50 Brilliant Bathroom Storage Hacks and Organization DIY Solutions

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Bathroom is that place where you get to relax and wash away the lassitude after an all-day work. So your bathroom must be well organized and tidy that can bring the relaxed atmosphere first. It is important to make sure that your bathroom is clutter-free, organized, relaxing, friendly and welcoming.

Toothpaste, deodorant, cotton buds, you name it and it’s probably found its home somewhere on your basin, the side of the bath or even on the bathroom floor. It may not necessarily be you who is leaving these products there, but whoever it is, is making the place look untidy.

If it’s just plain laziness then whip whoever needs it into shape, and quickly, but if it’s due to a lack of bathroom storage then we have the perfect ideas for you.

You don’t need to rack your brains to expand the space of your bathroom but just some storage hacks.
We’ve come up with not 1, not 2, but 50 bathroom storage ideas; from clever to quirky and stylish to practical to help you keep your bathroom clean, tidy and most importantly beautiful!

Check these 50 clever DIY storage hacks that will help you get your tiny bathroom neat and tidy to release space. Keep everything you need right at your fingertips — but off your countertops — with these genius ideas.

1.Dollar Store Bathroom Organizing

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If you do not have too much time at your disposal yet you do not want to spend a small fortune on furniture and storage cabinets either, then here is how you can easily and effortlessly organize your bathroom with some dollar store items!

Via: Dollar Store Bathroom Organizing

2. Window Box Storage

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It often happens that when we have too many things to store in our bathroom, we often overlook the available space and jump straight to buying extra shelves – here is a simple tutorial that will offer you the ultimate life hack and teach you how to exploit the bathroom windows for the best storage.

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3. Medicine Cabinet Organization

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Everybody has several drugs at home, in case of emergency, and if you have a hard time organizing yours then this tutorial will certainly come in handy for you.

Via: Medicine Cabinet Organization

4. Organize Your Bathroom Linen Closet

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Organizing your bathroom linen closet can be a daunting and time-consuming task, but it does not need to! Here is a tutorial that will certainly help you save a lot of time and trouble when doing so.

Via: Organize Your Bathroom Linen Closet

5. Mason Jar Storage

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Do you feel like there is simply not enough place to store your hair bands, your ear buds and all those small personal items that tends to get scattered all over the bathroom? Here is a super creative tutorial that will help you make the best of your mason jars.

Via:  Mason Jar Storage

6. DIY Shelf Building

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Why spend money on an already made shelf when you can easily make your own, and have a great time doing so as well? Here is how you can easily do it!

Via: DIY Shelf Building

7. Bathroom Storage Redefined

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We all know the saying – a picture is worth a thousand words! In this case, it is totally true. Here is a super innovative bathroom storage idea.

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8. Color Led Shower Head

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Okay, so lighted showers may not help with organization but they certainly help with the look and feel of the bathroom. You can get shower heads that actually emit colorful light when you are using them. This is a great idea for romantic bathrooms or if you have kids, they will absolutely love taking a shower when there are colorful lights coming out of the showerhead. What a great way to get kids to stay clean!

Via: 7 Color Led Shower Head

9. Bathroom Toy Organization

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Does your child love his rubber ducks and other bath toys, yet you always have a hard time gathering them in one place? Here is a tutorial that will save you some time and trouble!

Via: Bathroom Toy Organization

10. DIY Magnetic Strip in Bathroom

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This is a great way to keep tabs on the things that you need and it takes very little time. Just cut the strip the length of your door, attach it with screws and then add those small metal items that you always have trouble locating when you need them.

Via: DIY Magnetic Strip in Bathroom

11. Beautiful DIY Mirror Frame

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Give a dated bathroom mirror a fresh new look by wrapping it in a crisp, white frame. Or, customize the style of your mirror edging and finish to match the rest of the bath. It will completely change the look of the room and make it seem cleaner and bigger.

12. DIY Bathroom Hanging Baskets

DIY-Bathroom-Hanging-BasketsHanging baskets are not only practical and functional, but also very aesthetically pleasant! Here is a tutorial that will teach you how they can come in handy for bathroom storage.

Via: DIY Bathroom Hanging Baskets

13. Master Bathroom Organization

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While it is true that master bathrooms are very spacious and relaxing, they do require a lot more attention to details when it comes to organizing them. Here is a tutorial that will teach you how to easily and efficiently upgrade your bathroom.

