The Ultimate Guide To Storage Baskets • April 17, 2020
15 Stunning Wire Basket Storage Ideas (2020)
Written by: Anjali Patodi
These wire basket storages give you an out of the world experience to transform your house to a beautiful, splendid-looking one. See how it does wonders!
There is no talk that goes beyond baskets when it comes to organizing one’s home. Be it your kitchen, your living room or your bathroom, uses for wire baskets play an important role to provide a tidy and stylish look to your space. Baskets are an inexpensive way to give a contemporary look to your home or office. It serves three purposes i.e. decor, store & organize.
Baskets come in a wide range. It completely depends on what type of basket you want to use for your interior. Here, we shalll focus on wire basket storage.
In Your Bathroom
If you feel your bathroom lacks cabinets and you always get mad when it comes to storing clean towels. The best way is to roll them and fit in a wire basket storage. This is when the wire basket organization becomes very handy. This not only keeps the towel handy but gives your bathroom a fresh look.
The versatile design and open top make it a perfect chrome wire basket to load towels. Its black finish matches to various interiors and thus make it a purposeful buying. Available in a set of one, two or three, you can get these baskets for a reasonable price.
For Toilet Papers
Could you ever think that toilet papers can also serve as wall decor? Yes, you heard it right. Lack of storage invented this idea. Put your toilet papers in a black tempting wire basket storage and hang it on the wall. Your purpose is served and a cherry on the top is wall decor.
Look at this wire basket storage mounted on the wall. Its rustic farm look makes it a good decor piece. It serves both as a dispenser and as a holder. This basket can hold an extra toilet paper roll. You can add a small flower pot to give it an appeal. It is available in three colors.
3. For Under Counters
Grab the baskets that can fit properly under your cabinets or washbasins. This will add extra storage to your bathroom. You can utilize these metal baskets for storing additional stuff like soaps, towels, tissues, and other essentials.
This multipurpose mesh organizer can be magical storage for your bathroom. It has two sliding basket drawers and spacious enough to hold large shampoo bottles. You can place it easily under the washbasin. It is designed with the motive of using it in the bathroom, hence installed with a rubber grip so that it cannot move in the water.
You can also add small wire baskets in your bathroom at the countertop to hold toothbrush, toothpaste and hair combs.
In Your Kitchen
4. For Pantry
It is always backbreaking to manage your pantry especially when you have just been to a supermarket. We always get puzzled on how to store the bulk we bought. This is where kitchen wire baskets become very handy. The best option is to categorize them according to their usage, their packaging, or expiration dates and keep them accordingly in metal baskets that can fit perfectly in your kitchen cabinets. This not only keeps your stock arranged but also gives a modern look to your kitchen.
These copper finish wire basket storage are made up of strong steel wires and are rust-free. These are not only durable but also hold grocery in a perfect manner and easy to handle. The bonus point is you can keep these baskets one over the other which helps in saving space. Available in a set of three, grab it for your kitchen cabinets.
5. For Fresh Fruits & Vegetables
Fruits and vegetables do not have a long shelf life. They get rotten if they are not stored properly. We can make them last a little longer by stocking them in a correct manner. This is where baskets enter. Use metal baskets to store rooty vegetables. Doing so, keep them dry and prevent them from being converted into waste. Store these in a cool dark place and use them for delicious dishes.
These black metal baskets are deep enough to hold fruits and vegetables. Ideal for kitchen storage, these baskets can be customized as it is made with black metal labels. You can buy them according to your requirement in any number.
In Kids’ Room
6. For Kids’ Toys
It becomes challenging to manage a home with kids. These tiny creatures roam around the house and keep cluttering their toys everywhere. So, it is better to arrange their toys in a basket and keep them where they like to play rather than moving it back to their room. You can use wire baskets to gather their toys. This will solve the problem and save you from being exhausted.
7. For Craft Supplies
When you don’t have a dedicated room for arts & crafts, it gives birth to a treasure hunt. Now, you would be wondering how? Yes, whenever you plan a craft day, you keep searching for the stuff here and there. Sometimes, it is impossible to find your paintbrush or colors and you lose the game. It might dull your spirit. To avoid such a situation, it’s better to arrange your craft supplies in metal wire basket storage and let your craft be the masterpiece.
If you have a craft room, then it is also good to keep the things sorted in baskets. You can mount these baskets behind the door or on walls to keep the floors spacious. These wire baskets are finished with a fabric lining giving it a stylish appearance. Due to this fabric lining, it can hold your mini craft supplies. These metal storage baskets can also be used as desk organizers.
