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8 of the best space-saving bathroom storage ideas

December 4, 2020

Make the most of every inch with compact solutions for bathrooms, ensuites and cloakrooms.

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Storage is key in a bathroom but a lot of the time, there isn’t an abundance of space available. Take a look at our top picks for the best bathroom space-savers.

Umage teaser shelf, from £84, Dowsing & Reynolds

bathroom gold shelf

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Use walls wisely and store towels, shampoos and shower gels on Dowsing & Reynolds’ Double Umage Teaser Shelf, which comes in Anthracite Grey or Pearl White. The rods let you expand the unit as much as you need and we think it’s a great little spot for displaying ferns, spider plants and bamboo that are perfect for humid environments like the bathroom.

Ridge double mirrored bathroom cabinet, £99, John Lewis & Partners

mirrored bathroom cabinet

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The House by John Lewis Ridge Double Mirrored Bathroom Cabinet in White is a compact, wall-mounted bamboo design with an internal shelf for toiletries, make-up and other essentials. Ideal for contemporary bathroom designs, the finish of the cupboard door is left natural with a ribbed style, creating a tactile contrast with the mirror.

Allinone floorstanding vanity unit, £321.30, UK Bathrooms

compact bathroom vanity unit

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Britton’s Allinone Floorstanding Vanity Unit is perfect for teeny tiny bathrooms, cloakrooms and ensuites. The slim design includes a surface-mounted basin, storage unit, toilet roll holder and toilet brush storage all in one cohesive unit. It also comes in white or light grey to suit your scheme

Ladder shelf, £75, Next

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Handy for all sorts of storage, this Ladder Shelf from Next can easily be moved into different positions when needed. There are four slatted shelves in varying depths so there’s plenty of space for towels, pots, potions, bottles, shampoos, bubble baths and lots more. A stylish look for classic or contemporary bathrooms.

Coast corner set double-ended bath, £1,495, Waters Baths of Ashbourne

double ended corner bath

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Combine the space-saving benefits of a corner bath with the look and feel of a freestanding design with the Coast corner-set double-ended tub from Waters Baths of Ashbourne. Its smooth contours are sculpted to fit the body like a glove while the Lucite acrylic material is durable and hardwearing. Available in both left and right-hand options.

Sheeran the Sheep toilet roll holder, £25, Red Candy

toilet roll holder sheep design

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Free up floor space by storing loo rolls on this wall-mounted Shearan the Sheep toilet roll holder from Red Candy. Its black metal design can quickly and easily be hung on the wall and it will hold seven rolls – perfect for adding a bit of fun to family bathrooms.

Corner shelf caddy, £34.99, Amazon

corner shelf shower caddy

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The rustproof UMI. by Amazon corner shelf is a handy shower caddy that also includes a towel rail. The extra thick 8mm tempered glass is safe and child-friendly while the anodised aluminium, matt silver finish is corrosion-resistant. There’s plenty of space for tall shampoo bottles while the hanging rail is perfect for hand towels or looped accessories.

Lloyd Pascal under sink unit, £59.99, Sue Ryder

white bathroom under skin cabinet

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Make use of otherwise wasted space with the two-door Lloyd Pascal Under Sink Unit in white from Sue Ryder. The traditional tongue and groove finish is ideal for a classic bathroom scheme while enclosed shelving keeps the space neat and tidy. Chrome knobs add a lovely modern finish.


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