Via: Master Bathroom Organization

14. Temperature Sensitive LED Faucet Light Color Change

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If you have small children then chances are you worry from time to time about hot water burns. There is actually a temperature sensitive LED faucet light that can help to eliminate the risk of burns from the bathroom sink. The water looks red when it is hot and blue when it is cold. It changes color depending on the temperature of the water coming out of the faucet. This is great for those with small children or anyone who wants to add a fun element to their bathroom.

Via: Temperature Sensitive LED Faucet Light Color Change

15. DIY Pottery Storage Ladder

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If you fancy classic and traditional pottery, then here is an outstanding pottery storage ladder that you can easily do yourself – and the best news is that you do not need to invest in expensive materials either!

Via: DIY Pottery Storage Ladder

16. DIY Bathroom Door Shelf

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This is yet another tutorial that emphasizes on the importance of making the best of your bathroom door, if you want to get extra storage space for all your belongings.

Via: DIY Bathroom Door Shelf

17. Bathroom Organizers

diy bathroom organization storage hacks tipsYou should always make use of empty space and this includes the space on the back of your bathroom door. You can hang towel holders down the length, giving you room to keep several towels and washcloths. Use lower racks for small children so that they can get to them easily. This not only solves some storage issues but is great for the decor of your bathroom as well.

Via: Bathroom Organizers

18. Storing Bath Towels

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Looking for a new way to store your bath towels? Limited on storage space in your linen closet? Instead of folding your bath towels, try rolling them. Rolled towels will store nicely in a large basket next to your bathtub or on a shelf stacked in a pyramid shape. Displaying neatly rolled bath towels will give a nice relaxing spa feel to your bathroom. Ahhh!!

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19. Cute Storage Boxes

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20. Lovely Plant Holders Repurposed in Bathroom

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Plant holders make great hair styling supply holders. Instead of hanging plants in them, you just mount them to the wall and put your blow dryer, curling iron and other hair supplies inside. They look great in the bathroom and help you to save a bit of cabinet space. The best part is that you can pick these up for just a few dollars each and have them for all types of storage.

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21. Clutter Free Bathroom Hacks + DIY

22. Elsie’s Organization Tips

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If you need storage in the bathroom and you want it to be unique, think about hitting flea markets and yard sales. Wooden crates and mason jars make wonderful storage solutions. You can stack the crates or mount them to the wall and mason jars are great for keeping cotton swabs, cotton balls and a number of other bathroom supplies neatly organized.

Via: Elsie’s Organization Tips

23. Rope-Shaped Decorations

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Channel your inner deckhand and get the bathroom shipshape with easy rope-based decorations (anyone who can tie a knot can make these).  You can make towel holders and many other things out of rope. You just need fiber rope and you need to know how to tie a knot. With just a bit of creativity, you could solve some of your bathroom storage issues and give the room a great new look.

Via: Rope-Shaped Decorations

24. Put a book shelf above your door for extra storage.

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Few bathrooms have enough places to hang towels. Stacking towel bars behind closed doors is a great way to remedy the shortage and use space efficiently.

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25. DIY Magnetic Makeup Board

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A magnetic makeup board is a must for smaller bathrooms. You just need an old picture frame, a metal sheet like an old cookie sheet, a few small magnets and a few other supplies. Instead of having to search through drawers to find the makeup that you want, it will all be right there together, organized so that you can find it easily.

Via: DIY Magnetic Makeup Board

26. Five DIY Bathroom Storage

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In a small bathroom, every square inch counts. Use these clever tips to wring extra bathroom storage from unexpected places.Instead of having your toothbrushes in a cup on the counter, why not keep them in the medicine cabinet? You can carve out slots in wooden shelves to hold toothbrushes or even razors if you need additional storage.

Via: 5 DIY Bathroom Storage

27. Master Bathroom Reveal

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Sometimes the color of your bathroom can cause it to look small and cluttered. Think about giving it a fresh coat of paint, in a lighter color. If you don’t have a vanity, add one. You can get these in all sizes and price ranges and they give you additional storage space so you can keep things out of sight. Just a few key changes will change your bathroom from dull and lifeless to extravagant and best of all – organized.

