5 DIY To Make Your House Run Efficiently in 2019

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Step up your home this year with these DIY projects!

Great DIY Organization Projects For Your Home

It's finally 2019, which means it's time to start the year off right! There are plenty of ways to make your house run more efficiently this year and, ultimately, make your life a lot easier. How do you make your house run more smoothly? Try out a few of these DIY projects that will make your house run a lot more efficiently!

We've found a few different DIY projects you'll definitely want to try out. Between creating a family command center for everyone to use and reorganizing your bathroom with simple DIY projects, you'll have a more efficient household in no time!

1. Make A Chore List

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When you have a job, kids, classes, and other responsibilities, it isn't hard for chores to fall by the wayside. When you get home after a long day, it's often the first thing to get neglected. Sleeping and eating are more important, but there is a way to make it easier for you to get your household chores done each week: by using a chore list!

Creating a chore list are helpful for a few different reasons. They give you a visual list of everything you need to get done and allows you to check things off as you go. Chore lists also help you break down all the chores you need to get done into more manageable segments. It's a lot less overwhelming to know you don't have to get everything done in a single day or two. Customize your chore list to fit your household and needs.

2. Create A Command Center For Your House

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Having a busy life means having a lot to keep track of, including schedules for everyone in the house, bills, mail, grocery lists, and more. Making a command center for your house will help keep your household running a lot more smoothly. It will help you keep clutter to minimum, allow you to more easily find some of the things you use all the time like your keys and purse, keep the entire family up to date on everyone's schedules, and more. Command centers are very handy in busy multi-person households.

Some helpful things to have in your command include:

• a calendar

• a dry erase board

• a notepad

• paper bins

• whatever else suits you!

There's no one-size-fits-all for command centers. You'll just have to see what works best for you and your family to keep you more organized in 2019!

3. Give Your Kitchen An Organized Makeover

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The kitchen is arguably the center of the home. It's where many family interactions take place, where the food is cooked, and familial love grows. You probably want your kitchen to run as efficiently as possible. The way you can do that? Try out a few DIY kitchen organization ideas to turn your cluttered kitchen into a functioning space.

There are so many different ways to organize a kitchen and everyone likes their kitchen set up a little differently. You may have to do a little trial and error until you find what works best for you, so it may take a little time to set up the way you like.

4. Make A Family Binder

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At first glance a family binder might seem a lot like a home command center. After all, they do share some similarities. While the family command center stays at home, a family binder can be taken with you anywhere. If you have to go to a doctor's appointment, it is easy enough to put it in your bag and go. Of, if you need to leave your house quickly, you'll be able to grab your binder full of important documents on your way out the door.

Some things you can include in your family binder are:

• important receipts

• birth certificates

• immunization records

• health records

• insurance information

• anything else important

5. Redo Your Bathroom

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Like the kitchen, we spend a lot of time in our bathrooms. Most bathrooms are on the small room and never have enough storage. We're usually stuck making the most of it. There is a way to make your bathroom more functional though - DIY organization for you bathroom!

Bathrooms vary so much from house to house, so you many have to score the internet for ideas that will work best for your space. Keep trying until you find what works for you. Before you know it, you'll be on your way to a much more organized bathroom!

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