DIY Filing cabinet makeover - epoxy to attach cheap frames from walmart, painted entire thing using homemade chalk paint in swiss coffee color, then added new hardware and finished it with minwax paste wax to guard against scuffs and scratches.
Altoids mints come in metal tins. When mints are gone use tins for storage of small items. Make label for the end of tin. Store across the front end of desk drawer. Good idea for office or teachers. Great idea when I become a teacher!
Use milk bottles for pencil storage Recycle plastic milk bottles in to pencil holders. Grab a craft knife and recycle your large plastic milk bottles in to pencil holders. Extra points if you go all OCD and file them by colour.
Need to add file bin(s) to our backpack station. Keep the table and counters clear of homework papers and avoid losing important assignments. I like the lower hanging hooks for backpacks. Could add these to our mudroom.
Small Bathroom Storage Ideas - Bathroom Organizing Tricks and Tips - Good Housekeeping stack bins to use up every inch of your cabinet's height — and save space for organizers hanging on the backs of the doors.