It's a near universal problem — a lack of closet space. Not only do cluttered closets cost you precious time when you need it most, but cramped spaces where you can't find anything can make for a stressful and an uninspiring start to the day. Luckily, no matter the size of your closet, there are plenty of
affordable closet organization tools on Amazon that will make the most of the space you have — and all of these genius hacks cost less than $36.
When it comes to overhauling your closet, the possibilities are endless. From magical hangers that fit in six times as much clothing to shoe organizers that help you maximize your vertical space to motion-sensor lights that help guide you right to the perfect outfit, there are a wealth of clever and budget-friendly solutions. Some even work outside of your closet to give you that custom-built look and storage space without the custom-built price tag.
Best of all, these are all available on Amazon so if you have Prime shipping, they can be on your doorstep in just a couple of days. While these won't make your home bigger or shift the walls of your closet, with a few strategic purchases, you might just start feeling like your closet just got a whole lot roomier.
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These Hangers That Store 6 Times More Clothing
Each of these
space-saving hangers have space for six hangers and create a cascade effect to save about 10 inches of horizontal space each. Each pack comes with six sturdy metal hooks which means you get great bang for your buck. No wonder they have a 4.5-star rating after more than 1,000 reviews.
These Under-Shelf Storage Bins That Make The Most Of Vertical Space
Keep T-shirts, scarves, and other loose items off the floor with these
under-the-shelf storage bins that uses space which often goes wasted. The plastic trays are designed to hang on wire shelving, with no tools needed, and each pack comes with two.
These Motion-Sensing Peel & Stick Lights To Light Your Way
Use every last inch of space and be able to see it all with these
motion-sensing lights which light your way without you having to find the switch. Plus, they automatically power off after 15 to 30 seconds of inactivity so they last a long time. The units are battery powered and installation couldn’t be easier, just peel and stick.
This Organizer That You Just Hang Onto Your Clothing Rod
Whitmor closet organizer makes excellent use of the vertical space in your closet and it couldn't be easier to use. Just hook it on and voila, more space for your folded items without losing any precious hanging space. "This made such a difference in my closet!" one fan wrote. "I used it for sweaters and leggings since I have no dresser space and I must have 25/30 blouses hanging on the rod on bottom with no problem at all!"
These Clip-on Wire Shelves That Keep Your Shelves Effortlessly Tidy
Store more on your shelves without having to worry that those stacks of shirts, pants, and sweaters will fall on top of each other with this set of eight
wire shelf dividers. You can stack higher and still see everything just by clipping these onto the existing shelves in your closet.
This Wall-Mounted Hanger That Folds Away When You're Done
Spectrum wall mount hanger is a great way to keep clothes wrinkle free and out of the way. The circle design fits multiple hangers in each loop and the hanger can be folded away when not in use. Whether you need extra storage or like to plan your outfits out the night before, it's easy to see why this has a standout 4.8-star rating.
A Hanging Shelf That Holds 10 Pairs Of Shoes
From shoes to craft supplies, this
hanging organizer maximizes vertical space with 10 sturdy mesh pockets. A 360-degree swivel hook easily hangs on the rod in your closet and reinforced seams ensure durability. Plus, it comes in four colors — black, gray, brown, and white.
This Genius Hanger For All Your Scarves, Ties, & More
More than 1,000 fans have given this
accessories organizer a five-star rating for saving them tons of space and making seeing what they have a breeze. With enough space to hold 23 scarves, ties, belts, and more, finding the right accessory just got a whole lot easier.
These Space Saver Bags Designed To Hang In Your Closet
When you're looking to save space in your closet without folding up your clothes,
these hanging space saver bags are a must-have. They're designed to work with any type of regular vacuum cleaner, and the one-way suction valve helps prevent air from leaking back inside. Each order comes with four: two short, and two long.
This Shirt Folding Board That Gets Your Clothes Extra-Neat
Ever wonder how stores get their shirts looking so neat? They're probably using a folding board like
this one. It only takes about three seconds to uniformly fold your shirts, dresses, shorts, pants, and more, plus it's an easy way to get kids to help with the laundry. Grab it in five colors: black, green, orange, blue, and red.
