4 Things You Shouldn't Bother Organizing (And 4 Things That Actually Matter)

March 6, 2015 3:09 PM

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4 Things You Shouldn't Bother Organizing (And 4 Things That Actually Matter)

Whether they're in your bathroom or kitchen, those little cabinets under your faucet can be a cleaning-solution hideaway: products go in, multiply with every "As Seen on TV" commercial (or half-off sale) you see/encounter and before you know it, you open the doors to an avalanche of all-purpose, lemon-scented, stain-fighting, odor-absorbing potions. One easy way to avoid being buried alive -- and to maximize your storage space -- is to install a tension rod inside the cabinet. Yes, the very same kind you'd use to hang a curtain. You can let spray bottles hang from their triggers along the rod, freeing up the bottom of the cabinet for your scrub brushes, garbage bags and other supplies. Before buying the rod, measure your cabinet and opt for a slightly longer size, so the rod won't collapse under the weight of the bottles, recommends blogger Jennifer Morris of Jen Thousand Words.

That vino holster is no one-trick organizer. Hang it in the bathroom and it can hold rolled-up towels, which you can see demonstrated on the décor blog Rustic Living. In a craft area, spare bedroom or closet, it can store rolls of wrapping paper, so you're armed and at-the-ready whenever a birthday ...

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