Easy Organization for Linen Closets and Medicine Cabinets

Take your linen closet or medicine cabinet to the next level with simple steps for easy organization and added storage.




Shelf Help

By installing a stainless steel, pull-out basket underneath a closet shelf, you can add storage space, keep small items visible, and make everything easier to get to all in one simple step.

Free and Clear

Clear jars keep all bathroom essentials dry and visible. To easily keep you medicine cabinet organized, only store your most-used items inside, leaving everything else to a drawer or under the sink.

On a Roll

To keep your linen closet looking sharp, put folded towels, sheets and blankets on the shelf so that all edges are facing the back of the closet. If you are lacking space, try rolling towels to gain more room.

Game, Set, Match

When storing a matching set of sheets and pillowcases, fold the sheets in your pillowcase, and stack various sets on the shelf. Never waste time searching for a set of matching sheets again!

Do It Yourself

Don't have a medicine cabinet or linen closet? Take a cue from this NYC homeowner who added small built-in shelves to his apartment bathroom. The shelves add space for linens and toiletries without taking up too much room.

Hanging Hooks

Every space has hidden potential if you're willing to get creative. Take advantage of your linen closet's walls by adding hooks for loofahs, robes, towels and more.

Dirty Laundry Secret

Add a pull-out hamper to existing shelves to give dirty laundry an out-of-the-way, easy-to-access home.

Label Your Linens

If you really want an organized closet, the most important step you can take is going through and getting rid of useless, outdated items you no longer need. Once you've narrowed it down to only the essentials, store them in labeled baskets to keep everything in its place.