Doors. We all have them, we use them to get into our house, go to the bathroom, to trying on clothes. If we have to use any building, we have to open a door. They are a beautiful thing. Door organizers are another beautiful thing because they make great use of the space and keep items organized.
There are a handful of door organizers out there, this Elfa one however is a personal favorite for a variety of reasons. The first reason is the ability to customize it to fit your needs. This line comes with a variety of bins and accessories to make it work for you. We all like different things and no two homes are alike. This solution works for any home because we all have doors and because of the flexibility it offers. The second reason why this system is a favorite is because of the quality. It’s durable and sturdy making it built to last.
Elfa Door Organizer
This Elfa door and wall rack unit is available in two colors: white and platinum. It is available in mesh or wire. There are benefits to both. Wire is less expensive while mesh can hold items better because there is no opening which prevents items from falling through the bin.
The over-the-door hooks secure onto the top and bottom of the door so you don’t have to drill into the door if you don’t want to. From there the standard which is available in two sizes (77 3/4″ & 94 5/16″) clips into place. The most commonly used standard is the 77 3/4″. The Container Store will cut the standard if you need it to be a different size.
There are three bin sizes available: small, medium, and large. There is also two narrow bin sizes available: medium and large. The system also has wall boards available where hooks and bins can be used to display items and keep them neatly organized. Last but not least, there is a shoe rack that can be used to keep shoes organized.
These are the main components that used for this door organizer. This designer is a great guide to help you create the design that will best fit your needs.
The bathroom door is a great place for this door organizer. You are able to keep a variety of items within reach such as hair products to supplements to makeup. This particular design unit has two large bins, two medium bins and two small bins.
This door organizer was added to this closet to free up space on the inside. It become a dedicated space for back stock items, which means you have one than one item on hand. For this scenario that was bandaids, supplements and shampoo and conditioner.
Spices work great with this door organizer because you can access them quickly and see everything at once. This particular door was different than most doors because it was small and narrow. The over-the-door hooks would not work here because of the door was thin so we had the standard cut and drilled it into the door. From there, the narrow bins were used to keep everything nice and organized.
The Elfa line is very extensive, there are a handful of ways you can organize your entire house with. Once you start with the door, you’ll be hooked.