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Forum topic by Lester posted 2020 days ago 2878 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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2020 days ago

My wife wants me to make her a mail organizer for her desk. Do y’all have any pics or good ideas?

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#1 posted 2020 days ago

You mean like a bill organizer?

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#2 posted 2020 days ago

I really like this one but my wife wants something a little more simple.
She’s looking for something with dividers for 4 weeks.

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#3 posted 2020 days ago

My wife had me make one that had 2 bays that hangs on the wall. Both bays are sized to hold business envelopes. I misplaced my camera, so if I find it I will try to get a snapshot.

Its just a tall back with 3 tapered dividers (2 end caps and 1 in the middle) and the front piece is a 1/2” shorter than a standard business envelope. She has some organization system that involves standing them up or putting them in length wise.

She seems really happy with the outcome/system.

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#4 posted 2020 days ago

Here is the design I use to organize my bills. Feel free to copy. :-)

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#5 posted 2016 days ago

Charlie, that is the best design yet. :)

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#6 posted 2016 days ago

I like that one a lot, but I have that model already and she wants something a little nicer.

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#7 posted 2015 days ago

Have I ever told ya all, all the things that can be done with an old record rack, you know the ones that were made when there 45 rpm records?

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