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Storage is necessary in a small home, built-ins are great… put them together and you have a cure-all for any of your organizing woes! These clever built-in storage ideas you never thought of, but thankfully, someone did.

Rub-a-Dub Tub . A built-in tub surround typically provides enough space to house tilt-out storage for extra cleaning sponges, shampoo, and soap. Stash your favorite bubbles here, so the kids (and guests) don’t get to them.

It's no wonder our Decora bathroom mirror with space-maximizing side pull-out shelves caught the eye of Living at

Toilet bowl brush hidden in the wall. Would be a pain to clean, but would be better than tripping over the thing. - Decor It Darling

Cat transit systems, indoor fish pipelines, all-inclusive dog houses. This crazy pet furniture will make you feel like an totally inadequate pet owner.

Here's a secret stash compartment drawer concealed as an INTL style electrical wall outlet. Check here for a US style electrical socket wall safe .

Run–don't walk–to your nearest contractor, cabinet maker or handy family member and ask–nay, beg–to have one of these seriously smart solutions built into the storage around your home. Related Video: 3 Storage Tips from Professional Organizer Fay Wolf