There are many benefits of organizing; at its most basic, establishing organizational systems can help to reduce stress. Being organized will also save you time and money, and free up valuable storage space in your home or workplace. (It can also be really pretty — just check out Target’s new Brightroom collection.) At CNN Underscored, our goal is to guide you to the everyday products and services that help you live a smarter, simpler and more fulfilling life, and we believe that organizing is a critical part of that mission.
Our goal is to help you organize any of the physical and digital spaces in your life — a closet, the kitchen, your home office. To inform this collection of articles, we sought out professional organizers, homemakers and time management experts to find the best products for organizing any type of space or thing, and to bring you their best tips and tricks for living an organized life.
The trick to making divided storage solutions work is to look for ones that are adjustable so that you can tailor the organizer to fit your specific needs. This organizer will keep food storage lids tidy, and its five adjustable dividers can hold round, rectangular and square container lids up to 9 inches in length or diameter.
Both the hook and the shoulders of slim hangers are slimmer than standard hangers, so they truly do maximize closet space. And, unlike plastic hangers, most slim hangers are covered in a nonslip velvet so delicate items like silk blouses stay put rather than sliding off the hanger and getting rumpled — or worse, ending up on the closet floor with your shoes.