Fun Way To Organize a Chest Freezer FREE Inventory Printables

We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Have you been wanting a simple inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer? Look no further! If you have a chest freezer you’ve no doubt struggled to keep track what the heck is in there. You also get tired of emptying it out to find stuff. Well, we figured out two simple and cheap ways to help you keep it orderly. You can do one or both! Plus, we have FREE INVENTORY PRINTABLES plus, extra ideas for your freezer like writing on the top with wipe-off markers. If you want more unique fun ideas for the kitchen we’ve got plenty including our Amazing Outdated Kitchen Transformation post which is FILLED with a variety of ideas including how to Build a Beautiful and Affordable Pantry Door Organize and how to Add Space & Convenience with a Simple DIY Pantry.

Learn How To Make a Chest Freezer Cover (shown on this post.)Learn how to make a chest freezer cover that lifts and can be painted or covered any way you like!  (It can also conceal an inventory list.)

Supplies

Printable Inventory Sheets PLUS Quotes

Download the FREE pdf inventory sheets along with some lovely quotes.We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Instructions

Though we have a small chest freezer it was still challenging to keep track of what was inside.We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We were SO tired of pulling stuff out to see what was in it.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We tried using plastic container to help organize it.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Unfortunately, those crack after being in the cold for so long.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

 

We purchased a tool of dry-erase contact paper. This one came with 3 markers and an eraser.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Then we purchased a set of colorful grocery bags. (We needed 2 sets)
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

After measuring our lid we place the dry-erase contact paper over the lid.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

The paper was trimmed to fit.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

The back was peeled off and CAREFULLY AND SLOWLY smoothed onto the lid.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Made the top look like new!
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Next, make a list of the categories you want to use and the color of bag you want to assign to it.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Grab your bags and start filling them! We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

If using the FREE Printable Inventory Sheets, fill them out as you load up your bags.We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We used GREEN for vegetables.We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Place the items in as orderly as you can.We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Decide what bags will be on the bottom. These are things you might not get too as often. We used BROWN for bread items, ORANGE for fruit and NAVY for ready-to-use items such as frozen leftovers.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

Place the next layer of bags on top of the first. We used PINK bags for plant-based and regular meats.
Dry erase contact paper

Utilizing the Lid for Inventory

We used a variety of Dry Erase Wipe-Off Makers and Wet Erase Wipe-Off Markers.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We opted to use Wet Erase markers in the appropriate colors (requires dampness to remove) for the headings and normal Dry Erase wipe-off markers for the food items.
We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

 

AWe figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

 

We figured out a fun simple and inexpensive way to organize a chest freezer! Plus, there are FREE inventory sheets to download!

One Comment

  1. SANDRA31650

    AWESOME IDEA!!! MAY I ASK WHERE YOU PURCHASED THE DRY ERASE CONTACT PAPER AS WELL AS THE MULTI COLORED GROCERY BAGS PLEASE?? I HAVE TWO 7 CF FREEZERS THAT NEED THIS BADLY!! THANK YOU FOR THE GREAT IDEA…SANDRA

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