Frequently Asked Questions

How do you organize a junk drawer?
None of those items belong in the utensil drawer or the spice cabinet, but they are used frequently and need to be stored out of sight.
  1. Declutter the Junk Drawer.
  2. Sort, Group, and Arrange Into Piles.
  3. Plan Storage Solutions.
  4. Arrange Your Storage.
  5. Maintain Junk Drawer Organization.
Mar 5, 2019



How do you organize a junk drawer? 

How do you sort clothes in drawers?
10 Easy Tips to Organize Your Dresser
  1. Start With Empty Drawers.
  2. Declutter Your Dresser.
  3. Group Items by Category—and Beyond.
  4. Don't Fold Bulky Items.
  5. Use Organizers to Separate Small Items.
  6. Keep the Top of the Dresser Neat Too.
  7. Take Advantage of Extra Drawer Space.
  8. Differentiate Your Drawers.
Jan 8, 2019



How do you sort clothes in drawers? 

How do you organize your clothes?
  1. Edit your wardrobe. Take a look at your clothes and assess what you wear most, least, or not at all. ...
  2. Decide what to store. ...
  3. Organize hanging garments by type and color. ...
  4. Choose the right hanger. ...
  5. Set up zones. ...
  6. Arrange folded items. ...
  7. Get a garment bag. ...
  8. Deal with dry cleaning.



How do you organize your clothes? 

What do you keep in your drawers?
Here are 21 genius ways to reclaim more space in your closet and drawers.
  • Shoe boxes make great organizers. ...
  • Pool noodles keep boots upright and breathing. ...
  • Stack T-shirts upright. ...
  • Have a system in place for getting rid of items. ...
  • Organize nail polish by color using shoe organizer. ...
  • Hang a fruit basket for tubby toys.



What do you keep in your drawers? 

What should be in a junk drawer?
7 things – the junk drawer
  • pens/pencils.
  • old batteries (you know you're never going to use them)
  • keys (if you don't know what they open, they don't open anything)
  • scissors/tape/paper clips/rubber bands (does that count as one item?)
  • tools/hardware (keep one philips screwdriver, that's it – put the rest away)
  • coins/receipts.



What should be in a junk drawer? 

How do you declutter a junk drawer?
Steps
  1. Take one drawer at a time. Do what you feel able to deal with. ...
  2. Empty everything out of the drawer. Everything.
  3. Clean out the drawer. ...
  4. Remove all junk from the pile of things that you have taken out of the drawer. ...
  5. Go through the remaining junk. ...
  6. Put the things back in an orderly manner. ...
  7. Stay de-cluttered.
Feb 14, 2019



How do you declutter a junk drawer? 

How do you store bras in a drawer?
Give bras room to breathe with a bra organizer. The best thing for bras is space. Bras should be stored standing up in a drawer with the cups inside of each other to help them hold their shape—and never folded or crumpled.Apr 1, 2019



How do you store bras in a drawer? 

What clothes should go in drawers?
For a kid's closet, cloth storage bins are a great option for pajamas or loungewear. Move bulky items out of your drawers. Sweaters, sweatpants, and jeans are best organized on shelves; pants store well over hangers. Dedicate drawers to smaller items like T-shirts, underwear, and socks.May 8, 2018



What clothes should go in drawers? 

How do you organize clothes in drawers and closets?
  1. Declutter your clothes by category. Flickr/CGPGrey. ...
  2. Empty and clean your closet. ...
  3. Design your ideal closet space. ...
  4. Store your clothes by category. ...
  5. Hang anything delicate, fancy, or sturdy. ...
  6. Use coordinating hangers. ...
  7. Stack thick items like denim and sweaters. ...
  8. Roll t-shirts, pajamas, and workout clothes into storage boxes.
Oct 21, 2016



How do you organize clothes in drawers and closets? 

How do you organize unused hangers?
Method 1 Using Rubber Bands
  1. Separate your hangers by material. Make separate piles for your wood hangers, metal hangers, plastic hangers, and soft, padded hangers. ...
  2. Organize your hangers in stacks of 10. ...
  3. Wrap a rubber band around each stack to hold the hangers in place. ...
  4. Put the stacks of hangers somewhere for storage.
Mar 29, 2019



How do you organize unused hangers? 

What to hang and what to fold?
Knitwear, including tops, pants, skirts, and dresses, should usually be folded. However, if you're tight on drawer space, a sweater can be folded in half, shoulder to shoulder, and draped over the bar of a wooden hanger with a piece of tissue paper in between.



What to hang and what to fold? 

How do you declutter too many clothes?
How to Declutter Your Clothes
  1. Gather all of your clothes together into one spot. ...
  2. Go through each item and ask yourself these questions: ...
  3. Put the clothes that you're keeping back where they belong. ...
  4. Sort the clothes you're getting rid of into piles for selling, donating, and tossing/recycling. ...
  5. Keep your wardrobe decluttered!



How do you declutter too many clothes? 

How do I organize my desk drawers at work?
After the jump we'll share some tips that will help you create an efficient storage system for your home office.
  1. Evaluate your space. ...
  2. Think of your drawers as a hierarchy of importance. ...
  3. Prioritize the top drawer. ...
  4. Carefully fill drawers one-by-one. ...
  5. Keep things organized. ...
  6. Empty space is good. ...
  7. Find your way.
Sep 13, 2010



How do I organize my desk drawers at work? 

How do you store tank tops?
4 Easy Ways to Organize Tank Tops
  1. Turn a sturdy wood hanger into a clever organizination tool by using shower rings from the dollar store! ...
  2. Use a men's tie or belt hanger to organize up to 24 tank tops! ...
  3. Re-purpose a hanging shoe rack on a closet door to store tank tops – just roll up your tops and place them in a pouch!
Jan 27, 2016



How do you store tank tops? 

