Tips on Storing and Organizing Your Holiday Decorations

When it comes to decorating our homes for the holidays, a lot of us dread having to dig our decorations out of storage. It’s not because we hate decorating, but rather because we know that the decorations are going to be in a total state of disarray. Here are some tips on how you can store and organize your holiday decorations the smart way.

Invest In Containers

Cardboard boxes might seem like a cheap storage solution, but they’re really not ideal for the task. Cardboard boxes aren’t airtight, allowing dust and even insects to get into your decorations. Furthermore, since cardboard is so flimsy, it does nothing to protect your belongings from the elements. That can be problematic, as many of us store our decorations in attics or basements that can become very cold and hot. Instead, invest in some large plastic bins with lids that allow you to store …