Say goodbye to toy clutter. It is easier said they done. Now that you have a lot of kids playthings around the home, organization is key to eliminating the toy clutter. How do you organize and rotate so children do not get bored with there beloved toys? The answer is organization which has different meaning to each of us, especially from a child’s view point. Plastic storage boxes, plastic tubes or toy boxes work great.
The key is try to organize by category, for example, boys love trains so you might take the train tracks, trains, plus the accessories and store in a plastic container with a lid. This is one ideal solution and easy way to keep it all together, as compact as possible. This helps to eliminate the frustration of looking for the playthings all over the house when they want to be played with.
For girls who love dolls, this works equally as well, especially because of all the little parts associated with doll play like, combs, brushes, doll clothes, doll shoes, and a large array of other accessories.
When it’s time for creative play involving paint, paper, scissors or crayons there are lots of ways to keep these tools organized. One of the best solutions on the market are activity storage carts that organize with built in features like storage compartment, shelves and drawers.
By organizing toys by category you can easily rotate play things by theme. Children tend to get bored with there possessions so a monthly rotation can bring new play life to an object. Especially if the child forgot they even had even owned the item. Children are intrigued as they rediscover old toys. They might even be surprised that they forgot how much they really enjoyed playing with it. You will be delighted seeing your child having fun as you watch them play as though they were seeing it for the first time.
Having a toy box is great and they look wonderful in a play room or bedroom plus they help eliminate the clutter by teaching children to put there toys away when play time has ended. Sometimes, when a child opens the lid and finds all different types of toys in the box they can become overwhelmed and do not know what to play with first, that’s why organizing by theme works wonderful.