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PostHeaderIcon 5 Ways To Stay Organized

organized homeFeeling clueless how you are going to keep your messy house clutter free and organized? Now, who doesn’t like staying in a tastefully decorated house, which is clutter free? These underlying points will help you stay organized and lead your life in a hassle free manner.

First things first. Try to clutter less. Find a place to store everything, and if you are not currently using something, put it back where it belongs. If you leave things sitting out unused, it will make your space feel like a mess. Using things like cute baskets and storage bins can keep your clutter organized and out of sight. Be sure to mark the bins so everything has its place.

Next, go for multipurpose space saving furniture. These can be folded back when not in use and you can store a lot of unnecessary items which you don’t use much, but cannot dispose as well.

Another small habit that will extremely come in handy is to make your bed each and every morning right after you wake up. Most of us get up and feel too lazy to make our bed and later complain why the room looks so messy. Just by making your bed you can immediately bring in the organized look in your home.

Pick out your outfit for the next day on the previous night itself. Usually we are all in a hurry in the morning and the idea of picking the right outfit every morning doesn’t help with the morning stress. We end up taking out lots of unnecessary clothes from our closet and leave them as it is, hence more clutter leading to more stress.

Last but not the least, planning ahead is the very best way to stay clutter free. Plan what you are going to do all day, the things you might need, and the things that will need your attention. This will not only help you stay organized but also save a lot of your time. Plan ahead for different meals and keep item that you need separately. Clean your kitchen each time you are done with your meal and prepare in advance for the next one. Cleaning your kitchen immediately after dinner is a wonderful idea as next working you will wake up to a clean and organized kitchen.

PostHeaderIcon How to do up a studio apartment?

studio apartmentHave you just shifted to a studio apartment and planning to do it up properly? Well, studio apartments are an entire small home (including bedding, kitchenette, study, living and bathroom) into one big room and hence you have to really smart with your arrangements. Space constriction is an issue here- but don’t worry with proper planning you are sure to come up a neat apartment. The article here is a brief on how to deck up a studio apartment.

As mentioned in the above paragraph you have to play really smart with space when it comes to your all-in-one little home. So, you must arrange for ample storage space so that your apartment never looks cluttered. You will find beds fitted with several which you can utilize to store your books, shoes, clothes and several other accessories, apart from bedding. You can even take to a loft bed where the bed will stay above attached with a ladder, enabling you to utilize the floor space for your study- it means you will be having dual functions within one floor space. Create shelves or racks on the walls to store your trinkets.

In regards to furnishing, be light and minimal. You can go for a futon bed here and some wicker chairs. A futon bed serves the dual purpose of seating and bedding and would be great when you have friends over your place. Wicker furniture is lightweight and you can easily shift it outside when you need more space in the room. When it comes to wall paints, go for light and earthy tones. Bright dark colors are a strict no here since these shades will make the room darker. Beige, mint green, white, pink and cool blue are good color options for a studio apartment. Hang light cotton curtains on your windows.

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