When it comes to keeping things organized, the usual mantra is to close them up and keep them hidden, sorted, and leaving everything looking neat. Perhaps with the exception of a piece of accent decoration. This usually doesn’t work with a play room, as part of the fun of having one is to display all the cool games, books, toys, and various other memorabilia in full view. The issue then comes with how to keep toys organized for the ultimate in playroom organization without collapsing into chaos. Here are some tips on creative playroom organization without becoming a chore to clean.
All hail the cube shelf
If you want something that stores things while looking classy, the cube shelf is stop one.
Apart from the wall-mounted shelving we mentioned earlier, there’s often tons of vertical space in a playroom that goes unused. Floor storage in the form of store and slide plastic tubs can fit under cabinets, couches, day beds, tables, and shelves.
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Whether boxes with built in dividers or the new options with removable dividers, these containers will help organize toys and toy bits and pieces keeping drawers, tubs, and other storage that could spilling their contents every time they’re opened or jostled. Another option is do-it-yourself options using spare cardboard and plastic dividers to create a storage units. If you’re not a fan of plastic storage, these systems do come in wood options.
About Guest Author: Calvin Wong writes for BoardGamePrices.com. As a writer and writing teacher, he loves games where a strong narrative emerges from elegant systems. He is constantly thinking about stories and storytelling in games, on stage, and on screen.