If you want to hide your items so they don t look cluttered you can also make drawers that extend out from the staircase. Toys scattered everywhere can drive even the easier going parent mad.
Teach your kids to be a little more responsible with some under stairs storage ideas.
Under stairs storage shelves diy. The sliding drawer version as you can see above is made from mdf and requires a slightly different method of painting than normal timber. The instructions for a simpler version with just shelves and a cupboard are here should you feel this is too ambitious. If not for this instructable then another entry.
For full build details s. With a bit of work and some tools you ll be able to create under stair storage in an afternoon. Diy storage woodworking this video details how i turned a small cupboard under the stairs into a pull out storage drawer system.
I am entering this instructable into the organization contest. 19 craft or hobby room. Our favourite by far is to build large pull out storage drawers under the stairs.
The instructions here are based on the configuration in my house it may be different for di. If you want to have exposed storage you can easily make boxes to use as shelves between the studs beneath your stairs. Under stairs hidden storage drawers.
Under stairs cupboard with sliding shoe racks and drawers. This is a great project to maximize any dead space you may have under a staircase the storage drawers can be used for shoes hats bags. As they grow you can use the drawers to store coats shoes gloves and school bags.