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    31 Things From Walmart Anyone With A Small Apartment Could Probably Use

    From tiny desk organizers to bathroom life-saving solutions, these'll teach you how to best utilize and organize small spaces.

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    1. A three-shelf over-the-toilet space saver that is perfect for the tiny apartment dweller with a true love of products. Whether or not you're a maximalist when it comes to your skincare routine, this organizer can surely help keep things in line.

    The bathroom storage unit being used to hold towels and toiletries.
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Easy to assemble, sturdy, anchors to wall easily, love the look of it!" β€”Mamabear

    Price: $19.84

    2. A four-pack of flat zip storage bags for the super organized clothing packer. They're airtight, have a double zipper, and reduce space by three times, easing the transition from summer to fall wardrobes has never been as easy.

    The storage bags being used to hold clothing in hues of blue
    Walmart

    Promising review: "These work great. I fit a lot of jackets, blankets, comforters, etc. into one bag. I really like them to consolidate storage." β€”BudgetFriendlyMom

    Price: $19.88

    3. A three-tier corner organizer, because nothing feels better than an organized kitchen. Use it as a spice rack or place to store condiments in the cabinet for the most utility.

    The organizer being used to hold spices in a cabinet
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I have it in my pantry but it's handsome enough to display on a counter. I bought two to place on each end of my pantry shelf, but you could easily put two next to each other creating a half circle of shelving. Bottom two shelves can hold two-deep, depending on size of container. Very good price -- you'd pay three times more if you bought it at Container Store or Sur La Table." β€”LindaLou

    Price: $10.99

    4. A set of four storage bins so you can maximize your under-bed storage capabilities. It holds up to 15.5 quarts and has secure latches to keep your items in tip-top shape.

    The storage bin being used to hold school supplies
    Walmart

    Promising review: "These small, clear storage boxes were perfect for a recent move to make it easy to pack and move smaller items that made it easier to find in a pile of cardboard boxes. They will work perfect also in my sewing, craft, art studio...when I finally get fully organized that is! They are a nice alternative to the heftier prices on another brand." β€”Karen

    Price: $24.38 (available in two colors)

    5. A wall-mounted storage cabinet that is ideal for the apartment dweller that hoards bath products. We love a solid skincare routine just as much as the next gal, so we've found a solution that's more of a splurge than a purge.

    A bathroom cabinet holding towels, a loofa, and qtips
    Walmart

    Promising review: "My kids bathroom was in dire need of storage. This cabinet offered the perfect solution. Since it was going to be in their bathroom, I tasked my 10- and 8-year-olds to follow the directions and put it together. I expected to jump in and finish up, but they were able to put it together in no time. It looks great in their bathroom and holds toiletries with no problem. Pay attention to the dimensions, because it is not deep enough to hold towels." β€” Smiles

    Price: $38.74

    6. A multipurpose storage shelf for all your bathroom, laundry, and kitchen organization needs, especially when it feels like they're all essentially the same room. It's hangable and stackable so you can move it around to see where it's services are most needed.

    The white rack being used to hold laundry products
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is a versatile product. You can use it in the kitchen, the laundry room, and the bedroom closet. This shelf helps make room and space in your home. It looks very nice and it is made with sturdy material. It is easy to install. I had my husband install it in my bedroom closet. I stack my under shirts on it. I would recommend this product." β€”Dagui

    Price: $9.74 (originally $12.99)

    7. A four-tier rolling cart, because there's nothing more impressive than a rolling cart that can function as a bathroom caddy, kitchen pantry, and closet organizer.

    The rolling cart holding wine, soft drinks, and pantry items
    Walmart

    Promising review: "No tools required! (although it helps if you have a second person to help hold the item as you snap the shelves in place) I love this cart. It can be used anywhere!" β€”Kim

    Price: $32.19

    8. A hanging basket so you can maximize room in even the smallest of closets. Just because you don't have the most square footage doesn't mean you should have to throw away all your favorite outfits.

    The white hanging basket being used to hold jeans and scarves
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This shelf is perfect and fits perfectly in my closet. I needed a place to store extra vacuum pieces and this does the trick. Got it in two days and it took only seconds to install. Very happy with this purchase!" β€” CJHappy

    Price: $14.53

    9. A reversible multi-purpose hanging and storage shelf that frees up space so you can display all your favorite items without all the clutter.

    The shelf being used to hold books and a plant
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Very sturdy, actually bigger than I thought it would be. I didn't pay too much attention to the dimensions, but it's perfect for my small bathroom. I even messed up putting it up but was able to fix it and it is still so sturdy. This will be my go-to shelf for anything laundry or bathroom-related!" β€”Diana
    Price: $13.74

    10. A metal storage basket for those that are shy of counter space. If you're looking for a helpful storage solution, look no further than your own four walls. Plus, it's a cute display item to show off your favorite fruits and veggies.

