Do you find it challenging to fit everything you need in your caravan? Are you looking for effective storage tips that will help your caravan save space? While it is normal for you to want to travel light on your next caravanning adventure, you also need to carry a variety of essentials.
In today’s blog article, we will cover eight useful caravan storage tips and space-saving ideas that you should consider on your next caravan road trip. Keep reading to learn more!
1). Avoid Over-Packing
The first and most important tip when it comes to saving space in your caravan is to avoid packing too many things. Instead of packing up everything you can get your hands on, take the time to prepare a handy packing list that includes all the essentials from toiletries to camping gear. This list should only include the things you will need on your upcoming trip.
2). Hanging Shoe Racks
One of the most simple yet effective space-saving tips is to use hanging shoe racks. In addition to saving space, hanging shoe racks, mini hammocks and hanging baskets also minimise clutter while ensuring easy access to your belongings. You can use them to store a variety of items including toiletries, food items and cleaning supplies, among others.
Hooks can help you make use of loads of available space around your caravan. You can hang cleaning equipment, cooking utensils, cups and keys on hooks. This allows you to hold them in place when travelling while also keeping them accessible. Hooks can also be used to maximise space on the sides of your cabinets and shelves.
4). Collapsible Products
Collapsible products are not only highly affordable but also easy to use and very effective at saving space. Great examples of collapsible products that you can use include pop-up or collapsible laundry hampers, tabletop ironing boards and pull-out tables. You can also avoid clutter and save space with the help of utensil trays and drawer dividers.
5). Utilise Ceiling Space
Did you know that you can use your caravan’s ceiling to create additional storage space? Now you do! For instance, to increase storage space, you can hang wardrobes or shelves off the ceiling. Alternatively, you can even hang a variety of items, like brooms, off the ceiling with the help of brackets. This helps promote smart use of your caravan space.
6). Storage Cubes
Storage cubes can be quite useful and effective when it comes to saving space in your caravan. You can use these cubes to pack all your clothing for the entire trip. In addition to helping you pack all your clothes in a compact way, storage cubes also make it easier for you to organize your clothing, facilitating easy and convenient access at all times.
7). Magnetic Strips
Looking for a way to keep your knives, scissors and bottle openers secure and easily accessible? Consider getting a caravan wall-mounted magnet strip. These strips are highly effective and useful when it comes to keeping your caravan organised.
8). Use An Awning Or Annex
Aside from using the above space-saving ideas for the interior of your caravan, you can create more space outside your caravan using an annex or awning. This addition will help you create a cosy and relaxing outdoor space sheltered from the wind, rain and sun.
There are many ways to save space when it comes to storing things in your caravan. If you are looking to increase the available storage space in your caravan contact us at RV & Caravan Centre and enquire about our caravan Fitouts Service. We have seasoned, knowledgeable and friendly staff who will help you explore ways of meeting your exact needs.
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