5 Ways to organize DVDs & Blurays

This week’s organizational post is on how to organize your DVDs & Blurays. I have a substantial movie collection and with such a large quantity of movies organization is definitely important. Below are my top 5 ways to organize that I have tried and/or seen online with links to other posts from bloggers on DVD & Bluray organization.

aa196191ab99466cb69a4db5f4bc8361.jpgOrganizational method #1. LEFT. Separate and sort by rating. Photo courtesy of Iheartorganizing
Using plastic containers such a plastic shoe boxes sort all your films based on rating and place them in colored CD cases inside the plastic bins & label the bins.

Organizational method #2. BELOW RIGHT. Alphabetical order. Photo courtesy of Simply organized. Store the films in DVD sleeves and organize alphabetically in a storage basket.

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Organizational method #3.
Organization by genre. ABOVE LEFT. Photo courtesy of living well mom
.   Move the movies & the cover art into DVD sleeves and separate them by genre into decorated organization bins5cead2d4dc9872eccecc3153df122752

Organizational method #4. Organize in folders.RIGHT. Photo courtesy of cakefor2.                    Use whichever organizational method mentioned above (genre, alphabetical, rating) & store in DVD folders like those shown in the photo. **This is the method I use. 

Organizational method #5. Organize on shelf. BELOW LEFT. Photo courtesy of buzzfeed.  Use a shelf lift so that the back cases are  still visible. 4064c90b8fb2f8a5fdfb035ab27589c1.jpg

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23 thoughts on “5 Ways to organize DVDs & Blurays

  1. Joanna Brittain says:

    We have so many that number 3 would be perfect. I would have to con my husband out of the cases. He swears those sleeves scratches discs up. My trouble is every drawer and cabinet in the living room houses a dvd or bluray!

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  2. thecoffeemom0617 says:

    I love #2 and #3. WE have so many DVDs and Blu Ray disks and they always end up just kind of tossed inside of our entertainment stand with no organization at all.

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  3. Angela Ricardo Bethea says:

    As a military wife who could barely handle her busy schedule I am truly glad I came across your post. I love those different tips about organizing your DVD’s! What I like is to sort it out based on how I like the movie. I compiled all my favorites DVD and then separate those that I dont like that much.

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  4. Orana Velarde says:

    wow. we haven’t had dvd’s or cd’s for years. I guess it’s because we live traveling so those are just unpractical. I do like the systems you mentioned though! I used to have mine in a black zippered sleeve thing.

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  5. toughcookiemommy says:

    These are some great ideas for organizing your home. It’s something that I seldom have time to do but definitely need to do more often.

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