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Organizing Your Pet’s Space When You’re Renting a Home in Breezy Point

Breezy Point Tenant Spending a Lazy Afternoon with Their DogBreezy Point pet owners know that caring for a dog, cat, or other animals also means having an assortment of pet-related things. Beds, toys, dishes, leashes, and more can quickly become a cluttered mess unless you have a way to keep them organized. There are numerous original ways to keep your pet accessories under control and easy to find. By using one or more of these tactics, you can easily keep your pet’s area organized and your home clutter-free.

Pet Feeding Station

A great way to keep your pet’s area clean and attractive is to create a pet feeding station. A feeding station can have a bin for food and treats, hooks for leashes and accessories, and a pull-out drawer with food bowls. This way, everything will stay neatly in place. You could even buy or repurpose a cabinet, side table, or other pieces of furniture, something that will go well with your existing décor.

Walking Station

One more great way to keep your pet’s accessories organized is with a walking station. Consider using pet-themed wall décor, hooks, decorative baskets, or other elements to create a place to hang accessories and keep essential items in one place. Then, when it’s time to take your dog, cat, or even an iguana out for a stroll, you’ll have everything you need.

Under-Bed Storage

Pet beds can take up a lot of floor space. Why not maximize your square footage by making some storage intended to fit underneath a pet bed? With a few bins or drawers and some creativity, you could create a bed frame that has space for storing toys, grooming supplies, and accessories. By using drawers, you also put all your pet’s things neatly out of sight when not in use.

Creative Storage Ideas

Even just choosing to go for some attractive storage bins or baskets can go a long way toward keeping your pet’s area organized. You could make use of a set of nesting bins or baskets to collect items of different sizes. These can be placed neatly in a corner or tucked in a convenient spot. Or maybe invest in an ottoman or chest that can then be used for toys and other items. Ottomans and chests can do double-duty as great furniture pieces in a living room, adding aesthetic appeal while keeping your pet’s things all in one place.

If you’d still need more space, you could even repurpose an old armoire, cabinet, or other pieces of furniture to use for pet supplies. Pre-owned furniture pieces are usually easy to find and inexpensive to buy and can be painted to match your home’s interior décor.

De-Clutter Regularly

One of the most effective ways to maintain an orderly pet area is to de-clutter on a regular basis. Donate or throw out old leashes, broken toys, and any food items your pet won’t eat. Only keep the items that you and your pet use often. Consider donating anything in good condition to a local rescue or shelter. In this way, you’ll help out other pets and have fewer things to keep organized at the same time.

Are you looking for the perfect pet-friendly rental? Real Property Management Deluxe has the place for you! Once you’ve found the perfect home for you and your furry family member, contact us online or call us at 218-454-7368 to schedule a showing.

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