Make Room For Life

What We Do

It's not just about having room for your stuff — It's about having room for your life.

At Room For Life, we create spaces that are functional, efficient, and beautiful, helping you reclaim time and energy for what you value most. Each project is fully customized and completed with attention to detail, design, and function.

Examples of spaces we’ve organized:

  • Kitchens
  • Pantries
  • Closets
  • Laundry Rooms
  • Craft Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Game Rooms
  • Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms
  • Command Centers
  • Mudrooms
  • Offices
  • Home Offices
  • Papers & Files
  • Garages
  • Attics
  • Storage Rooms
  • Bonus Rooms

Household Organizing

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Get more from your space. We bring simplicity and serenity to your home by helping you control clutter, find a place for everything, and set up sustainable systems based on your lifestyle. Whether you're in need of help with the whole house or just a small area, experience the ease that comes from making Room For Life.

New or Remodeled Homes

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You’ve put a lot of time and energy into the construction of your new space. Now, let Room For Life help you categorize and place your items so they work for you. When you arrange things around how you live, rather than living around how things are arranged, daily life becomes so much smoother.

Moves and Life Transitions

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Big changes, like moving, welcoming a baby, sending a child off to college, or merging households, can be both exciting and overwhelming. It’s also the perfect time to stop and evaluate. We help you make intentional choices about how you want to live in your space and get you set up for this next chapter of life.

Refresh and Maintain

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Life gets busy! When your house is in need of a tune-up, or you want help getting back on track, Room For life offers a fresh look and organizational alternatives. We restore order to home and life, and help you keep it that way.

How It Works

Imagine finding just what you need when you need it.

We help you assess what you have, remove what isn’t serving you, and using proven organizational strategies, put everything you need right where you need it.

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First, we’ll evaluate what you have, what you have room for, and most importantly, what you’d like to make room for.

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Next, comes the sorting and decision-making. We’ll categorize your items, and help simplify based on your priorities.

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After the review process, we’ll design clear and functional solutions tailored to your lifestyle.

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Everything will be given a home, and we’ll contain your things using the perfect products to compliment your space.

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Your beautifully organized surroundings will leave you feeling on top of your game, and with more time to do what you love.

Shannon Gaylord

About Shannon

As the mom of four busy kids, Shannon knows all too well how much stuff can accompany everyday life. Her non-judgmental style and careful attention to detail will put you at ease and leave you with a calm, beautiful space that suits your lifestyle.

Based in the Twin Cities, Shannon has earned multiple certifications through the National Association of Productivity and Organizing (NAPO), serves on the board of NAPO’s Minnesota chapter, and is passionate about transforming rooms into spaces where her clients feel at home.

NATO Certified for Workplace Productivity, Life Transitions and Residential Organizing
Previous Testimonial

"I was most excited about getting the kitchen cupboards and cabinets to look cute, but once we thoroughly went through it all and found better, more organized and thoughtful places for everything, I was amazed at how much easier it was to work in my kitchen."

Busy Mom of Three

"Room for Life was a tremendous support to me during a significant transition in my life. The thought of making all those decisions about what to keep and where to put it was overwhelming. Shannon’s personal touch and focus on my needs made it so much easier."

Healthcare Executive

"I was juggling a full-time job and a start-up business. I'd waste time searching for items, and my disorganized office created anxiety. Shannon's encouragement created a trust-filled environment where I felt comfortable purging and creating a filing system that works."

Small Business Owner

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Shannon Gaylord


Serving the Twin Cities and surrounding Minnesota communities.