Whether we like it or not, technology has become an integral part of our lives, and without a handy charging station organizer to keep everything in place, you could find yourself tangled up in all those charger cables. Between our phones — both for personal home use and for work — tablets, smart watches, Kindles, and laptops, it can be hard to keep on top of everything unless you have a designated charger station spot.
What is a charging station organizer?
We've got into the habit of lugging our device chargers around with us from outlet to outlet, inevitably losing or forgetting where we put them, and then spending inordinate amounts of time looking for them throughout the house. A charging station organizer is a contraption that houses all of your chargers and cables in one tidy place, and has become almost as important as the devices we need to charge. Choose somewhere in the house to put your charging station organizer (perhaps your desk, probably not your nursery closet) to keep all your chargers and cables together, organized, safe, and in good condition, ensuring that you’ll never have to look around for a charger again.
Do you need a charging station organizer?
Having only one mobile device is considered minimalistic nowadays and, if you are one of those people, you might not need a charging station. If, however, you have more than one device, then you would do well to get a charging station organizer before things start to get out of hand with all of those charger cables. Nobody wants a tangled mess of cords!
How to Make a Charging Station Organizer – DIY
For anyone with some extra time on their hands and a knack for arts, crafts and DIY, this video is chock-full of some great ideas for a do-it-yourself charging station organizer. For instance, you can use washi tape and a permanent marker to label your charging cables, or make use of empty toilet paper rolls to keep cords apart from each other. (Or, why not try making a DIY makeup organizer or DIY jewelry organizer to keep things tidy?)
If, however, you don’t have time to make your own charging station, but just want your life to be more organized as soon as possible, check out our 13 top picks for the best charging station organizers.