubic-foot book- or record-carton boxes ($1.49 each, $1.29 each in a bundle of 25) and sweater-sheltering wardrobe boxes ($12.99, $11.99 each in a bundle of five). Box Brothers’ cardboard cowboys will help find the right receptacle for hand-woven wares, and they can also make or cut custom-size boxes for oddly shaped items such as spare harpoons and handcrafted kitchen sinks.