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    23 Brilliant Storage Products You'll Be Kicking Yourself For Not Having Thought Of First

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    1. A pivoting shelf that can be mounted in a number of positions (including as a corner piece), making it the perfect item for the frequent mover.

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    Get it from Huset for $88 (available in mint, nude, and gray).

    2. A side table for completely concealing your litter box so as not to draw unnecessary attention (the odor usually does a decent enough job of that).

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    Promising review: "I can't recommend this enough to anyone looking to purchase an elegant solution for hiding the worst part of owning a cat. The darn thing looks so beautiful. A throne for your cat(s) and guests will barely notice it's there. You can place items on top of the night stand and it also has a small rack where you can place towels, etc. We placed flowers on top and hung a charcoal bamboo deodorizer next to it. —AmazonMunchies

    Get it from Amazon for $82.61+ (also available in white).

    3. A mirrored storage cabinet that'll attach onto your door hinges, giving you a full-length mirror with the space of five standard medicine cabinets.

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    Promising review: "Solved my bathroom storage problem! At my new rental, I am not allowed to drill into any of my bathroom walls (apparently they're filled with piping). So that meant no medicine cabinet, and there's a window right above the toilet, so an over-the-toilet solution was a no-go, too. Besides both of those issues, my bathroom is TINY, with little room for any regular cabinet anyway. I installed the Cabidor in one evening on my own, with the hardest part literally being unpacking it (packed to survive the apocalypse!). I was worried I'd have to completely remove my regular door, but it's way simpler than that!" —D. Gualda

    Get it from Amazon for $193.01.

    4. A wall-mounted table you can fold up when you're not using it as a desk or dining surface.

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    Get it from Amazon for $45.99.

    5. A mini file cabinet that'll double as a stool when you're short on seating.

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    Get it from Amazon for $249 (available in white, black, and light gray).

    6. A "Spicy Shelf" so you can see exactly what's in your cupboards without too much squinting and rearranging.

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    Promising review: "I finally got tired of searching for the right spices in my cupboard and began searching for a solution. My spices are in a 16"-wide upper cabinet next to my stove. I love a particular brand of spice and will buy containers and refill bags to refill the bottle. My cabinet was overflowing. With this I was able to fit all my spices on the racks along with things in the middle and on the bottom. I relocated the bags that are not used but to fill the containers when empty to the shelf above so the majority of my bottles are visible! It was easy to put together and adjust the size. I love the finished organization!" —Lisa

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99.

    7. A peacock that'll hold your pens and pencils for you — the more colorful the better.

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    Get it from MoMA Design Store for $68.

    8. A multi-slotted battery organizer so you don't have to dig through a junk drawer and unearth three stray Tylenols, a nickel, and a crumpled CVS receipt before finding your stash.

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    Promising review: "We have forever kept spare batteries in sandwich baggies in a kitchen junk drawer for quick convenience. The bags would always come open and scatter batteries or tear. One day, I decided to reorganize — I found this on Amazon and decided to give it a try. It was a major step in reorganizing my junk drawer! I also discovered that I had five dead batteries stored for use. How wonderful was that? Now I'll never replace a dead battery with another dead battery. I love things that help me stay organized and this is a huge plus." —FergFam

    Get it from Amazon for $14.61+ (available in two sizes).

    9. A trio of whimsical cactus hooks that are anything but dry.

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    Promising review: "This is adorable and fit perfectly in the space I needed it for. I am actually using it as a place my kids can hang their towels in their bathroom. We have a little bit of an unintentional cactus theme going on in there, so this was absolutely perfect. It came with all the right hardware and was easy for me to put up by myself." —Michelle Carriere

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    10. A shower curtain with pockets, because who are you kidding? Every inch of storage space matters in your very small bathroom.

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    Promising review: "This is the perfect solution for my tub/shower situation. We have no shelving, and showerhead racks tend to get rusty/caked with soap and have even fallen off. We've had this in the shower for three months now and it's great. It holds all our bottles, razors, and bars of soap." —Rachel B

    Get it from Amazon for $10.98.

