by Karen Bates
(last updated December 11, 2015)
Most people would agree that their ideal living space is organized, neat, and clean. Although your home probably isn't spotless and uncluttered all of the time, it's a look that you probably strive for and perhaps go to great lengths to achieve.
A simplistic easy to use method of organization is the best solution to a clutter problem. Over time, we accumulate items and might not be sure how to store them. These items pile up and eventually become a mess that makes your living area seem crowded and small. It's okay to keep your favorite things on display, but leaving too many things out in a disorganized way will overpower the room.
Of course, getting rid of a few things you don't really need is one good way to help de-clutter your space, but if you aren't interested in parting with your possessions, you're best bet is to learn to organize things, and this inevitably means shelving. Shelves offer extra places to keep your items while still keeping them on display if you like. You can also organize bins and boxes neatly on shelves.
You might realize that adding some shelves to your home would be a good idea, but what kind is best? There are shelves made from different materials, in various shapes, and in many sizes. If you aren't totally sure how to choose shelving think about these points:
With the help of a few shelves, your home can become organized, neat, and orderly.
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