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24 ideas to maximize storage space in your home

Ritika Tiwari Ritika Tiwari
Industrial style garage/shed by Regalraum GmbH Industrial
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Incorporating enough storage in your home is essential to keep it well organised. Most of us have a lot of space that goes to waste because we do not utilize well. To give you an idea of how you can maximize your storage and organizer space here are 24 pictures that we have put together.

1. Coat hanging

MN Residence Scandinavian style corridor, hallway& stairs by deDraft Ltd Scandinavian
deDraft Ltd

MN Residence

deDraft Ltd

Installing coat hangers near your main entrance can be a great way to use the wall and make it multifunctional.

2. Under staircase storage

The space beneath your staircase always goes to waste so building a custom storage unit can be a perfect idea.

3. Corner drawers

Grosvenor | Luxury American Walnut Kitchen Modern kitchen by Davonport Modern Wood Wood effect

Grosvenor | Luxury American Walnut Kitchen


The corners of your kitchen counters usually do not have any kind of storage facility but by creating corner drawers you can use the available space.

4. Wall mounted kitchen rack

industrial  by The Plate Rack, Industrial
The Plate Rack

Mighty Plate rack

The Plate Rack

The best way to store your kitchen utensils specially plates and mugs is by opting for a wall mounted kitchen rack just above your sink.

5. Open shelves

By creating open shelves in your kitchen wherever possible you will be able to store small items with ease.

6. Utility hooks

Utility handles like these are ideal for storing kitchen cleaning equipments like scrub and brushes near the washing area.

7. Well arranged fridge

Lifestyle and Product images Minimalist kitchen by Fisher & Paykel Minimalist
Fisher & Paykel

Lifestyle and Product images

Fisher & Paykel

By utilising the space well in your fridge you can increase the storage capacity of the refrigerator manifolds.

8. Laundry hanger

Laundry Room Modern corridor, hallway & stairs by Clean Design Modern
Clean Design

Laundry Room

Clean Design

If you have a washing machine in your home then using the space above it to install a laundry hanger can be a great way to keep your clothes neat and clean.

9. Wall hooks

by Yonoh

Installing similar hooks like seen in the picture on everyone will give you space to hang small items like baskets, handbags, and even your scarf.

10. Wine rack

Wine cellar beneath contemporary staircase Modern wine cellar by Space Alchemy Ltd Modern
Space Alchemy Ltd

Wine cellar beneath contemporary staircase

Space Alchemy Ltd

The space below your staircase can also be used to create a customised wine rack to hold on to your collection of liquor.

11. Wall mounted shoe rack

These open wall mounted shoe racks are ideal for storing your shoes and keeping them in reach at all times.

12. Pen organizer

The best way to store your pens on your study desk is by investing in a similar looking pen stand that has multiple slots.

13. Multi-functional table

Tables like these can be used as makeup storage and dressing units which makes them a multifunctional option for your home.

14. Under bed storage

There is enough space under everyone's bed and by incorporating storage below it you will be able to maximize the area.

15. Cupboard rack

modern  by Exploit Space, Modern
Exploit Space


Exploit Space

These iron racks are easily available for cupboards which can help you keep your wardrobe well organised by separating the smaller pieces of clothes.

16. Hangers knobs

If you have a narrow walk-in closet then these small knobs can be used as hangers and can maximize your space to the fullest.

17. Jewelry organizer

Every woman has a jewelry cabinet and buy investing in a drawer organised you can keep your precious jewelry well preserved.

18. Drawer organizer

minimalist  by Lamco Design LTD, Minimalist
Lamco Design LTD

Bespoke tie drawer

Lamco Design LTD

These drawer organizers can also be used for storing your day to day essentials like ties, belt, and other similar knick-knacks.

19. Dressing table

These multiple-draw dressing tables can be ideal for your master bedroom specially if you love to spend time in front of the mirror dressing up.

20. Designer wall shelves

These designer wall shelves or open cabinets can be an ideal choice when it comes to utilizing the vertical space.

21. Corner cabinets

modern  by Martin Greshoff Furniture, Modern
Martin Greshoff Furniture

Attic room cupboards & shelves

Martin Greshoff Furniture

If you have a lot of corners in your home then these angular cabinets can be a perfect way to utilise the dead space.

22. Ceiling storage

By building sleek shelves on your ceiling you will be able to store things that you do not use regularly.

23. Baskets

Adding baskets to your cabinets can be a great way to keep things well organised and you can also divide them into different categories.

24. Tool organizer

If you have a lot of tools in your home then these wall mounted tool hangers can be an excellent idea for your garage.

Check out our ideabooks for more storage tips

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