Power strip and mobile phone charger. The power strip will come in handy because you'll probably clear one little area to keep chaos at bay and wind up plugging in a lot of various things, like lamps, a laptop, your iPod dock and more.
These Cable Labels that look like little acrobatic figures are supremely helpful. Write the name of an appliance on the little face, attach to the corresponding cable, and never have to tear every single cord out of the outlet behind your TV or computer ever again. I have used several approaches like bread ties or "plastic tags" but they fall off. So I am interested in paying $7.50 for these. 5 per pack.
Contemporary Cable Management by Etsy Universal Dock and Charging Station by Undulating Contours - $24 This sleek universal charging station marries style with function. I’d use it to keep the cables for my family’s computers, iPods and iPhones neat, untangled and accessible.