How do you organize clothes in shelves?
General Tips
  1. Use ALL available space, but keep it organized.
  2. Keep out-of-season (winter/summer) clothes out of the way.
  3. You're more likely to wear something if you can see it.
  4. Keep 1-2 hooks empty for quick-n-dirty clean up.
  5. Don't forget the backs of deep shelves, and high-up places.
Feb 12, 2014



How do you organize clothes in shelves? 

How do you organize small things?
Home Organization Ideas for Small Items
  1. Organize junk drawer with plastic bins. ...
  2. Install a magnetic strip on your bathroom counter or in a drawer. ...
  3. Reuse Altoids tins to store small items. ...
  4. Use a carabiner or shower hook to store hair elastics. ...
  5. Use a labeled drawer to store small household items.
Dec 24, 2017



How do you organize small things? 

How do you clean drawers?
Remove everything and put it on the counter. Vacuum the cupboard shelves/drawer to remove debris. Spray the cupboard shelves/drawer, hinges/sliders, doors (inside and out) and then wipe clean with your microfiber cloth. If you encounter a stain, sprinkle baking soda over the stain and scrub it out with a sponge.



How do you clean drawers? 

How do I organize my junk room?
Through a step-by-step plan, you can clean and organize your junk room in a weekend.
  1. Prepwork. Start by giving yourself a few hours to solely dedicate to the organization and cleaning of your junk room. ...
  2. Organization. Clear out a big space in the middle of the room. ...
  3. Finishing Touches.



How do I organize my junk room? 

How do you pack bras in a drawer?
Steps
  1. Fasten the hooks and tuck in the straps. Fasten the hooks of the back strap together. ...
  2. Tuck one cup into the other. Fold each bra in half, inverting one cup so that it collapses into the other. ...
  3. Stack the bras. ...
  4. Keep the bras in a protected space. ...
  5. Unpack the bras when you reach your destination.
Mar 29, 2019



How do you pack bras in a drawer? 

Why do my towels smell after they get wet?
Even a small amount of moisture can make towels smell sour! After drying off after a bath or shower, make sure to hang your towel up to dry. ... Fabric softener residue will quickly make your towels less absorbent. Instead, add white vinegar to the rinse cycle as a natural fabric softener!Apr 27, 2019



Why do my towels smell after they get wet? 

How many times should you wear a bra before washing?
Underwear and socks should be washed after each wearing. Bras can be worn 2-3 times before washing. Be sure to give your bra a rest day in between wearing to give the elastic a chance to regain its shape. T-shirts, tank tops and camisoles should be washed after each wearing.



How many times should you wear a bra before washing? 

What do you put in drawers or hang?
Hang pants, jackets, button-front shirts, dresses, and skirts. T-shirts, pajamas, sweaters, yoga wear and underthings should be folded and put in dresser drawers, on shelves, or in bins. Don't put matching tops and bottoms together, since this stops you from seeing other ways to combine them.Mar 15, 2016



What do you put in drawers or hang? 

What are the different types of dressers?
By Design
  • Standard Vertical Chest. The vertical chest, also known as a tallboy, is much taller than the standard dresser design, with a double stack of drawers comprising a column shaped piece of furniture. ...
  • Combo Dresser. ...
  • Bachelor's Chest. ...
  • Gentlemen's Chest. ...
  • Lingerie Chest / Semainier. ...
  • Wood. ...
  • Metal. ...
  • Wicker/Rattan.



What are the different types of dressers? 

How do you store t shirts?
You can store shirts in the drawer and organize them by color or style, plain or printed. It is up to you to choose the style that suits your lifestyle. Another way to keep them organized is to use baskets to store neatly folded shirts on closet shelves or under the bed.Aug 8, 2018



How do you store t shirts? 

How do I clean out my closet?
How To Deep Clean Your Closet
  1. Put on Some Music: This is no time for Adele. ...
  2. Take Everything Out of the Closet: Yep. ...
  3. Ask Yourself These Hard Questions: One by one, go through and ask the tough stuff about each article of clothing. ...
  4. Clean: Take advantage of the empty space by giving your closet a good wipe down.
Sep 5, 2014



How do I clean out my closet? 

How should I organize my desk at work?
Here's how your desk should be organized
  1. Get your layout right. Your monitor should be in front of you at eye-level and about 17-inches from your body, according to Zaslow. ...
  2. Mind your office supplies. ...
  3. Go easy on reminders. ...
  4. Don't go overboard with personal knick-knacks. ...
  5. Control your inbox. ...
  6. Embrace white space. ...
  7. Prioritize your work flow. ...
  8. Reassess frequently.
Feb 2, 2015



How should I organize my desk at work? 

How do you organize your life?
How to Organize Your Life: 10 Habits of Really Organized People
  1. Write things down. We all know someone that remembers every birthday and sends cards for every holiday. ...
  2. 2. Make schedules and deadlines. Organized people don't waste time. ...
  3. Don't procrastinate. ...
  4. Give everything a home. ...
  5. Declutter regularly. ...
  6. Keep only what you need. ...
  7. Know where to discard items. ...
  8. Stay away from bargains.
Oct 23, 2018



How do you organize your life? 

How do you get rid of hangers?
Thrift stores and donation centers tend to be the first place people think of when they want to get rid of hangers, but not all of them want them.
...
Too many hangers? Send them packing
  1. Donate them to your local dry cleaners. ...
  2. Post them on Albany Freecycle. ...
  3. If you see a need, offer to fill it. ...
  4. Repurpose them.
Dec 1, 2008



How do you get rid of hangers? 

