Genius Toy Storage Solutions You Can Make
Constantly stepping on your children's toys? Corral their playthings in one place with these toy storage ideas that you can make yourself.
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For Their Bedroom: Wine Crate Storage
Put old crates to new use as personalized, easy-to-push children's room toy storage.
Get the How-To: Mobile Wooden Crate Toy Storage
For Their Bedroom: Storage Blocks
These whimsical letter blocks with hidden storage can double as nightstands or footstools.
Get the How-To: How to Build Storage Blocks For a Kid's Room
For Their Bedroom: Melon Crate Storage
For Their Bedroom: Stuffed Animal Zoo
Keep your little one's plush pals contained in one place with this easy DIY.
Watch the Video: DIY Stuffed Animal Zoo
For Their Bedroom: Toy Car Garage
Small toys like cars are especially likely to end up scattered throughout the house. Encourage your kiddos to park each car in its own space with this "garage" made from upcycled cardboard and toilet paper rolls.
Watch the Video: DIY Toy Car Garage
For Their Bedroom: Building Block Tub
Repurpose a galvanized tub into a mobile container for small blocks — complete with a built-in play surface!
Get the How-To: Turn a Galvanized Tub Into Playful Mobile Toy Storage
For Their Bedroom: Window Seat
Create a comfy spot to cuddle up with the kids, keeping toys and books organized and within easy reach.
Get the How-To: Make a Window Seat With Toy Storage
For Their Bedroom: Bunk Beds With Cabinets
Turn a bedroom wall into a storage unit with bunk beds using ready-made cabinets and basic lumber.
For the Living Room: Storage Ottoman
Add designer flair to a basic wooden toy box with strips of wood, tacks and an upholstered plywood top.
Get the How-To: Make a Herringbone Wood Toy Box Storage Ottoman
For the Living Room: Revamped Dresser
Put a fresh new spin on an old wooden dresser with open shelving for toy storage, unexpected hardware and a playful use of color.
Get the How-To: Turn an Old Dresser Into Playful Toy Storage
For the Living Room: Jute-Wrapped Bin
Dress up a basic plastic storage bin with jute rope, colorful fabric and metal casters — and voila! You've got a chic and convenient spot to stash toys when your living room needs a quick spruce up.
Get the How-To: Turn a Plastic Storage Container Into a Mobile Toy Box
For Any Room: Mobile Toy Basket
With a handle and wheels, this rolling toy basket easily moves from room to room to make tidying a breeze.
Get the How-To: How to Make a Mobile Toy Box
For the Garage: Sports Gear Storage
Use bungee cords to store balls and other awkwardly shaped sports equipment in an empty garage corner.
Get the How-To: How to Build Sports Equipment Storage
For the Backyard: Pool Toy Pegboard
With a pegboard panel and a few hooks, you can easily corral pool toys and other summer gear in one spot.
Watch the Video: 3 Ways to Store Summer Toys