12 Things You Can Do With Storage Boxes

December 26, 2015 | Decor | Storage & Organisation
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Storage boxes are must haves in every home. They are versatile pieces that are not only perfect for keeping valuable items, but also double as decorative pieces in your place. Don’t be boxed up by the idea that these things are only meant to keep your dusty toys, clothes, and house fixtures. Take inspiration from these ideas on the many things you can do with storage boxes and be amazed by the wonders these boxes can do to your homes.

1. Remote control holder

Avoid misplacing your remote controls by placing them all in one box to be found in your TV area. Say goodbye to the days your relatives ask you, “Where’s the remote?!?!”

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2. Under the table accent pieces

If you have a bureau or console table at home that needs some extra flair, why not consider adding beautifully designed storage boxes underneath it? These boxes can surely change the look of your space in an instant.

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3. Stools

Sturdy boxes can also be used as extra stools in your living room or bedrooms.

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4. Foot of the bed bins

Storage boxes are also great as bedroom bins. It can hold all your items from blankets to extra sheets.

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5. Space filler

Hate empty looking shelves? Fill in the gaps by placing decorative boxes on your shelves to give your place more character and style.

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6. Gift boxes

Recycle storage boxes and use them as gift boxes for your presents.

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7. Foot rest

Sturdy storage boxes can also be used as a foot rest. So go ahead, relax and put your feet up on stylish boxes.

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8. Umbrella holder

Who says storage boxes can’t hold umbrellas? Just be sure to first check the material of your storage box before placing wet umbrellas in it to avoid it being soaked.

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9. Side tables

Stack them up or place them beside each other no matter how you put it, storage boxes are cute substitutes for conventional tables. They are fun, quirky, and will definitely add flair to your home.

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10. Photo boxes

Keep memories safe inside storage boxes. Photographs are the only reminders we have of great moments spent with the people we love most.

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11. Sewing kit

Keep sewing materials in storage boxes so you can easily find them when needed.

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12. Shoe boxes

Shoes need to be stored properly. If your racks are full, consider placing your shoes on storage boxes. You can even place slits big enough to see what shoe is inside the box.

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