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4 ways to get sky-high storage

If you’re trying to find storage space when you think you have no space, it sometimes pays to look at parts of the room that you don’t normally think about. Like up by the roof for instance. We got out our ladders and step stools to find 4 techniques that help add loads more bonus storage right up by the ceiling.

Create easy extra storage for books on a shelf above your window.
Create easy extra storage for books on a shelf above your window.
Place wall storage boxes high up on your wall to easily create out-of-the-way storage and display spaces.

An open display

These wall cabinets can be fixed up on the wall wherever you like, so not only can you show off your things in a nice way but you can position the storage to make a playful display too.

Hidden away

Some things you’d just prefer not to be on display, Closed storage like these cabinets keep everything safe, dust-free and out of the way.

The Ceiling wardrobe

It’s not just about cabinets, If you’re feeling a little bit crafty you could try out this rope and pulley system, made with two curtain rods some rings and rope. Great if your wardrobes are already full to bursting.

Use the dead space above your windows for storing books on a shelf.

Frame your room

Lining up shelves over the tops of the windows, makes use of often unused space as well as frames the window in a nice way. If you need lots of extra storage you could always continue with the shelves framing around the whole room.

We love to see our customers get creative with our products. Go for it! But please note that altering or modifying IKEA products so they can no longer be re-sold or used for their original purpose, means the IKEA commercial guarantees and your right to return the products will be lost.