A common flaw in entryway organization systems is size: Bins, baskets and trays tend to be too small to handle the reality of busy households. Instead of beating yourself up about overflowing containers, do yourself a favor and get some bigger ones. Dedicate one nice, roomy basket to each member of the household (including the dog) and grab an extra while you’re at it to hold items for recycling.
The beginning of a new year (and decade) is a wonderful time to make a fresh start at home. If you’d like to feel more organized but don’t have the time, energy or need for a top-to-bottom tidying spree, any one of these 10 projects could be just enough to give your space a boost.
1. Improve Your Entryway