With summer here, the need to be organized with the kids at home is a big focus. They need to be able to find things just as much as we do. We have very little storage space in our home so maximizing our closet space is really important. Lucky for me, Tuesday Morning had everything I needed so today I am sharing with you my top 5 closet storage tips.
Tip 1: Group your items.
Make piles of what you are wanting to put into your space. For instance, I grouped my towels, pillows cases, sheets, extra bed pillows, etc. This will help when you put everything back.
Tip 2: Choose functional bins.
Select bins and storage items that will house all your items in your different groups. Choose bins, like these aqua damask bins from Tuesday Morning, for items like blankets and pillows. They are nice and deep and even fold down flat when you don’t need them. You have to love that!
Tip 3: Label it.
I love these wood crates from Tuesday Morning that have a chalkboard front. Since these bins are a little higher than eye level, this helps me identify what is inside them. I can change the words when I need to use them for something else.
Tip 4: Roll Sheets.
Yes, you heard me right! I roll all my sheets and pillows cases to avoid wrinkles. The worst is when you go to make your bed and they look like they’ve been just tossed somewhere, even after you thought you folded them. I fold my sheets in half and then roll them like a sleeping bag. I promise you will never go back to folding sheets again!
Tip 5: Use empty space.
Now, I know this one sounds hard, but you just have to think out of the box. For example, this rack from Tuesday Morning is for a pantry door. I thought it would work great on my narrow hallway door for me to store soaps, shampoos, extra toothbrushes, our guest hairdryer, etc. It makes toiletries so visible and accessible.
Did you know that Tuesday Morning has great lotions, soaps and bath accessories?! I love these specialty items and keep extras on hand, especially now that I have the room to store them.
Get organized with me and turn your small space into a dream space. Tuesday Morning has got you covered for your organizational needs! For more ideas on maximizing your closet space, pop over and check out Tuesday Morning’s “Cut the Clutter” Pinterest board.
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