Cheap and Easy Christmas Storage Solutions

With a few items you probably have laying around the house, you can create your own Christmas storage solutions. Keep those Christmas lights and ornaments un-jumbled and ready to use for next Christmas!

Items Needed:

  • Cardboard Boxes
  • Scissors
  • Plastic Bins
  • Glue (Hot Glue or Super Glue)
  • Plastic Cups

Light Reels

christmas lights

Steps:

  1. Take a cardboard box and break it down to make it flat. Using scissors, cut the cardboard into as many foot by foot squares as you can.
  2. Cut a 1/2 inch slit at both ends of the cardboard.
  3. Slip one end of the light strand into the slit to keep the strand in place.
  4. Wrap the lights around the cardboard and slip the other end of the lights into the other slit.

Ornaments Organizer

ornaments

Steps:

  1. Take a cardboard box and break it down to make it flat. Using scissors, cut two pieces of cardboard to fit into a plastic bin.
  2. Apply glue to the bottom of the cups and begin placing them in rows on the cardboard.
  3. If you have fragile ornaments, we recommend wrapping them in paper, before placing in cups.
  4. Stack the cup racks in the plastic pin.

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