Keeping Control of the Clutter: Storage Solutions for Every Room
If you’re anything like us, you get excited about the latest and greatest, whether that’s a new pair of kicks, a new buzzy tech gadget, or new home décor. But as much as fun as all that stuff is, it also takes up a lot of space.
If reselling or donating a lot of the clutter aren’t options (or the option we sometimes dream out: moving out to a new house to start fresh), smart storage is the solution to keeping your house organized. Check out these ideas that work for a range of spaces, from small loft apartments to multi-level houses.
Best for the Bedroom Closet
Seasonal Clothing: What do you do about winter sweaters when it’s their turn to hibernate? Tuck them away in this wooden vintage trunk or an ottoman with storage that you won’t mind displaying all year.
Clothing: Introducing your new best friends: Ladder bookcases. It can be used as a replacement for drawers or even a closet. It’s a perfect way to show off your cute clothes and accessories.
Jewelry & Accessories: Overabundance of accessories? Mirror jewelry armoires open up to reveal hooks and shelves for your collection.
For a DIY alternative you can use some spare nails, find some wall space, and hang your necklaces and/or hats.
Best for the Hall Closet
Seasonal Décor: Do you love decorating for the holidays? In the off seasons, you can store them in one of these handsome trunks. Or, get all three and stack them neatly!
Best for the Kitchen
Kitchen Gadgets & Wine Storage: Kitchen island tables bring more surface space, wine storage, and a kitchen table all in one.
Countertop Items: Group kitchen must-haves like all your coffee brewing essentials with baskets and trays that take up little of your kitchen’s surface space.
Best for the Entryway
Narrow Hallways: Mirrors give the illusion of more space and brings life to your entryway’s walls
Bags & Shoes: An accent piece like one of these charming benches to not only bring a chic look to the area, but also the perfect place to sit while you put on your shoes before you run out the door
Jackets & Scarves: This piece offers a smart design with a place to hang jackets, store scarves, and keep all your out-the-door essentials ready and organized.
Bonus: Best for Pet Owners
Create a space for your favorite furry friend in any room of your house with one of these pet station pieces! Let your puppy snooze next to their leash and toys.
These ideas just scratch the surface of the world of space-saving style. What are your favorite ways to save space in your home?