Chic, Organized Home Office for Under $100
Clear the clutter and create a beautiful and uber-organized desk area on a budget.
E-mail This Page to Your Friendsx
A link to %this page% was e-mailed
Add Interest With Color
Paint and wallpaper (just a small amount will work) are two inexpensive options for spicing up a bland bookcase. To save money, use paint you already have on hand (mix a dark color with primer for a toned-down version) or purchase a sample size container. Other stylish options: sheet music, fabric, gift wrap or natural cork. Tip: Because this is such a small area, consider using a bold pattern or saturated color here.
Shop for Storage
The bulk of the budget will be spent on storage containers. Shop discount stores for magazine holders, lidded boxes in assorted sizes, expandable file folders and other containers to hold the items you wish to store. Simple designs and classic colors are best. Try to pick just one color for a clean, unified look.
If your purchased containers come with a label, use this as a template when printing computer-generated font onto patterned scrapbook paper or make your own handwritten versions.
Small space decorating can be a big challenge. Steal these smart ideas to transform your cramped and colorless bedroom or home...
Small space? No sweat! See how one Brooklyn couple maximized their loft apartment for ample room to work from home and sleep...(14 photos)
Your home can be beautiful and pet-friendly, too, with these pointers from design experts.