Living rooms in a small apartment tend to be harder to keep organized and tidy. Throw in a busy work schedule and a somewhat active social life and suddenly a tiny living room can turn into a cluttered disaster zone. Especially when you don’t have a lot of extra room for storage.
From messy piles of magazines to out-of-control cords, it can be tough to maintain a clean living room. As a central gathering area, it’s important to find easy ways to keep this space clean and organized. So here are some’s tips and tricks that will make you an organizing pro.
One of the easiest places to get cluttered is the table top. Because, tables tend to accumulate objects and piles of loose papers, newspaper, magazines, and books over time. The more organized a flat surface is, the more pleasing it is to the eye. So, create a clutter-free area by placing similar items in organized piles or finding a completely new home for it.
Whether you have a small or large space, invest in a multifunctional coffee table. find an option with extra drawers or shelves to store lots of items such as electronics, books, blankets, remotes, etc, and it is easy and quick to clean it, you can do it before you leave for work or right before you sleep. The organization is the key to maintaining a clean coffee table.
Storage baskets are a go-to option to put in your living room. Because they add a decorative element to your space while hiding unused or out-of-season items. Baskets and bins are versatile so you can easily play around with their placement. If you get tired of a basket’s current placement, simply pick it up and move it to another room, place on a shelf, or set under a console table.
A bulky living room bookcase is ripe with storage opportunity with a just a little bit of scheming. Before you fill up all your bookshelves with boring old books, integrate a few storage baskets or bins into the mix to forge some unexpected storage room for stashing bits and baubles