If your Christmas-themed cushions are headed for the basement, you probably don’t care if they’re stored in beautiful baskets.
In fact, it’s better if you get those puppies in an airtight container that keeps the must out!
Because out-of-sight storage doesn’t have to look pretty, you also have the benefit of finding functional solutions that can stack well in your space. We’ll leave the selections to your preference but…
Pro Tip: Get clear containers! There’s nothing more frustrating than rifling through a dozen boxes to dig up the ONE thing you want. (We’ve been there!)
Canvas bags are great options for understated but charming storage. They blend well with most décor (unlike plastic) and they fit well to whatever you need to store, from blankets to chopped firewood. You can also find waterproof options that are perfect for our humid summers!
Floating shelves are highly underestimated storage space… and they have a quaint charm of their own, too. Are there any areas of your lake home where a floating shelf might help you free up more space?