15 Storage Benches for Every Room in the House
Cut down on clutter, then kick back and relax with these incredible organization ideas.
Storage benches just make life easier. Place them by the front door, and they give you a comfortable spot to lace up your shoes or slip on your coat. Put them in the living room or den, and they offer an extra seat while keeping pillows and blankets within arm's reach. And if the nursery or playroom is always a mess? A storage bench can help reduce clean-up time. (And restore some parental peace of mind.)
Suffice it to say, storage benches are the ultimate cure-all when it comes to clutter — and we've found the best for every room in the house. Scroll on to see our favorite pieces and relish in the instant organization.
Keep your entryway free of clutter and tripping hazards with this thoughtful storage bench. A padded cushion on top invites you to sit and remove your shoes, while two pull-out drawers move them out of the way until you're ready to leave the house.
Why choose between extra seating and storage when you could have both in your living room or office? This upholstered bench offers the best of both worlds, with gently rolled arms, a supportive base for stretching out and a large compartment for your tech.
Make the most of your breakfast nook or smaller dining space with this L-shaped banquette. The backless design ensures that it'll fit against any wall and allows multiple people to sit at one time. And best of all, the solid pine seats open up to roomy compartments for placemats or seasonal decorations.
Here's one of our favorite designer secrets: Put a bench at the foot of the bed to elevate the space and create a comfortable spot for changing. We love that this brown leather bench includes a slatted shelf, so you can clear off your nightstand but keep books and blankets close by.
There's something incredibly luxurious about having a bench in the shower. See for yourself and upgrade your space with this teak wood stool. It's crafted from a water-resistant material with rubber feet and features a shelf for your toiletries, robe and towel.
Need a better solution for your garage? No problem. Put this storage bench to work, where sliding steel doors conceal anything from camping gear to tools. The sturdy frame holds up to 600 pounds and can withstand extreme temperatures, as well as daily use, ensuring it will last for years.