When you’re working with a small bathroom, every bit of storage counts. An often under-utilized area is the vertical space above the toilet. Not sure how to maximize the space? Here are 17 smart and beautiful over the toilet storage ideas to organize and dress up your bathroom. And while you’re here, check out our toilet cleaning tips, too. Your bathroom has never looked better!
Over the Toilet Storage Ideas for an Organized Bathroom
These DIY shelves are super simple to make. Cut some boards, stain them, and put them on simple white brackets. Lovely!
A stylish basket and simple shelf make this bathroom just a little bit cozier.
This above the toilet cabinet is a gorgeous option! It adds a warm, rustic tough and plenty of storage room.
You’d never believe that this is in a mobile home! The toilet storage unit is narrow and complements the space well.
Shelves and deep baskets are pretty and practical. You can easily hide things like toilet paper and personal care products, but they’re still within easy reach. Great idea for a small bathroom.
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Or turn baskets on their sides before hanging them.
If you can swing it, recessed shelving behind the toilet is a great idea. The toilet plumbing will have to be moved to the side if you plan to do this one, though.
Add a towel rack and baskets to make your bathroom look cozier.
Shelving doesn’t have to be used for storage only. Look how wonderfully this shelf adds to the aesthetics of the room!
Buy some crates or make your own to recreate this neat shelving idea.
Make some DIY floating shelves to go above the toilet for tissue and toiletries.
Simple bins with labels keep toiletries, makeup and hair products in their place.
This wire cube is perfect for almost any bathroom space. It provides lots of open storage while still looking neat and tidy.
A simple ladder shelf looks amazing over the toilet! Use it to hang a towel or two and to add baskets for other things.
The Fintorp system from IKEA makes a great storage solution for just about anywhere in your home. Here’s how to set it up for above-the-toilet storage.
Turn a large frame into cubby storage. What a great idea for the kids’ bathroom!
An industrial basket makes lovely storage above the toilet. Use multiples if one won’t hold all your toiletries.