What is the best way to pack hangers?
Place 10-12 hangers (with nothing hung on them) into each pile. Stack the hangers neatly on top of one another and, if necessary, place rubber bands around the hangers to temporarily hold them in place. Tie each bundle with cable ties or stretch wrap.Mar 29, 2019



What is the best way to pack hangers? 

What is the best way to move clothes on hangers?
To pack your hanging clothes inside of a trash bag, simply bundle your hangers and clothes together, slip the hanging clothes inside the trash bag while holding onto the hangers, tighten the drawstrings around the hanger hooks, tie and secure with the hooks outside the bag.Oct 9, 2018



What is the best way to move clothes on hangers? 

Are velvet hangers better than plastic?
It can be hard to know which ones are best for your clothes and your closet. One thing is for sure, though — Cheap, thin, flimsy wire and plastic hangers are not the answer. Sturdy, well-made wooden hangers are best, though velvetand padded ones are also very good.Jan 18, 2019



Are velvet hangers better than plastic? 

Is it better to hang sweaters or fold them?
Sweaters. Even with slimline hangers, wool, cashmere, and angora will stretch when hung, so it's always best to fold your sweaters to keep their shape. That said, if you're tight on shelf space, fold your sweater in half once and lay it over the bar of a hanger. Casual skirts.



Is it better to hang sweaters or fold them? 

Should I fold or hang t shirts?
What to hang: Garments that wrinkle easily, like suits, dresses, blouses, dress shirts and anything made of pure linen, are best kept on hangers. ... It's not necessary, but if you want to go the extra mile, place a length of fresh tissue paper on top of the garment before folding.Mar 22, 2016



Should I fold or hang t shirts? 

How do you decide to get rid of clothes?
10 Tips For Getting Rid Of Clothes When You Find It Difficult To Let Go Of Things
  1. Take Everything Out And Look At Each Item Individually. ...
  2. 2. Make Piles To Stay Organized. ...
  3. Start With The Obvious Stuff. ...
  4. Try Everything You Want To Keep On. ...
  5. Ask Yourself Two Questions About Each Piece. ...
  6. 6. Make A Maybe Box.
Feb 2, 2019



How do you decide to get rid of clothes? 

How do I declutter my house UK?
Easy decluttering tips that will transform your home in an instant
  1. Take stock of what you already own. ...
  2. Focus your attention on one thing. ...
  3. Get into the right mindframe. ...
  4. Don't fall into the “well-it-might-come-in-useful-one-day” trap. ...
  5. Store your memorabilia mindfully. ...
  6. Cut down on space taken up by CDs and DVDs.
Jan 16, 2019



How do I declutter my house UK? 

When should you declutter?
Many begin to feel overwhelmed, anxious, and defeated around the idea of decluttering their homes. That's too bad.
...
10 Creative Ways to Declutter Your Home
  1. Give yourself 5 solid minutes. ...
  2. Give away one item each day. ...
  3. Fill one trash bag. ...
  4. 5. Make a list. ...
  5. Take the 12-12-12 Challenge. ...
  6. Change your perspective.



When should you declutter? 

What should I keep in my desk at work?
17 Things to Keep in Your Desk at Work
  • Band Aids. Between new-heel blisters, papercuts, and coffee spills, office boo-boos are more common than you think. ...
  • Painkillers. ...
  • A Lint Roller. ...
  • Deodorant. ...
  • Non-perishable snacks. ...
  • Mints or gum. ...
  • Travel-Sized Toothbrush and Toothpaste. ...
  • Feminine products of your choice.
Nov 10, 2015



What should I keep in my desk at work? 

How do you organize your desk?
20 Genius Tricks for Having a Perfectly Organized Desk
  1. Create Personal Space. There are things you bring to work every day that need to go somewhere. ...
  2. Organize Your Computer Desktop, Too. ...
  3. Do a Purge. ...
  4. Do a Daily Wipe Down. ...
  5. Work on One Thing at a Time. ...
  6. Scan Your Documents. ...
  7. Utilize a Two-Tray System. ...
  8. Finish Tasks ASAP.
Sep 20, 2018



How do you organize your desk? 

How do I declutter my desk?
How to Declutter Your Desk
  1. Prioritize What You Need. The first step to decluttering is figuring out what you actually need on your desk. ...
  2. Have a Spot For Everything. A handy decluttering principle to live by is to assign spaces to everything. ...
  3. Put Systems in Place. ...
  4. Clear Space Is Your Friend. ...
  5. Focus on Vertical Space. ...
  6. Schedule a Time to Declutter.
Nov 22, 2017



How do I declutter my desk? 

How do you fold a long sleeve shirt in Konmari?
Folding Sweaters
  1. Lay sweater flat in front of you with the sleeves spread out.
  2. Fold in the right side with the sleeve straight out.
  3. Fold the sleeve over and down so it creates a triangle.
  4. Repeat on the left side so you are left with a rectangle.
  5. Start from the top and fold inward until it stands upright.



How do you fold a long sleeve shirt in Konmari? 

How do I organize my workout clothes?
Here are several ideas on organizing your workout clothes so they'll always be accessible and ready for action:
  1. Collect workout wear. ...
  2. Sort and pare down clothing. ...
  3. Set up an exercise clothing area. ...
  4. Make workout bundles. ...
  5. Hang outfits on hangers. ...
  6. Wash workout outfits in a mesh bag.



How do I organize my workout clothes? 

How do I organize my clothes hanging in the closet?
  1. Edit your wardrobe. Take a look at your clothes and assess what you wear most, least, or not at all. ...
  2. Decide what to store. ...
  3. Organize hanging garments by type and color. ...
  4. Choose the right hanger. ...
  5. Set up zones. ...
  6. Arrange folded items. ...
  7. Get a garment bag. ...
  8. Deal with dry cleaning.



How do I organize my clothes hanging in the closet? 

