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Storage ideas are something that I seek out. I thought I would give you my ideas for using the back of the door for storage today. That often unused space on the back of your door can keep you organized in a variety of ways. Some of these ideas may surprise you but there really is so much that you can store on the back of the doors in your home. Plus these are all really budget friendly so they definitely won’t break the bank.
Note that some links may be affiliate links which means a portion of your purchase will go to support this site. All of these ideas started when I turned a back of the door shoe organizer into a wrapping paper organizer. You can click here to get instructions on making your own version of this organizer. I have used mine for years now and it still hangs on the back of one of the doors in my home. This is truly the best way I have found to organize my gift wrap and keep it out of the way!
Storage ideas in the remainder of our home are varied. On some doors, we have simple hooks like the below version. These are great for hats, purses, towels, robes, kitchen accessories, and more. Think beyond the obvious use as these are usually sold as coat hooks. You can do so much more with storage on the back of your doors!
Need more hooks? They also make the version pictured below which has an entire row of hooks. You can also click here to see a wide variety of hooks for the back of your door. In the example below, we used this row of hooks to organize scarves. I love that all of these hooks will not damage your door as they just slip over the top. This version would also work great to organize necklaces. They do make jewelry organizers that hang over the back of your door as well.
I saved my best weapon for last! The over the door shoe organizer has a ton of possibilities. Below you can see it in my craft room holding craft supplies but there is so much more that you can do with one of these beauties! Click here to see 10 ways to use an over the door shoe organizer and all of them have nothing to do with shoes. I love using these on the doors in my home. If you are looking for unique storage ideas, look no further than these inexpensive solutions. An over the door shoe organizer might just be what you need in your home.
I hope you have enjoyed these storage ideas for the back of your door. You can use one of our ideas or use this to come up with your own way to utilize that space on the back of your door.
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