Ready, aim, tidy! 8 ways to store Nerf guns

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If bulky blasters and foam darts are waging a war on your floorspace, then we have reason to believe that a Nerf gun invasion is happening at your house. And there’s only one thing to do – fight back with Operation Tidy Toys!

Whether you strike while your kiddo is out, or launch a cleaning attack in the dead of night, victory shall be yours, with some back-up from the Mum’s Grapevine Facebook Community.

Here are 8 ways to store Nerf guns. Your target is in sight (aka tidy minimalism!)

Level pegging

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Nerf guns like to peg darts at unsuspecting targets (parents), so a peg board seems a fitting home for them. (via Inspiration Made Simple)

Rail-y the troops

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Another option is to hang the toys from S hooks and rails. These are from IKEA and your kiddo’s collection will look fine and Scandi when the zombies arrive! (via She’s Crafty)

Extend their shelf life

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A couple of IKEA shelves, some acoustic foam and draw liners are all you need to keep unruly Nerf guns in line. Of course, some colour-changing lights never go astray. (via Pinterest)

Rack them up

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With a wire rack for the guns and baskets for the darts, there’s no clear and present danger of mess. (via Pinterest)

Show them the door

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Step up to the Nerf gun storage challenge with this over the door shoe rack. (via Moore Magnets Organize in Style)

Bin them

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Although some parents may toy with the idea of dumping Nerf guns in a garbage bin, avoid World War III by keeping them in a storage bin. (via The Happy Housewife)

A pipe dream

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Dart out and get some PVC pipes, because this vertical storage solution will wash away all your Nerf clutter cares. (via Pinterest)

Convert a cupboard

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If your family is handy with a hammer, then why not upcycle some old furniture and hide… we mean, store… your tyke’s arsenal in there?

Want to know more?

Join the conversation over on our Facebook page and see how other mums are tidying up Nerf guns… click below!

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Click to see how other mums are tidying up on the Mum’s Grapevine Facebook page.

(Feature image via Youth Downloads)

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