Clear the Clutter with These Basement Organization and Storage Tips

Posted on: February 10, 2019 | by: Spaces Toronto February 19, 2019

While the basement is one of the largest rooms in the house, it also often the messiest. This space is commonly used to store out-of-season holiday decorations, mismatched pieces of furniture and items you plan on getting rid of but haven’t had time to yet. We get it, with all you have going on in the week, it can be difficult to find time to tackle the basement too. But when you follow a few simple basement storage and organization tips, the time you spend actually cleaning and organizing your basement can be minimal.

4 Must-Follow Basement Organization Ideas

  • Get rid of the old, broken and unneeded: Throughout the years, you may have been placing items in the basement with the intent of holding a garage sale or selling them online in the future. Well, it’s time to part with these items. If years have come and gone and you haven’t used them items, get rid of them. There are many Toronto donation centers that can use gently warn clothes, pieces of furniture, books, shoes and more.
  • Categorize your items: In order to make it easier for you to find your items in the future, categorize the placement of your items in the basement. For example, keep all household decorations in one location and sporting equipment in another.
  • Utilize basement organization containers and shelves: One of the best ways to keep your basement organized is to invest in an organization system. For example, purchase storage containers to be used to store past decorations, out-of-season clothing and more. Before packing the storage container away, be sure to clearly label it so you can find your items easier. These storage containers can be tucked away on shelves.
  • Continue to organize: One of the best ways to keep your basement organized is to continue to organize as you go. Once a month, set aside an hour or so to spend time organizing your basement.

Do You Need More Basement Storage Space?

As you’re organizing your basement, you may grow to discover that you simply need more storage space. A storage unit rental will increase your storage space and may help you to keep your basement and home more organized. Spaces Self Storage has storage facilities in Downtown Toronto on Eastern Avenue and Dupont Street. Whether you’re looking for just a little extra storage space, or need a full household storage option, we’ve got you covered. Spaces Self Storage has popular storage unit sizes including the 5×5, 5×10 and 10×10 storage unit. Our storage facilities are fully climate controlled, which will help to protect your items fluctuations in temperature.

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