Archive for July, 2012

Take Notes in One Central, Reusable Location

Monday, July 30th, 2012

Making notes on tasks for an upcoming project or a To-Do list for the week is often common practice in the workplace and at home. In order to avoid missing a deadline, creating lists is a way to manage tasks in order to ensure that they are completed.

Instead of having multiple notes scattered around your desktop, C-Line has a product that can be reused and customized. The Self-Stick Dry Erase Sheets can attach to any flat surface, such as walls, doors and chalkboards. Simply, peel off the white backing and apply page to the desired surface.

The sheets have the ability to be customized on a black and white laser printer or copier in order to create calendars, charts, To-Do lists, etc. Once printed on, the individual can continue using the sheet over and over, while still having the customized template to work with.

Have your use Dry Erase Sheets in the workplace? Let us know if you’ve ever used them below!

The Self-Stick Dry Erase Sheets allow you to turn any flat surface into a dry erase board in minutes.

Avoid Carrying Unused Keys by Storing them on a Key Strip

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Storing numerous keys on one single key chain can be beneficial if an individual uses various keys throughout the work day. However, if this is not the case, there are alternatives ways to store keys that are not often used.

Buddy Products Key Strip provides a secure storage option for up to 20 keys. By placing the keys on a key tag, it will allow them to be stored directly on the strip, ensuring that they will be held in place. The tag simply slides into one of the inserts on the strip.

The key storage unit, which is a narrow horizontal strip, has the ability to be mounted to the wall. Screws are included to make mounting easier.

How would this help in your place of work? Let us know below!

The Key Strip is secured by two screws on either end and can be mounted to make keys more accessible.

Additional Features in Calendar Beneficial to Individuals

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Using a calendar in day-to-day life is often supposed to be a place to manage schedules and appointment. House of Doolittle, however, takes the traditional use of calendars an extra step to become even more beneficial.

The Express Track Daily/ Monthly Planner has note space that allows individuals to make notes relating to specific appointments or manage a To-Do list. In addition, the calendar also provides unique life management tips on how to prioritize tasks, which can be helpful to everyone in one way or another.

The calendar itself is broken up into monthly and daily formats. The daily layout has quarterly appointments between the hours of 8 am and 5:45 pm listed. The monthly calendar is accessible by using the tabs located on the right sides of the page.

The additional features to this calendar make it ideal for the ultra-organized person.

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Track your goals for the week in addition to your appointments with House of Doolittle's Express Track Calendar.

Elastic Bands Secure Trash Liners to Wastebaskets

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Have you ever dealt with the frustrations of unsecured garbage bags? Sometimes throwing items into the wastebasket can cause the garbage bag to slide inwards and become unattached to the bin.

Alliance Rubber has a product that eliminates this problem. Ideal for industrial settings, the Can Bandz™ have the ability to fit any shape or size containers, ensuring that the can liners are now secure on the wastebasket.

The elastic bands, which are 7” in diameter, come in a resealable poly bag that can be used to store the remaining bands when not in use. Typically, Alliance recommends that black bands to be used for containers ranging from 13 quarts to 32 gallons in size.

Have you used Alliance’s Can Bandz™ in the past? Let us know below!

Keep your trash liner secure on wastebaskets with Alliance Rubber.

Index Tabs Give More Access to Information

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Keeping documents in binders can be a great way of storing valuable, high-use information. In addition, it also makes it easy to sort and organize pages instead of storing one large document in an over-sized file.

C-Line Products Biodegradable 5-Tab Binder Divider with Pockets takes that effort of being organized to another level. Instead of just placing documents in a binder, the Tab Dividers allow the information to be split up into sections, making them much easier to identify.

The 5-tab set is made from acid-free, archival quality polypropylene, which contains an additional additive. The additional additive allows it to biodegrade when tested according to the ASTM D5511. ASTM testing indicates this product will biodegrade in two to five years when buried in an anaerobic landfill. Because of the wide variation in landfill systems, actual timing may vary.

The assortment’s color selection also makes it easy to identify sections within a binder, easily demonstrating how information is sorted. The self-adhesive tabs allow individuals to customize the sections as necessary.

What would you use the Biodegradable 5-Tab Binder Set for? Let us know below!

The index dividers' additional pocket allows for extra storage of letter size documents

Expanding Desktop Organizers Makes Additional Storage an Option

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Tarifold Desktop Organizer Starter Sets are very useful for any individual who is looking for an all-in-one desktop sorting system. Typically, the set comes complete with the base, mounting bracket and between 10 and 60 display pockets, depending on the user’s preference.

At first this may be enough storage, however, Tarifold has the option to expand the amount of storage space provided in case more information needs to be displayed. By using the Pocket Expansion Set, the organizer will now have more space in a matter of minutes.

The Wire Reinforced Display Pockets are available in the same colors as the desktop set. The assortment of color options allows users to decide between keeping the colors the same or changing them in order to create some type of color-coded organizing system.

Have you expanded your Tarifold Desktop Organizer? Let us know below!

The Tarifold Desktop Starter Sets have the ability to expand to fit more wire-rack display pockets!

Keep Family Schedules Organized with GoWrite!

Monday, July 9th, 2012

The bigger the family, the harder it is to keep everyone’s schedules straight. Whether people travel for work or there are weekly soccer games to attend, knowing where to go and who will be home on what nights may be difficult.

GoWrite! not only makes it easy to organize everyone’s schedules on one calendar, but it allows users to post the calendar on any flat surface. The calendar can now be placed in a convenient, highly visible location such as the refrigerator, wall or closet door.

The Self Stick Dry Erase Calendar Sheets are labeled Monday through Sunday, and can be reused month after month. Use different color dry erase markers in order to identify between multiple people’s schedules. The self-stick adhesive works on any flat surface and can be used multiple times.

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Place the Self Stick Calendar Sheets on any highly visible, flat surface to make everyone aware of the week's schedule.

Wooden Table Duals as Literature Rack

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Are you looking to add more storage space to your home or office? Buddy Products has a unique table that has the ability to serve as a storage unit for magazines, literature and other documents.

The Table with Literature Rack is a 3-in-1 furniture piece that offers storage and organizes literature, while displaying information to individuals. The unit is available in two different sold wood finishes, medium oak and mahogany, in order to make sure the table compliments your existing décor.

There are exterior pockets on all four sides of the table. Additionally, once the table top is lifted up, it reveals additional storage space that can be concealed if needed.

Buddy’s furniture piece can work for a variety of locations. Whether it is being used in a doctor’s office or even a trade show booth, it can visually display information while being a convenient storage piece.

Have you used any of Buddy’s literature racks? Tell us what you used them for below!

The Table with Literature Rack allows users to make literature visible, while creating storage inside the table.

Store Frequently Used Info in Reinforced Pages

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

While storing documents in a standard 3-ring binder makes it easy to shuffle through large amounts of information, it can be difficult to keep documents protected, especially if they are used often. While sheet protectors would be a possible solution, if the individual wants to be able to make frequent notes on a page, it may be easier to use a stronger type of paper.

Kleer-fax Tare-Shield Reinforced Paper is letter size, heavy duty sheets that are prepunched to fit any standard 3-ring binder. What makes these sheets so durable is the Mylar® reinforced binding edge that enables the page to last up to ten times long then non-reinforced sheets.

Additionally, the ledger stock is heavy duty, which also works to length the lifespan of the page. Ideal for high use information, the reinforced paper is unruled, allowing users to customize as necessary.

What would you use the Tare-Shield Reinforced Paper for? Let us know!

Heavy-duty, reinforced pages are prepunched to ensure that they fit into a standard 3-ring binder.