Guide to Make a Storage Space

Getting back home to see stuff shoved in a corner somewhere unflatteringly can be a bit depressing, so here’s a short guide to make a good storage space for your house.
The best kind of spaces you can use as a storage space are:
1. The corner behind the door
2. Spaces under the stairs
3. Sloping roof

Storage space at corner behind door

Storage space at corner behind door

 

Storage space at the roof slope and next to a fitted wardrobe

Storage space at the roof slope and next to a fitted wardrobe

Next item in the guide to make a storage space is: The easiest space to exploit is under the staircase, where there is often room for large sliding cupboards →⑥ or even a work space →⑦.

Sliding cupboards and work space under the stairs

Sliding cupboards and work space under the stairs

Last item in the guide to make a storage space is: Where cupboards are built into spaces under roof slopes it is important to ensure good insulation must be provided behind the units. Such cupboards at the top and bottom, or have louvre doors →⑧ – ⑩, so that there is constant ventilation.

Cupboards at the roof-space

Cupboards at the roof-space

So this is my explanation regarding “Guide to Make a Storage Space?”, referencing the book Architects’ Data written by Ernst and Peter Neufert, whereas this book has become the guideline for architecture college students in the world.

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