Here’s How to Use Damage-Free Command Shelves to Organize Every Room

Hip2Save may earn a small commission via affiliate links in this post. Read our full disclosure policy here.

command ledge shelf with spices in it

Need to do some home organizing?

Check out these awesome 21-inch Command floating shelves that attach to the wall using Command strips! They’re the perfect ledges for organizing every room of my house – and they’re about to become your favorite inexpensive organizing tool, too! Here are some of the reasons I love these floating shelves and a few of the many ways I’m currently using them.


shelf that hangs with command strips

First, here’s why I love my Command shelves:

  • They hold up to five pounds and require no nails (or hammer) to install.
  • They won’t damage your walls, which is especially great for renters and college dorm rooms.
  • Each ledge even comes with extra command strips for hanging.

Here are some uses for these Command floating shelves:

In the kitchen pantry

command strip medicine cabinet

  • Organize your spices (see top image).
  • Keep other small, frequently-used kitchen pantry items within reach.
  • Display plates or other tableware.
  • Store cleaning supplies up high, out of reach of children.
  • Use it to hold medicine bottles, pill cases, or vitamins.

Near the front door

front door organizing with command shelf

  • Keep track of your wallet, cell phone, keys, etc.
  • Display family pictures.
  • Organize mail, bills, and school permission slips.

In the kids’ rooms

organizing kids books with command shelves

  • Display small toy collections, action figures, card games, etc.
  • Fill it with your child’s framed artwork or family photos.
  • Use it as a children’s book display.
  • Organize school supplies.
  • Hang it next to a bed and use it as a mini-nightstand or charging station.

To organize the bathroom

organizing nail polish with

  • Store your nail polish.
  • Display your essential oil collection.
  • Organize your cosmetics.
  • Use them in place of a medicine cabinet for vitamins, medications, and first aid supplies.

These little shelves are such a versatile organizing tool that offer so many different ways to organize smaller items. I have them all over the house, and I keep finding reasons to buy more!


Read how to install DIY industrial pipe shelves like a pro! 


Lina has a Bachelor's Degree from Northern Arizona University with 10 years of blogging and photography experience having work featured in Today.com, Martha Stewart, Country Living, Fox News, Buzzfeed, and HGTV.


Join The Discussion

Comments 0

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

It's not your Grandma's coupon site!

Sign up for a Hip2Save account (it's free) to access all of the awesome features!

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Register

Forgot Password

Don't have an account? Register

Become a Hip2Save Insider

Don't Miss Out! Join our large community of insiders - it's totally free! Once you join, you'll be able to save & share your favorite deals, rate posts and recipes and add items to your HipList and Cookbook! What are ya waiting for?!



Already have an account? Login

Thank you for rating!

Would you also like to leave us a comment?