Array
Tips and Guides

Jumpstart Your Day: 5 Organizing Tricks to Try Today

Maintain a clean home with these easy steps

Shares
Photography: Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions and Paolo Feliciano (Main Photos)

One surefire way to keep the home clean and organized is to keep every area spic-and-span! Working on the different areas one-by-one can save you a lot of effort and won't make you feel overwhelmed.

Here are five easy tips that you can try:

For the utility room

Make use of the vertical space

Maximize a small space by placing a shelving unit against a wall. If you have a high ceiling, build a ledge to store items that you don't use everyday like Christmas decor. Issa Villar

Photo by Paolo Feliciano.

Click here for more tips on how to organize the utility room.

For the bedroom

Keep your night table organized

Display calming items like a table lamp and a small vase filled with fresh flowers. Make sure you keep other essentials like hand creams and balms inside the cabinet. Keep these items in place by adding cutlery organizers inside the drawers. Marina A. Fernandez

Photo by Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions.

Click here for more tips on how to organize the bedroom.

For the bathroom

Utilize the space under the sink

Keep cleaning materials and extra supplies inside the bathroom cabinet. If you don't have space to accommodate a cabinet, you may place baskets under the sink. Dagny Madamba

Click here for more tips on how to organize the bathroom.

For the closet

Keep regularly used items accessible

One of the things that we do every morning is rummage through the closet to find our favorite pair of jeans or favorite blouse. Save yourself from the stress by placing pieces that you regularly wear such as your go-to dress or corporate attire within eye-level. You may place the things that you do not wear often on the topmost level of your shelf. Bea Perdigon

Photo from Le Fashion.

Click here for more tips on how to organize the closet.

For the kitchen

Use all available space

If your plates are stacked properly, there will be lots of available space that you can use to accommodate more items inside the cabinets. You may use a shelf helper—as seen in the photo, for the dishes and to elevate pantry items. Issa Villar

Photo by Paolo Feliciano.

Click here for more tips on how to organize the kitchen.

Shares

Latest Stories

5 Household Uses For Silica Gel Packets

Those tiny things you see in boxes of shoes and new bags go a long way

Smart Tips For Styling Mismatched Furniture From A Decorator

Take a quick lesson on asymmetry with these tips

Bathroom Picks For High, Mid, or Low Budgets

Because you can have a stylish bathroom, regardless of the price points!

7 Resort-Inspired Design Ideas for Your Home

Turn your house into an idyllic escape with these simple but striking styling tricks inspired by the beauty of Bali, Indonesia

IKEA PH To Open Soon!

The Swedish furniture giant finally found a local partner

This Mom Built Her Kids a Tree House in Their QC Backyard

Read on to find out how she did it—you can do this, too!

You Can Earn An Extra P20K Every Month By Managing a Home

Discover how one Pinay does it

3 Bathroom Styles We Can Learn from Kris Aquino

From colorful to masculine—we’ve got looks that can spruce up even the tiniest of T&Bs

A Tiny Studio Unit Becomes A Hotel-Style Home

In another makeover marvel by Elle Uy, the decorator transforms a dark studio unit into a chic and airy space

Get the Look of Iza Calzado’s Bedroom

Give your sleeping space an easy, dainty makeover with the right pieces

5 Amazing Closet Cleaning Tips You Can Try

Achieve your dream wardrobe with these handy tricks

How To Vacuum Your Home Properly

Here’s how to avoid all the usual vacuuming mistakes. Plus, learn about a revolutionary new material that will help you bust all that dirt at home.
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!