A Trip to the Dollar Store and You Can Get Your Whole House Organized ...

I know you love the dollar store and I know you'd love a home or dorm room that was fantastically organized. So we can combine having everything neat and tidy with saving money. Fantastic right? I've pulled together a whole slew of organizational ideas using items from the dollar store with minimal DIY effort involved to put them to work.

1. DIY File Rack

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Metal display easels, pencil cups, and butterfly clips.

2. Organize Tupperware and Storage Containers

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Use plastic bins.

3. Store Purses

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Who knew shower hooks could be so useful?

4. Linen Closet Make-over

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So simple.

5. Inexpensive & Cute Bathroom Storage

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Towel bars, dollar store baskets & strong ribbon

6. Draw Organizers

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Use baskets to keep your makeup, cosmetics and toiletries in order.

7. Smalls Storage

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S hooks and dollar store baskets

8. Easy Kitchen Organization

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Get dividing those drawers to keep sachets and small things neat and easy to hand.

9. Battery Storage

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You can usually find all manner of divided plastic containers at a dollar store.

10. Puzzle Storage

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Use zippered pencil pouches to organize puzzles instead of storing the bulky boxes. Cut off the image from the front of the box and store it.

11. Extra Storage and Shelf Space in the Kids' Bedroom or Playroom

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Told ya it was minimal DIY!

12. Fabric Storage

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For all you sewers out there. Make use of a trouser hanger.

13. Nail Polish Storage

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Those pocket organizers are useful for so many things. Did you already think of this?

14. Jewelry Organizer

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Accordion hooks make great hangers for jewelry as well as coast.

15. Pan Storage

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Storing all different sizes of pans and bakeware is a nightmare ... usually.

16. Door Storage

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Make the use of doors with narrow baskets from the dollar store.

17. Hair Pins and Bits

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simple magnetic strips = simple storage solutions.

18. Charging Station

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Go to the dollar store. Pick up a shower caddy with suction cups. No more counter clutter.

19. Plastic Caddy

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Such a neat idea to keep your car clean.

20. Refrigerator Makeover

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Yes - even your fridge can have the dollar store treatment.

21. Nail Polish Organizer

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An alternative use for a spice rack.

22. Budget Pantry Makeover

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You could be the proud owner of a pantry like this.

23. Box Storage

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Simple and cheap cardboard boxes are great for organizing just about anything. You will need to buy the wire storage frame though.

24. Closet Solution

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All those tanks on one coat hanger!

25. Metal Dollar Store Planters

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26. Spray Painting

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When you’re spray painting, to contain the overspray, use a dollar store garment bag.

27. Jewelry Holder

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With the smallest amount of effort, you can make cutlery trays into storage for your jewelry stash.

28. Hair Tools

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An ingenious use for a magazine file.

29. Home Medical Kit

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Where would you put all that stuff if you didn't put it in an over the door pocket organizer?

30. Game Organization

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So much easier than trying to keep loads of boxes of all different shapes and sizes neat and tidy.

31. Car Organizer

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A couple of cheap hanging organizers and a few strategically placed Command strip hangers will help you to perfectly organize supplies in your car or minivan.

32. Keep Hair Ties Tidy

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With the help of a shower ring.

33. Keep Your Cords Tidy

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Pick up a pack of binder (bulldog) clips at the dollar store and you're good to go.

34. Keep Jewelry Organized While Traveling

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Use a plastic pill organizer.

35. Kids Art Supplies

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A muffin tin and plastic cups - oh so easy.

36. Tights Tidy

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Use Command Strips to put up a magnetic strip, glue magnets onto clothes pins. Works for scarves and belts too.

37. Twine Dispenser

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Pick up a sugar dispenser the next time you're at the dollar store.

38. Store Wrapping Paper

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Did you ever think to keep your gift wrap in a garment bag?

39. Under the Sink

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Short tension rods can double the useable space under your sink.

40. Use All the Dead Space

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Screw little wire baskets which are actually pencil holder drawer thingies to the sides of the pantry to hold spices and other stuff.

41. Power Strip Organization

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OMG - I so love this. Power cords are the bane of my life.

42. Organizing Underwear

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$1 Photo Organizer for underwear drawer

43. Crayon Organization

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Finally! A use for popsicle trays other than for popsicles.

44. Store out of Season Clothes

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Then you just need to find somewhere to stack up the bags.

So are you ready for a trip to the dollar store to be the most super-duper organized house on the block?

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