We’ve all been spending a lot more time at home these days without much to do. If you’ve had the itch to take on some home projects, don’t worry – you’re definitely not alone. With people working from home and students now out of school for the summer, many families have had all hands on deck to mark off some tasks from the home to-do list. One task that’s always on the top of many people’s to-do lists is home organizing. If you’re in the process of organizing your home, here are some simple things you can do to help add order to different areas of your home.
A quick way to bring order to your home without reducing its aesthetic is using clear canisters. These canisters are great for the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom or basically any space that needs organizing. Many people use them in the kitchen and pantry to store food items like cereal, chips, cookies and other perishable items. Other purposes for these canisters include in bathrooms for storing cotton balls or even in the garage for keeping random items neatly tucked away. Clear canisters allow you to see what’s inside of them and can even help keep food fresh longer than their original packaging. An added bonus of using them for storing items around your house is they can aid your aesthetic. If you’re going for a clean and uniformed look, storing items in your kitchen and bathroom in the same canisters can be a design improvement.
Kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, craft room and laundry room drawers can become disorganized in an instant. A quick and easy way to restore order to the drawers around your home is by investing in some drawer organizers. You’re likely familiar with having an organizer in your silverware drawer, but other types of organizers exist and can be the perfect addition for your drawers. Many people experience frustration with sock drawers, utensil drawers, craft drawers, power cord drawers and let’s not forget the dreaded receipt drawer. A cheap drawer organizer found online or at home goods stores can bring instant order to areas of your home you interact with on a daily basis.
Music streaming services have resulted in the decline of CD sales, but the use of CD racks in the home isn’t necessarily declining with it. There are numerous purposes for CD racks besides storing CDs. One of the more useful purposes is to store container lids in your kitchen. Ditch the unorganized box that’s full of lids that all look the same. A CD racks can store your lids in order by size and color, so you always know exactly where to find the one you need.
Bringing order to a home can be a daunting task. However, it looks like we will all be spending more time at home for the foreseeable future. If you’re planning to use your time to check off some tasks from your home organizing to-do list, there are many things you can use to your advantage. Clear canisters, drawer organizers, CD racks and other simple items of the like can all be used to help you add a little order to your home this year.