11 Best Small Living Room Organization Ideas
If you have a small living room and need more storage ideas, there are plenty of solutions you can make yourself—some of them can be completed in just a couple minutes! Here are 11 ideas for organizing your living room (and keeping it organized).
Shelving for Small Living Room Storage and Organization
Living Room Organization: Couch Caddy
Keep everything you need within arm’s reach. This clever IKEA hack couch caddy can hold your remote, a beverage and a magazine or newspaper. Find instructions at instructables.com. Take it a step further with a couch designed for small spaces.
Space Saving Living Room Furniture: Nesting Tables
Living Room Storage Bench
Storage benches aren’t just for mud rooms and entryways. They’re also a trendy living room idea. Try a storage bench in your living room for extra seating and store board games, toys or knitting supplies inside.
Hide Living Room Storage With a Tablecloth
Hide items you don’t want out all the time with a tablecloth. Just place the cloth over an end table and store items in storage bins or baskets underneath. This is a great storage space for craft items you work on while watching television.
Upcycled Small Living Room Storage Crates
You know those old fruit crates you see at resale and vintage shops? Use them to your advantage! Organize your living room by painting or staining them and then stack them up and use them to store books and pillows, and place a lamp or two on top. Your crate bookcase can be as sleek or rustic as you like. An you can make crate end tables to match.
Living Room Fireplace Wood Storage
If you have a wood-burning fireplace, is there a way you can cut out a space in the wall nearby to create a storage area for logs? Check out this living room which uses the dead space around the fireplace as a creative storage spot.
Living Room Organization: Big Bookcases
Try creating a floor-to-ceiling bookcase, then place furniture in front of the bookcase. This will help organize your living room and give you more room to store books, movies, and lots of other small items. You can use bins to store toys on the lower shelves.