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Organize Your Life Part 1: 4 Budget Friendly Ways to Organize Your Home

We could all use a little more organization in our lives, but sometimes organization can be a cost that’s not necessarily in the budget. Check out these 4 budget friendly ways to organize your home and come up with affordable home organization and storage systems.


1. Spray Paint Plastic Storage Bins To Match Your Decor

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Turn plastic storage bins into stylish storage! You can typically find a variety of storage bins at your local convenience or hardware store at a low cost.


If you choose to go with a low-cost plastic bin, spray paint the storage bin with a plastic adhering spray paint to make them match your home décor.


Check out The Learning Chambers to see how easy it is to spray paint plastic storage bins to make them fit your personal style. Place them in your pantry, closet and laundry room for a more organized space. 


2. Add Tiered Storage To Clear Up Counter Space

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Running out of counter space in your bathroom? Make this simple, diy, tiered storage piece by purchasing cheap plates and candle holders at your local convenience store.


Simply take three plates or bowls and place two identical candles holders in between the plates or bowls using hot glue or a bonding glue. Spray paint the pieces to match your personal home décor style, and then you have a decluttered bathroom counter.


3. Keep Wrapping Paper Out Of The Way With A Garment Bag

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Tired of wrestling around with those wrapping paper rolls? Stop by a dollar store or convenience store and grab a cheap garment bag to keep them out of your way by turning it into a hanging wrapping paper holder!


4. Create Kitchen Storage With Repurposed Wire Baskets

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Embrace this kitchen wall home organization idea by taking wire baskets from a thrift store or dollar store and giving them a new coat of paint. These wall organization baskets will be a perfect, easy storage solution for your fruits and vegetables. This gives your kitchen more space and also adds a nice farmhouse touch to your manufactured or modular home


Use these affordable home organization solutions to make more room on your counter spaces and make it easier to find your stuff. Check out part 2 of the Organize Your Life series for kitchen organization tips and tricks!

Organize Your Kitchen

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