Tips No. 21. Gym lockers for your small mudroom.You don’t have to buy a mudroom cabinet. Here is a clever idea to maintain your clutter-free environment. Gym lockers make very useful storage options for the mudroom. Try to find vintage gym lockers online; then, prime and paint them to match your mudroom. They are tall and narrow so that they are ideal for a small place. Each family member will be assigned a locker for holding coats, shoes, umbrella, backpack or other things.
Tips No. 171. Desk makeover – never enough baskets.Position buckets on the side of your craft table or work desk and you'll get extra space storage for your small items. Add baskets to hold your necessities and trinkets. You will have all these items at your fingertips and desk will be clutter-free! And remember – it must be inspiring!
Tips No. 317. Declutter kids' clothes – basics.When you go to declutter your kids' clothes, find some large boxes such as moving boxes, as well as a couple of garbage bags. You can also ask for empty boxes at your grocery store or local restaurant. Here is a simple question to keep in mind: Is this really useful? Here are some guidelines to get started decluttering of children’s clothes:a. Toss, donate, or recycle. Take everything out of the kids’ closet. Have a trash bag on hand and toss unwanted pieces of clothing. Don’t keep the pieces of clothes that need repair, unless you are planning to repair them.b. Clean up. Then, wipe down the interior and shelves.c. What's the purpose? Keep things that are in wearable condition. Throw away the items with stains or tiny holes.d. “To be, or not to be...” Create a “maybe” box if you are unsure about some items. Make final decisions within a month.e. The best part. Create your shopping list.f. Outgrown kids’ clothes. Carefully store outgrown kids’ clothes if there are younger siblings that can wear hand-me-downs.