Via: Master Bathroom Reveal

28. Bathroom Container Labels – Free Printables

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You don’t have to keep cotton balls and other essentials hidden from view in order to keep your bathroom neat and organized. Why not consider putting them in apothecary jars or mason jars and have them right there on the vanity? If you take the time to print out attractive labels, you can keep things in plain view and still make your bathroom look tidy.

Tutorial :Bathroom Container Labels – Free Printables 

29. Small Bathroom Storage Solutions

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There are so many wonderful ways to add storage to a small bathroom. Use baskets, bins and trays to stay organized (especially in a kid’s bathroom). An inexpensive cutlery tray can be used to hold to make up, combs and tubes. Plastic shoe boxes are great for stashing ointments – and if they leak, you can easily rinse out the box. Keep hairbrushes and combs in tall, narrow vases.

Via: Small Bathroom Storage Solutions

30. Fast and Easy DIY Shelving

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Transform bare bathroom walls with functional and decorative crate shelving. Small crates make great storage solutions. You just need to find a few wooden crates and then paint them whatever color you want. Use screws to mount them sideways to the wall and you have a great country looking décor idea along with a bit of extra storage. These would be great for holding bath sponges and other things that you may not have room for elsewhere.

Tutorial :Fast and Easy Shelving 

31. DIY Bathroom Towel Storage in Under 5 Minutes

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Wicker baskets look great in the bathroom. In fact, you can mount them on the wall and have instant towel storage. They will hang up with just a few strategically placed screws and will hold your towels beautifully. If you have little room for storing towels or you just like the look of wicker baskets, this is a great way to get your bathroom organized and give it a little decor boost as well.

Tutorial :DIY Bathroom Towel Storage in Under 5 Minutes 

32. Lovely DIY Bathroom Yarn Labeling

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Think about turning your built-in cabinet into a really organized bathroom shelf. You just need to buy baskets or you can build boxes that fit perfectly onto the shelves. Then just label them so that you know where everything goes. This will clear up a lot of clutter and leave your bathroom looking bigger because it will be completely clutter free.

Via: Lovely DIY Bathroom Yarn Labeling

33. Hanging Baskets Craft Project

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In small bedrooms, bathrooms and kitchens, sometimes, there’s just not enough space for another piece of furniture. That’s where this handy craft project comes in. You can create pockets of storage by hanging a series of wicker baskets from the ceiling by following the directions below.

Via: Hanging Baskets Craft Project

34. Bathroom DIY Magazine Rack {tutorial}

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If you have men in your house, chances are that there is always some reading going on in the bathroom. Instead of having those magazines piled up on the back of the toilet, think about building your own wall mounted magazine rack. This is a really easy project to undertake and it will help you to keep bathroom magazines organized so that whoever reads them will be able to find what they want easily.

Tutorial :Bathroom DIY Magazine Rack {tutorial} 

35. How To Update A Bathroom

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Have you ever experienced that moment of panic when you find out over-night guests are coming to stay? They will actually see your upstairs and use your bathroom? Ok now, just chill. It doesn’t really take a lot of time or money to get a new bathroom. With just a few changes, you can have a completely updated look that is well-organized and beautiful. A new shower curtain and new rugs will instantly change the look of the room without costing too much. Read on to find out how to update a bathroom, without breaking the bank.

Tutorial :How To Update A Bathroom 

36. Organize This: Linens!

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A linen closet or cabinet, shown here, is commonly used as a catchall for bath essentials, towels, bed sheets, and much more. With such variety in the items being stored, it’s easy for this space to become overwhelmed and cluttered. Keep your linen closet or cabinet tidy by incorporating smart, stylish storage solutions

Via: Creative Ways to Organize a Linen Cabinet

37. Bathroom Appliance Storage

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Keeping curling irons, straightening irons and even blow dryers safely stored can be difficult. After all, you can’t very well put them away in a drawer or cabinet while they are hot. A good solution for this is to take a metal file box and use it for storage.
You can easily hang the box from the wall or side of a cabinet by just cutting holes in the back and using Command hooks for hanging. Metal file boxes are non-flammable which make them a great choice for storing those heated appliances and you can keep them within easy reach of the bathroom mirror. The metal boxes look great and give you the perfect storage solution for items that are normally a bit difficult to store properly.

