If you can afford a professionally installed closet organizer a cubby system is an efficient and effective way to store numerous pairs. Maximize the space between the closet floor and the clothes by making as many slots as possible while still ensuring that shoes of all sizes and shapes will fit in the cubbyholes. To store your footwear successfully you must maximize every possible space including your closet door. There are several styles of over the door shoes storage organizers that secure to a standard closet door. This kind of organizer allows you to store many pairs without infringing on any floor or closet space.
Now think of where all these shoes are. Can you picture their exact location? If you can you are better than most people. Most people would admit that their shoes are scattered all over their house, some inside and some outside...some even in unknown areas where only the family dog knows! There are many ideas floating about on how to organize your shoes. You may have read some of them. Some suggest organizing them by the event in which they would be worn. Evening shoes might go in one spot and weekend sneakers might go in another, while work shoes are right up front and easy to get to.
A shoe storage bench that closes can be a great place for containing many other items that typically clutter up a home. Have lots of toys all over the house? How about pet items? Maybe you need extra storage for blankets or towels? The possibilities are endless. And of course, you can always use these for storing shoes. Some versions come as stand up cabinets that have hooks for also keeping neat coats, sweaters, jackets and the like. If you are concerned about the odors that at times can accompany shoes, a version that will work very well for you are the ones made of cedar wood. This works great to help absorb any offensive odors.
The look and feel of a piece of furniture should match your living space. This is where the different styles of shoe storing solutions come into play like the shoe storage bench with sliding doors. Like any piece of furniture, these benches come in all different wood stains as well as colors and shapes. Finding one that matches the interior of your shouldn`t be too hard. There are many brands and models from stores like Target and Ikea that will offer you some great choices and options.
It is also possible to get a storage box that will keep several pairs of shoes out of the way, especially those that are worn infrequently. In case you are running out of room in your closets, you can get the type of box that slides neatly underneath the bed, and helps keep your entire room tidy. As a matter of fact, storing items underneath the bed is one of those organizational tips that many people tend to overlook. Your rarely worn shoes are an obvious choice for this storage area.