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3 Ways to Use Boxes at Home

Don't just leave boxes in storage rooms! Here are ways to maximize them at home

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Photography: Miguel Nacianceno and Minimalisti.com (Main Photos)

Boxes are home must-haves as they can serve as great storage pieces for your space. You can even stash them anywhere—under the bed, on top of shelves, or leave a neat pile in one corner of the home.

How do you choose the right boxes for your space? “When looking for boxes, choosing the best ones depends on where you'll use them, and what you'll put in it," design consultant Elle Uy shares. If you will be storing them in your kitchen or bedroom, make sure that it will complement your space’s décor. Plastic boxes are durable items that can be used in the kitchen while stylish wooden ones can be places inside closets.

If you already have tons of boxes at home, here are three ideas that you can do to maximize their function.

Additional photo by Minimalisti.

Read the original article ("Box It!") in the June 2012 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living for more details.

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