Reclaiming the Bed Risers
I love an elevated bed. I think it looks more elegant but the biggest reason is storage. This is where I store luggage. It's so easy to reach under the bed, grab the luggage, throw it on the bed and start packing. I don't like bed risers. They are so ugly, stick out (where we all stump our toes), and look cheap. I recently bought an new bed frame. It was standard height and we had an elevated rice bed before and we felt we were laying on the floor. Even my husband said he felt he was in the…
How To Use Old Drawers For Under The Bed Storage
For months I had been walking by some old drawers I had picked up for free on craig's list that were collecting dust on my back porch. I had thought of several different ways to repurpose them but nothing really clicked. Eventually I decided to use them as some very useful under the bed storage for my youngest son. We love how easily he can get them and how useful they are. Not to mention he can clean up his mess and put it away with out any help, which always makes mom happy! Here is…
26 Creative Ideas to Turn Flea-Market Finds into Simple DIY Storage
Flea-market finds add unique vintage style to your home and often cost less than buying new. With a little creativity, you can repurpose many of these antique items to create affordable, functional storage. Whether you're making a shelving unit out of wood crates or reclaiming an old baker's rack, vintage furniture can easily add extra space for storing household items.
DIY Under-The-Bed Storage
A very long time ago I had these random dresser drawers lying around & I made some dog beds out of them. Well, my dogs are such little clingers that they didn't want to lay in the dogs beds, they only sleep with us & sit with us wherever we are sitting. Well, fine then! I guess they didn't like my generous DIY gift to them. I'm hurt. I joke! I simply just made something else out of the drawers. I wanted to make some DIY under the bed storage for our front guest bedroom & it was seriously the