How do you organize jewelry in a drawer?
To keep everything accessible, build your solution by stacking modular organizers with drawers on the bottom. Look for jewelry organizers with trays and inserts to hold rings and divided compartments to keep earrings and broaches separated. Put jewelry you tend to wear more often in the top layer.



How do you organize jewelry in a drawer? 

How do you organize unused hangers?
Method 1 Using Rubber Bands
  1. Separate your hangers by material. Make separate piles for your wood hangers, metal hangers, plastic hangers, and soft, padded hangers. ...
  2. Organize your hangers in stacks of 10. ...
  3. Wrap a rubber band around each stack to hold the hangers in place. ...
  4. Put the stacks of hangers somewhere for storage.
Mar 29, 2019



How do you organize unused hangers? 

How do you organize too many clothes?
  1. Declutter your clothes by category. Flickr/CGPGrey. ...
  2. Empty and clean your closet. ...
  3. Design your ideal closet space. ...
  4. Store your clothes by category. ...
  5. Use coordinating hangers. ...
  6. Stack thick items like denim and sweaters. ...
  7. Roll t-shirts, pajamas, and workout clothes into storage boxes. ...
  8. Store your most used clothes at eye level.
Oct 21, 2016



How do you organize too many clothes? 

What should I organize?
How to Organize a Closet
  • Do a wardrobe cleanse. Go through your clothes and get rid of anything that doesn't fit or that you haven't worn in the past few months. ...
  • Fold sweaters. ...
  • Hang with a plan. ...
  • Color code. ...
  • Shelf or hang bags. ...
  • Keep drawers tidy. ...
  • Design shoe storage to fit your space. ...
  • Store items under the bed.
Feb 10, 2019



What should I organize? 

How do you organize small household items?
Home Organization Ideas for Small Items
  1. Organize junk drawer with plastic bins. ...
  2. Install a magnetic strip on your bathroom counter or in a drawer. ...
  3. Reuse Altoids tins to store small items. ...
  4. Use a carabiner or shower hook to store hair elastics. ...
  5. Use a labeled drawer to store small household items.
Dec 24, 2017



How do you organize small household items? 

How do you organize your personal belongings?
Steps
  1. Figure out what you need, and only what you need. Your backpack, work bag, or purse is likely to be the place you store the belongings you use most often. ...
  2. Clean everything. ...
  3. Put your biggest items in first. ...
  4. Organize smaller items around the main one. ...
  5. Keep it organized.
Oct 6, 2018



How do you organize your personal belongings? 

How do you clean old drawers?
Mix up a solution of two tablespoons vinegar to one quart of warm water. Use a clean cloth and dampen it with the vinegar solution. Be sure NOT to saturate the cloth especially when using on wooden drawers. Thoroughly wipe down the inside and outside of the drawer being sure to cover all surfaces.Dec 1, 2010



How do you clean old drawers? 

How can I make my clothes drawers smell better?
If you're washing your clothes with detergent regularly and they still smell bad, try storing your clothes with good-smelling items like scented sachets or scented dryer sheets. Add a few drops of perfume to a piece of fabric and store the fabric with your clothes, or spray an air freshener into your closet or dresser.Mar 29, 2019



How can I make my clothes drawers smell better? 

How do you get the smell out of drawers?
Remove the musty smell from dresser drawers with baking soda.
  1. Open all of the dresser drawers and leave open for 24 hours.
  2. Fill small bowls with 1/4 cup of baking soda. Place one small bowl inside of each drawer. ...
  3. Pour 1 cup vinegar and 1 cup water into a spray bottle.



How do you get the smell out of drawers? 

How do you declutter a room full of everything?
How to Declutter Any Room in 5 Easy Steps
  1. Get your Clutter Under Control. ...
  2. Step 1: Empty the Space. ...
  3. Step 2: Create a Vision for the Room. ...
  4. Step 3: Sort Everything into Two Piles. ...
  5. The Vision Pile. ...
  6. The Out-the-Door Pile. ...
  7. Peter's Simple Sorting Tip. ...
  8. Step 4: Donate or Trash Items.
Jan 3, 2011



How do you declutter a room full of everything? 

What should be in a junk drawer?
7 things – the junk drawer
  • pens/pencils.
  • old batteries (you know you're never going to use them)
  • keys (if you don't know what they open, they don't open anything)
  • scissors/tape/paper clips/rubber bands (does that count as one item?)
  • tools/hardware (keep one philips screwdriver, that's it – put the rest away)
  • coins/receipts.



What should be in a junk drawer? 

How do I start cleaning a junk room?
The Best Way to Clean a Junk Room
  1. Prepwork. Start by giving yourself a few hours to solely dedicate to the organization and cleaning of your junk room. ...
  2. Organization. Clear out a big space in the middle of the room. ...
  3. Finishing Touches. Dust any items left out in the open—do not forget any pictures or hanging items on the wall.



How do I start cleaning a junk room? 

How do you store bras in a drawer?
Give bras room to breathe with a bra organizer. The best thing for bras is space. Bras should be stored standing up in a drawer with the cups inside of each other to help them hold their shape—and never folded or crumpled.Apr 1, 2019



How do you store bras in a drawer? 

How do you store belts in a drawer?
Put your rolled up belts in a sock or clothing drawer. Stack the belts side to side to conserve space. Grouping them by color or style will help you find the right belt when you want to wear one. Place the rolled-up belts in separate containers to keep them organized.Mar 29, 2019



How do you store belts in a drawer? 

How do you keep a padded bra on?
Steps
  1. Fasten the hooks and tuck in the straps. Fasten the hooks of the back strap together. ...
  2. Tuck one cup into the other. Fold each bra in half, inverting one cup so that it collapses into the other. ...
  3. Stack the bras. ...
  4. Keep the bras in a protected space. ...
  5. Unpack the bras when you reach your destination.
Mar 29, 2019



How do you keep a padded bra on? 

