Nothing is more frustrating to see than a home office that is cluttered. Besides being a deppressing site, it deters you from being productive for the whole day. Why is that so? Instead of focusing right away on the things you need to work on, you first spend a couple of minutes to half an hour looking for the things you need to start with your task.
Free yourself from that cycle by organizing your home office. Wait. Put that eyebrow down as there are ways you can do this without burning holes in your pockets. Here they are.
Utilize what you have - You need not buy all the containers and holders for organizing your files and stuffs. Improvise with the things around you - shoe boxes, cookie cans, etc.
Drop by your neighbor's garage sale - Say, you have some bucks to spare. Look for second hand items which can serve you right.
Select big storage boxes - In the department store, purchase the storage boxes. They can hold as much files and other items. It can save you from buying a set of smaller ones which might cost more in the end.
Do not buy storage items that are not on sale - This is self-explanatory.