Cube storage is an excellent choice for children’s picture books, craft items, display items or other possessions that might not do well on wider shelving. The cubes can be made from various materials, but the most common are press wood or metal wire. Rattan or cloth-covered drawers can help organize items that might become disarrayed or that would look messy when simply placed on shelves. Cube storage might be a unit, but more often it is modular, making it easy to accommodate different kinds of spaces. A cube unit might be placed against a wall, be free-standing, or even have wheels.
Minimalist Cube Storage
What we like: Easy-to-match design
What we don’t like: Can’t hold heavy items
Not so great for: Rustic-style homes
Perfect for: Minimalist spaces
We love the simple and understated design of this cube storage. You can choose how many cubes you want, from five to eleven. Five color choices are available, from all-white to bright pink for a pop of color. Made from engineered wood, the price is extremely affordable. Because of this, it would be a great option if you have just moved into a new place and are trying to save money.
As the cubes are different sizes on the right and left, you can organize your items in detail. The larger slots will hold coffee table books or plants, whereas the smaller cubes are ideal for everyday small objects.
Large Cube Storage
What we like: Stackable aspect
What we don’t like: Narrower spaces won’t fit as much
Not so great for: Larger shoes
Perfect for: Storing children’s shoes/outdoor items
If you find your family’s shoes are always getting lost in the morning rush, this cube is an excellent way to solve the problem. Crafted from manufactured wood that has laminated detail for a subtle shine, the clean white finish will brighten up any hallway. It is divided into twenty-five equally sized cubes and would best suit an entryway or a living room.
We recommend it for smaller shoes, as the cubes won’t hold a whole pair of larger ones. Or, get creative and store hats, gloves, and other winter essentials in the cubby holes. That way, they’ll always be to hand for a snow day.
Small Cube Storage
What we like: Good cube depth
What we don’t like: No smaller cubbies
Not so great for: If you have a lot to store
Perfect for: A studio apartment
If you don’t have much space to spare, this slim unit is for you. Although it only has three cubes, the generous depth of each one means you’ll still have a decent amount of storage. Moreover, it can be used horizontally or vertically depending on your floor space. We recommend using it as a place to put shoes and bags near your door.
Helpfully, a tipover restraint device is included so you won’t have to worry about what your pets are up to when you’re at work. Plus, the finished back means you can use this cube as a handy room divider to help split your studio into distinct areas.
Wood Cube Storage
What we like: Raised legs create an elegant look
What we don’t like: Unfinished back
Not so great for: Ultra-modern homes
Perfect for: A farmhouse or rustic décor scheme
Featuring six units, this cube storage is charming and sophisticated. The perfect finishing touch to a farmhouse fresh décor scheme, the five color options range from antique white to vintage black. You can use it in your living room as a place for gaming consoles and controls. Alternatively, bring a touch of elegance to your hallway and double it up as a console table.
As the shelves are adjustable, you can customize them to fit what you need to store. Each shelf can hold up to 25lbs. However, the unfinished back does mean you will have to place this unit against a wall at all times. Otherwise, it could look untidy.
Metal Cube Storage
What we like: Clean-lined industrial look
What we don’t like: Open sides may cause breakages
Not so great for: If you have pets or children
Perfect for: Narrow spaces
The sleek, clean-lined design of this cube storage would look great in a contemporary home with an industrial-inspired décor scheme. Available in four colors, it has thin metal rods on each side. The five shelves are made from manufactured wood and can hold 15lbs each.
An advantage of open sides is that they will always make a space look bigger. Nevertheless, due to this openness we would not recommend this unit if you have pets or lively children. This is because lighter items could easily tip over even when someone is running past. Of course, you could just store sturdier items like books to prevent this from happening.
Decorative Storage Cube Bookcase
Clarklake Organizer Cube Bookcase
Fralick Cube Bookcase
Cherry is a dignified wood that is used sparingly and in good taste. Made out of pressed wood, the form is straight yet delicate with beveled edges and curved base rails. The height is an impressive 60" and each of the 16 shelves are built to hold up to 30 pounds. Plants, heavy metal containers and rows of books will be supported without worry. Place this fine piece of furniture against a wall where its beauty will stand out. Baskets or bins can also be placed within the cubbies that measure 13" square. An awesome addition to a home office when organization is a must.
Wyton Cube Bookcase
A favorite of urban country lovers, this caged trolley brings new meaning to simple farm living. Metal supports high-grade chicken wire with a weathered wood bottom. 9 cubes let you arrange your favorite farm friends in your kitchen, living space or on a porch. The wheels are fully functional, allowing the unit to be moved from place to place. This delightful rustic bookcase will even serve your needs in a bathroom for holding towels, soaps and toiletries. 41.5" tall and 37" wide, the cubes are accepting to 12" x 12" baskets or bins. Ships assembled except for the wheels.
Ottery Cube Bookcase
Whether you are looking for a formal or casual cube bookcase, this flexible unit is capable of fitting into any type of decor. Present your favorite photos in frames, set up your keepsakes where they will be appreciated or spot the cubbies with colorful wicker baskets. Measuring around 60" high and 30" wide, this cube bookcase is small enough to place beside a work desk or in a hallway between bedroom doors. The cubes ae distinctive with raised panels, but can still accept bins measuring 12" x 12". The long sides are indented for a clear modern effect. Decide which color tone is best for your decor. White, lintel oak or Dakota oak will surly bring a breath of fresh air to your particular taste.
Harkless Standard Bookcase
Fitzpatrick 6 Cube Corner Unit Bookcase
Teens love the industrial look. Give them what they want without the hefty price of metal and iron. 16 cubes in a plastic frame provides the look and the storage of the real thing. Rubber connectors keep edges safe, neat and very sturdy. Use as many sections and shapes that you want. Get extra storage for your sports gear, books and electronics or use in the garage for out-of-season items. The entire unit combined weighs under 33 pounds and has a weight capacity of 44 pounds per cube. Very versatile and dependable, use a few in one area and the rest in another.