35 Home Organization Tips Tricks And Ideas

Home Organization Tips

Creating a home is an arduous task but maintaining it properly is an even tougher task. 35 simple and smart tips, tricks and ideas to ensure an organised and convenient living are:

Here Are 35 Home Organization Tips Tricks And Ideas:

Lemon And Salt Cleanser

Use a mixture of lemon juice and salt to scrub away stain from aluminium vessel.

Lemon And Salt Cleanser

Lid Holder

A dish drainer can act as a holder for pot lids, Tupperware covers etc and can be placed conveniently in cabinets of any size.

Storing Lettuce

A wax paper bag from inside a cereal box can be used to store lettuce and keep them fresh for longer

Storing Lettuce

Wrapping Paper Roll Fastener

Slit an empty toilet paper roll from the centre and slide it over a roll of wrapping paper to keep the paper intact and wrinkle-free.

Dirt Free Base Boards

Rub a dryer sheet over the surface of the base board to avoid dirt and hair from sticking and accumulating in the area. Practice this often for best results.

Dirt Free Base Boards


Homemade Anti Slip At

Running lines of acrylic- latex chalk at a distance of 6” on the reverse of any old rug, allowing it to dry and then turning the side creates a cost effective anti slip mat at home.

Finger Print Stain Remover

Dip a soft cloth in baby oil, rub over stainless steel appliances and then wipe again with a dry clean cloth. This helps to remove fingerprints stains from the appliances.

Finger Print Stain Remover

Window Cleanser

Crumpled newspaper and vinegar can surprisingly help to clean windows without any streaks.

Cooking Bacon

Put bacon in a baking tray and bake in the oven at 400°F for 10 minutes. This is a convenient alternative way of cooking bacon and avoiding the traditional messy skillet method.

Water Mark Eliminator

Water marks on wooden furniture can easily be eliminated by drying up the water trapped between the layers of varnish using a blow from a hair dryer set at low intensity.

Hanger Management

Slide a waxpaper over the rod in the closet to make the hangers move more easily across the bar and the closet stay well organised.

Hanger Management

Kitchen Cleaner

To clean dirty drains, sinks, table tops, stove, oven etc and eliminate ugly stains and marks from the kitchen, put baking powder generously over the area and then splash vinegar over it. Leave it for a while, then scrub and wash the mess away with water.

Kitchen Cleaner

Carwax – The Household Cleanser

Rub fibre glass tubs with carwax to keep them shiny and foam scum free. Applying carwax on the bathroom sink helps to prevent toothpaste from sticking and accumulating in it.

Toilet Cleanser

Coco cola can be used as an effective toilet cleaner. Pour coco cola into the toilet pot to eliminate dirt and stains.

Toilet Cleanser

Fridge Shelf Guard

Covering fridge shelves with pieces of plastic wrap helps to clean and remove spilled food and grease, faster and more easily, from these shelves.

Alternative Wart Treatment

When treating warts, a surprising alternative to a special band aid is a square piece of duct tape. Cover the wart with the duct tape to strike off the oxygen supply for the microbes and thereby killing them.

Alternative Wart Treatment

Weed Remover

When planting a flower, mix the soil properly and surround the plant with damp newspaper. Cover this layer of paper with top soil and thus restrict the growth of weeds in the garden.

Slip Free Hangers

Making a zig zag pattern with a glue gun on the hanger, in the area where the clothes are hung, helps to prevent silken clothes from falling off again and again.

Slip Free Hangers

Cricut Mat

Scrub vigorously a used cricut mat with a metal free scrubber containing a drop of dish soap and some water. Wipe off the extra water and let the mat dry naturally. This procedure not only makes the mat look new again but also makes it reusable.

Pizza On A Skillet

Putting pizza on a skillet and reheating it on a stove makes the crust crispier and tastier.

Pizza On A Skillet

Conditioner For Hair Removal

Conditioners can be used to shave the legs. This is a better alternative as it additionally moisturises the leg and eliminates dryness and itchiness of the skin.

Conditioner For Hair Removal

Squirrel-Repellent

Putting a bit of cayenne pepper over the plants in the house doesn’t harm the plants but most definitely keeps off squirrels from eating the plants.

Cleaning Baked Food Spills

Use dish-washing liquid and a ball of foil, instead of steel wool soap pad, to clean and remove any baked food spills from the oven rack or glass baking pans. Scrub the stains and baked food away in an easy and cost effective manner.

Cleaning Baked Food Spills

Silver Ware Guardian

Keep a piece of chalk in the silver ware bag and large silver articles to prevent tarnishing. The chalk absorbs the moisture and thus keeps the silver ware sparkling and bright.

Suede Cleaner

Rub a file gently across small stains on suede items to eliminate the blotch neatly while keeping the suede fresh.

Suede Cleaner

Paint Brush Holder

Cut a section of foam pipe insulation and fit it on the edge of a container. Then make small slits at equal distances on this pipe and fix the paint brushes in them. A simple and cost effective paint brush holder is ready!

Paint Brush Holder

Homemade Pop Corns

Put ½ cup corn kernels in a brown paper bag and fold the bag 2 to 3 times from the top. Then put this bag in the microwave and cook for 4 to 5 minutes till the popping sound gradually becomes minimal. Then remove the bag from the oven and enjoy easy homemade popcorns.

Growing Green Onion

Do not throw the white part of green onions as these white bulbs can be used to grow green onions at home. Submerge these white parts completely in a glass of water and put this glass on a sunny window.  In a short while enjoy your own home-grown green onion.

Growing Green Onion

Dried Up Mascara

Add 4 to 5 drops of saline solution for sensitive eyes in a tube or bottle of dried mascara, stir a little with the mascara brush and voila the mascara is ready to be used.

Reuse Ketchup Bottle

Fill a clean empty plastic ketchup bottle with the pancake batter and use it to make mess free and  neat pancakes.

Reuse Ketchup Bottle

Taco Shells

For crunchier taco shells, use a muffin pan. Invert the pan, apply some cooking oil and place the uncooked tortilla in the space between the cups. Bake in the oven at 375°F for 10 minutes to create rightly shaped crunchier shells.

Hair Straighteners Or Collar Irons

Hair straighteners can be used as effective collar irons. These should be used carefully to iron the collars of clothes and remove creases effectively and conveniently.

Hair Straighteners Or Collar Irons

Organising Long Wires

Use a clutcher or hair clip to organise long wires like head phone, charging cords etc and keep them tangle free.

Organising Long Wires

Covering Ugly Dings

Rubbing a walnut over damaged wooden furniture helps to cover and conceal the dings.

Mess Free Ice Bag

Make a mess free and inexpensive ice pack at home by freezing a saturated sponge and placing it in a plastic bag. The water does not drip and fall when the ice starts melting.

Mess Free Ice Bag