Tame the Chaos of a Small Coat Closet wtih Simple DIY Organizational Compartments

We have one tiny coat closet at our front door. Lately it’s been a constant mess of coats, boots and winter gloves/hats. Why do builders design closets so inefficiently? Here, there’s one closet rod mounted WAY TOO HIGH for my preschooler or kindergartener to reach (so how can I really blame them for not hanging…

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Easy and Cheap DIY Bike Rack. Keep bikes organized while saving space in your garage with this DIY bike rack that costs $10 to make!

Store four bikes in 48″ of space with this simple and cheap, space-saving DIY bike storage rack. If you’ve got a few-too-many bikes but not much room for them, read on! I’ve got a solution that costs only a few dollars and a couple hours of your time.

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Free Printable PDF plans. How To build a scrap wood organizer cart. Simple and Affordable.

After building the DIY Lumber Rack, the previously chaotic situation in my garage was looking a lot better. But the 2×4 and conduit lumber rack is ideal for medium and long pieces of lumber. After loading it up, there were still quite a few pieces of short lumber and wide scraps of plywood that didn’t…

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Make A Simple Lumber Rack from 2x4s and Conduit : Easy, Affordable, and Heavy Duty

Over the past year my lumber collection has outgrown my ability to keep it organized. I recently decided that it was time to completely re-think the organization system we (don’t) have in the garage. First matter of business–create a dedicated space for all of the lumber I have been collecting, and build some kind of…

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Build a Closet Organizer with Drawers - Perfect for Organizing Small Closets!

If home organization projects make your heart flutter, today is your day!  Seventeen talented bloggers are sharing their projects for the Organization Challenge (be sure to check out all the amazing DIY organization projects linked at the end of this post!). The task? Choose a space in your home that is in need of some…

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DIY Charging Station with hidden power strip

If your house looks like anything mine did a few months ago, there are ipads, tablets, laptops, phones and ALL THEIR CHARGING CABLES scattered everywhere. I made a DIY Charging station to help clear some of that electronic clutter: This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. See my disclosure policy here. DIY Charging Station…

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children craft room makeover organized

When James and Colin were fairly young we moved them into the same bedroom so that we could convert our third bedroom into a “playroom.” That was fun for awhile, but it seemed to always be a complete disaster and I noticed that the majority of what they were doing in the playroom was drawing,…

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