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【Wedding Expo】10 Home Organization Ideas for Newlywed Couples

Friday, July 28, 2023

【Wedding Expo】10 Home Organization Ideas for Newlywed Couples

Venturing into the world of marital bliss and the anticipation of moving into a new house bring about a whirlwind of excitement for newlyweds. This adventure often comes with an influx of wedding supplies, such as piles of wedding cards, reception decorations, gifts and hampers, and photo books – you probably still have a lot on your list especially when the Wedding Expo is coming this August, a time when all the lovebirds are swarming to check out different wedding catering, videography, gown rental services, and more.

Effective home organization is vital for creating a stress-free and aesthetically pleasing home that both you and your partner will appreciate. Read on to discover the top 10 house organization ideas/ tips for tidying your new home for good!

Top Home Organization Ideas

Tip 1. Introduce Storage Furniture

Storage furniture plays a pivotal role in optimizing space in your new home. Consider furniture with storage capabilities such as beds with built-in drawers, ottomans that open to offer hidden storage, or coffee tables with shelving. They greatly enhance your house organization and ensure convenient access to items whenever needed.

Furniture Storage

Tip 2. Establish Boundaries

As you are moving into a new house together, it is important to maintain individual spaces within your shared home. Establish boundaries by designating specific areas for individual belongings. This can be as simple as having separate closets, desks, or even bathrooms. Even if you are sharing a closet or bathroom, utilize drawers, cabinets, or organizers to effectively sort your belongings. This way, both of you can enjoy a sense of personal space. Just because you have stepped into marriage should not require sacrificing your individuality or right to privacy.

Tip 3. Repurpose Existing Pantry Spaces

Here are some creative house organization tips for optimizing your pantry:

Turn your shelves into drawers: Pull-out drawers allow you to pack your pantry full of food supplies without having to worry about losing your pasta sauce in the far back corner you cannot reach.

Hang a pegboard: Bulky pots and pans can eat up a lot of your shelf space. Free up these shelves by installing a pegboard on an unused wall, which makes your cookware and kitchen utensils easy to grab.

Stack slide-out plastic containers: These can be a lifesaver for storing grains, breadcrumbs, rice, and nuts. Custom containers that slide out of the shelves offer easy access, ensuring a more efficient cooking process. Plus, using clear containers allows you to see exactly what is inside, saving you the time of hunting for specific items.

Kitchen Tools

Tip 4. Add Baskets

Baskets are one of the must-include home organization ideas. They instantly declutter and provide a stylish touch to any living space. Use large baskets to stow blankets, pillows, and toys, and smaller ones to organize pantry goods, laundry linens, or office essentials in your house.

Tip 5. Install a Rod

Rods are not only for curtains. They can be used for hanging storage in various areas of your home, from creating a modern open closet system to offering a wall-mounted rack for coats in the entryway or even as a space-saving drying rack.

Tip 6. Utilize Hooks

Hooks are incredibly versatile and convenient for home organization. Use them in the entryway for keys and bags, in the bedroom for hats, or in the bathroom for bathrobes and towels. Hooks are a fantastic addition to enhance your house organization by providing extra storage capacity on, for example, walls, doors, and closets.

Tip 7. Store Items on Floating Shelves

If you are one of those people who need to glance through all of your clothes and accessories before going out, display them – purses, suits, skirts, heels, sneakers, necklaces, etc. Building open shelves to keep your clothing collections on display is not only aesthetically pleasing but also allows you to store them in a more modern and effective way. Save this home organization idea to keep your items highly visible and accessible to streamline your daily routine.

Tip 8. Hide Clutter Under the Stairs

The space under your stairs is a hidden gem for storage. Utilize this often-overlooked area to stow away sports equipment, winter gear, or any other bulky items that can clutter your new house when you are moving in with your partner.

Hidden Storage

Tip 9. Declutter

Despite all the house organization tips, the most effective way to maintain an organized living space is to declutter regularly. Review your belongings after moving into your new house, and let go of items that no longer serve a purpose or bring joy.

Tip 10. Utilize Self-storage

When space in your home is at a premium, consider self storage. As the largest storage facility in Hong Kong, RedBox Storage offers an extensive range of services, including smart self storage, door-to-door storage, business storage, and more, helping families and businesses to stay clutter-free. Whether it is the wedding gifts, skincare and beauty products, or other miscellaneous items that you get from the upcoming Wedding Expo, you can temporarily store them in our versatile, hassle-free storage units to free up more living space.

Regular storage

Maximize the harmony of your shared space to impress your partner by following these effective house organization tips, including utilizing self-storage to its full potential.  Request online availability of our lock-up units and visit our booth G25 at The 111th Hong Kong Wedding Fair for more.

Event: The 111th Hong Kong Wedding Fair

Date: 11-13 August 2023

Venue: HKCEC Hall 1

Hours: 12 pm – 8 pm

Booth no: G25

See you there!


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Our storage solution makes de-cluttering your residence simple and stress-free. For however long you need space, we are here to help. Whether it’s extra furniture, sporting equipment, seasonal clothes or an extensive collection of rare antique books, RedBox Mini Storage has a friendly storage solution custom-made for you. With our storage facilities located near metro stations, it couldn't be more convenient. Just tell us about your clutter and we’ll advise you the rest of the way. Your valuables are always valued in our care.

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