Girlbosses should be armed with home office organization ideas because you know–we hustle anytime, anywhere, including our homes. I’m pretty sure you’re looking for hacks that will inspire you to revamp your office at home. Look no further! Here are incredible hacks from Pinterest for your home office!
The idea of organizing may be exhausting to most people but it’s essential to having a clutter-free space and a clutter-free mind. Plus, it’s actually a fun process when you get to the part of customizing everything! I, for one, actually look forward to going through my stuff and see what I can keep, take away, and make for a better-looking office.
20 Home Office Organization Hacks We Love From Pinterest
Did I mention these hacks are summed up from Pinterest? Yes, these awesome hacks are from a site that we all love! It isn’t just a website of images or videos but a catalog of ideas. You can find so many ideas from it, even the ones you never thought of before, like say…giving your office a makeover? While constantly pinning home office organization hacks, I then realized my office had to get cleaned up and refurbished. And now, I’m sharing it with you! These are cool and amazing home office organization hacks we love from Pinterest!
1. Dish Organizer for Binders
This awesome home office idea is made possible by something from the kitchen–a dish organizer. Who would’ve thought a dish organizer has another function? Now your table isn’t going to look like it has a mountain on it with your binders all piled up.
2. Labels for Wires and Cords
One of the most irritating things in the world? Wires and cords getting mixed up! They’re not only irritating, they can be dangerous too. You can’t just plug and pull a wrong wire or cord. So, one quick and easy hack for your home office organization is to have your wires and cords labeled with their corresponding gadgets.
3. A Jar for Your Receipts
If you are someone who likes to keep receipts from every purchase to recheck and keep track of the expenses, you might want to try this hack. Jars are not just for cookies, you can use them to keep tiny pieces of papers too. Your table will be clear as the coast now. You may get your stylish jar from amazon.com too.
4. Magazine Rack for Paper Clutter
Get rid of paper clutter! Papers here and there. Aaah! You just want to throw them all but you can’t. Good thing this idea came to life. Declutter papers and documents with your old magazine rack.
5. Wire Grid Rack for Your Workspace
Corkboards are overrated. Get creative and clever this awesome hack for your home office organization. All you need is a wire grid rack from amazon.com, that you can put on your wall for reminders, inspiration quotes, photos, and calendars.
6. Toilet Paper Rolls for Wires and Cords
Storing wires and cords can be difficult as they get tangled easily and their sizes are always different. Sometimes, you even tend to lose them. This inexpensive hack will save your day. Save up your toilet paper rolls and place them in an empty shoe box that you don’t use anymore. Decide how your storage box will look like depending on the wires or cords you have, and they’re kept safe! Easy peasy!
7. Spice Rack for Office Supplies
Another awesome hack to keeping your school supplies is by using a spice rack for your office supplies. If you want every school supply to be organized in one station, this is what you need. Use your spare spice rack or purchase one from either amazon.com or ikea.com.
8. Filing Trunk to Organize Books and Magazines
Every home has books and magazines. Aside from having them in your living room, of course, you will find them in your home office. Sometimes, they take too much space or give you an eyesore. Make use of your old trunk to house your magazines and books.
9. Over-The-Door Shoe Rack to Stash Your Things
If you want to get other office materials stashed in one organizer, an over-the-door shoe rack can sort them out. You can put anything in it: scissors, headphones,tapes.. anything! Keep your desk clean by trying this awesome hack.
10. Rainbow Effect on Books
If you don’t want to keep your books or magazines in a filing trunk, have your shelf organized instead. Arrange your books or magazines according to color. Try to achieve a rainbow effect using your books and give your home office space a pop of color (rainbow?)! You might also want to try DIY from diyready.com if you have the time!
11. Organize Tasks with Sticky Notes
Post-it notes are essential in every office. These are tiny pieces of paper that you use whenever you want to be reminded or take note of something.Did you know that this paper can help you organize your schedule? Learn how here!
12. Dry-Erase To-Do Board
Aside from having sticky notes for things you need to do, you can also make use of your glass frames. Replace its background with a design you want for your to-do board, and you’re good to go! Plus, you only need tissue to erase finished tasks. How cool is that?
13. Clothespins for Schedules
Another awesome idea to have your home office decluttered is to have your important weekly appointments pinned using clothespins. You can find this at any department store near you. You can also choose any design that you want that matches your office space.
14. Hide Wires and Plugs
Another hack for your home office organization is to hide your wires and plugs inside a box. Take one cardboard box and cut a vertical line on each side. Then, properly place the plug in it with the wires.
15. Organize Cords
Expand the use of binder clips. Use them to untangle or organize your wires or cords. You just have to clip them at the side your table, and voila! Your desk is now organized–with no clutter of wires or cords all over.
16. Muffin Tin Organizer
No, you are not going to bake muffins. Using a muffin tin can be useful in organizing and hiding tiny objects. Place it inside your drawer and keep your table clean from all the mess. You may also use any divider that will fit into your drawer.
17. Organize Letters with a Shutter
E-mails are used nowadays to relay messages. But, letters are never far gone. Letters contain important messages which you don’t want to throw away. In case you need a solution on how to keep your letters in your sight, try using an old shutter to hold all your precious letters (a.k.a. bills).
18. Cart Your Stuff
A cart can hold anything to clear up your table. With all the clutter removed, you can now work with comfort. Plus, it;s perfect if you like moving from one workspace to another.
19. Pendant Lights for Your Workspace
Table lamps can also cause clutter in your home office. Not to mention, it also takes space from your table which makes is a little bit awkward when you’re working. But of course, you need light to see things clearly, that’s why instead of using these lamps, have your space lighted up with pendant lights that shine over your workspace. You may find beautiful pendants from a home depot near you or you can buy them from amazon.com.
20. Hide Printer
A printer is a very important device we all have in our offices. If you have a drawer near your office area, then you might want to clear one where you can hide your printer. And there, you just saved a space!
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Did you also love our home office organization hacks from Pinterest? I bet you did! They were so easy but really cool! (They also didn’t break the bank, right?) Your office isn’t just up for a big makeover, you’re in it to make it tidy and neat too! If you want to have your closet organized, we also have this awesome article from diyready.com to organize your closet! Now your home office just got amazeballs and pin..wait for it..teresting!
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