Interior design

5 steps on creating more storage space in your home

April 15, 2021

There are plenty of advantages to living in a small house or apartment since you won’t have as much floor space to clean but small spaces can be a nightmare when it comes to storage it can be tricky to fit everything that you own into a small house and still make it something that looks chic and comfortable.

In this article, we gather 5 effective tips on how to create more storage space solutions in your home.

  • Remove the unimportant or least essential things on display.

    If your house is giving you a tight environment due to a lot of stuff stuck in it, then the first thing you should do is to determine the things that are really essential to your current life. Otherwise, you’ll be able to know the things that aren’t worthy of keeping for a long time.

    Suggestion: donate unnecessary items to the ones who are really needing them. Maybe this year is the perfect time to show your care for the less fortunate ones. 

Take this step seriously, we don’t want you to accidentally remove important stuff in your house. At the end of the day, we just want you to feel the comfort of having adequate space in your house.

  • Keep your things organise.

    Once you’ve done the first step, either removing, placing it in a family warehouse, or donating the unneeded items. It’s time to organise and classify things in harmony for you to create a clean and minimalist looking interior.

    After organising your things up, you’ll be surprised by how much space you’ll able to see. It will give you the feeling of having a new house and living for it for the first time.

  •  Spot unused space in the high area of your home.

    The chances of your house having a beautiful empty space in a higher area is very common you just didn’t notice it all the time.

    Building a shelve, horizon bar, vertical storage at the high perimeter of your room is a very recommendable thing to do. Any items that you don’t actually use on a daily basis should be stored up high and out of the way.

  • Spot unused space in the low area of your home.

    There are a lot of things that you can do to optimised the storage spaces in your home. Sometimes the free spaces are just hiding under your bed, table, and chairs.

    If your bed is on the ground you might consider having a bed riser to free up space and storage. You can also be creative with your furniture – tables, benches, ottomans. You’ll definitely find some free spaces on their lower part.

  • Adopt a minimalist approach.

    Adopting the approach will definitely help you prevent the things that are not essential for your living. Having a minimalist mindset also saves you from unnecessary shopping, so it was a wise move that affects your interior and finance aspect.

    The mentality of being a minimalist homeowner will keep you stay clutter-free. 
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