Storage & Organization
44 Handy Hints That Will Help You Become a Master Organizer
Tired of your house always being a mess? It’s time to conquer the clutter with these seriously smart ideas for organizing all of your stuff.
Easy-to-Make Wine Rack
Remember Your Keys!
You’ll always know where your keys are with this handy hint! To make Lego keychains, start by drilling a hole into the base of a Lego that is slightly smaller than the screw potion of an eyelet screw. Next, wind the eyelet screw into the lego. Thread a split ring through the hole and use it to attach keys. Mount the lego board to a surface using your preferred method. You’ll be so excited to put the Lego on the Lego board that you won’t lose your keys (hopefully) ever again!
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Write Notes on the Washer
Better safe than sorry! Learn which items should not be dried in the dryer. This way, whoever switches the load from the washer to the dryer won’t ruin any clothes!
Super Simple Lazy-Susan Fridge Organization
Digging to the back of your fridge to find a certain ingredient is a pain. Instead, use a Lazy Susan to bring that food to you! Simply place a lazy Susan on a shelf in your fridge and stock it with condiments and other small containers. Nothing could be easier than spinning your ingredients around to find just what you need.
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Paper Towel Holder Tape Storage
A Garage Pallet Organization Hack
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Easy DIY Drawer Organizer
My kitchen drawers used to be an absolute wreck; pans and dishes crammed in however they’d fit. And nearly every time I needed something, it was always at the bottom of the drawer. My solution was to cut a piece of 1/8-in. pegboard to the size of the drawer bottom and attach dowels using screws from underneath. Now my pans are organized and easy to access. The 10 minutes it took to build was easily made up for with how much frustration it has saved me. –Tom Smith
Hair Tie Carabiner
I always have trouble keeping my hair ties together. Somehow they are always missing when I want them but are all over the place when I don’t. The solution to this mess was to attach them to a carabiner. It keeps them all in one place, provided I remember to use it! — Rachel Douglas
Store and Label Fasteners
File Folders Kitchen Organization Hack
This kitchen organization hack is so easy and satisfying!
Catalog Paint Colors
Paper Towel Roll Bag Storage
Move Clothes Masterfully
Whether you’re toting heavy furniture, packing up fragile items or prepping for the big day, these 18 tips will help to make moving stress-free!
Concrete Form Wrapping Paper Storage
Bread Tabs for Labeling Cords
Rubber Band and Paperclip Binder
Check out this Simple Idea for Extension Cord Storage.
Easy-Find Dado Blades
Paper Towel Cord Storage
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Electrical Wire to Wrangle Cords
Store Holiday Lights on Hanger
Food Containers for Ornament Storage
Tension Rod Storage Hack
To keep your cleaning supplies upright, hang them from a short tension rod inside your cabinet. Another clever idea is to slide a paper towel roll through the tension rod for easy access. This tension rod organization hack is also a great place to hang dish-drying towels and rubber cleaning gloves.
Organize Small Cords with Toilet Paper Rolls
Note Breaker Number On Outlet Cover
Wine Box Shoe Storage
Scrap Wood Computer Shelf
Magnets in the Medicine Cabinet
Bathroom Drawer Insert from the Kitchen
In a small bathroom, every square inch counts. Use these clever tips to wring extra bathroom storage from unexpected places.
Simple Hair Tool Storage
Cardboard Box Bag Dispenser
PVC Razor Organizer
Sheet Metal Magnet Board
Store Bits Where They Belong
Gum Containers are Great for the Workshop
How to Make Tool Organizers with Gutters
How to Hang Bananas Under Cabinets
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The Benefits of Adding a Key-Holed Ruler to Your Workbench
Use a Pool Noodle Inside a Drawer
Color-Code Padlocks and Keys
Shoe Holder for Spray Product Storage
Store Spray Paint in a Wine Box
Organize Your Fridge with a Six-Pack
DIY Coffee Pod Organizer
Secure Your Kitchen Towels
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