How to Create the Perfect Household Command Center

In a household, importance is placed on making sure everything gets done, schedules are adhered to, rules are followed and things are put away in an orderly fashion. A command center is a perfect place for this all to occur in your home. These can look different for every household as each has their own wants and needs. On Hometalk, there are many command center ideas, ranging from a family command center to command centers in general.

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Why a Command Center?

What is the point of this central location for communication in the home you might ask? Hometalker Theredpaintedcottage shares that when you have children with demanding

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Why a Command Center

Tips for a Family Command Center

For Hometalker Camille Walker, there are a few important tips to follow for a family command center. They include having a designated space for shoes/jackets/ bags,

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Family Command Center

Creating a Message Board

An important aspect of any command center is having a place to leave messages to others in the household. Hometalker Sharon Saw shares how she created her own

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Message Board command center

An Artistic Cork board

Another great use for a command center is to let your artistic skills shine through by expressing yourself to your family and also any visitors who might see, just like

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Artistic Cork board command center

Command Center Ideas

What are the elements that make up a command center? For Hometalker Sondra, there are many that make up her family command center in the mudroom. It includes two distinct

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Command Center Ideas

A Command Center Wall

This mom of four has created the ultimate family command center… and it’s taller than she is! Hometalker Beneath My Hearts used a giant chalkboard as her command center,

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Command Center Wall

Kitchen Command Center

The kitchen is one of the most common places for a command center, which is why it comes as no surprise that this is Hometalker At Charlotte’s House second command center

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Kitchen Command Center

Mail Sorter

Another command center that is focused on storage, this project uses wire bins hung on nails in the wall to gather different documents in the house. Hometalker Ashley @

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command center Mail Sorter

Clutter No More

Getting rid of clutter was this Hometalker’s mission and one that she took quite seriously. This can definitely be seen by her mail sorter tower, which is made up of a

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command center Clutter No More

A Command Center With Style

While a command center is all about organization, it doesn't mean you need to sacrifice the design of your home. For Hometalker Alaya, it was about finding the perfect

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Command Center With Style

A Discreet Command Center

For a more discreet command center, a cabinet can become the ideal locale – out of sight for anyone else. Hometalker Jamie used a medicine cabinet, which she has modified

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A Discreet Command Center

Simple yet Effective

While a command center has the potential of taking up an entire wall or even a room, there is something to be said about simplicity and creating something that works for

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Simple yet Effective command center