Corridor & hallway by Specht Architects

15 clever storage ideas you'll want to try right now

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A home can never have enough storage, and in this homify feature, we look at 15 clever and creative storage ideas that can easily be implemented. So whether you’re running out of space for your bed linen, coats or shoes, our team of professionals have you covered!

It may be time to consider all the décor possibilities of your modern home and incorporate some stylish storage to take care of the clutter and disorganisation. If this sounds appealing to you, then continue reading this article for tips and tricks that will add structure to your kitchen, bedroom and even bathroom.

1. Plan your unused space

Look for spaces around the home that are wasted, the staircase is an excellent choice for extra cupboards and drawers.

2. Folding desk

modern Study/office by AR Design Studio
AR Design Studio

AR Design Studio- Elm Court

AR Design Studio

A clever desk that can easily be folded away is great if you don’t have a home office or study.

3. Sneaky space

If you hate the idea of nosy guests snooping in your cupboards, then consider some hidden bathroom storage.

4. Make it multifunctional

A bookcase and TV unit to divide a room, now that is awesome!

5. Choice shelving

Add shelves to an empty wall and you have a simple storage solution especially in the kitchen.

6. For the shoes

 Corridor, hallway & stairs  by Fraher Architects Ltd
Fraher Architects Ltd

Storage under stairs

Fraher Architects Ltd

Family homes could always use some hidden corners for shoes.

7. Pallet mad

Go for some DIY décor and harness your creativity with crafty pallet furniture.

8. Hanging rails

It’s a minimalist alternative to keep everyday items at hand in the bedroom.

9. Nesting coffee tables

classic Living room by Connox

Josef Albers—Nesting Tables


These don’t take up much space.

10. Pantry procedure

eclectic Kitchen by Johnny Grey
Johnny Grey

The Cupboard

Johnny Grey

Who wouldn’t want a fully-fledged pantry such as this, with storage for everything from groceries to herbs and spices?

11. Simple sideboard

eclectic Living room by Essenza Legno
Essenza Legno

3.5 Cupboard

Essenza Legno

A sideboard is perfect to store those items that are not used every day, think table cloths, candles and even those matching napkin holders.

12. Industrial storage

industrial Living room by Big Blu Furniture
Big Blu Furniture

Industrial Square Coffee Table from our Urban Chic Range

Big Blu Furniture

Durable and industrial inspired décor, what better way to add strength and style to your home?

13. Firewood

modern Living room by Katie Malik Interiors
Katie Malik Interiors

French Shabby Chic Living Room

Katie Malik Interiors

It’s interesting and eye-catching, but you won’t need to venture into the garage for firewood this winter.

14. Cubbyholes

 Corridor & hallway by Specht Architects
Specht Architects

Manhattan Micro-Loft

Specht Architects

Aesthetically pleasing and essential for the stairs.

15. Inset wall shelves

These can be fitted into the narrowest spaces to create some fantastic display potential. Need some more decor ideas, here are: 8 winning rules that will help your entire family live happily together

Would you add some of these storage ideas into your home?
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