How do I stop my towels from smelling musty?
Steps to Take to Help Stop Towels from Smelling
  1. Step 1: Baking Soda and White Vinegar Wash. To kill off the mildew smell you'll need to wash the towels with baking soda and white vinegar in very hot water. ...
  2. Step 2: Dry Thoroughly. ...
  3. Step 3: Repeat When Necessary.
Nov 30, 2017



How do I stop my towels from smelling musty? 

Why do wet rags smell?
A warm moist environment is the best for germs. They grow and their presence is noticed by the smell that suddenly takes over our previously clean towels. While occasionally towel odors are caused by a bigger mess, most often it's just the water they soak up when we dry off that causes a stinky towel.Feb 25, 2019



Why do wet rags smell? 

How do you keep towels smelling fresh?
If you have a standard washer machine, use 1 cup of baking soda and add it to the towels and then fill with water. DO NOT ADD SOAP OR VINEGAR, ADD NOTHING BUT BAKING SODA! Run a full cycle using hot water for the wash and rinse cycle. You will be absolutely amazed on how fresh the towels smell.



How do you keep towels smelling fresh? 

Is it bad to wear a bra all the time?
Sleeping in a bra will not make a girl's breasts perkier or prevent them from getting saggy. And it will not cause a girl to develop cancer or stunt her breast growth. (It's also not true that underwire bras cause breast cancer.) Some women want to wear a bra to bed because they think it feels more comfortable.



Is it bad to wear a bra all the time? 

How many days in a row can you wear a bra?
Wearing a bra two days in a row. You may have that one bra you love, but bras shouldn't be worn two days in a row. "Letting a bra rest at least one day in between wear will help the elastic regain its strength," Bobbie tell us.Sep 5, 2013



How many days in a row can you wear a bra? 

How many times can you wear a bra before washing it?
Bras can be worn 2-3 times before washing. Be sure to give your bra a rest day in between wearing to give the elastic a chance to regain its shape. T-shirts, tank tops and camisoles should be washed after each wearing.



How many times can you wear a bra before washing it? 

What clothes to hang and what to fold?
Storing Your Clothes: Fold Vs. Hang
  • Hang or Fold. ...
  • Material: Delicate materials that are prone to wrinkling should be hung (silk, satin, lace); materials that are often starched should be hung (cotton dress shirts, etc.); slinky, stretchy materials (lycra, jersey, etc.) should be folded to keep from stretching out; most knitwear should also be folded.
Mar 16, 2015



What clothes to hang and what to fold? 

How should I organize my desk at work?
Here's how your desk should be organized
  1. Get your layout right. Your monitor should be in front of you at eye-level and about 17-inches from your body, according to Zaslow. ...
  2. Mind your office supplies. ...
  3. Go easy on reminders. ...
  4. Don't go overboard with personal knick-knacks. ...
  5. Control your inbox. ...
  6. Embrace white space. ...
  7. Prioritize your work flow. ...
  8. Reassess frequently.
Feb 2, 2015



How should I organize my desk at work? 

How do you declutter a closet?
mnmlist: 5 simple steps to declutter your closet
  1. Set aside some time, and get some boxes. ...
  2. Take everything out, empty it into a pile. ...
  3. Quickly sort into 3 piles. ...
  4. Clean, then put the keep pile back, organized. ...
  5. Deal immediately with the other piles.



How do you declutter a closet? 

What is a chest of drawers called?
A chest of drawers, also called (especially in North American English) a bureau, is a type of cabinet (a piece of furniture) that has multiple parallel, horizontal drawers usually stacked one above another.



What is a chest of drawers called? 

What is a lowboy dresser?
A lowboy is an American collectors term for one type of dressing table, vanity, or duchess (Australian English). It is a small table with one or two rows of drawers, so called in contradistinction to the tallboy or highboy chest of drawers.



What is a lowboy dresser? 

Should you hang Tshirts?
What to hang: Garments that wrinkle easily, like suits, dresses, blouses, dress shirts and anything made of pure linen, are best kept on hangers. ... It's not necessary, but if you want to go the extra mile, place a length of fresh tissue paper on top of the garment before folding.Mar 22, 2016



Should you hang Tshirts? 

How do you store clothes hanging in a storage unit?
Avoid vacuum-sealed bags to prevent permanent damage and mold or mildew growth. Keep clothing and accessories in garment bags that can hang on rolling garment carts. Opt for wardrobe boxes with built-in hanging rods for storing your clothing. Use non-rusting hangers and allow plenty of space between items.



How do you store clothes hanging in a storage unit? 

How do you organize your purse in your closet?
In a closet, look at shelf space, closet rod and open wall space. Don't forget the space on the back of your closet door. Keep the bags you're using most frequently within easy reach and easy sight. Special occasion bags or those used less frequently can be stored in clear or labeled storage boxes.



How do you organize your purse in your closet? 

How do you go through all your clothes?
zen habits : breathe
  1. Pull out all the clothes from your closet. Put them on your bed. ...
  2. If you still have a lot of clothes left, consider the following: ...
  3. Hang the clothes back in the closet nicely, in some order. ...
  4. Repeat this process with your clothes drawers. ...
  5. Edit your wardrobe every 6 months or so.
Apr 5, 2007



How do you go through all your clothes? 

How do I declutter my office?
How to Declutter Your Office and Create the Ultimate Creativity Space
  1. Find out exactly what you use. Jot down a list of everything you use for at least one to two weeks. ...
  2. Put cleaning on your agenda. ...
  3. Sort, move and donate. ...
  4. Analyze options for rearranging. ...
  5. Buy supplies. ...
  6. Clean. ...
  7. Put items away. ...
  8. Complete finishing touches.
May 23, 2017



How do I declutter my office? 