    The storage basket being used to hold apples, potatoes, and grapes
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Beautiful rack! Definitely sturdy. Mine has bananas, apples, oranges in the cubbies and on top I have decor." β€”Jessica

    Price: $42.83 (available in two colors)

    11. A shower caddy, because chances are you have tons of shower products and very little space to store them. It's super functional and easy to assemble, making this space-saver a no-brainer.

    The shower caddy being used to hold shampoo, conditioner, and a loofa
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Simple and durable describes this item. This is exactly what I need. Thanks!" β€”Reginald

    Price: $11.46

    12. A mesh shower tote so you'll always have your favorite products at the tips of your fingers. If your shower is a little shy of space, it's a great way to transport your items, so you can access them when you need them and put them away when you're done.

    The shower tote being used to hold a razor, deodorant, and combs
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Love it, adorable and the perfect size." β€”Emily

    Price: $4.84 (available in three colors)

    13. A set of two acrylic clear wall-mounted floating shelves that are perfect for any room in the house. Use them to display your perfume, bath products, or favorite knickknacks. It's truly a versatile storage solution and great addition to any home.

    The floating shelves being used to hold colorful nail polish and lotion
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Works great to keep my products I use right in reach. It helps me keep more organized. Will probably buy a few more since it goes with any color scheme." β€”Liz

    Price: $19.99

    14. An over-the-door towel rack for the times when you can use every extra inch of space that you can get in your apartment. It offers extra storage without taking up any extra space and it's rust-resistant, so you can put your damp towels right on it without any worry.

    The over the door rack being used to hold a towel and a loofa
    Walmart

    Promising review: "We have a very small bathroom with limited wall space for a towel rack. The over door design of this is just wanted we needed. I also like the fact that the bars are not in a straight line. This gives more room for towels to dry." β€”pianoplayer52

    Price: $39.74

    15. A four-shelf closet organizer, because if you don't have room for a dresser, this is definitely your best bet. It's super durable and attaches easily to your closet rod, making it a super simple assembly and purchase.

    The organizer being used to hold folded clothes and purses
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is one of the best things that I have bought. I really loved the idea of using this organizer to stack more clothes in the closet. I have a closet which runs through back of the wall. So, I could not reach the end of the closet easily. I used this organizer instead. Now I can slide this to the end of the closet (where I cannot reach easily) and pull this when I need it. I love how this looks, simple design yet very sturdy and holds everything that I need to put in. The extra storage space for belts and ties are so thoughtful. Overall, I loved this and would highly recommend this to anyone buying." β€”Aashara

    Price: $15.97

    16. An over-the-door shoe organizer so you can keep all your favorite sneakers and loafers organized and accessible. Assembly is as easy as throwing the hooks over the door and placing your shoes in the racks.

    The over-the-door shoe holder being used to hold sneakers and heels
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is great because there are no closets here and my shoes were just pushed up under my dresser or in tote bags. I put it up right away, using the hanger hooks that were included, and I instantly felt better! It hangs perfectly against the door, even with the weight of my shoes placed inside each pocket. I put the hanger thingy back over the door too, without either causing a problem together. I'm glad for that because again, no closets here! Thanks Walmart!" β€”MyKinKStar

    Price: $4.88

    17. An under-the-cabinet organizer that is ideal for organizing bathroom and kitchen products, alike. If your cabinets are overflowing with cleaning solution or overrun by bath products, this is sure to alleviate some of that clutter and chaos.

    The under-the-cabinet storage item being used to hold cleaning products
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Perfect fit under sink. The pull-out basket make this even more accessible." β€”Regina

    Price: $31.78

    18. A closet organizing rack for ties, belts, and everything in between. It's perfect for working professionals that haven't gotten much use out of their work clothes during the pandemic and are looking for a better storage solution.

    The rack being used to hold a men's tie
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I have limited space in my wardrobe closet. I had a plastic tie rack but it didn't last. I bought two chrome tie racks and glad I did." β€”Kennebecfrog

    Price: $10.54

    19. A wrap organizer, because there's no better space-saving solution than utilizing the inside of cabinets. It prevents clutter and provides a discreet storage solution.

    The wrap organizer being used to hold aluminum foil and plastic wrap
    Walmart

    Promising review: "It's great space-saver. Frees up drawer space where space is limited." β€”kndavis1

    Price: $19.95

    20. A four-tier shelving unit so you can utilize those hard to reach spaces for storage purposes. It's portable and super slim so it can fit in even the smallest of places.

    The white organizer being used to hold kitchen essentials
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I bought it to store all my olive oils, balsamic bottles and some wine that had been on my counter. If fits perfectly between refrigerator and walls and rolls out beautifully." β€”NoName

    Price: $30.76+ (available in two sizes)

    21. An expandable kitchen shelf organizer that is perfect for those that need all the vertical space that they can get. No matter if you've gathered more kitchen items during the quarantine cooking craze or not, you can count on this organizer to keep everything in its place.

