You may also buy a shoe storage cabinet. These come in a variety of styles and sizes. The material used can either be made from plastic, metal, melamine or wood. These cabinets are good for shoes that are often worn. If you prefer to keep your shoes near a door, decorative cabinets will look good, however, these can be expensive especially if the cabinet is made from cedar. There are other things that may house your footwear. You have the option of using an umbrella stand or even a book stand. You can also use a coffee table placed at the end of the bed to house several pairs of shoes. You may also place shoe storage under the bed such as cloth organizers.
One can choose a shoe cabinet according to the need and availability of the space in his house. The normal height of a shoe cabinet should be around three feet and it should have a depth of two inches more than the length of the largest shoe used by you or members of your family. You can get a shoe storage cabinet especially built for you according to your specifications and need. They are available with double doors, single door and without doors also and in natural wood colors and white.
As well, these are very attractively designed and will add to your décor. They come fashioned in various woods like cherry, walnut, maple and cedar being the most popular. Some shoe storage furniture pieces have racks and shelves for the orderly placement of foot apparel. Some have hinged tops that easily open so shoes and other things can be placed inside and will be out of sight. Most have a surface that a person can sit on to easily remove or put on shoes.
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.
Thankfully, manufacturers have created innovative design solutions for you in the form of the shoe storage bench. These little beauties solve almost all your shoe storage problems, letting each pair of shoes have its own space. Best of all, a shoe storage bench can fit in just about every unused and underutilized corner in your home, from the foot of your bed in the master to the entryway. Every shoe in its place and a place for every shoe.