Whether it’s your main bedroom, child’s bedroom or guest room, bedroom storage is a necessity. Whether you need to store your threads away or organise your favourite reads you’ll need to put solutions in place. Indeed, many of us feel like we lack sufficient bedroom storage. However, a few handy storage hacks can make the best use of your space. Follow our handy hints for bedroom storage that will even make Maria Kondo proud. (She’s a famous organising consultant if you didn’t know!)
When it comes to bedroom storage, a storage bed can be the jewel in your crown. Indeed, standard bed frames have no capacity for storage. When you consider how much floor space a bed takes up, that’s potentially a goldmine in the storage department!
Storage beds are available in a number of configurations to suit your needs. For example you can get a storage bed with 2 drawers, 4 drawers and end drawers. However, if you’re looking for the trump card when it comes to bedroom storage then you need to consider an Ottoman bed. These fabulous storage beds can house up to four times the amount as a standard four drawer divan. Just imagine the collection of shoes you could hide in there!
If space is at a premium then you should consider investing in fitted wardrobes. Without a doubt, fitted wardrobes offer a lot more bang for your buck. They are great at utilising every bit of space available. Often free stranding furniture can be difficult to place but fitted wardrobes are tailored to fit your bedroom perfectly.
If space permits then you can place a small Ottoman at the end of your bed. The other advantage of an Ottoman is that it also serves as a seating area. Perfect for getting dressed first thing in a morning.
Shelving is a super economical way of boosting your bedroom storage. What’s more with a little DIY skill you can put shelves up yourself, saving on labour costs. Indeed, shelves are great for storing books if your an avid bookworm. Alternatively, you could purchase some attractive storage boxes for your shelves. This means that you can store all your nik naks and keep your bedroom looking streamlined at the same time.