    Read our full review of the Maytex Mesh Pockets Shower Liner here (#2).

    11. A hanging organizer tray if you feel like storage units never offer a great spot to store your wallets and handbags.

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    Promising review: "Sooo many uses for this great hanging shelf. I use mine to store vitamin bottles, medicine, and other things that I never had a home for until now! Good clearance between existing shelf and this one." —Everydayme

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    12. A bed for your sponge, because even sponges deserve to have good overnight back support.

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    Get it from Amazon for $13.20.

    13. A Lego storage drawer that, if you want to be real ~meta~, can be used to store more Legos.

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    Get it from The Container Store for $34.99.

    14. Or a stuffed animal bag that'll also function as a bean bag when it's filled.

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    Promising review: "Bigger than I had anticipated! My 9-year-old loves it, and it holds almost ALL of his ridiculous stuffed animal collection! It also washed up really well. You can't even tell it was washed and dried at home!" —Bailey Schmidt

    Get it from Amazon for $33.26+ (available in five colors).

    15. A pull-down closet rod to create space you didn't know you even had. (Plus, it's ideal for those with limited mobility!)

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    Promising review: "I love these pull-down rods. I'm using them in a walk-in closet with standard 8' ceilings. I installed the rods so they go nearly all the way up to the ceiling, and they are about chin-high when I pull them down (I'm about 5'5" tall). I'm still left with plenty of room below the rods to install a hanging bar for my pants to hang full-length without touching the floor." —Dog Lover

    Get it from Amazon for $81.09+ (available in three sizes).

    16. A floating shelf that conceals every trace of hardware so your books will actually look like they're floating — not just "floating".

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    Promising review: "These are so much fun! We ordered the small size, which fits standard hardback books (approximately five to seven hardbacks in my experience). They're a great way to add some extra storage to our very small home, and we've placed them in our hallway so people ask us about them all the time. I'd highly recommend!" —LaBuenaVidaMere

    Get it from Amazon for $9.86+ (also available two sizes and in sets of three for $22.40+).

    17. A zippered wrapping paper bag, because even if you reach for this stuff only twice a year, it's still incredible to know exactly where to find it!

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    Promising review: "Oh my goodness, I should've gotten something like this long ago. Everything is available at a glance and it's all organized. I don't have to take everything out of my cupboard just to find the one I'm looking for. And it doesn't take up tons of space in my coat closet. I can do a quick inventory of what I'm running out of. It's also a great place to keep a pair of scissors and tape high up out of the reach of my toddlers." —daiseyworld

    Get it from Amazon for $6.75.

    18. A set of twin beds that form a sofa when stacked so you can create some space when you're not hosting.

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    Get it from Ikea for $149 (for two).

    19. A holder to keep plates in an upright position and make the most possible use out of your shelves.

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    Promising review: "Just what I was looking for to organize our limited cabinet space. My plates are 12" across and made of heavy ceramic with scalloped edges and 6 of them fit fine in the holder." —Tracy

    Get it from Amazon for $16.25.

    20. A concrete desktop organizer that doubles as a planter so you feel tidy and zen simultaneously.

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    Get it from Amazon for $20+ (available in small and large).

    21. A stackable platform bowl that'll display your produce or accessories — the sky (or your low ceiling) is the limit!

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    Get it from West Elm for $29 (and get 20% off and free shipping with code FRIENDS at checkout).

    22. A room divider you can also use to display accessories (or pots and pans!).

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    Get it from Ikea for $149.

    23. And a hanger stacker, because who knew there was an alternative to throwing unused hangers on your bedroom floor?

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    Promising review: "I grew tired of throwing my empty hangers into a pile in my closet. They would get all tangled up and really frustrated the heck out of me every time I had to put away clothes! This hanger stacker seemed like an easy solution and boy, was I right! It assembles really easily (just two screws and an Allen wrench) and it is good at keeping my hangers organized. Buy one — you won't regret it!" —Bubbles456

    Get it from Amazon for $16.74.

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