Clutter has a nasty habit of creeping up on us. It doesn’t take longer than a week or so for table surfaces to disappear, kids’ bedrooms to look like war zones and kitchens to become total disaster areas. During the school holidays it’s even worse, with homes turning themselves upside down in a flash.
It’s all very well trotting out the old phrase about everything having a place and being in it, but unless you’ve got a system to keep things organised it won’t work. Luckily, you don’t need anything complicated or expensive; just a little extra storage space makes tidying up quick and easy: