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8 Best Closet Organizers

Functional closets feature the right closet organizer. Our organization pro shares her picks for the best systems and individual pieces you can buy.

15 Office Storage Ideas to Help Productivity

Whether you work from home or just need a place for the kids to study, we've got 15 of the...


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11 Organizers for Under the Bathroom or Kitchen Sink

Cabinets under the sink can be a trap for clutter, where it's out of sight and out of mind. Get...


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33 Ways to Revolutionize Your Kitchen Space

A kitchen space might feel tight but there are a number of ways to open a kitchen up to make...


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10 Storage Beds That Are Just as Stylish as They Are Useful

Storage might not always be synonymous with style, but it is possible. Elegant solutions to space-saving and organization exist, right...

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10 Kitchen Drawer Organizers You Need to Have

Cluttered drawers got you down? Find a perfect spot for every gadget, utensil and tool with these unique kitchen drawer...


DIY Wooden Garage Cabinets

Inexpensive, enormous and surprisingly easy to build

12 Amazing Hardware Storage Containers for Your Workshop

Getting organized in the new year is a goal for many, but it can be overwhelming if you don't know...


12 Best-Looking Refurbished Bookshelves

You found an old bookshelf at a garage sale, in your basement or on craiglist, but it needs a little...


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15 Things You Should Never Store in Your Garage

To keep your home safe and pest-free and your belongings in good shape, don’t ever store these items in your...


Creating the Best Home Office in a Smallish Space

"The home office isn't what it used to be," says Lamps Plus brand ambassador and interior designer Jennifer Farrell. "What...

12 Shed Storage Ideas to Organize Your Space At Last

Don't let your shed become disorganized or overrun with junk! Instead, turn it into a well-lit, useful space that has...


Simple Hair Tool Storage

This PVC fitting is great for storing hair tools. The large opening is perfect for storing a hair dryer, while...


41 Kitchen Organization Ideas to Make Your Life Way Easier

Want some seriously brilliant kitchen organization ideas to maximize space & efficiency? Here are 41 kitchen organization hacks that'll make...


15 Basement Bar Ideas for the Perfect Bar Design

Building a home bar is a dream project of many homeowners, but essential repair and maintenance projects often bump it...


How to Build Sports Ball Storage Rack

If you're tired of soccer balls, basketballs, volleyballs and every other kind of bouncy ball rolling around your garage (or...

Pro Tips for Planning Your Dream Garage

For most of us, a garage is a lot more than a place to park. We use it to build...


Keep Food Fresh With These Kitchen Storage Containers

A well-organized kitchen requires great use of kitchen storage containers. Here are 10 of the best we found on Amazon.


12 Handy Hints for Using and Storing All of Your Fasteners

Every legit DIYer has a stash of fasteners in their workshop that can quickly become a disorganized mess. These tips...


12 Ways to Boost Your Living Room Storage

Whether you have a small living space or just want to clean up the clutter, here are 12 ideas to...


Giant DIY Garage Cabinet

Store tons of stuff out of sight!


53 Brilliant Gluing Tips and Tricks

Check out 47 of the most clever gluing tips and tricks from editors and readers of Family Handyman. You'll definitely...


Never, Ever Hang Stuff in Your Basement Like This

Instead, mount a clothes rod. The small expense in time and materials could save your house and your life.


10 Things You Should Never Store in Your Basement or Crawl Space

Unfinished basements and crawl spaces can be a great place to store items you don't use all the time. But...

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10 Pieces of Furniture with Hidden Compartments

If you're looking to keep clutter at bay, you're in good company. Here are 10 pieces of furniture with hidden...


Twine Dispenser

Prevent balls of twine from tangling up by making a twine dispenser from an empty plastic detergent jug.


Circular Saw Luggage

An old bowling ball bag makes a great portable home for your circular saw. The saw easily slides in and...


Free Storage from the Grocery Store

We actually pay a lot for all the disposable containers we throw away. Those empty coffee bean sacks, plastic snap-lid...


PVC Hacks for the Workshop

Transform scrap pieces of PVC pipe into storage sites for dowels and fasteners, courtesy of “tipfull” reader Al Miller. 


How to Build a Tool Dolly

Build this mobile tool chest and take all your tools to the job in just one trip!