10 Organization Projects to Tackle on Your Next Snow Day

If you don't love playing in the snow, do these projects to organize your entire home instead. (Stock up on supplies now!) 

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You may be feeling the winter blues, but we can all agree there is one good thing about this gloomy season — snow days! They're the perfect time to settle in with DIY projects. (Once you've had some hot cocoa, of course.) Here are 10 organization DIYs for every room in the house. Pick up the supplies now so they'll be ready the next time you hunker down!

THE KITCHEN

Magnetic Kitchen Wall Storage

Stainless Steel Kitchen Boards With Magnetic Canisters

Stainless Steel Kitchen Boards With Magnetic Canisters

Transform empty kitchen wall space with functional, magnetic display boards made from stainless steel.

Use steel roof flashing to hold magnetic kitchen essentials.

Stylish Coffee Bar

DIY Coffee Bar

DIY Coffee Bar

Need a space-saving solution for your collection of coffee mugs? Save valuable cabinet and countertop space and make this DIY display for about $25 in just one afternoon. Hang it on the wall, add some coffee-making essentials and create a chic self-serve coffee station.

Photo by: Jen Woodhouse

Jen Woodhouse

It only takes an afternoon to build this self-serve coffee station.

THE BATHROOM

PVC Pipe Storage

Budget-Friendly Bathroom Storage Using PVC Pipe

Budget-Friendly Bathroom Storage Using PVC Pipe

Repurposed plumbing fixtures make modern storage for your toilet tissue or other bathroom accessories.

Photo by: Sam Henderson

Sam Henderson

A great option for a guest bath, this TP storage idea works double as wall art.

Vintage Towel Rack

Spigot Handle Towel Rack

Spigot Handle Towel Rack

Antique spigot handles are repurposed to make this charming towel rack that will bring function and personality to any bathroom.

Photo by: Marian Parsons, Mustard Seed Interiors

Marian Parsons, Mustard Seed Interiors

It's time to stop hanging your wet towels over the shower rod. Make this stylish, vintage rack with spigots instead.

THE LIVING ROOM

Upcycled Bookshelf

Wooden Crate Storage Shelf

Wooden Crate Storage Shelf

This easy-to-build storage unit is a great way to upcycle old crates while creating a functional, one-of-a-kind piece for your home.

Photo by: Marian Parsons, Mustard Seed Interiors

Marian Parsons, Mustard Seed Interiors

Put old crates to good use as a bookshelf to add style to your living room.

Make This: Rustic Bookshelf

Upholstered Storage Ottoman

Tufted Coffee Table Storage Ottoman

Tufted Coffee Table Storage Ottoman

Turn an old coffee table into a stylish storage ottoman. It will be big enough to use as a coffee table with a tray, as extra seating, or just a great place to prop up your feet at the end of the day. The handy lift lid reveals plenty of storage for throws, books, or board games.

If you need that extra storage space to stash throws or kids' toys, create a hidden compartment in your ottoman.

THE BEDROOM

Video Gaming Station

Build a Video Game Station

Build a Video Game Station

Create a video game station with all the necessary conveniences.

Photo by: Sam Henderson

Sam Henderson

Organize all gaming equipment using budget-friendly materials like galvanized piping and plywood.

Hanging Desk

Build a Folding Desk

Build a Folding Desk

Create Your Own Folding Desk

Photo by: Sam Henderson

Sam Henderson

A folding desk is a great home office solution for even the smallest of rooms.

Make This: Hanging Desk

THE GARAGE

Cleaning Tool Holder

DIY Garage Broom Holder

DIY Garage Broom Holder

Make a budget-friendly broom holder for your garage using scrap wood and pipe straps.

Photo by: Melissa George

Melissa George

Store your large cleaning tools on the garage wall with this storage system made from pipe straps and scrap wood.

Ceiling Storage

Save floor space in your garage by storing hardly-used items in storage bins hung from the ceiling.

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