22 Genius Home Organization Hacks to Try

Our junk drawers runneth over, our closet rods are on the verge of collapse and don’t even get us started on the precarious Jenga game that is our pantry. In other words, it’s time to organize from top to bottom—starting with these 22 brilliant and easy home organization hacks

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The Shabby Creek Cottage

1. Double Up Your Hangers With Soda Tabs

Same footprint, double the storage.

(Via The Shabby Creek Cottage)

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Jen Thousand Words

2. Store Your Measuring Cups On Your Dry Goods

How clever and space-savvy is this Command Hook situation?

(Via Jen Thousand Words)

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Unlikely Martha

3. Move Your Coffee Station Inside A Drawer

Tuck all your coffee and tea accoutrements into neat little acrylic bins.

(Via Unlikely Martha)

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Money Saving Queen

4. Corral Craft Supplies In A Shoe Organizer

Clean and clear and under control.

(Via Money Saving Queen)

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Dream Green DIY

5. Attach A Storage Bin To Your Vanity With Command Hooks

To keep beauty tools at the ready (and free up major drawer space).

(Via Dream Green DIY)

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Raising Lemons

6. Store Games In Individual Plastic Drawers

Genius! Simply remove the drawer when you’re ready to play.

(Via Raising Lemons)

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Four Generations One Roof

7. Store Sheet Sets In Their Pillowcases

Three cheers for tidy bundles.

(Via Four Generations One Roof)

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PB & J Stories

8. Organize Canned Goods In A Magazine Holder

Behold: A better way to stack your corn.

(Via PB & J Stories)

9. Store Spices On A Cupboard Riser

And just like that, you can actually see your coriander.

(Via The Social Home)

10. Wall-mount Produce Baskets

Farmhouse charm meets utility.

(Via All That Brings Joy)

11. Sort Your Bathroom Drawers With Plastic Bins

Our organization-loving hearts are swooning.

(Via The Summery Umbrella)

12. Store Wrapping Paper In A Decorative Hamper

Admit it: Your collection needs this.

(Via Torie Jayne)

13. Hang Your Ironing Board From Pretty Coat Pegs

Get that baby off the ground.

(Via A Diamond in the Stuff)

14. Add Lazy Susans In The Refrigerator

This one’s a serious game-changer.

(Via Listotic)

15. Hang Rain Gutter Shelves To Store Kids Books

Gotta love when storage doubles as decoration.

(Via Clean and Scentsible)

16. Tuck Spare Sheets Underneath Your Mattress

Just lift up an edge of your mattress and slide your folded sheet set in. (Sounds wacky but it totally works.)

(Via One Good Thing)

17. Add Honeycomb Inserts To Your Drawers

A place for every pair of undies, and every pair of undies in its place.

18. Store Bath Toys In A Fruit Basket

Tidy and at the ready come bath time.

(Via 8 Foot Six)

19. Tame Cords By Stuffing Them Inside Toilet Paper Rolls

No more tangled messes.

(Via Organize & Decorate Everything)

20. Stow Toys In A Bean Bag Chair Cover

Sneaky storage and a comfy kid seat in one.

(Via A Little Learning for Two)

21. Wrangle Your Freezer Bags With Binder Clips

Go ahead, put dead space to use.

(Via Melinda Massie)

22. Organize Your Pantry With Labeled Bins

Prediction: This is what heaven looks like.

(Via Classy Clutter)


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From 2014-2019 Grace Beuley Hunt held the role of Home Editor covering interior design, styling, trends and more.