Reader Tip: Quick & Cheap Record Collection Organizer

We love hearing how readers solve problems around the house — we've all had those aha! moments where we find a simple solution to a small problem that has plagued us for too long. It's a very satisfying feeling and one that is even better when you share it.

Jill sent in her recent smart solver…

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She writes: I'm a baby boomer who has wrestled with my record album collection for the last 20 years. My bookcases are open on the sides and no matter how heavy my bookends were my albums always slid sideways when I wanted to play a record. But no longer!! I've used wooden organizers for plates and my albums stand erect.

If you want to give this idea a try, we found a couple of similar plate rack options online:
Organize It - Bamboo, 15.25", priced at $9.99
Stacks and Stacks - Maple, 13", priced at $22.

Thanks for the tip, Jill!