A shoe storage bench with seat and sliding doors for a home entryway can have more benefits than a normal bench or other shoe storage solution. This is due to several factors that make it rather unique with all the features and options that it is manufactured with. If a one piece shoe storage furniture option is what you need, this type of bench may be the right fit in your home.
So, what do you look for in a shoe storage bench? Well, the first thing is the number of cubbies the bench has. You want to purchase benches with as many cubbies as will fit in the space you have in mind, knowing that shoes have a way of multiplying over time. There are two basic types of benches. First, there are those that have cubbies. Think of them as walled off storage lockers laid out in a grid. The second is a bench where the front opens out, revealing either cubbies or wire loops that slip right into the shoe, letting them hang free.
These are actually attractive pieces of furniture that sit near the entrance of a doorway or hall. When people come into your home they are great in helping to provide a place for shoes, boots, coats and whatever else is brought in. These are things that are normally dumped at the entrance of the door and cause unsightly clutter. The shoe storage bench helps to eliminate that clutter.
The fact is that shoes take up a lot of space in some valuable storage areas such as closets, floor, and entrance space. We have athletic shoes, around the house shoes, work shoes, dress shoes, and the list goes on. With so many shoes, how can we maximize our storage space? By utilizing shoe storage products to maximize the potential of your existing space you can storage your shoes and still have plenty of room to store the rest of your necessities.
Some shoe benches come in versions that are open with individual cubbies for pair of shoes. These allow you to see the shoes very easily. Generally this is a lesser expensive type of bench as compared to the other types. The other types of shoe furniture are more self-contained. They feature a seat that is also a lid. On some the lid is hinged and on others the lid removes without any attachment. If you do not want the shoes to be seen this is the type that will work best for your needs.