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Home Organization Tips and Tricks

  • 10/14/2016
  • By Kayleigh
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Home Organization Tips and Tricks

Park of making small rooms appear larger is keeping everything clean and organized. But… not everyone is fond of doing that.

Here are some fun organization hacks to make and keep things tidy around your house!

Sofa Organizer

You can keep your remote, a book, and the TV Guide all handy and hang it right from the arm of your sofa. You’ll never search for the remote again! You can purchase one online or make it yourself.

Stacking Storage Bins

These can be used just about anywhere inside of a cabinet to keep things out of the way and organized. In a bathroom, they create additional places to store your brushes, extra toilet paper, and more without adding additional pieces of furniture for storage.

Mirrored Jewelry Cabinet

Investing in a standing two-in-one mirror and jewelry cabinet might be the most efficient way to get ready in the morning. Without taking up too much room, this mirror gives you a lot of space to safely store all your jewelry while hiding them from plain sight, too.

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Using a hanging wine rack in the bathroom is a great way to store clean towels without adding in a towel cabinet. You can even use a standing wine rack to store bottles of hair products neatly on the sink.

Bed Risers

Under-the-bed storage is a great way to make use of a space that you really can’t do much else with. But if you find yourself wanting more space there, you can invest in some bed risers. Some even come with outlets!

Magazine Holder as Kitchen Organizer

Using a vertical magazine holder can store some kitchen supplies, such as aluminum foil and sandwich bags, to save some space.

DIY PVC Pipe Shoe Rack

This is a great way to hide away your shoes while keeping them organized and contained. You can create your own shoe rack with PVC pipes by cutting and screwing them together. You can even paint them if they are going to be out in the open!

Add a Shelf to the Laundry Room

If your laundry baskets are taking up too much room, you can add a shelf above the washing and drying machines. This keeps things neat, organized, and out of the way.

pexels-photo-113721Above the Door Storage

Adding a shelf above the door in any room is a great way to add some shelf space without taking up walking room.

Shoe Organizer 

These aren’t just for shoes. Hanging these on the inside of a door makes for a great place to store cleaning supplies, spices in the pantry, nail polish, stuffed animals, and more. These keep things out of the way and nearly invisible… as long as the door is closed.

Hang Pots and Pans

Hanging these from the ceiling, as seen in this post’s first photo, is a fun way to free up some cabinet space in your kitchen. This can be done DIY-style with a ladder or you can purchase a hanging pot rack.

Stair Storage

Add as many or as few as you want! You can transform your stairs into a nifty place to store just about anything by adding drawers to the risers.

Want more? We’ve got tips for making a small room look bigger with just some planning and organization.

Now, what will you do with all this new space you’ve gained?


Featured image courtesy Cooks & Kitchens.

By Kayleigh, 10/14/2016 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.

Kayleigh

Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.

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