22 Clever Storage Solutions

I’m always on the hunt for clever new storage solutions and for new ideas on how to make the most out of the storage I already have. There are some really fantastic ideas floating around out there and I’ve gathered 22 of them in the gallery below.

Click through for a little inspiration on how to cut the clutter in your space!

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  • Appliance Storage 1 of 22
    Appliance Storage
    Hate having appliances hanging out on your countertop? Hide them like this!
    spotted on Houzz
  • Bathroom Storage 2 of 22
    Bathroom Storage
    Here's a clever little built-in for some extra storage in the bathroom.
    via Houzz
  • Using What You’ve Got 3 of 22
    Using What You've Got
    Organizing wrapping supplies and creative spaces can be a challenge, here's a little over-the-door inspiration.
    via Better Homes and Gardens
  • DVD Storage 4 of 22
    DVD Storage
    Ugh, DVD storage can be such a pain. Tuck them away smartly in these labeled storage boxes instead.
    see a few more smart ideas from Better Homes and Gardens
  • Hair Tools 5 of 22
    Hair Tools
    I love built-ins and this is a smart solution to the age old problem of where to stash those pesky hair tools.
    via Houzz
  • Home Office Storage 6 of 22
    Home Office Storage
    Keep track of those small office supplies with this clever solution.
    thanks to Better Homes and Gardens
  • Under Sink Storage 7 of 22
    Under Sink Storage
    Take advantage of all that wasted space under your bathroom vanity. Pull out drawers are a great solution!
    spotted on Houzz
  • Cooking Tool Storage 8 of 22
    Cooking Tool Storage
    Take control of those cluttered kitchen tools with a built-in drawer.
    another Houzz find
  • Mason Jar Storage Solutions 9 of 22
    Mason Jar Storage Solutions
    Make use out of some Mason jars with this clever DIY storage solution.
    find all the info from Lovely Little Details
  • Book Storage 10 of 22
    Book Storage
    Using IKEA spice racks (though I hear they're hard to come by!) for book storage is a great idea.
    via Domestic Simplicity
  • Stair Landing Storage Solutions 11 of 22
    Stair Landing Storage Solutions
    I've seen a lot of great ideas for under stair storage drawers but taking of the landing is something new. I like it!
    via Expressen
  • Under Stair Pullout Shelves 12 of 22
    Under Stair Pullout Shelves
    Take advantage of all that unused space!
    via The Meta Picture
  • Under Sink Organization 13 of 22
    Under Sink Organization
    Hang a tension rod to get those cluttered spray bottles out of the way, smart!
    spotted on Apartment Therapy
  • Craft Supply Organization 14 of 22
    Craft Supply Organization
    Save your old soup cans and make yourself a smart storage solution for art supplies.
    via HGTV
  • Shoe Organizer For Art Supplies 15 of 22
    Shoe Organizer For Art Supplies
    Use an over the door shoe organizer to wrangle all those art and crafting supplies, there's a place for everything!
    via Hello Little One
  • Under Bed Storage 16 of 22
    Under Bed Storage
    Here's to taking a platform bed one step further by adding pop-up capabilities to maximize storage. Pretty crazy but cool don't you think?
    via Sweet Home Decorating
  • Trundle Toy Storage 17 of 22
    Trundle Toy Storage
    Adding dividers for some extra organization is a great way to take advantage of a trundle bed.
    via iVillage
  • Ball Corral 18 of 22
    Ball Corral
    Take back your garage by constructing yourself one of these handy dandy ball corrals.
    find all the details here from Family Handyman
  • Laundry Room 19 of 22
    Laundry Room
    Low on laundry space? Take advantage of that area above your appliances by adding some shelves for supplies and a curtain to hide everything when they're not in use.
    from Martha Stewart
  • Pool and Yard Toy Storage 20 of 22
    Pool and Yard Toy Storage
    Re-purpose a pallet by using it to store pool or yard tools.
    via Junk Market Style
  • Toy Bench and Storage Solutions 21 of 22
    Toy Bench and Storage Solutions
    IKEA Expedit shelving is so versatile and functional. Put two together with a cushion for seating and baskets for storage.
    find all the info on this DIY from I Heart Organizing
  • Raised Window Seat 22 of 22
    Raised Window Seat
    Adding a raised bench in your kid's room offers all sorts of possibilities for storage and organization.
    from Better Homes and Gardens

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