Understair storage units are available at a variety of stores, such as home improvement stores and big box stores. A person who wants to purchase an understair storage unit might have to put several units together to fit the space under the stairs. Anyone who needs to use the area under the stairs for storage should measure the space to ensure the units being considered fit.
A storage unit under the stairs can be mounted on the wall or placed on the floor. Personal preferences and the available space determine which is most appropriate. Bookshelves, display shelves, drawers and container systems are some examples of storage options for under the stairs. The space is also suitable for a workstation, homework station or activity center.