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Printable Basement Storage
Inventory Form

Use this free printable basement storage inventory form to keep track of what you've got stored in this area of your home, for both short and long-term storage.

Today's #Declutter365 mission is to create a basement storage inventory to keep track and remind yourself of what you've got stored in your basement and find it more easily next time you need it. You can use this free printable basement storage inventory form {courtesy of Home Storage Solutions 101}use this Pin it button to save to Pinterest

A basement is a wonderful place to store all types of items that you need for both long-term and short-term storage.

However, the more stuff you have down there, and the less often you access it, the more likely you are to forget where you stored items.

To keep this from being a problem you should label all the boxes or other storage bins you put into storage, as discussed in more detail in the Basement Organization Challenge.

However, you can only get so much information onto a small label. That's where this basement storage inventory comes in handy.

Basement organization challenge

You can label and number each box or storage bin, as well as say a one or two word description on the label. Then, on this printable form you can add more description of what contents are held in each storage container.

You can write as much or as little detail as necessary on the sheet to help you remember the contents of each container when you need it.

Further, you can write the approximate location in your basement of the box onto the form, such as on the south wall, or on the shelves next to the water heater, etc. This can help you narrow down where the container is that you're looking for when you need to access something.

Once you fill out the inventory sheet save it in a safe place, such as with your other home inventory forms, or you could just save it in your home management binder.

Oh, and people have questioned whether this is worth the hassle if you've got a lot of stuff in your basement. I totally understand that mind set, but my response is -- if you can't be bothered to write down what you have, even in very broad terms, is it worth actually storing this stuff? Or instead, should you spend your time decluttering your basement so you have less stuff and have time to fill out an inventory for those items instead.

Here's Your Free Printable

Free printable basement storage inventory form that you can use to track and remind yourself of what you've got stored in your basement and find it more easily next time you need it {courtesy of Home Storage Solutions 101}
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Declutter 365 missions: 15 minute missions for your entire home

Once you declutter one type of item in your home I bet you'll want to declutter some more. After all, decluttering gives you a great reward for even a small investment of time and energy.

The Declutter 365 system is designed to help you declutter, over the course of a year, your entire house, with just 15 minutes of decluttering each day!

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If you haven't already, make sure to get your copy of this year's Declutter 365 annual calendar here (it's FREE!), find today's date, and do 15 minutes of decluttering on the day's mission. Then, repeat again tomorrow, and again and again. Over the course of the next year, if you do this 15 minutes per day, you'll declutter your whole house!

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Right now you're decluttering storage areas within your home, and there's a lot of stuff to declutter in these spaces.

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Here are some additional printable inventory forms on the site that you may find helpful.

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