Last updated on May 17th, 2021 at 02:11 pm. Originally published on April 20th, 2015
When you’re packing for an RV trip, do you ever feel like you have three times more stuff than you do space? Is it hard to imagine how you will fit all the food, clothes, camp chairs, and various hoses (not to mention the kids and the dog!)? Well, you’re not alone. Even those with the largest RVs have space issues.
But wait! We are here to help. The key to making the most of your small space is organization. We’ve found you 24 RV organization tips that will help you utilize your space, in the best way possible.
Let us know what you think in the comments below. Have you tried any of these tips, or do you have other great RV organization tips to share with us?
*Hint: Click on the link below each photo to find out where to buy the item or how to make it.*
#1 – Install an under-cabinet paper plate dispenser.
#2 – Install an over-the-cabinet-door trash can.
#3 – Try this homemade PVC-under-RV storage solution.
#4 – Store your cutting board under a cabinet with magnets.
#5 – Spend a few bucks on a compact 24-bottle pull-out spice drawer.
#6 – Install lightweight shelves in the cabinets for a more efficient use of space.
#7 – Use curtain tension rods to store flat items vertically.
#8 – Add an extra pull-out drawer under a table.
#9 – Store long tools with brackets, in your RV outside storage compartments.
#10 – Increase your closet space with a hanging shelf.
#11 – Store kitchen sink essentials in this tidy container.
#12 – Store your fresh water hose in a convenient mesh bag.
#13 – Install an Insta-hanger, which expands, from 1 1/4″ when closed, to 12″ when open.
#14 – Airtight square canisters make the most of small RV cabinets.
#15 – Use file folder holders to organize pantry items.
#16 – Create a secure toothbrush holder, with stick on hooks and plastic pipe.
#17 – Use a broom clip to store your flashlight inside the door, or by the bed.
#18 – Use hose reels to organize power cords and water hoses.
#19 – Attach file folders to the inside of a cupboard, for extra storage.
#20 – Install a magnetic spice holder.
#21 – Store sharp knives with a Knife Safe by Camping World.
#22 – Build a custom storage solution for folding chairs.
#23 – Organize magazines and maps, next to a chair or bedside, with this hanging caddy.
#24 – Use towels bars and hooks to hang metal buckets in the bathroom.