Tutorial : DIY File Box Bathroom Appliance Storage 

38. DIY Pocket Organizer

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Want to really make your bathroom look organized? Paint it. The combination of yellow and gray works well to make the bathroom look a bit more spacious and let’s face it, they’re just lovely colors when combined. These are great colors if you are looking to add virtual space to the bathroom or if you just want something a bit elegant to give your bathroom that sleek and clean look.

Tutorial : DIY pocket Organizer 

39. Free Cabinet Door Storage Bin Plans

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If you are lacking for space in the bathroom (and most of us are) you can build your own behind-the-cabinet-door storage. You will just need to determine the size of shelves that you need and build them with a front to keep things from falling out. This lets you store toilet paper, bandages or anything else that your medicine cabinet won’t hold.

Tutorial : Free Cabinet Door Storage Bin Plans 

40. Rustic Bathroom Storage

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You can create beautiful bathroom storage containers by simply gluing rope to old coffee cans. The great part is that if you drink coffee, you may already have the cans on hand. Just glue rope to them and to really make the look unique, use cans of different sizes. These are great for holding brushes and combs, lotions or even those curling irons when they are not in use.

Tutorial :Rustic Bathroom Storage 

41. How to Organize Medicine Cabinet

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Keeping medicines organized can seem difficult. The first step in organizing your medicine cabinet is to go through and check the expiration dates. Throw out anything that has expired. Now that you know what you have to work with, you can organize medicines by type or by the person who takes them. Just place appropriate medicines in a plastic container that will fit on your shelf or under the sink and label each one. This helps you to easily find the medicine that you need and ensures that all of your medicines are within a safe date.

Tutorial :How to Organize Medicine Cabinet 

42. A Wall Full of Baskets

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Bathroom organization and space saving is not nearly as difficult as it sounds. If you have room on the walls, why not mount baskets to keep things neat and tidy? You can have baskets for towels and washcloths, shaving supplies or just whatever you need additional space to store. If you have kids, give them each their own basket to keep their bathroom supplies within reach. Baskets are easy to mount on walls and look great as bathroom decor.

Tutorial :A Wall Full of Baskets 

43. Cute Personalized Bathroom Shelves

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Personalizing your bathroom and keeping it organized really can go hand in hand. If you have a bit of space on the wall behind your toilet or sink, consider personalized boxes. You can have a box for each person in the family and keep toothbrushes, cologne or anything that you need within reach. This is a great idea for kids’ things so they can get to them easily without having to be able to reach the medicine cabinet.
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44. Two shower curtains instead one plus extra inspiration

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Want to really make your bathroom look organized? Paint it. The combination of yellow and gray works well to make the bathroom look a bit more spacious and let’s face it, they’re just lovely colors when combined. These are great colors if you are looking to add virtual space to the bathroom or if you just want something a bit elegant to give your bathroom that sleek and clean look.

Tutorial :Two shower curtains instead one plus extra inspiration 

45. Hair Tool Storage Cabinet

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Keeping your hair styling tools up and out of the way not only saves space but helps you to keep them from getting damaged. You can easily build storage for hair tools inside a cabinet with just a few key essentials. If you have a power outlet near the cabinet, you can drill holes in the back of the cabinet and stick cords through so you will always be able to find the cords and they won’t get tangled during storage.

Tutorial :Hair Tool Storage Cabinet 

46. Rope together a tower of buckets

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Double-knot the clothesline when you get to the last bucket and cut off the excess portion. Then, hang the finished bathroom storage solution from a simple hook on your wall or door, and toss in your hair straightener, hairspray, makeup brushes, hair brushes, and other beauty supplies.

Via: Rope together a tower of buckets

47. Upcycle an old drawer into a wall-mounted mini storage unit

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A drawer from a discarded dresser can be an ideal shelving unit for your bathroom. Clean it up and pretty soon, it could be looking like this Pinterest perfect example.

Via: DIY Storage Unit From Old Drawer

48. Use an old wine rack to store towels

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Via: DIY Storage Unit From Old Wine Rack

49. Mount retro doorknobs to the wall and hang towels on them

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Via: DIY Storage Unit From Retro Doornobs

 50. Upcycle tin cans into towel storage cubbies

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Via: DIY Storage Unit From Old Cans

This one shows you how to transform old tin cans into a pretty floral towel rack.

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