I am so excited to show you how I was able to organize the bathroom on a budget and you can too. I did each of the organization tips that I mentioned in Mission Master Bathroom Organization Part 1. I used my bathroom inspiration and tips from Apartment Guide to help me. It was so nice having direction. Otherwise it would have been very overwhelming.
When we left off I had taken everything out, cleaned it completely and sifted through what I wanted to keep. I was excited and shocked to see how much I was able to dispose of! I found creative ways to organize the items I did keep by using things around the house and a few dollar store items. This organization project cost me less than $10! Here are some highlights of my newly organized bathroom.
Use Dollar Store glass vases and containers for small items:
Small items like q-tips, make up brushes and oral care products can be stored nicely in vases or decorative glass containers. These all came from the Dollar Store. They add beauty and they keep things tidy.
Use baskets for storage and beauty:
I found both of these baskets in other areas of the house. They add beauty, texture and storage. I am using them to store towels, books, wash clothes, etc.
Use an old egg carton as an organizer:
Don’t throw away that egg carton! Take the top off and use each piece as a drawer organizer. The bottom section is perfect for small items! Keep them in their place and save time!
Use a shoe or laundry storage as additional space savers:
I was not using either of these storage items in the closet. They are perfect for extra toiletries, hand towels, toilet paper, etc. It keeps things off the floor and looks tidy.
It is amazing what cleaning up and organizing a space can affect the way you feel! I feel so peaceful in my bathroom now. I no longer feel anxiety about the space and a desire to leave as soon as possible. It is now a cozy retreat where I can relax and refresh.
I am so happy that I took this challenge from Apartment Guide to organize my bathroom and share it with you. Apartment Guide is not just for those who live in apartments as you can see here. Whether you’re living, looking or moving, Apartment Guide offers tips on how to organize your apartment and make the most of your space on the Apartment Guide blog. If you’re ready for a whole new space or looking to move, ApartmentGuide has the photos, floor plans, features and tips to help you search for the perfect apartment community. Apartment Guide provides a handy apartment cleaning checklist to help revamp your space.The tips listed above can be helpful in all spaces! Here are some other helpful links that I used:
- How to Organize Your Bathroom
- Optimize Space in a Small Apartment
- 17 Cleaning Essentials for Your Apartment
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