How do I keep my desk organized?
Organize Your Desk with These 13 Helpful Tips
  1. Keep Your Computer in Front of You. ...
  2. Put The Things You Use Most Near Your Dominant Hand. ...
  3. Keep Only What You Need on Your Desk. ...
  4. Group Similar Items Together. ...
  5. Whoa There, Post-It Notes. ...
  6. Slow Your Roll on Personal Stuff. ...
  7. Control Your Notifications. ...
  8. Keep Open Desk Space.
Oct 12, 2018



How do I keep my desk organized? 

How do you keep organized at work?
Five Tips to Get Organized at Work. Don't Maximize Your Multitasking -- Optimize It. Save the Day: How to Find an Extra Hour at the Office.
...
Five Tips to Get Organized at Work
  1. Chuck Your Junk. ...
  2. Store, Store and Store Some More. ...
  3. Tackle Your To-Do Pile. ...
  4. Keep Your Desk Clear. ...
  5. Use Technology Wisely.



How do you keep organized at work? 

What is the best way to organize your day?
How To Organize Your Day To Set Yourself Up For Success
  1. Keep Only Four Items On Your Desk. ...
  2. Keep A Digital To-Do List. ...
  3. Set Aside 15 Minutes At The End Of Each Day. ...
  4. Schedule “Organizing” Or “Filing” Time. ...
  5. Put Repeating Tasks On Autopilot. ...
  6. 6 Credit Cards You Should Not Ignore If You Have Excellent Credit. ...
  7. 7 maps that tell the incredible story of aging in America.
Dec 8, 2017



What is the best way to organize your day? 

What is the best way to organize my phone?
So many options to organize your iPhone homescreen. Try to find the Notes app on your phone — without using Spotlight search.
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Here are seven creative ways to arrange your smartphone apps.
  1. Verb-based folders. ...
  2. Color coding. ...
  3. Alphabetical order. ...
  4. How you hold your phone. ...
  5. Themed rows. ...
  6. Frequency of app usage. ...
  7. Emoji folders.
Nov 15, 2018



What is the best way to organize my phone? 

How do I organize my online accounts?
How to Organize and Simplify Your Accounts & Passwords
  1. Make a List. Make a list of every online account you have. ...
  2. Divide Your List. Some of your accounts will be important. ...
  3. Consider a Throwaway Email. Lots of online accounts get connected to your email, but do you really want them all connected? ...
  4. Consider a Financial Email. ...
  5. Purge. ...
  6. Consider a Password Manager.
Jan 17, 2018



How do I organize my online accounts? 

What can I do with unwanted coat hangers?
Coat hangers. You can leave unwanted coat hangers at the shop when you make your new purchase. Some supermarkets collect coat hangers and dry cleaners may accept them and reuse them. Depending on whether they are made out of wood, wire or plastic, you can also recycle or dispose of them at your local Recycling Centre.



What can I do with unwanted coat hangers? 

Are plastic coat hangers recyclable?
Plastic Hangers Are Not Recyclable. Very few plastic hangers are made of just one kind of plastic, making them difficult to recycle. If you are not sure whether a hanger is recyclable, it is safer to throw it away.



Are plastic coat hangers recyclable? 

What can I recycle at Target?
Located at the front of each store, the recycling stations offer guests a convenient way to recycle aluminum, glass and plastic beverage containers, plastic bags, MP3 players, cell phones and ink cartridges. A full description of recyclables that are accepted is available at Target.com/eco-friendly.Apr 6, 2010



What can I recycle at Target? 

How do you pack clothes for moving hangers?
To pack your hanging clothes inside of a trash bag, simply bundle your hangers and clothes together, slip the hanging clothes inside the trash bag while holding onto the hangers, tighten the drawstrings around the hanger hooks, tie and secure with the hooks outside the bag.Oct 9, 2018



How do you pack clothes for moving hangers? 

How do I make packing easier?
7 Tips To Make Packing Easier
  1. Don't Procrastinate. Don't procrastinate. ...
  2. Pack room-by-room. Focus on one area of a room at a time and don't mix items from different rooms in one box. ...
  3. Packing Labels. Label clearly. ...
  4. Use Packing Paper. Stay clean. ...
  5. Stick with Moving Boxes. Use boxes designed for moving. ...
  6. Know what you can't pack. ...
  7. Moving valuables.
Mar 20, 2014



How do I make packing easier? 

What is the best way to pack clothes for moving?
There are a few tricks you can use to pack your clothes without wrinkles and keep them organized when moving:
  1. Don't Empty the Dresser — Move It As Is. ...
  2. Hang Clothes in Wardrobe Boxes. ...
  3. Use Suitcases. ...
  4. Pack Clothes in Garbage or Vacuum Bags. ...
  5. Wrap Clothes in Plastic or in Sheets. ...
  6. Wrap Breakables in Clothing. ...
  7. Use Regular Boxes.
Feb 17, 2017



What is the best way to pack clothes for moving? 

What size are wardrobe boxes?
The wardrobe box is the largest standard sized box that most movers will carry. Corrigan's wardrobe boxes measure 24'' x 21'' x 49'' and come with a 24'' metal hanging bar, although some movers carry a slightly smaller sized box that also works fine.Feb 11, 2019



What size are wardrobe boxes? 

How do you move clothes to a new house?
Use a simple cardboard box to move hanging clothes. If you're in a hurry to move and don't mind ironing out a few wrinkles once you arrive at the new home, then consider a plain old cardboard box. All you'll have to do is take the clothing off the hangers, fold everything neatly and place them inside.Jan 28, 2019



 

How do I organize my utensil drawer? 

