DIY Organization 19 DIY Bathroom Storage Ideas & Makeover Tips

19 DIY Bathroom Storage Ideas & Makeover Tips

Storage is always at a premium in the bathroom. Think of all the accessories you have: shampoos, conditioners, makeup, toilet rolls, toothpaste, razors etc to name but a few. No wonder morning times can be a nightmare, especially if you haven’t brought your A-Game to the storage department. But fret no more. Below we’ve listed 19 amazing ideas to help you keep all those accessories organized which will help you streamline your morning routine! For any home repairs you can also check out you local Dublin handyman.

1. Shower Pocket Organizer

Shower Pocket Organizer

Shower pocket organizers are amazing! You can keep all your shower accessories within easy reach, all neatly organized and ready for instant use. The mesh fabric is quick drying so even when it gets wet it wont get moldy and smelly. Seriously, you’re bathroom needs one of these asap!

Buy Shower Organizers (as pictured) HERE

 

2. Rustic Bath Caddy From a Single Board of Reclaimed Wood

Rustic Bath Caddy From a Single Board of Reclaimed Wood

You can make this rustic bath caddy from a single board of reclaimed wood and bring a true spa feeling to your bathroom. Reclaimed wood can be found at local salvage yards – and try to get a piece that extends about 6 inches past the width of your tub. Use the excess cut wood from the board to make the underside slats.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

3. Leather + Copper Cup Organizer

Leather + Copper Cup Organizer

Add some glam to your bathroom storage with these leather + copper cup organizers. These are great for storing makeup brushes, lipsticks, glosses, eyeliners etc. If some of your accessories are a little ‘short’ for the cups – just add some uncooked rice to the copper cups so you can keep everything with easy reach.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

4. Create a Basket out of an Old Pot

Create a Basket out of an Old Pot

Here’s a genius way to upcycle an old pot into beautiful towel storage that would look at home in any 5 star spa. You’ll need some hot glue and sisal rope and the project only takes about 15 minutes to complete!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

5. Beachcomber's Towel Rack

Beachcomber's Towel Rack

If you live near a beach then get down asap and get yourself a nice piece of driftwood like shown in the picture above. All you need to add are some nickel coat hooks and you’ll have a really artistic piece of storage that only costs a few bucks.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

6. Back of the Door Towel Storage

Back of the Door Towel Storage

Placing towel bars on the backs of bathroom doors is a great way to use that space efficiently and it’s a lot easier to affix them to a wooden door (as most are) than to a plaster wall. Once they’re in place you’ll have a great place to store even the bulkiest of towels!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

7. DIY Mason Jar Soap Pump

DIY Mason Jar Soap Pump

This is a really easy 5 minute tutorial! All you need is a mason jar, stainless steel lotion dispenser and masking tape, and soon you’ll have a really snazzy way of storing your liquid soap!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

8. Repurpose Old Ladder for Towel Storage

Repurpose Old Ladder for Towel Storage

Upcycle an old ladder into some chic bathroom towel storage. If you don’t have an old ladder you could pick one up at a local flea market or online. Just clean it up and add some high gloss varnish!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

9. PVC Pipe Toothbrush Holders

PVC Pipe Toothbrush Holders

Here’s a perfect way to store your toothbrushes – hidden away on the inside of your cupboard door, they are easily accessible by all members of the family. All you need is, 1 inch PVC pipe, PVC pipe end caps and command hooks.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

10. Over the Door Bulk Storage

Over the Door Bulk Storage

Use the wasted space above your bathroom door by installing a shelf to store bulky items like towels or bulk bough toilet rolls. It’ll take a little bit of work to complete the project but it’s a really great way of turning wasted space into extra storage!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

11. Organize Cabinet with Plastic Containers

Organize Cabinet with Plastic Containers

Under the sink is normally where anything and everything is thrown and over time it can become the place of nightmares. So check out the below tutorial to see how you can quickly get it all under control and super organized by using plastic containers and labels you can print yourself.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

12. Mason Jar Bathroom Set

Mason Jar Bathroom Set

Who said diamonds are a girls best friend?? Because as we all know, mason jars are most definitely a girls best friend especially when you need to get your bathroom accessories organized quickly and cheaply. Check out the below tutorial to see how to do it in style!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

13. Magnetic Medicine Cabinet Organizers

Magnetic Medicine Cabinet Organizers

Use magnet organizers for your medicine cabinet and you’ll have it fully cleaned and organized in under an hour. Here’s a good tip, throw out things you no longer use, because they’re just taking up space and making things look messy!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

14. Magnetic Bathroom Rack

Magnetic Bathroom Rack

Use a magnetic knife rack to keep all your metallic bathroom accessories organized and within easy reach. You should be able to pick one up online for less than $10 and they’re so easy to affix!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

15. DIY Magnetic Storage Board

DIY Magnetic Storage Board

Here’s another great way you can use magnets to keep your bathroom organized! Magnetic makeup boards are the simplest way to keep all your everyday beauty items, including lipsticks, eyeliners, makeup brushes, mascara, and eye shadow palettes, organized and within easy reach.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

16. Cabinet Door Storage Bins

Cabinet Door Storage Bins

Cabinet doors are the perfect place to add storage bins, which are great for storing bulky, heavy items, whilst also keeping them within easy reach. This project works best underneath vanity cabinets where there are no shelves.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

17. Upcycle a Vase into Tissue Storage

Upcycle a Vase into Tissue Storage

Here’s a great way to repurpose a glass vase you already have into a storage piece thats both functional and super chic. If you dont have a vase you could probably pick up something similar at a flea market.

Find the tutorial HERE

 

18. His & Hers Medicine Cabinets

His & Hers Medicine Cabinets

Add some funk to your medicine cabinets in no time at all with some peel and stick wallpaper. You can get a variety of different prints for men, women and children!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

19. Window Box Bathroom Storage

Window Box Bathroom Storage

I seriously love this project, because not only is it super practical but it’ll give your bathroom some 5 star style! The project only costs about $35 in total and because the wicker baskets are so deep you can store bulky items as well!

Find the tutorial HERE

 

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