It seems to always happen. During a birthday party, Christmas morning, late in the evening after you've just returned from the store......you need a battery. You dig in the junk drawers / bins....you need three AAA, but only find a few AA and a D. UGGHH! (Confession: Previously, I've have been known to take those out of "less played with toys" / remotes / battery operated Swifter / etc... to put into new toys.)
Enough!! I came across these cute three drawer containers at Target - perfect size to hold a good number of batteries and yet small enough to store with my "stock" shelves above my washer and dryer.
|7 inches wide|
|7 inches tall|
My favorite drawer is the "speciality" drawer. If I'm going to the drugstore / Walmart for a watch battery - buy two or three and save a trip. If your kids have a special toy or musical book - do the same!! Garage door openers / keychain remotes for cars.......Saves time and gas.
The other drawers are the basic battery sizes "AAA", "AA", "9V", "C", "D" - the drawers are clear to I can easily "inventory" if I'm making a run to a "bulk" store to stock up or if I see a good sale and / or coupon.
Its a very basic idea - but honestly, one of my favorite "conveniences" in my house :) I feel if I can solve one "headache" at a time in my house, I'm a much