Hardworking multi-purpose areas like the family room benefit from a core principle of clutter control: containment.
Heading clutter into containers makes sense in a shared space like the family room. Using open containers to group and store stray objects keeps order in a busy space.
Consider ideas for clutter containment today in the New Year Cleaning Challenge.
Dentists recommend swapping out toothbrushes with the season--well before they're worn out. Run decommissioned toothbrushes through the dishwasher, then toss them in the cleaning tote. They're ideal for reaching small spaces and scrubbing around faucet handles.