Smart Storage Ideas
Space-maximizing, clutter-minimizing solutions, products and projects.
A Total DIY Kitchen Redo in the Same Footprint
Hang cooking essentials from S-hooks on a stainless rail. We like the 21-inch-long Grundtal rail and five-pack of hooks at @IKEA USA
Smart kitchen storage solution: a glass rack. Use the underside of open shelves to store wine glasses and champagne flutes. Similar to shown: Oak Undercabinet Stemware Rack from @The Container Store
Deep drawers under this window seat hold table linens and picnicware. On either end are cabinets stocked with treats for the family's pets, who know exactly where to find them. | Photo: Mark Lohman
A Kitchen With the Same Old Footprint, Bold New Design
33 Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas - Good kitchen storage organization helps to make the process of cooking much more simpler and comfortable. You’ll be able to find and access all necessary things in a matter of seconds and that is really important. Some really neat ideas! hiding places, kitchen storage, storage organization, space saving, cooking utensils, kitchen ideas, drawer pulls, storage ideas, kitchen stuff
33 Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas | Shelterness
An old dresser sandwiched between matching bookshelves can give you the look of a ready-made ensemble at a fraction of the cost. The secret: Tying them together with a rich finish gives the impression of a single unit. Shown here: maple wood pieces stained in Minwax PolyShades Walnut.
10 Fun Furniture Makeovers
Rather than have a lot of canisters taking up valuable counter space, create drawers precisely measured to fit commercial stainless steel containers (available from restaurant supply stores) for your many flours, rices, grains, and other dry goods. | Photo: William Waldron
Kitchen Open for Business
A microwave drawer fits neatly beneath a wood-countertop landing area for keys and mail. | Photo: Susan Teare
A Cozy Kitchen With More Light, More Function
A multifunctional pine cabinet system keeps items filed and makes room for play on a sleek veneer tabletop. | IVAR cabinet, TORNLIDEN tabletop, @@IKEA USA
Color of the Month, July 2014: Sand
Help the eye flow by installing a custom shelf that fits under the sink and over the toilet. You'll barely even notice the exposed plumbing underneath. (But if you do, it matches the other fixtures.)
A Seaside Cottage Looks Small, Lives Large
A Total Bath Redo for $2,238
House of Turquoise: REEF Cape Cod’s Home Builder
Eradicate the need for cumbersome storage furniture by building in bureaus that blend in beautifully with the vanity. | Photo: Susan Seubert
Custom bathroom storage touches by this homeowner and DIY cabinetmaker include a niche for TP and a drawer for bath supplies that slides out of the vanity toekick. | Photo: David Fenton | thisoldhouse.com bathroom remodel vanity, small bathroom vanities, bathroom vanities diy, bathroom cabinets diy, vanities bathroom, bathroom vanity with drawers, bathroom storag, bathroom diy vanity, bathroom cabinet with drawer
Custom touches by homeowner and DIY cabinetmaker Tim Frazer include a niche for TP and a drawer for bath supplies that slides out of the vanity toekick. He built all the cabinet boxes and ordered doors to fit.
A Luxe, Light-Filled Bath and Laundry Update
All you need is few extra inches for an end cabinet that can store all your cleaning supplies.
End cabinet. This is the answer! - home -2- me
Two bedrooms became a master suite with a dressing closet and a separate walk-in closet. The custom island has a marble top, drawers, and fluted pilasters. A Victorian pier table and mirrored dresser are period-appropriate touches.
Period-Perfect Farmhouse is All in the Details
Whether you don't have enough closets or need a better way of organizing the space you have, this customizable PAX wardrobe from IKEA could be the answer to your dreams.
PAX Wardrobe - IKEA
We're loving this affordable, clutter-busting FINTORP storage system from IKEA. Great for craft rooms, home offices or kitchens.
FINTORP series - IKEA
A Whole-House Redo Becomes a Family Affair
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Homework helper: An under-the-staircase space provides storage for a shared printer and hole punch.
Basement Bonus Rooms
This clever nightstand has a secret! Space for a power strip and easy access to run the plug to the nearest outlet. Great for keeping your electronics charged and close at hand! Just $29.99 from IKEA. | thisoldhouse.com
SELJE Nightstand - IKEA
A Homegrown Kitchen Redo Is a Family Affair
A Farmhouse Renewed with Grit and Polish
Keep your spice drawer organized with angled dividers. Locating the cinnamon will be as easy as pie | Photo: Mark Lohman