Need More Storage Space? Try a Door

Target's over-the-door purse rack
Target's over-the-door purse rack

Putting a bed on risers or installing shelves is usually the go-to solution when dealing with organizational conundrums, but don't forget about the usefulness of a door when trying to maximize storage in your apartment.

Over-the-door organizers are not just for towels and shoe racks anymore. Manufacturers have diversified into offering a variety of storage solutions that all can be swung over your door (See our image gallery).

So, what are the advantages of going the over-the-door route versus the infinite number of other organizers?