Clever storage ideas for every room in your home



Fall is finally here – and Canadian Tire is here to help make sure you’re Ready for all. From easy DIY weekend home updates to tips on how to maximize storage in any space, we’ve got you covered to get back into your fall routine.

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Struggling to keep your home organized and clutter-free? You’re not alone. Sometimes it just seems like there just isn’t enough space for all of the items we’ve acquired over the years. That’s where smart storage solutions come in: to help you declutter your home by freeing up valuable floor space and making the most of every corner.

As the calendar changes, it’s important to stay organized to make it easier to find seasonal items, making sure everything from your favorite fall decorations and clothing to Christmas decorations and more stay in place. and easy to find.

Remember though: while adding storage can help reduce visual clutter, in order to stay properly organized, it’s a good idea to store similar items (especially seasonal essentials) so you can see what you’re looking for. you search at a glance.

From storage under the bed and over the door to bike hooks for the garage and storage that doubles as a backdrop, it’s never been easier to control clutter. Here are some smart storage ideas for every room in your home to help you get more organized this fall.


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Laundry baskets and baskets can take up a lot of space, and when space is at a premium, that clutter can be frustrating. The solution? Switch to a foldable laundry basket that fits anywhere. It’s perfect for moving your laundry from the bedroom to the laundry room and can be flattened when not in use.

Alternatively, if you find that your shoe collection keeps growing and you run out of places to store them, go for a shoe rack over the door, which offers additional storage space without taking up valuable floor space. The ClosetMaid Suite Symphony Tower Starter Kit can be a similar factor for your wardrobe, thanks to three extendable clothes hanger rods and a tower to store purses, hats and shoes.

Here’s another handy, out-of-sight storage solution to help you make use of otherwise wasted space: Sterilite ClearView Rolling Tote Bag with Latch fits right under your bed and is perfect for storing out of season clothes, while the clear plastic makes it easy to see what’s inside at a glance.


Momentum Type A 3 Tier Utility Cart, Eucalyptus via Canadian Tire

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The best storage solutions are capable of dual function, making it Momentum Type A 3 Tier Utility Cart a great living room organizer as you can add decorative pieces on top and leave it exposed, or just move it and store it somewhere else if you need more floor space.

You want something that doubles as a piece of furniture and storage room? The For Living Folding Storage Bench is the perfect solution, adding extra seating and plenty of storage to your living room. Another great foldable lounge option is the CANVAS Folding Storage Ottoman. Kick up your feet and relax on this sneaky storage item, which easily folds up whenever you need the extra space.


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Using vertical space is a key organizing tip, and storage above the toilet can help completely transform a small bathroom. Thanks to three storage shelves, the Sauder Nautilus Chrome Space Saver Gives you plenty of extra space, allowing you to store towels, toilet paper and other bathroom essentials in a neat and presentable manner.

It can also be associated with The turntable at a Home Edit level to help you easily maintain your skin care routine. Place your moisturizers, serums and toners on this turntable for easy access. It also has a small rim to prevent your products from tipping or falling.

A sliding system like this organizer under sink, meanwhile, allows easier access to those products tucked away in the back of your sink, while tiered shelves leave more room for all your bathroom essentials.

In the shower, the simplehuman shower basket will help keep all of your shampoos, conditioners, body washes and other shower products from cluttering the area. The adjustable shelves slide up, down and to the sides to make room for larger bottles, and the convenient storage hooks are perfect for storing your razor, loofah and other accessories.


Canadian Tire Pantry Organizing Ideas

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If you can’t find the ingredients you’re looking for without doing a pantry scavenger hunt, try storing similar items together. For example, you can put granola, cereal, and oatmeal together in one of these all-purpose wooden bins and combine all your baking accessories into one another.

A rotating plate is another convenient way to store everyday items like oils and vinegars, while a over-the-door pantry organizer is a great option if your cupboards are cluttered with spices and other staples. Thanks to the open basket design, you can find what you are looking for quickly and easily. It also features adjustable baskets that lift up for easy organization.

Another great way to maximize your cabinet space is to add additional tiers via a linear closet shelf Where Type A Misplaced Corner Shelf. Both are able to stack together to save space, while the sturdy wire construction will securely hold dishes and drinks.


Garage organization with storage ideas from Canadian Tire

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Sometimes objects find a place in our garage to free up space in the house, never to be found again. To avoid this all-too-common problem, store less-used seasonal items together in sturdy, open all-purpose bins and place them on a storage rack (like this one option five ventilated shelves) so you can quickly identify what you need without digging into the boxes.

Or let them take off completely using the Mastercraft Heavy-Duty Ceiling Storage Unit, which easily attaches to your ceiling joists and can hold up to 27 medium-sized bins. That’s ample room for seasonal and vacation decorations, summer clothing, camping gear and more!

What about the tools? Combine this stackable Stanley Chest on a 7 drawers Stanley Cabinet for the ultimate tool storage solution. Both cabinets come with a secure locking system to keep your tools safe, as well as a built-in power bar with USB ports for all your charging needs.

And do you remember what we said about making better use of your vertical space? This will double in your garage. A Wall cabinet is perfect for storing auto care products, tools and other store items while saving floor space. You can also opt for Mastercraft Easy Install Track Panels, one of the most practical ways to organize the clutter of the garage. It is fully customizable and adds utility hooks and sturdy metal shelves will easily see your most frequently used items at a glance.

Meanwhile, adding a bicycle hook on the wall (or ceiling) can lift your ride up and out of the way, while still allowing you to easily get back on the road the next time you want to take a ride.

Fall is all about getting back to the routine, and Canadian Tire is here to make sure you’re Ready for fall. Whether you’re looking for tips on how to prepare your home and lawn for the cold, or delicious, healthy recipes that will make nights easy, we’ve got you covered.



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