A Room-by-Room Makeover for an Organized Home
Classic trouble zones (closets, garage, playroom) get necessary transformations with clutter-busting solutions. By Stephanie Sisco
You've got (too much) mail. Tackle those persistent piles of paper with these mailbox-managing strategies.
After: Ready to Roll
A garden cart isn’t just for hauling fertilizer to the flower bed; you can use one to store and transport outdoor cushions
as well. Tricam steel utility wagon, $130, hayneedle.com. Gles boxes (green), $1 each, ikea.com. Watertight 41.2-quart tote (clear), $15, containerstore.com.
Avoid the roly-poly obstacle course by mounting basketballs and soccer balls on a sliver of wall space. Ball Claws, $13 each, containerstore.com.
Before restocking the metal shelves the Brunos had inherited from the previous homeowner, Chip treated them with Kilz ($21 a gallon, lowes.com), a latex primer that can help reduce the formation of rust and mildew.
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