    The expandable kitchen shelf organizer being used to hold cups and plates
    Walmart

    Promising review: "The expandable shelves gave me the vertical space I needed in my kitchen pantry. Much more durable than ones I saw in other stores. The size is perfect, giving me room underneath as well as in front of the shelf, and I can change it as my needs change. Excellent product." β€”Janthenana

    Price: $20.99

    22. An organization rack for all of your pot and pan-related storage needs. If your pantry is a chaotic mix of random lids and baking sheets, this may be the perfect solution to the chaos.

    The organization rack being used to hold pots and pans
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This five-level bread organizer is just something very indispensable to organize your kitchen. Comes right with five adjustable dividers to accommodate your kitchen items, but not only is that also very good for organizing anything in your home. You can use it horizontal or vertical, whichever way it works very well." β€”supergirl123

    Price: $12.93

    23. A desktop organizer, because keeping your most used items handy will boost productivity. If you're working from home, this is an essential.

    The desktop organizer being used to hold office supplies
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is a nice size for a small desk area, and compactly organizes pens, pencils, markers, scissors, sticky notes, paper clips, rubber bands, and small note pads." β€”SingingLady

    Price: $8.94 (originally $10.01)

    24. An over-the-sink shelf so that you can keep all your cleaning products and kitchen essentials within reach. It's incredibly practical and I can personally attest to its star power.

    The over-the-sink organizer holding cups and bowls
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I have had compliments on these. I am using it for my African violets." β€”Sue

    Price: $16.16 (originally $20.99)

    25. A Mind Reader drawer organizer that lives up to its name. Its sliding drawers and two-tier design make it a total space-saver.

    The drawer organizer being used to hold cleaning supplies
    Walmart

    Promising review: "We use these for organization in our laundry room to store cleaning supplies, pet toys, pet grooming tools, etc. Perfect size for our shelves and just sturdy enough to do the job." β€”Amy

    Price: $20.52 (originally $24.99)

    26. A bathroom storage shelf for when you have a million products and nowhere to put them. It's polished with a chrome finish and includes protective feet that keep your floors from getting scratched.

    The bathroom storage shelves holding bath products
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I needed something for additional storage between my sink, a single-basin cabinet, and toilet. The height is great, it looks very nice and comes with clear plastic things to put on the bottom of the legs to protect the floor and prevent it from sliding. I wish the shelves were square/rectangular vs. oval as they would be a bit more functional but I was limited on size specs. I am very pleased." β€”regwil

    Price: $30.51 (originally $39.58; available in two colors)

    27. A heavy-duty pop-up laundry hamper, because what's better than collapsible items when every inch of space counts? It's super sleek and has convenient handles for moving around the apartment.

    The laundry hamper holding dirty clothes
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Great laundry hamper. Great size. Like the snaps on the handles. Very easy to use." β€”beanjean

    Price: $10.38

    28. A two-drawer makeup organizer so you can avoid becoming the person that has makeup brushes in every room of the house. It has multiple compartments for maximum functionality and a super cute acrylic clear detail.

    The makeup organizer being used to hold brushes and palates
    Walmart

    Promising review: "My under-the-sink cabinet was in major need of some organizing. This was the exact size I was seeking for this space! Sturdy, see through and modern, I was able to fit all my loose makeup, tweezers, and hygiene products in one place. It really tidied up the space and looks so much neater! Below you will see before and after pictures. Highly recommend! Great, attractive space-saver!" β€”jojo19

    Price: $10.98

    29. A 360 organizer that's perfect for all your tiny kitchen needs. Pop your favorite oils, herbs, and condiments on it for easy access all the time.

    The organizer being used to hold herbs and spices
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I like to place my olive oil, cooking wine, sesame oil all tall bottles. Everything fits nicely. It has a rim on the bottom to keep everything in place. Turns very smoothly. Would definitely buy again." β€”McCatLady

    Price: $13.57 (originally $23.99)

    30. A two-pack lid storage holder for those that just can't seem to keep track of their Tupperware. If you're like us, you're always losing pieces of your reusable storage sets. This product is designed to combat that very problem.

    The storage container being used to hold tupperware and its lids
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Good quality plastic. This item is a good size and allows me to organize my lids. I love it." β€”Kathy

    Price: $20.68 (available in packs of one or two)

    31. A desk supply organizer, because even though you're working at home, you should still feel like your work environment is, in fact, for working. It even has a stand for your phone so you can take Zoom meetings while using your computer.

    The organizer being used to hold pens, post its, and other office supplies
    Walmart

    Promising review: "Five stars." β€”Leelu85

    Price: $19.97 (originally $23.99)

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