8. For Diaper Storage
For a home with toddlers, keeping their essentials handy is a must. You may need their napkins, clothes, diapers anywhere, anytime. You become berserk whether to handle the baby or seek for its needs. Arranging baby stuffs in wire basket storage and labelling them can help you ease that pressure.
This elephant stamped white metal basket is not only useful but also very chic for your little one. It completely gives the feel of a baby basket. Stock it with baby diapers or other baby essentials always ready to be used.
For Utility Room
9. For Laundry
Wire basket storage can sound the most worthy for your laundry room. We always get stuck with a mess of clothes and keep shuffling which cloth to pair for a wash with another. Having baskets can help you keep clothes sorted in minimal time. You can also opt for a DIY laundry basket.
The sleek design and white color of this large wire basket (metal basket) says it all. Assembled with 4 wheels, it makes it easy to handle and load with any amount of clothes. Install multiple baskets for laundry to keep the clothes sorted.
10. For Wardrobe Organization
Having a tidy and well-organized closet can save your time in the morning hustle. Install your closet with pull out metal baskets to organize your clothes and earn some more reasons to get it stacked with new outfits.
You can have dedicated wire baskets for your belongings. Like, one pull out wire drawer for lingerie, one for socks & handkerchiefs, one for T-shirts and so on. You can also fit small metal drawers for your fragrances and cosmetics. A small door hanging 2-tier or 3 tier basket for your accessories.
Slider wire baskets are no doubt an essential fit for your closet. These metal storage containers are triple coated with chrome which makes it long-lasting. Arrange your wardrobe with these drawers like a celebrity.
In Your Living Room
11. For Bed Liners
Before you buy any wire basket for storing bed linens, give the amount of storage a thought. These metal baskets may come in various shapes and sizes but we would recommend storing beddings in long baskets so that every nook of it can get utilized. You can also add labels to these baskets by bed size (like king size, queen size) or by room (like a guest room, kids’ room) so that you nail down the correct basket.
This product serves two purposes. One of the storage and other of the side tables. These long wire storage containers are a perfect fit for your bed linens. Of course, it does not hold any extra space in your home due to decor speciality. It will always be enchanting to look at them as side tables.
12. For Books
The majority of us have a soft spot for creating a library room in our house. But, not everyone is fortunate enough to have floor-to-ceiling bookshelves. All of us have a few books or magazines that need organizing. We can arrange these books in cute little colorful wire baskets and put them over desk or wall mount near the seating area so that we can grab one whenever we feel like reading.
Wide enough to hold your books and magazines, these metal wire baskets are made up of sturdy, rust-free material. It is built with two hooks to give you an option to either place on a table or wall mount. You can also hang the essentials of reading a book like spectacles, pens, highlighters, etc.
13. For Firewood
Proper firewood storage increases its lifespan so you can warm your rooms during the winter season. Fresh firewood may have some water content and storing them in a packed container increases pest attack and thus decay the wood. So, it is always a better option to store them in an open wire basket and keep them in the corner where there is proper sunlight.
Or you can keep it near the fireplace if you have already dried wood. You can also use long bucket-shaped wire baskets and keep them in the backyard of your house.
These wire baskets on wheels is a superb solution for your firewood. Firewoods are heavy in nature and storing them in these baskets makes it easy to transfer to the fireplace from any corner of the house. Available in a set of 2, you can get them at a nominal price.
14. For Planters
Above all the essential usage of wire baskets, you would be glad to know that one can employ metal baskets in gardening too. Wall-mount these wire baskets in 2 or 3 tiers and keep your cute little buddies hanging on the garden wall. This will add a spectacular view to your garden.
These set of two little metal baskets with coco liners will give an impeccable view to your garden wall. You can order them in bulk to cover the complete wall. Its rust-free metal construction will safeguard it in the rainy season and ensures prolonged outdoor use. Plant your succulents, vines, flowers in them and give your garden a splendid view.
15. For Decoration
Still left with more metal baskets or wanna add some more to your collection? It’s all right! We have got some more ideas for you to use these wire baskets. There are some astonishing metal baskets available in the market which you can convert into DIY decor like wire chandeliers, wall arts, candle stand, cutlery shelf and much more. You can also use flat wire baskets as a serving tray. Just roam around your house, watch every corner like a detective, assemble the scenes in your mind and think of what to fit and where.
We hope we have stuffed you with enough wire basket ideas to make use in almost every room of your house. You can also add some creativity to make these ideas more effective and worthy. Do try these brilliant ways and note how people will praise your efforts.