With cities getting more congested for space, apartments too are getting smaller. However, this doesn’t mean that you have to be cramped up for open space in your home as there are many nifty ways to create space to store all your favorite things. Your apartment home should ideally allow you to live the way you want with all the necessary features necessary for modern living, yet allowing you to create the aura of open spaces. Here’s a look at some storage ideas for apartments in Trivandrum:
A row of hooks on the wall in your entryway is ideal for hanging jackets, umbrellas or bags without using any floor space. A slim bench shoe rack also gets rid of the clutter of shoes in the hallway and frees up space.
Shelves are the ultimate space savers in apartments. You can have a couple of matching shelves in your foyer to keep the mandatory keys, mail and other knickknacks. These narrow floating shelves are simple, easy to maintain and don’t take up any floor space. In the sitting room, shelves can easily replace your display cabinet and save up on floor space too! Just place shelves at multi levels to create an area of interest while displaying all your curio items. Shelves can be used in the same way in the kitchen to store spice bottles or in the bathroom for your toiletries.
Space-saving or multi-purpose furniture are a boon in apartments. Invest in coffee tables or side stools that come with storage spaces built-in to store knickknacks. You can also create space by opting for tables that can be tucked away under one another. This way, you only need bring them out when needed, keeping your space open. A drop-leaf dining table is ideal for seating 2 people, but can be opened up to seat 6 people and ideal for apartments!
Go for stylish storage boxes or baskets that can be stacked. This way you can segregate and store different items neatly and decorative way. Use same size containers or multiple sizes, they will still be effective while saving up on space.
You too can think of more innovative storage ideas for apartment homes!