Clever Space-Saving Solutions and Storage Ideas

Think you don’t have enough storage in your home? If there’s a nook or cranny not being used, then there’s plenty of room to expand. Get creative ideas on how to maximize storage by making the most of your home’s existing space.

1519059193392 (1)
Photo by Robert Peterson, Rustic White Photography

Surprise Storage Under the Stairs

The first two steps of the stairs have clever drawers that offer storage for items used for the kitchen and great room, like linens, extra blankets, decorative pillows and gloves.

1503579929506 (1)
Photo by Sesha Smith, Convey Studios

Built-Ins Create Stylish Storage

These built-in bookshelves provide both open and closed storage. Built-ins are the perfefct spot to display books and photos, creating a stylish storage solution.

1400977349795 (1)

Wall-Mounted Ironing Board

Utility is the name of the game in this neutral laundry room. A murphy-style ironing board stores this laundry room essential, so when not in use it can be folded up to save space.

1420754544315 (1)
Photo by Matthew Williams

Wine Glass & Bottle Storage

A custom built-in provides ample storage in the open dining room and sets the stage for entertaining. This piece integrates storage for both wine bottles and glasses in a simplistic fashion.

1527784496796 (1)
Photo by Regan Wood Photography

Mudroom Cubbies

In the mudroom, a rainbow of baskets makes a colorful and handy spot to stash everyday clutter: keys, phones, wallets. Underneath are wall hooks, benches and shoe cubbies, all of which allow bright sneakers and jackets to become a cheery part of the decor.

See the full DIY article…

Leave a Reply