Renting a home, flat or apartment means having your own space where you can customise it to how you feel. No matter how small it is, having a place to call your own a great achievement for many, especially if you are used to sharing your space with others.
When going out on your own very few people have the luxury of ample space and the challenge of storing all your goods in small spaces can be difficult.
In order to organise and use space efficiently and best use out of every square inch, you’ll need to play it smart. Which why we are providing you with smart storages ideas for your small home or apartment.
How to save on living space
Getting a full-length mirror is a great portable storage space as it easily leans against the wall, so you don’t need to worry about mounting it. If you want additional space options, then make sure it comes with hooks and rods to help with extra storage options.
You can use the hooks for scarves, purses, jewellery and hats. And with a couple of hooks, you could even hang baskets on the rods to store even more accessories; making it extremely versatile.
When you only have a limited amount of space in your entryway, a bench like this might be the perfect solution. An additional use for this bench is that It offers a useful spot underneath to store shoes by just adding a rack, and you could keep a basket or two on top to store winter gear and mail.
Corner Hanging Bar
This corner bar is not only a lifesaver in tiny spaces by adds a unique design feature to your space. You could use it in an unused corner of your room for extra hanging space, or add it inside a simple reach-in closet to give yourself more room to hang clothes. It would also be great in a laundry room to hang clothes that need to be air dried.
Wall-Mounted Towel Rack
Having a towel rack means it will appropriate in several different spaces around your home. You could use it in your living room to hold extra blankets or in your entryway to store coats, sweatshirts and scarves and so forth.
Kitchen Storage Tower
Owning a steel storage tower is great for that petite kitchen as it can help double your space. Its design lets you set up the tower over a cart, mini-fridge, or small standing cupboard to maximize your space, and it gives you two large shelves and a bar to store dish towels or kitchen utensils.
Glass Shadow Boxes
A host of glass shadow boxes not only allow for storage but can act as perfect design features too. They could store jewellery, remote controls or bathroom essentials, like cotton swabs or makeup brushes and the list is endless.
Having an office in your small space is not impossible with this all-in-one, wall-mounted organizer. It would be an incredible addition to any tiny office or workspace you have. There are several hooks, nooks and shelves to help you get all of your office supplies organized.
Beauty Mirror + Shelf
When you’re short on space in a small bathroom, a cubby shelf like this is a great solution. Mounted to the wall, this cubby provides an opportune spot for storing hair-styling tools and other beauty essentials.
Owning a sturdy wood shelf that would be a great option when you need extra space in the kitchen but do not have a heap of available wall space. The hooks are perfect for mugs, utensils or kitchen towels.
Circular Wall Shelf
Another option is a wall shelf if the landlord allows for it, this shelf is versatile enough to use in several different spots around your home. It would be great in a bathroom to store rolled towels and aesthetically-pleasing toiletries. Or Take it into your entryway and use it as your key drop. Lastly, this could act as a miniature library space holding your favourite authors work.
Hanging Jewellery Organizer
Having an organizer is a great choice for anyone with an abundant necklace collection. The hooks allow you to keep all of your necklaces super organized.
You can also use the hooks to hang earrings or headphones.
Remember to pack right so no need to pack light
Using this storage all these storage ideas will not only save you space and a whole lot of hassle it will also make packing up and moving simpler when it comes time to move out.
So remember to pack smart, organise efficiently and you won’t have to sacrifice on style and elegance.
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