This 2-Sided Jewelry Organizer That Keeps Everything In One Place
Get a whopping 80 clear pockets and seven hooks in this
dual-sided jewelry organizer that provides ample room for all those little pieces that like to play hide-and-seek. The hanger design means it's easy to hook in your closet, behind a door, or on a wall.
This Organizer That Can Hold 42 Pairs Of Underwear
Not only can it hold up to 42 pairs of underwear, but
this hanging organizer is also great for socks, scarves, and more. The pockets are made from breathable mesh so you can see what's inside without having to unpack anything, and it easily rolls up for storage when you're not using it.
These Hanging Organizers That Can Hold Up To 42 Pairs Of Underwear
Shoe Slotz organizers offer an efficient way to store shoes so they are visible and protected from scuffs and scratches while doubling your storage space. Each pack comes with 10 which work with heels, sneakers, sandals, and more.
These Space-Saving Hangers That Are Perfect For Lingerie
Made from polished stainless steel,
these space-saving hangers are great for spaghetti strap garments, including bras, camis, pajamas, dresses, and more. Each hanger is able to hold up to eight garments, and they're even rust-resistant so you don't have to worry about them corroding over time.
These Slim Velvet Hangers That Your Clothes Won't Slip Off Of
velvet hangers by AmazonBasics were designed to maximize space in any closet. The thin profile cuts down on unnecessary bulk, leaving you more room for more stuff. Plus, the velvet material is gentle on your clothes and prevents slipping. Choose between three colors (black, gray, and ivory).
This Organizer That Keeps Your Handbags From Scuffing
Stop relegating your handbags to the back of the closet or stacked high on a shelf, and give them the spotlight and TLC they deserve with this
purse organizer. This hanging handbag organizer has eight clear plastic slots to neatly store your handbags for quick and easy access while also keeping the dust off.
This Rod That Instantly Doubles Your Hanging Space
Instantly double your hanging space with Simple Houseware’s sturdy steel
adjustable hanging rod. All you have to do is hang it on your existing rod, no tools required. Choose from 18 to 30 inches in width and even your height.
This Hanger That Holds Multiple Pairs Of Pants
five-layer pant hanger has arms that swing out for easy access, and they're even foam padded to prevent wrinkles. With a 4.7-star rating, fans can't get enough. "These are a great space saver for my work slacks, skirts, and jeans. Very sturdy as well. I used to hang slacks & jeans on regular plastic hangers and they would eventually droop from the weight. These are strong enough to avoid the droop, save lots of space, and the price was great," one customer wrote.
These Customizable Mirror Tiles That Brighten Up Your Space & Stick To Your Walls
customizable mirrors will make your closet look and feel significantly larger and brighter. This set of four tiles with smooth beveled edges come with foam tape so they're easy to install and place just where you want them. The tape won't harm your surfaces and works on drywall, ceramic tile, and more.
These Shelves That Let You Stack Twice As Much Stuff
For an extra row of shelves without any effort, try
mDesign’s metal shelves. These create a raised platform to store more shoes, shirts, and sweaters and can even be stacked on top of each other for even more storage. "These shelves were extremely easy to assemble. They are designed so that when the legs are opened and are put into place, they become sturdy while remaining lightweight. [...] I bought four shelves and they all sit perfectly in my cabinets, allowing me to better utilize the space in my tiny apartment," one customer wrote.
This Set Of 3 Oversize Bags For Linens, Clothes, & More
Keep your blankets and out-of-season clothes safely stashed away with these
oversize storage bags. With clear windows, it's easy to see what's inside, and with zip closures, they're easy to use but still secure. The material is even breathable but moisture resistant.
A Hamper That You Can Hang On Doorknobs And In Closets
If you don't have the floorspace for a hamper,
this one is designed to hang from closet rods, doorknobs, and more. The back features a convenient zipper so that it's easy to transfer dirty clothes into the wash, and the metal rim built into the top helps keep the bag open.