Apartment Living: Turning Doors Into Storage Space

Looking for a little more storage space in your apartment?  Look no further than the back of your door.  This area is often overlooked, but can equate to loads of extra storage space.  Check out some of these designs that are not only functional, but fashionable as well.

Over the Door Hooks

Over the door hooks are not just for bathrobes anymore.  With some stylish designs, over the door hook scan be used throughout your home to hang coats, jackets, purses, and towels.  If it can hang, it can be stored behind your door.

Here are some great over the door hooks to inspire you:

This Birdseye Steel Over-the-Door hook has 10 hooks to help keep you organized and is great to use in your bedroom to store purses, bags, and more.

If you're the musical type, this 5-hook over the door organizer is singing your tune.

If you have a love of scarves, this over the door hook from Target is the perfect storage for ties, scarves, belts, and more!  It can hang over your door or in your closet for easy storage.

Store hand towels, toiletries, and more within easy reach behind your bathroom door with this decorative over-the-door towel hanger.


Over the Door Shoe Organizers

Over the door shoe organizers are great for storing your favorite pair of kicks, but can also prove quite useful for other items including craft supplies, toiletries and bath accessories, winter accessories such as scarves, hats, & gloves, party supplies and gift wrap, and cleaning supplies.


This canvas door organizer from Target fits every budget and is made from sturdy canvas to withstand every day wear and tear.  With 24 pockets, you can store quite a bit and free up some closet space easily and quickly.


Over the Door Shelves

This is a great way to make more room for pantry staples, laundry supplies, and cleaning products!  These shelves allow for larger items to be stored behind your door and keep these items easily accessible.


We'd love to hear about any other creative uses for storage you use in your apartment!  Let us know in the comments.