Whether you live in a large home or a tiny apartment everyone could use more storage space. While it would be nice if we all have plentiful closet space where we can just shove stuff in and shut the door, most of the time that is not the case. Shelving and open storage are an easy diy solution for most people. The key to storing items out in the open is organization! Store like items together as if they are on display. If your items are small enough they can be hidden away in coordinating boxes. Organize books by size or color and add a knick-knack here and there to create visual interest. Also when shopping be on the look out for furniture with hidden storage, this goes well beyond the cube ottoman we have all seen so many of! Check out the amazing headboard below, secret storage and style to boot. Let us know your clever diy storage solutions in the comments!