Not all of us benefit from massive storage space in our bedrooms. So how can you maximize your bedroom’s space and create a clean, organized room? It’s simple! Just check out these 8 clever solutions for maximizing your bedroom’s storage space!
1. Under The Bed Storage
This one is a kind of a no brainer. Hiding items under the bed is a great way to utilize the storage space of your bedroom. It’s also a great way to keep things concealed. (‘Cause out of sight, out of mind, right?) But other than just shoving things into that dark and dusty abyss, how can you really get the most from your under-the-bed space?
DIY Rolling Storage Crates
You don’t have to spend a ton of money to start utilizing that space under the bed. Instead, why not get creative and build your own rolling storage crates? This makes under-the-bed storage easy to manage and keeps items stored there easily accessible. Even better? Since it’s DIY, these rolling storage crates can take on any aesthetic that matches your decorating sensibilities!
DIY Cabinet Bed
If some simple storage bins just aren’t cutting it for you, then why not make your own bed out of repurposed cabinets? Oh Yes has a great DIY guide to building your own custom-made bed out of kitchen cabinets. This bed creates incredible storage solutions for smaller living spaces and is truly one-of-a-kind. Don’t believe me? Check it out!
2. Double-Duty Decor
Just because it looks pretty doesn’t mean it doesn’t serve a purpose. Using decor that doubles as storage solutions is a great way to maximize your storage and organizing space in any bedroom.
You don’t have to give up floor space to maximize your storage space. Mirrored storage units are a great way to make a small room seem bigger and to conceal things like jewelry and other miscellaneous accessories. Check out these great mirrored accessory organizers from Amazon.
DIY Double-Duty Art Desk
What about a desk that turns itself into a mirror or beautiful hanging piece of artwork? That’s right. You can make a DIY desk that folds up into a chic decorative piece. Not only does this help maximize your bedroom’s storage solutions, but it also creates a functional and beautiful environment too! Discover how to make your own at Handimania.
3. Behind the Door Storage Solutions
We’ve looked under the bed, and we’ve looked on the wall, but what about behind the door? Using the backs of closet and entry doors are a great way to maximize your bedroom storage and create storage solutions that really work for accessories like bags, belts, scarves and jackets. But it doesn’t stop there. The possibilities are endless!
Hook, Rail and Sinker
Adding hooks and rails are a great way to keep accessories out-of-sight, accessible and organized. Better Homes and Gardens shows you all the great ways you can organize your clothing, accessories, shoes and more using this totally customizable method.
Collapsible Storage Options
You can keep excess clothing organized using a collapsible over-the-door valet like this one from Amazon.
4. Hack Your Closet
The closet is the most obvious storage solution when it comes to the bedroom. The rub? Most of us have no idea how to make the most of our limited closet space. These 2 life-saving hacks, however, can help you maximize your closet space and create the storage space of your dreams.
Cube It Up
A dresser is a great way to keep your closet organized, but what if you don’t have enough space for such a large piece of furniture? Use handy-dandy organizing cubes! This guide from A New Bloom shows you how to upgrade those classic fabric storage boxes and turn them into the closet storage of your dreams.
Pegboard, Pegboard, Pegboard
I’ve said it a thousand times on this site — pegboard is everything. Using pegboard inside the closet gives you the totally customizable option of hanging bags, belts, shoes, scarves, hats and really anything else you need to organize. It keeps things off the floor and really maximizes your closet space. Don’t believe me? Just check out these great ideas from Martha Stewart!
And there you have it! Eight great ways to maximize your bedroom storage. So what are you waiting for? Which storage solution are you going to try first?
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