5 Easy Ways to Organize Your Home

5 Easy Ways to Organize Your Home

Are you tired of constantly battling clutter and spending hours searching for practical yet stylish solutions to keep your home or apartment organized and visually appealing? Clunky storage bins and boxes can only exacerbate the issue of a cluttered space, so to keep your home neat and stylish, other solutions may be better.


If you're looking to organize your home in style, there are five easy solutions you can take:


1. Make the most of underutilized space by using a storage bed

2. Add a dresser to spaces inside and outside of your bedroom

3. Create versatile storage units with nightstand drawers and shelves

4. Decorate and organize by using a side table

5. Use a console table to tidy up your living space in style


Whether you are looking to create a serene and organized bedroom retreat or to optimize your living room for maximum functionality, this guide will walk you through the process step by step, offering expert tips and insights along the way. Let’s get started with these five organizational tips.


1. Use a Storage Bed

A bed with storage underneath is an ingenious bedroom storage option that takes advantage of often underutilized space. A storage bed, equipped with convenient underbed drawers, eliminates the need to rummage through a jumbled mess of items that have accumulated under the bed over the years.


It offers a hassle-free solution, ensuring easy access to specific items without the need to bend or reach under the bed. The spacious drawers make it simple to store extra sheets, blankets, seasonal décor, or any other essentials you need tucked away but readily available.


A storage bed is also a perfect solution for smaller living spaces, where every bit of space counts.


Rustic solid wood bed with storage drawers underneath


2. Add a Dresser

Real wood dressers are incredibly versatile pieces of furniture that can be used in various spaces within your home. In addition to using them as bedroom dressers, consider using them to declutter other areas.


In your home office, a solid wood dresser can store files and office supplies, keeping your workplace organized and stylish. You can also add a chest dresser to your entryway or living room not only as a surface to display your favorite décor, but as a catchall storage space for miscellaneous items and essentials.


Tall dressers in particular are excellent for maximizing storage in smaller spaces since they open up more floor space, making your home feel more spacious and organized. There is a world of opportunities for dresser use beyond clothing storage in your bedroom that can make your space more organized and more stylish.


Solid wood 6-drawer dresser in walnut with green wallpaper and round mirror


3. Create Extra Storage Space with a Nightstand

A nightstand is more than just a place to rest your nighttime essentials, and it offers a variety of creative organization options. A wood nightstand with drawers can easily be transformed into a jewelry organizer by simply adding a drawer organizer or it can be a technology hub, housing all your remotes, chargers, and other technology essentials that can otherwise be easy to lose.


Alternatively, a night side table with shelves can serve as a bedside library or by adding bins, a storage spot for miscellaneous knick knacks. Beyond its organizational capabilities, a bedside table offers a perfect spot to add personality to your bedroom with unique décor.


Solid wood nightstand with drawer in pecan in neutral bedroom with twin bed, basket wall, and floral wallpaper


4. Organize with a Side Table

A small end table with storage can be both a decorative piece and an organizational piece in your living space. You can use the tabletop of your side table with storage to display plants, lamps, and other décor, while you can use the built-in shelving underneath to house books, storage bins, and other items that might not have a designated space elsewhere in your home.


You could also repurpose the table for your home office to house your printer, printer paper, electronic devices, and other office supplies. The storage and organizational possibilities are endless with this multifunctional piece of furniture.


Mid-century modern side table with lamp and plant


5. Tidy Up in Style with a Console Table

Beyond their use as a decorative entryway table or hallway table to fill empty space in your home, wood console tables with storage can serve as a valuable asset for organization in various rooms in your home or apartment. In your dining room, a console table can serve as a buffet table, providing ample space for serving dishes and utensils during gatherings.


Additionally, you could transform your sofa table into a home bar, perfect for entertaining guests and keeping your drinks, glasses, and other bar essentials organized and accessible. Don't forget to add bins or baskets to the shelf beneath your entrance way table for additional storage options. This enhances your living spaces, maintaining their clutter-free appeal while preserving an elegant and modern aesthetic.


Solid wood console table with two ottomans underneath


Organizing your home with stylish solid wood furniture means you don’t have to sacrifice style to maintain a neat, practical, and well-organized living space. Whether you’re looking to declutter your bedroom or tidy up your living room, there is a perfect piece of solid wood furniture to help you do so in style.


At Plank+Beam, we offer storage beds, dressers, nightstands, side tables, and console tables that will perfectly organize your space in style. Crafted with beautiful and durable solid wood, our pieces are built to last and organize your home for years to come. By shopping at Plank+Beam, you can say goodbye to clutter and hello to a stylishly organized home with solid wood furniture.


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