How do I organize my utensil drawer?
  1. Surround the Sink: Don't let the space around your sink go to waste. ...
  2. Diagonal Dividers: Make room for long utensils by installing dividers on a diagonal.
  3. Tool Compartments: A drawer with perfectly designed cut-outs makes it easy to keep things organized.
  4. Corner Drawers: Don't let a corner go to waste.
Mar 13, 2015


How do you organize a junk drawer? 
How do you organize a junk drawer?
None of those items belong in the utensil drawer or the spice cabinet, but they are used frequently and need to be stored out of sight.
  1. Declutter the Junk Drawer.
  2. Sort, Group, and Arrange Into Piles.
  3. Plan Storage Solutions.
  4. Arrange Your Storage.
  5. Maintain Junk Drawer Organization.
Mar 5, 2019


How do you organize jewelry in a drawer? 
How do you organize jewelry in a drawer?
To keep everything accessible, build your solution by stacking modular organizers with drawers on the bottom. Look for jewelry organizers with trays and inserts to hold rings and divided compartments to keep earrings and broaches separated. Put jewelry you tend to wear more often in the top layer.


How do you organize baby clothes? 
How do you organize baby clothes?
  1. Put baskets in drawers to keep hats, socks, bibs and other small items separated.
  2. Add shelves to the walls that can double as space to hang clothes.
  3. Use clothespins to pin pants with coordinating shirts if you plan to hang them. ...
  4. 17 Ideas to Organize Closets and Drawers.
  5. 19 Game Changing Closet Organization Hacks.
Jan 27, 2016


How do you use a deep kitchen drawer? 
How do you use a deep kitchen drawer?
How to Organize Your Kitchen with 12 Clever Ideas
  1. Expandable Drawer Dividers.
  2. Add a Towel Bar on the Outside of Your “Fake” Drawer.
  3. Separate Containers From Lids.
  4. Make Your Own Customized Drawer Organizer.
  5. Deep Drawers.
  6. Add Dividers to the Cabinet Above the Fridge.
  7. Hold Your Lids in Place With a Tension Rod.
  8. Use a Pegboard Inspired Drawer System.
Jun 21, 2016


What is the best way to organize kitchen drawers? 
What is the best way to organize kitchen drawers?
Kitchen Cabinets
  1. Keep Tupperware lids in their own box. Organizing Made Fun. ...
  2. Put things you use every day in the most accessible cabinets. Paige Smith. ...
  3. Hang hooks or a corkboard on the inside of a cabinet door to maximize space. ...
  4. Put shelf risers in your cabinets. ...
  5. Store spices on a Lazy Susan.
Jan 12, 2017


What should be in a junk drawer? 
What should be in a junk drawer?
7 things – the junk drawer
  • pens/pencils.
  • old batteries (you know you're never going to use them)
  • keys (if you don't know what they open, they don't open anything)
  • scissors/tape/paper clips/rubber bands (does that count as one item?)
  • tools/hardware (keep one philips screwdriver, that's it – put the rest away)
  • coins/receipts.


How do you organize a drawer? 
How do you organize a drawer?
Don't worry, organizing all those drawers can be a quick and simple process with these ten easy tips to organize your dresser.
  1. Start With Empty Drawers.
  2. Declutter Your Dresser.
  3. Group Items by Category—and Beyond.
  4. Don't Fold Bulky Items.
  5. Use Organizers to Separate Small Items.
  6. Keep the Top of the Dresser Neat Too.
Jan 8, 2019


How do you declutter a junk drawer? 
How do you declutter a junk drawer?
Steps
  1. Take one drawer at a time. Do what you feel able to deal with. ...
  2. Empty everything out of the drawer. Everything.
  3. Clean out the drawer. ...
  4. Remove all junk from the pile of things that you have taken out of the drawer. ...
  5. Go through the remaining junk. ...
  6. Put the things back in an orderly manner. ...
  7. Stay de-cluttered.
Feb 14, 2019


How do you store necklaces in a drawer? 
How do you store necklaces in a drawer?
Separate necklaces with plastic straws for a cheap organizer.
  1. Lay the necklaces out flat in the drawer. Line the bottom of the drawer with a piece of velvet to keep the necklaces from sliding around.
  2. Fasten the ends shut so the strands aren't loose.
May 3, 2019


How do I keep my jewelry organized? 
How do I keep my jewelry organized?
A. Choose one of the following methods to organize your jewelry.
  1. Use clear plastic straws. Cut several straws in half, then feed single-strand bracelets (or necklaces) through them, one by one. ...
  2. Pull unused teacups out of your cupboard. ...
  3. Hang a key holder above your dresser. ...
  4. Purchase an affordable jewelry organizer.


Is it safe to store jewelry in plastic? 
Is it safe to store jewelry in plastic?
Your local jeweler is a good source for these items. Never store pearls in a plastic bag. Some types of plastic emit a chemical that will cause the surface of your pearls to deteriorate. Don't store pearls in a safe or safety deposit box for long periods.


