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21 Ways to Get More Shower Space

By: Peter Walsh and Ellie Sanders

Take advantage of unused shower space with clever storage ideas and unique built-in additions.

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Photo: Matt Mansueto. From: Erica Lugbill.

Smart Shower Storage Ideas

Frustrated by a shower with insufficient storage? We’re here to help. If you’re struggling to find a spot to stash your shampoo, soaps and other bath essentials, get more storage space in your shower with our tips and tricks.

If you’re remodeling your bathroom, consider adding built-in shelves to your shower — they’re a great storage solution that can also double as a design element. In this luxurious walk-in shower, designer Erica Lugbill lined the built-in storage niches with small penny tiles, adding visual interest among the larger subway tiles.

Bathroom remodel not in your budget? You can still add extra storage space with store-bought shower organizers, such as hanging caddies and wall-mounted shelves. Browse through our gallery to see more of our favorite shower storage ideas.

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Classic Caddy

A three-tiered bamboo shelf is the perfect quick fix for a shower storage solution. Hang it from the showerhead to organize shampoo bottles, body washes, bar soaps, razors and sponges for the whole family.

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Safe Storage

Don’t skimp on safety in the shower regardless of your age. This sturdy grab bar attaches to the shower wall and offers storage for all your shower cleanup needs.

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Shower Built-Ins

Black subway tile serves as a springboard for this bathroom's clean and sophisticated design. A sleek built-in niche provides clever, seamless storage for shampoo, soaps and washcloths.

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