Every house has that area where they collect school work, bills, and random tasks that help keep a family organized.
This space is even more chaotic if you, like me, work from home!
Here are some Genius Mom-Office Ideas to help you organize your office space, and your lives.
Genius Mom-Office Ideas
Home Office Inspiration
Organize those cords with TP tubes and washi tape. You can color coordinate and label the sections to help you remember which cord goes to which device. via Our Thrifty Ideas
You don’t need to break the bank in order to get an organized and clean house! Check out how this blogger updated her office with scrapbook paper, spray paint, and tape. Love how tidy it looks! via Two Twenty One
I bet you never thought of using a rubber band like this before – you can bind a set of pages into a book with this nifty hack! via Lifehacker
A collection of nesting boxes will help rescue and organize even the most disastrous of junk drawers! And they look cute. via Modish and Main
How to Organize a Home Office
Are your files chaotic? Maybe you are keeping them too long, or holding onto the wrong things. Here is a great list of office tips and ideas to help you prioritize what is important to keep or toss. via Simply Fabulous
Create a command center near your desk. Often mom’s desk is the catchall place for all things paper and schedule related for the whole family. Take the stress off and create a “zone” for your kids stuff near your desk. via Unoriginal Mom
Are you a notebook hog? I have three notebooks, and you will rarely see me without my journals and planners. Create a pen kozzy to help you keep track of your page and writing tool. via Made to Be a Momma
Make your own pocketed travel notebook to keep all those loose notes and business cards in one place. via Simple as That Blog
Do you have a flexible office? And need some flexible storage? This is perfect for folks who are setting up a mini-brainstorming session at a coffee house, or who need something portable. Watch how you can make a paper accordion office supply station. via Crafting Geek on Youtube
Don’t have space for a full out office? You can make an “office zone” in your kitchen. Add a charging station for all your devices at the back of the drawer. via Houzz
White boards are super handy. You can create lists or reminders, and when your are done, cross them off! Every family needs one on the desk and another near the front door! You can make a white board from picture frames. via Two Twenty One
Make super cute DIY drawer dividers out of cereal boxes! Brilliant, right? via IHeart Organizing
DIY Home Office Ideas
Need extra space on your desk? How about making some clip-on baskets to add some extra storage. via Brit + Co
Help keep wires that you don’t need access to regularly, tidy. Add a pocket behind your desktop monitor. Put the wires there when you aren’t using them. via Instructables
Strap a power strip to the leg of your desk to minimize the number of wires trailing across the floor. via Organizing Made Fun
Transform a chest into a mini-office. Complete with a file cabinet, corkboard note section, and boxes with office supplies. via Apartment Therapy
Make your decor work for you! Paint a wall in your office with black chalkboard paint. You can brainstorm, keep track of dates, and keep important info – all in view. via Decoist
More Organization Hacks
Don’t stop in your home office! If your house is like ours, keeping a home organized is a process that encompasses the whole house – from the top to the bottom! Here are more ideas to help you declutter and organize your whole home.
Related: We LOVE this declutter course! It’s perfect for busy families!
- 10 Gorgeous Free Printables to Get You Organized
- Organization Hacks for Purses and Diaper Bags
- 15 Ways to Organize Your Medicine Cabinet
- Get your Garage Organized Once and for All.
- Best Secrets for a Well-Organized Kitchen.
- How to Declutter your Basement
Leave a comment: What are some ways that you keep your home office functional and organized?