Cardboard Boxes

Cardboard boxes are seen lying around you all the time. Whether you have gone on a holiday or made rapid purchases, your storeroom is filled with custom boxes. When people find no way out, they throw them in the recycling bin or stack them flat in the corner of the storeroom. Another way is to use these custom cardboard boxes creatively to make a variety of storage solutions. They are extremely easy to make. You need not spend a single penny.

Make them by using some of the standard supplies available to you. It would be great fun. Moreover, it attractively organizes your space. Below are some of the exciting storage ideas using cardboard boxes:

Cardboard Boxes As DIY Fabric Bin

Making a fabric storage bin out of old custom packaging boxes is a great idea. Take some large boxes. Remove their lids and cover them with colorful fabric. Cover the box from the inside if you want to look neat. Make two holes on the opposite side of the box using a puncher. Tie a strong ribbon to make the storage bin easy to carry. Store your important stuff inside. This will save your time searching the things here and there in the hour of need.

Bathroom Stuff Organizer

Usually, the bathrooms look very untidy because of unorganized pantry items, cleaning supplies, and craft materials. Creating a bathroom stuff organizer is an exciting idea to wind up all the mess. For it, take some used custom printed boxes. It is effortless to make. Cut off its lid. Either invert its side or cover it with a thick fabric like jute or burlap. An acceptable way is to use the finished end of the burlap as a top edge. Start rotating the box and apply glue side by side. Press the burlap strip to give it a neat look. As the strip ends, fold it inward and use hot glue to remain fixed. You can prepare it in several colors and designs according to your level of creativity.

Foldable Shoe Rack

Shoes are very difficult to organize, but this cardboard shoe rack can manage them well. You can easily fold it when you want and place it somewhere else. For making it, gather several custom boxes lying in your storeroom. Cut their taped ends to make them flat. Make triangles out of the cardboard sheets. This will create several triangular tubes. If you want, you can close one end. Now take a thick sheet of corrugated cardboard. Place the triangular tubes on it as shown in the image. Use duct tape to fix them out. Repeat the process to make a three-layer shoe rack. You can put an extra cardboard piece for large odd-sized boots.

Desk Organizer From Cardboard Boxes

The custom boxes gathered from food packaging can be used to make desk organizers. This never makes your drawers messy. You can put your essential things in it and find them quickly when needed. Whether you want to create them with or without lids is your choice. Take any of the old custom boxes. Cut them from the middle according to the required size. Paint or cover them with wrapping paper. You can also draw an attractive pattern on them. Making dividers facilitate you to store a variety of things separately.

File Storage

These hanging file storage are the updated version of old custom cardboard boxes, which you think of no use. For this purpose, take a long sheet of cardboard. Cover it with some fabric. Now you have to decide how many sections you want to make of hanging file storage. Cut the cardboard pieces accordingly. Fix them horizontally on the sheet, one above the other. You require a strong adhesive or hot glue to fix them up. It will be perfect storage for files, emails, envelopes and other important documents.