Top 10 DIY Space-Saving Household Projects

Top 10 DIY Space-Saving Household Projects

Whether you live in a tiny apartment or just have too much stuff, there’s likely a lot of space you aren’t using, like your walls, your ceilings, or the nooks and crannies in your furniture. Here’s how to use it most efficiently.

10. Hang Your Bike On The Wall

tension cablesIKEA storage polesother cheap alternatives

9. Use Your Ceiling for Storage

under your bedbolt some storage containers to the ceilingconvert them into bookshelves

8. Float Your Shelves For More Floor Space

moving those bookshelves up onto the walleasier to cleanfloat it high and use a library-style ladder to reach it

7. Fold Your Clothes Efficiently For More Drawer And Suitcase Space

rolling your clothesstuffing your foldsbundled packing methodfolding and packing a suit coat the right wayfold a dress shirt effectivelyfill your drawers from front to back instead of top to bottom

6. Hide Your Pet Necessities In Modified Furniture

inside IKEA furnitureventilating themputting them under the landing strip by your doorbuild a cat haven

5. Consolidate Your Space With Multi-Purpose Furniture

coffee table that converts into a dining room tableput your whiteboard on your coffee tabledeskfolding table that doubles as a picture frame

4. Use Your Vertical Space With A Wall Garden

vertical wall garden with guttersa shoe organisera simple wooden trellisa more complicated (but authentic) wall framegrow a large green curtain that’ll also cut down on cooling costs

3. Use Every Inch Of Your Shelves

store things on the underside of your shelveson the wall behind them

2. Build Your Home Theatre Into Your House

hiding your accessories behind your TV screen

1. Get Your Computer Peripherals Off Your Desk

hanging them on your wall with magnetsbuilding a small shelf on the back of your monitorhanging your PC tower on the wall

Got any clever space-saving tips of your own? How are you taking advantage of all the space in your house or apartment? Share with us in the comments.

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