Bill Pay Board

Keeping our bills organized is my job these days.
So I made this easy bill organizing board to help me out.

It is a tall skinny cork~chalkboard that hangs inside the coat closet.
I had these round cork boards that I bought for $1 at Job Lots last year.
They had a super ugly pattern on them so I painted them white. Applied vinyl words at the top of each. Painted them with chalkboard paint, then removed the vinyl words. That gave me a label for my bill categories.
I used some scrap wood to attach them together by drilling a pilot hole on each side of the wood and cork board. Drilled in a screw to attach them in a row. I used D rings and framing wire to hang it.
I used one screw at the top of the door center to hold it in place.
(the burlap you see behind the screw holds my mirror on the other side of the door)
Added a muslin bow over the framing wire at each side.
That was it.
Our bills are mostly on auto pay but I am still a “check it off the list” kind of girl.
When the bill comes I have a place to put it and make a note to myself about the due date/pay off..etc.. 
Then I can close the coat closet door and forget about it!
Paying bills isn’t fun but at least this helps me keep them organized.
I like making organization boards…CLICK HERE to see more.
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Sandi~A Cottage Muse

So cute!

Shanon at Vintage Sparkle Chic

Great idea! I am also a check it off the list kind of girl.~Shanon

Bliss

Annnnnndddd, this one gets pinned to my chalkboard board.Bliss

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest

thanks so much for adding me Holly to google plus. Now I can visit and comment…so glad. Or I would have missed this clever and adorable project. Love it. 🙂

reFresh reStyle

Love it. I hate paying bills, but this would make it so much easier! Great idea!Debbie

Christine Vandormolen

way cool Holly. Now that is a door with a statement…btw I saw your pin on our President and some of the mean comments…especially that lady that wrote she lost some respect for you..now that is just mean…I hope you didn't take it personal. Really people like that aren't even worth the energy to get upset over!

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions

And to think I'm using a day planner, Holly! : ) This is a cute and easy viewing way to see what is due and when.

Patty Sumner

Holly, you always have the most beautiful ideas..love your \”bill pay\” board…I also love that it is hidden in the closet behind the pharse..\”happy\”. Love all your home ideas… Blessings!

Cozy Little House

You have some of the neatest ideas!Brenda

NanaDiana

What a cute and good idea. I love it and you did a wonderful job on it- xo Diana

chateau chic

Great idea and way to stay on top of things when you're running a household.Mary Alice

Elizabeth (Blue Clear Sky)

That is a cute piece and I can see it for so many uses.

Susan @ homeroad.net

That is gorgeous! I don't know about the bill paying part Holly but the design and the round chalk boards with the old wooden sides is awesome!Susan

pballard

Great idea. I am trying to get organized to on paying bills.. My husband is getting involved and coming up with some idea's. So happy!