Living Room Organization: Big Bookcases Try creating a floor-to-ceiling bookcase, then place furniture in front of the bookcase. This will help organize your living room and give you more room to store books, movies, and lots of other small items. You can use bins to store toys on the lower shelves.

The living room/family room has a lot of different uses, which might make it the hardest area to keep organized. House Beautiful has three ideas that will help you keep it clutter-free.

If you come across something that belongs in the living room but has no proper place, create one. So, if there are several remote controls scattered about the room, pick a convenient spot to gather them every time. The coffee table, the TV stand, it doesn’t matter exactly where, as long as the location works for you.