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But then, getting organised can sometimes feel tedious and overwhelming, which explains why most homeowners opt to put it off multiple times before marshalling enough energy to do it eventually.
Organising your home doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Instead of setting aside a whole day for home organisation, it is easier and more effective to break up your bigger picture into small, doable tasks. You can complete one task in just a few minutes and by the time you are done with them all, you will be the proud owner of a spotless, gleaming home.
Looking for some home organisation ideas to get you started? Here are eight brilliant ideas that you can easily master.
If your closet is so jam-packed, whip it back into shape with these four cupboard reorganisation tips:
• Throw away all the hangers you don’t use anymore.
• Keep your shoes in stackable linen drop-front shoe boxes. It is very easy to retrieve them from such boxes.
• If you need some extra space for your socks or underwear, place a kitchen basket in the closet. You can even hang it from the ceiling.
• If something is worn out, throw it out. If you haven’t worn it all year but it’s still in good shape, donate it.
• Use hooks to hang bags, accessories, and jackets on the cupboard wall.
This means having everything you are going to need in the morning ready before going to bed. Teach everyone in the household to be doing that, the kids included. Here are four tips to get you started:
You don’t need a junk drawer if everything you have in the home is a necessity. Throw out the junk you keep in your junk drawer and replace it with useful items such as sewing threads, paper clips, tape, scissors. You now have a necessity drawer for items you need to access frequently, but that can easily get lost in the house.
When you wake up in the morning or immediately after you get home in the evening, spare five minutes to organise a few items. You can, for example:
Maybe your house is disorganised because its space is too limited. Maybe if you had a second bathroom, your mornings could be much lesser hectic. Maybe if you had a deck or a patio for outdoor entertaining, you wouldn’t have to spend your weekend reorganising indoor furniture. Well home remodelling might be the way out of your disorganisation quagmire.
You can knock down a few walls to increase the dining space, add a few more kitchen cabinets for better organisation in the kitchen, or remodel the bathroom to allow better organisation of cleaning supplies. More functional and efficient homes are always more organised.
Here are a few kitchen organisation ideas:
This helps you keep the cleaning supplies organised and easily accessible. If you don’t have to go searching for the supplies every time you want to do some light cleaning, if all the supplies are right where you need them, you will never have an excuse for keeping your house untidy.
Small items fit very well in small spaces, but they can clutter your house nonetheless. Make use of the vertical space by hanging these items. Here are a few ideas:
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