Looking for small space storage solutions, and other smart finds to help you maximize every square foot? Look no further.
Maximize under the bed – and hide it. Store items you won’t frequently access, like extra blankets or off-season clothing, in closed containers. This will keep dust off and will keep things organized. Make sure to choose containers with easy open lids, so you can access your items with ease. If the space under your bed looks crowded, a bed skirt is a great way to disguise your mess.
Organize your drawers. Rescue those overstuffed drawers from chaos, and your dresser top from its destiny as a drop spot for junk. Give each drawer a category, and stick to it. Drawer dividers are a great way to keep small items like socks organized, instead of just in a giant pile. Stash odd items – sunglasses, jewelry, and receipts – into a place for everything Lucite grid tucked in a top drawer.
Find unused space in your closet. Even tight closets can be kept in check with helpers like bins and hanging shelves. Instead of stacking your shoeboxes on top of each other, slim plastic shoe boxes stack compactly and you’ll be able to see each pair. Hanging canvas shelves offer an inexpensive alternative to built in shelving and is a great way to maximize space. Another one of our favorite tips is to use thin hangers, which take up a lot less space than wooden ones.
Use double duty. Select appropriate furniture for your space. Instead of using a small table as a nightstand, choose something with a drawer or shelf. This will give you that little extra space you’re looking for.
Behind the door storage. Who would of thought behind the door was a great storage place? There are all kinds of behind the door, hanging storage solutions that keep everything from scarves to shoes to ties organized.
Hopefully these small space storage solutions, keep you organized and clutter free in 2017!