How do you organize nursery drawers? 
How do you organize nursery drawers?
If you're wondering how to organize baby's clothes, keep reading for our top five tips and products to try.
  1. Keep daily used items close to the changing table. ...
  2. Use size organizers in the closet. ...
  3. Drawer dividers can have multiple purposes. ...
  4. Organize by item type. ...
  5. Keep a hamper close by your changing table.
Jun 5, 2017


How can I organize my clothes a lot? 
How can I organize my clothes a lot?
General Tips
  1. Use ALL available space, but keep it organized.
  2. Keep out-of-season (winter/summer) clothes out of the way.
  3. You're more likely to wear something if you can see it.
  4. Keep 1-2 hooks empty for quick-n-dirty clean up.
  5. Don't forget the backs of deep shelves, and high-up places.
Feb 12, 2014


What to Fold and what to hang? 
What to Fold and what to hang?
What to hang:
  • Dresses. Slinky silk dresses should be hung on a padded hanger, and lightweight gowns should be hung up by their loops.
  • Blouses. Be sure to keep the top button closed when hanging a button-up to keep the collar intact.
  • Trousers and dress pants. ...
  • Jackets, blazers, and coats. ...
  • Skirts. ...
  • Scarves. ...
  • What to fold:
  • T-shirts.
Apr 13, 2015


What do you put in a bathroom drawer? 
What do you put in a bathroom drawer?
9 Easy Tips to Organize the Bathroom
  • Declutter First. ...
  • Keep the Counters Clutter-Free. ...
  • Use the Inside of Cabinet Doors for Storage. ...
  • Use drawer dividers. ...
  • Have a Caddy for Each Member of the Family. ...
  • Add a laundry bin. ...
  • Hang towels from hooks instead of towel bars. ...
  • Use clear acrylic containers.


What are deep kitchen drawers for? 
What are deep kitchen drawers for?
A Smart Organizing Solution For Deep Kitchen Drawers. ... Typically these bigger drawers are used to hold pots and pans (you may have one in your kitchen), but she didn't need it for that purpose. Now she has a neatly organized drawer for all the miscellaneous items in her kitchen.Feb 17, 2012


Where should I put things in my kitchen? 
Where should I put things in my kitchen?
Items that should be nearest the stove:
  • Cooking utensils: spatulas, wooden spoons (preferably in a crock on the counter)
  • Spices (either in a drawer, or on a riser in a cabinet/on the countertop)
  • Oils, vinegars, and commonly used condiments (on a tray next to the stove, and/or on a lazy Susan in the cabinet)
  • Spoon rest.
May 3, 2018


What should I keep on my kitchen counters? 
What should I keep on my kitchen counters?
Store on the counter:
  • Canisters. Canisters (small and large) are a decorative way to store and contain small items. ...
  • Coffee maker. ...
  • Dish rack. ...
  • Mixer. ...
  • Paper towels. ...
  • Tools (contained in a crock). ...
  • Salt and pepper shakers. ...
  • Veggie/fruit basket.
Oct 23, 2018


How do I maximize my kitchen cabinet space? 
How do I maximize my kitchen cabinet space?
9 Ways to Squeeze More Storage Out of Your Tiny Kitchen
  1. Add a shelf to maximize the space above your cabinets. ...
  2. Take advantage of open wall space. ...
  3. Magnetic knife strips are good for storing a lot more than just knives. ...
  4. Add another shelf inside cabinets. ...
  5. Hang things on the open side of a cabinet. ...
  6. Utilize the inside of cabinet doors.
Sep 4, 2015


What are the kinds of kitchen storage? 
What are the kinds of kitchen storage?
  • Custom pantry. More than any other storage solution, Houzzers dream of a perfectly organized walk-in pantry. ...
  • Corner drawer. ...
  • Utensil drawer. ...
  • Undersink drawer. ...
  • Pullout trash can. ...
  • Cookie sheet drawer. ...
  • Appliance garage. ...
  • Deep cabinet organizer.
Nov 24, 2014


How do you clean drawers? 
How do you clean drawers?
Remove everything and put it on the counter. Vacuum the cupboard shelves/drawer to remove debris. Spray the cupboard shelves/drawer, hinges/sliders, doors (inside and out) and then wipe clean with your microfiber cloth. If you encounter a stain, sprinkle baking soda over the stain and scrub it out with a sponge.


How do you organize your stuff? 
How do you organize your stuff?
How to Organize a Closet
  1. Do a wardrobe cleanse. Go through your clothes and get rid of anything that doesn't fit or that you haven't worn in the past few months. ...
  2. Fold sweaters. ...
  3. Hang with a plan. ...
  4. Color code. ...
  5. Shelf or hang bags. ...
  6. Keep drawers tidy. ...
  7. Design shoe storage to fit your space. ...
  8. Store items under the bed.
Feb 10, 2019


How do you organize clothes in drawers and closets? 
How do you organize clothes in drawers and closets?
  1. Declutter your clothes by category. Flickr/CGPGrey. ...
  2. Empty and clean your closet. ...
  3. Design your ideal closet space. ...
  4. Store your clothes by category. ...
  5. Hang anything delicate, fancy, or sturdy. ...
  6. Use coordinating hangers. ...
  7. Stack thick items like denim and sweaters. ...
  8. Roll t-shirts, pajamas, and workout clothes into storage boxes.
Oct 21, 2016


How do you store bras in a drawer? 
How do you store bras in a drawer?
Give bras room to breathe with a bra organizer. The best thing for bras is space. Bras should be stored standing up in a drawer with the cups inside of each other to help them hold their shape—and never folded or crumpled.Apr 1, 2019


What clothes should go in drawers? 
What clothes should go in drawers?
For a kid's closet, cloth storage bins are a great option for pajamas or loungewear. Move bulky items out of your drawers. Sweaters, sweatpants, and jeans are best organized on shelves; pants store well over hangers. Dedicate drawers to smaller items like T-shirts, underwear, and socks.May 8, 2018


What to put in drawers to keep clothes smelling fresh? 
What to put in drawers to keep clothes smelling fresh?
7 Ways to Fight Moths and Musty Smells in Stored Clothes
  1. Lavender. Keep moths at bay by adding a small, breathable cotton or linen bag of dried lavender to your storage containers. ...
  2. Dryer Sheets. When you fold your clothes, leave a couple of dryer sheets tucked in-between layers to keep them smelling fresh. ...
  3. Mothballs. ...
  4. Scented Soap. ...
  5. Cedar. ...
  6. Chalk. ...
  7. Baking Soda.
Sep 12, 2012