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. 26. Sports equipment and outdoor toys.Kids’ items for outdoor activities are usually scattered in your entryway. You can use a trash can for these items, but there are a lot of advanced ideas.a. Use duffel bags for sports equipment. Tote bags are also a great idea.b. Hang up tennis rackets on the walls. There are other items that can be hung on hooks on the wall, too. Let your imagination run wild!c. You can designate a spot for each of sports activity. Kids’ bins are perfect solutions for these items.d. For small items that tend to get thrown around you can use an old bookshelf.
Tips No. 297. Organize kids’ toys – basics.Toys. You feel like they are everywhere in your house. On the kitchen table, on the shelves, in bathroom, in your bed, everywhere on the floor… But toys are super funny! However, what to do?1) Donation and garage sell. Try your best to minimize the number of toys in your house. Be convinced that less is better and always choose quality over quantity. Find a local place to donate. If you want to have a garage sale when you are finished this job, plan the date right now. Planning garage sale will give you an additional motivation to stay on target and finish this a time-consuming task on time. It will also help you to prepare for your garage sale (for example, invite families and friends to join you, advertise it in a local paper, and so on).2) Toss and give away. It’s time to start throwing out the unwanted toys. Discard the things that are stained, broken, missing some parts, etc. You have to get rid of things that are no longer age appropriate, too. Of course, you can’t give away items that aren’t useful to anyone.3) Storage. After that, you should find a convenient place to store kids’ toys. Keep the toys in the baskets, closet, or storage boxes. It’s up to you. Teach your kids to love the uncluttered look.