Get order in the children’s room – the clutter in the game room under control
If you have kids, then you know it: you feel toys dressed like the magnet to the metal. If you take the right measures, not only the Barby will look like home, but also your own totally messy.
But we have good news for you: there are a few simple measures, through which you can get the clutter under control at home and the children can romp with so many toys, as they want, but at home you can restore again relatively easy order.
In the first place you should integrate home matching baskets in key places, no matter whether it is the game – or to the living room. Do you know how to do it?
The project: Create order in the nursery by creating a container system for storing toys
Why: Is the best method for getting the proper appearance in the children’s room that, where it gives a place any toy.
Establishment of nursery themes: have a separate basket, for any kind of toys
Who do you need exactly this? The establishment of a shelf with buckets can be a wonderful DIY project. But there are also bigger projects, where you must buy new furniture or make custom-made. You could turn this to a Professional Organizer or a furniture designer. You could set also an ordinary Carpenter but actually in many cases.
The consultant for our article today is called Lisa Hershman.
What’s the cost, can be very different sums of money. She says. You can find a designer for every budget, but that will reflect the quality of the goods that are in use. The basket system for the toys can be very worthwhile investment as one, if you set a professional. The reason for this is, thereby making cases storage space in use in most, which you would not otherwise use.
The basket system for the toys can be very worthwhile investment as one
How does one do it:
Hershman said that the selection of baskets is often most important. One must think of it on the needs of children. The bucket must be low and transparent enough so that the kid can see what’s inside. Let’s take the frosted plastic bags as an example. You can add everything there, but at the same time, you can see clearly what is in there.
Play your little ones in rooms, which are also used by adults? Opt for opaque buckets, which are suitable for children of all ages.
Hershman strongly recommends the use of open bins without cover. In your opinion they are very practical in terms of cleaning. When the children are small, you should position the baskets in low places, where they can achieve this easily. So the children can this easily may come and again put them under the circumstances.
Parents often complain that their children do not clean up. But actually you could make them easier, if the baskets within easy reach.
In this room here, the company Natasha Barrult Design has transforms a simple console table in a memory muscle man for children’s toys. There, it has integrated baskets, which are suitable for many different age groups.
Storage powerhouse for children’s toys
Rattan containers have a raised aesthetic, which is suitable for different types of decoration. Hershman this solution implemented often in rooms, which are used by children as well as adults. If you however have non-transparent bucket, which look similar to, you must provide them with signs. If the little ones still not can read, you could use an alternative images and symbols.
After Hershman you should use the higher racks and units to store toys there, rarely needed, or that you must use only under supervision.
Rattan containers have a raised appearance
Hershman says that she loves the Board labels due to their flexibility. In this room here, it has distributed the larger sculptural elements (the horses) and the toys in their own boxes (games). It has gathered and provide them with panels smaller objects such as the tea party accessories and cars in opaque buckets.
If the kids still not can read, the coding with colors could prove super useful for the parents. Here, it is important that you correctly choose the colors for the various items. You can use this for the list of different owners. For example, the pink and the brother – the Blue items can have the sister.
Pink for girls and blue for boys
The storage containers can be made from very different materials. This one is not restricted by far linen fabrics and rattan. Hershman is the painted boxes from a craft store, where you can assemble blocks and Legos as idea.
Galvanized metal bucket in usage are in the project here. You made a very interesting and well thought-out project thus
In New York, where Hershman usually works, it proves very often difficult to find space for kastenänhliche container. Whose solution is: soft and tight storage units. She has decided here for shopping bags, which are bestrickt with the kind of objects which is included there. You are then attached on hacking at the back of the door. Although it is a bit expensive, parents must remove the pockets of hacking and help with clearing out, but while by and large is a great solution.
Even a clever solution – labeled bags
Hershman says that for this next project, which has realized, the mobile work surface the huge advantage. Often, she used old fashioned baskets for washing with wheels. You have a great industrial look and you can make much of their ability to move from room to room, benefits.
It is just “brilliant” the idea for the use of a Old-School red car
Sometimes you have with großvolümigen pieces to do, which are not always suitable. You can use boxes with a large painting on the front. Just in such large objects in this room were housed. So you must not store somewhere the smaller things as usually upwards. Because to do that often, to make the larger at the bottom.
Boxes with large paintings on the front
Warns Lisa Hershman , the method which you stored the toys behind closed doors, can result in that they are forgotten by the children. This method would work well for this reason especially for older children. In this method, the list with labels is particularly important.
Next, we see a room which has been created for the shared use of several generations.
It has added a curtain with paintings on an open cupboard
Typical project duration: bucket into existing shelves insert does by far not as long. Actually it is done within a couple of weeks. However, if one builds a new unit, the whole thing can take up to six weeks.
Permission needed: none / best time for the realization of the project: at any time
The final two pieces of advice from Hershman
Be honest with yourself or with the professional set. The project can meeting only as your needs and practical help. You will cannot change it, if it’s even finished.
Continue to follow when buying baskets always in the same style. The rattan baskets on the upper shelves in this room here show very different forms, but they were all created from the same material. (according to Amanda Miller Design Studio in Oak Park)
The first step is the most difficult:
The beginning is often heavier than the entire work. That’s why we want to assist also in this. Carefully consider which are the places where the children like to play and carefully measured the areas and the buckets, which they have provided. If you have the opportunity to do this, you should consult from a professional.