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24 Storage Ideas For When You Have No More Fucking Space

Until they invent a Mary Poppins storage ottoman....

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1. Swap your nightstand for a stack of storage trunks that can hold your spare linens.

Get them from Amazon for $94.99+ or Wayfair for $109.99 (available in three colors).
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Get them from Amazon for $94.99+ or Wayfair for $109.99 (available in three colors).

2. Elevate your bed — and other furniture! — with bed risers so you can stash more stuff underneath.

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This set allows you to boost furniture 3", 5", or 8". If you're worried about your bed looking unsightly, invest in a dust ruffle to help hide the risers.

Get the eight-piece set from Amazon for $18.99+ (also available in white).

3. And swap out your bed frame for one that's built taller so the cave under your bed can hold even more treasures.

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Get it from Amazon for $49+ (available in six sizes).

Read our full review here.

5. Free up a wee bit more counter space with a corner sponge organizer... because it's not like you were using the edge of your sink anyway.

Get it from Amazon for $9.99.
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Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

6. Kill two birds with one stone with an upcycled dog bed nighstand.

View this video on YouTube

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Get the full instructions from Nifty.

7. Throw ugly essentials in pretty baskets perched atop your kitchen cabinets and fridge. You are not Jerry Seinfeld. You do not need all those stale cereal boxes.

Tour this glam 500-sq.-ft. NYC apartment makeover on One Kings Lane here.

8. Add some *showy* storage with this corner cabinet made for otherwise unused spaces.

Get it from Amazon for $83.56+ (available in three finishes).
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Get it from Amazon for $83.56+ (available in three finishes).

9. And expand your bath time storage with this shower caddy that holds so much more than the corner ledge of your bathtub.

This'll be one of the hardest-working things in your home. Trust me. Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in several finishes).
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This'll be one of the hardest-working things in your home. Trust me.

Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in several finishes).

10. Create storage hooks right where you need them on your walls with sturdy moldable clay. It'll free up some drawer space for other stuff.

Promising review: "I've used it to mount things, organize wiring in stereo cabinets, stop rattles (license plate rattled when closing trunk, two little balls of Sugru to back of plate did the trick). Even made tool hangers in the garage with it. Wonder if I could build a boat with it." --fastrnuGet an eight-pack from Amazon for $22.
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Promising review: "I've used it to mount things, organize wiring in stereo cabinets, stop rattles (license plate rattled when closing trunk, two little balls of Sugru to back of plate did the trick). Even made tool hangers in the garage with it. Wonder if I could build a boat with it." --fastrnu

Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $22.

11. Mount wine glass racks on the bottom of a shelf for a charming bar nook.

Check out the full (jealousy-inducing) home tour on Homepolish here.Get a similar rack for nine glasses from Amazon for $13.99.
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Check out the full (jealousy-inducing) home tour on Homepolish here.

Get a similar rack for nine glasses from Amazon for $13.99.

12. And fit in some more space with under-shelf baskets in closets and pantries.

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Get a four-pack from Amazon for $20.85.

14. Style your shelves with your essentials as pretty displays that blend in with the rest of your decor scheme.

See more on Homepolish here.
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See more on Homepolish here.

15. Transform an awkward wall niche by DIY-ing some floating shelves.

Get the full tutorial on Little House on the Corner here.
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Get the full tutorial on Little House on the Corner here.

16. Install a floating bookshelf to turn a stack of favorite reads into a magic trick.

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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $16 or 2 for $24.

17. Select storage furniture that blends in with the walls so your space doesn't look *clunky*.

See a dramatic before and after of this space on Visual Heart here.Get the storage cabinet from IKEA for $255.
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See a dramatic before and after of this space on Visual Heart here.

Get the storage cabinet from IKEA for $255.

18. Make better use of the room under a pedestal sink — without replacing the sink — thanks to a specially designed cabinet.

Get it from Improvements for $189.99.
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Get it from Improvements for $189.99.

19. Find an artful way to store stuff *underneath* your furniture... like the magazines stacked just so in this orderly bedroom scene.

Find a similar bench that'll work at the end of a bed with stacked magazines on IKEA for $195.
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Find a similar bench that'll work at the end of a bed with stacked magazines on IKEA for $195.

20. Think UP when it comes to sports equipment like bikes and kayaks. Install pulleys made to use up that empty ceiling space in your garage.

Get them from Amazon: pair of bike hoists for $22.87 and kayak hoist for $24.43.
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Get them from Amazon: pair of bike hoists for $22.87 and kayak hoist for $24.43.

21. Slide in some extra storage in the space between your counter and fridge with this five inch-wide shelving unit.

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Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

22. Put a few spare inches elsewhere to good use with this behind-the-door cabinet. And it's a mirror, too!

Get it from Amazon for $188.43.
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Get it from Amazon for $188.43.

23. Stash bathroom essentials on this toilet shelving unit because what are you doing with that space above the john anyway?

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Aka, the perfect spot to store your towels, toilet paper rolls, and tissues instead of in the precious space underneath your bathroom sink.

Get it from Amazon for $29.11.

24. Mount a paper towel holder underneath your kitchen cabinets so you can finally stop scooting your countertop one away from the toaster and George Foreman grill and microwave.

Get it from Amazon for $6.55 (available in five finishes).
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Get it from Amazon for $6.55 (available in five finishes).

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