Living room is where you are doing such relaxing things by yourself or even with your families and friends. You read magazine, you watch televisions, or maybe you take care of your children playing toys. There are so many things to do with activities in the living room even if it’s just having a cup of coffee in front of the fireplace. It means that actually there is much stuff in your living room that sometime you don’t realize to keep it there. So, you better prepare more storage place in your living room to keep everything in handy.
However, sometimes your living room has been full of furniture, or in a small space that you can’t make a big storage place. Well, you do not have to be worry because you can outsmart it with some tricks to add storage place with less space-taking. Here are some tips you can apply for your living room.
Firstly, you can have a false book shelf. When your book collection is growing more and more, you don’t know how to put book shelf since putting new free standing shelf can’t be done. To keep everything stay balance and look no less airy, you can make a false book shelf. You can make a recessed cabinet on the wall around fireplace or door.
Secondly, utilize every space you have and change them into your storage space. For instance, you can add cabinet or shelf under the stair. You can maximize it to store toys or magazines without adding furniture in the remaining space of the room itself. Another thing you can do is to make your furniture has double function. You can have a bench cabinet that is added with cushion so that you can make it functions as storage place and nice place to sit.
Thirdly, if you have a little bit space in your room you can use nestling storage next to your sofa. Other wise, you can place a console cabinet behind your sofa while you can also utilize its countertop to add ornaments or lighting. In addition to that you can make pull-up drawers underneath the table to keep your remote and magazines. Anyway, you can also put baskets underneath your side table to add storage place. Those are some tips concerning living room storage that you can apply.