It will be a lot easier for you to keep your home organized if you have enough storage space. Many people believe that they need to have a professional come in and add extra storage space. There are several DIY home projects that will increase your storage.

Cabinet Door Organizer

Your kitchen cabinets are likely one of the main storage areas in your home. However, your cabinets quickly become cluttered. You can add a cabinet door organizer to your cabinets. You can buy a door organizer and use adhesive strips or screws to secure it in place. As long as your cabinets aren’t full to bursting as is, this will increase the amount of available visible space that you can store spices and other cabinet items with.

In addition to a door organizer, you can get a tiered platform to place inside your cabinet, allowing you to easily see what is in the back of the cabinet without having to dig through the layers by hand. You can make similar changes to cabinets in your garage, bathrooms, and so on.

Storage Baskets

Storage baskets are great for your bathrooms. You can use the baskets for your washcloths and towels. Because bathrooms have a variety of linens being put in and out, storage baskets make it easy to pick up the dirty cloths and replace them with clean. For bottles and brushes, you can also screw in smaller baskets to the walls in leu of extra shelving. This makes organization easy and prevents the typical problem of bottles of shampoo falling all over.


Pegboards can be used for so much more than just the typical office supplies, and are easy to buy from the hardware store. Pegboards are great for storing keys, notes, and displaying craft supplies in an easy to see and manage fashion. You can even use it to hang your jewelry out without fear of tangled chains and unpaired earrings. You can use traditional pegboards or use corkboard with tacks to hang up your jewelry with ease.

Storage Bench

If you are looking for a stylish way to keep your living room organized, then you should purchase a storage bench. A storage bench is great for storing your family albums, cookbooks and art supplies. You do not even have to go out and buy a storage space.

You can take an old bookcase and transform it into a storage bench just by adding padding and some drawer siding. All you need is some paint, plywood and nail gun. Not only can you use the storage bench in the living room, but you can also put it in your hallway. You can also put it at the foot of your bed.

You may need more storage space if your home is getting cluttered. You will need to use a door organizer in your cabinets. You can also use storage baskets in your bathrooms. Storage bins and pegboards can also be used to organize your home office and kitchen. Additionally, you can use a storage bench in your living room.

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