Garages and garden sheds can quickly
become an obstacle course of clutter, much like an attic or the empty guestroom.
It doesn’t take long before you collect everything from toys and tools to old clothes
and furniture. The good news, there are actually some amazingly simple storage
tips for a more organised garage and shed.
To simplify and organise your life,
remember that your garage is not a dumping ground. With a little bit of efforts
and loads of planning and decluttering, you and your family can greatly benefit.
It all starts with putting a plan in place to get rid of everything you no
longer need, want or knew you had. If you absolutely have to keep things for
whatever reason, rather rent a self storage unit.
If there’s one thing living on a house boat will teach you is to be super organised. Considering the limited space, you quickly learn what you need and how to maximize every part of the boat. There may be many boat storage tips but streamlining the interior to work for you is an ongoing process.
It’s quite obvious that living in the confined space of a houseboat is far from the comforts of a house. While there is usually boat hull storage, small cupboards in each bedroom and some boats even have a storage locker on the back, it’s still not a house. Here are some of the best storage tips to maximise the limited space on your boat.
It’s almost Christmas and preparing for the silly season can be daunting, especially if you are playing host this year. From finding clever storage solutions for presents and clearing out the spare room, to organising all the extra kitchen clutter in preparation for the big family meal.
Chances are that you managed just fine last year but now there seems to be more stuff in the house! Your kitchen looks cluttered, the spare room is filled with old clothes, linen, toys and a home gym that never gets used. Before you break into an anxious sweat, take a deep breath and focus on one thing at a time.
We’ve compiled a handy survival guide to help you organise better this Christmas with creative storage solutions and decluttering tips. Continue reading
The kids are back at school in just a few short weeks and we’re all preparing for a messy house. A new school term means more books, bags, sport kits, musical instruments and uniforms. Organising and decluttering everything effectively is just one of the many back to school storage solutions. We all know how quickly things pile up so instead of cluttering the floor, cupboards or under the bed; perhaps it’s time to prepare storage space for all the back-to-school goodies.
Sports kits and equipment are probably the main culprits of cluttering especially if your child participates in multiple sports. Other back to school items to keep in mind are pencils, pens, markers, lunch boxes and seasonal clothing. Continue reading
The beautiful weather means everyone wants to spend more time outside especially the little ones. Thing is, do you have storage solutions in mind for all the garden toys? We all know how quickly they can pile up and clutter every space inside, and outside, your home. Warmer weather usually brings about thunderstorms so you need ways to quickly and easily store garden toys to prevent injury or damage.
Packing all the toys back in the shed or garage at the end of every day isn’t ideal. It’s just creating more work for yourself. You also don’t want to risk leaving the toys out overnight so what do you do? There are a number of storage solutions that will help avoid a cluttered backyard and protect toys from the elements. A good place to start is with our simple toy storage and organising tips. Continue reading