How to organise a laundry storage cupboard

Who doesn't love a good sneak peek into other people's storage spaces?! I know that some of my most pinned Pinterest images are those that show sneaky storage solutions, or clever ideas for 'adding' space in a tight spot. 

Luckily for us, in our new laundry, storage space is not an issue - with a huge cupboard, we have plenty of room for all the laundry essentials, plus some added extras from other rooms! In the last episode of The Organised You TV, I revealed the new laundry room that we created ourselves as part of our home renovation. And in the second part of this reveal, I'm showing you inside our laundry storage cupboard.

In my previous laundry, the cupboard space I had to work with was limited, which taught me some clever organisation and storage tricks that I've been able to carry into this new space. This included the use of:

  • Storage boxes and baskets (to hide away and corral loose supplies)
  • Small-drawer units (for those little bits and pieces)
  • Hooks (for creating as much hanging space as possible on the walls)
  • A divided dish rack (this one's a real winner), and...
  • Labels (of course!)

So are you ready to take a look at how I organised our laundry storage cupboard? Just click on the video below to take a sneak peek... 

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Once you’ve had a chance to watch, I’d love to know...

What's your favourite hack for creating extra storage? And more importantly, is there an organisation trick you can take away from this video to implement with your own storage space?

Leave a comment below and let us know!

Revealed: a tour of our terrific new laundry room

Revealed: a tour of our terrific new laundry room

I'm excited today to finally be giving you a tour of our new laundry room - it's been a long time coming! After we 'completed' our home renovation last year, we were left with 100s of little (and many not so little!) jobs to complete. One of those included the build of our entire laundry. A rather daunting task to say the least!

However, we'd been planning this new space for a long time, and knew exactly what we wanted - you may remember this post where I outlined my wish list of features and items I hoped to include. A detailed plan always makes any big project easier to dive into!

How to get through your laundry quickly and easily

How to get through your laundry quickly and easily

Do you dread doing laundry? 

Do you feel overwhelmed or stressed about the baskets piled high with dirty washing, or the amount of sorting and folding you have to get through on a weekly basis?

Do you feel like you're tackling this chore solo, and feel frustrated that the entire process lies solely on your shoulders?

Laundry is one of those household chores that feels like there's never a real end to, as there always seems to be one of the stages needing your attention - whether it's the pre-sorting, the washing, hanging out the clothes, sorting, folding, ironing, putting away.... And if you let it get out of hand, it can take a huge amount of time and effort to get back on top of it!

Introducing 'Making Your Paper Work'

Introducing 'Making Your Paper Work'

Today I am beyond excited to finally (finally!) be releasing my brand new program - 'Making Your Paper Work: Tame your Paper Clutter With Confidence'. As of today, and for the next two weeks only, enrolment is open for this live 8-week online program.

Making Your Paper Work is the complete A-Z plan for getting your paperwork organised and under control, by creating effective systems that allow you to be more productive, and achieve a greater sense of calm and order in your home.

This program is a *can't miss* opportunity if:

  • You're ready to ditch the overwhelm and stress related to paperwork, and get your papers into organised, working systems
  • You'd love a clear process and step-by-step plan for sorting your paperwork - you want to know how and where to start when it comes to getting your paper organised so you can feel more in control, rather than letting your fear and anxiety around paperwork control you
  • You want a less cluttered home, that makes you feel more calm and happy
  • You want to have greater levels of productivity, energy and quality time in your already busy life

5 Simple Tricks to Tame The Paper Clutter

5 Simple Tricks to Tame The Paper Clutter

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by the growing mountain of paperwork in your home, and not having enough time to deal with it?

Does it feel harder and harder to actually get through all your paper-related tasks, especially when you have so many other things on your plate?

If you are sick and tired of paper clutter taking over your home, what you need are some effective strategies for dealing with the clutter once and for all. These 5 simple tricks will put you back in control of your paperwork, and help you feel more calm and stress-free - you know you want that!

17 of the greatest tools to get your paper clutter under control

17 of the greatest tools to get your paper clutter under control

Are you desperate to get your paperwork organised and under control, but feel unsure about which products will actually be of any help?

Have you ever purchased products before, only to be disappointed that your paperwork still felt out of control?

While there are no 'miracle' products out there, there definitely are ones that will save you so much time, energy and effort when it comes to your paperwork organisation. It all comes down to how you actually use them and the types of paperwork systems you have in place.

So, with my big focus on this topic of late, in the lead up to the release of my new paperwork program, today I'm sharing a list of the 17 greatest tools for paperwork organisation, so you can feel in control when it comes to dealing with your paperwork, and reduce the stress, worry and frustration around this task. Let's dive in!