If you have any jumbo toy buckets, get them off the floor and put them onto the garage wall instead. like Aniko from Place of My Taste. Using the wall for storage allows for more floor space for big toys.
The kitchen is home to another DIY moment. With some hardware brackets, and a solid piece of reclaimed wood that eventually had to be cut to size, the couple installed open shelving. It’s the perfect place to house their collection of ceramic dishware. A space was also added to hang pots to dry. The genius design allows water from the pots to drip right into their overflowing plant in the kitchen.
What was an empty wall in the foyer now houses built-in storage cubbies for members of the family to stash jackets, shoes and sports equipment. Dove gray shelving with brass hardware proves that the catch-all room doesn't have to be boring.
Depending on the size and shape of your dining table, creative surface space can be at a premium. Free up some of the surface space by adding a rolling shelving system to keep larger supplies like gift bags, wide rolls of ribbon and burlap neatly stored and in within arm's reach.