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Old 02-28-2018, 04:12 PM   #1
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HELP - Shoe Storage Ideas Please!

I've searched through this forum looking for shoe storage ideas and have seen a couple of options for the inside of the trailer door and one for a slide-out box installed in a cabinet.

We have a "Classic 19" and are about to leave on a 6-week trip through Arizona, New Mexico and Utah. I am stumped on inside shoe storage and would sure appreciate any and all ideas that out there before "putting my foot down"

Thank you!!
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Old 02-28-2018, 05:14 PM   #2
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Move up to a 5.0TA. 😄 The bottom step to the loft works great👍👍
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Old 02-28-2018, 05:31 PM   #3
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IKEA hanging shoe holder works wonders

Hello there. I bet you're looking forward to your adventures!

Here is an option from IKEA, it hangs in the closet pefectly, width-wise. It's called SKUBB, and sells in white or black, and costs $4.99.
It is 4-shoes wide by 4-shoes high; the one in our closet we cut down to 2 shoes high, and we store bathroom items in it. You may be able to make 3-shoes high fit in your closet, especially if you can rig a way for the top bar of the rack to get closer to the closet rod, such as with zip ties.

So, stop by an IKEA on your way to your destination...

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Old 03-01-2018, 07:06 AM   #4
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Shoes inside the door

In the "Modifications and Alterations" section, there is a post titled "Mods I Haven't Seen Elsewhere". Post #8 shows shoes inside the curved door of the prior molds of Escape 19's. (Also bear spray and a flashlight.) It looks like 3M Command hooks were used to hold the shoe pouch.

Best of luck in your adventure,

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Old 03-01-2018, 11:48 AM   #5
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Whew, for a minute I thought that was a photo of our door shoe storage. But then saw the comment about the bear spray and I knew that it wasn't. We don't keep bear spray in the door.

It's a handy place for misc. shoes. Easy to access from outside or before going outside. That IKEA unit looks perfect for that use.

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Old 03-02-2018, 03:32 AM   #6
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In the "Modifications and Alterations" section, there is a post titled "Mods I Haven't Seen Elsewhere". Post #8 shows shoes inside the curved door of the prior molds of Escape 19's. (Also bear spray and a flashlight.) It looks like 3M Command hooks were used to hold the shoe pouch.



Best of luck in your adventure,



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Mods I Haven't Seen Elsewhere

We miss having all that storage on our old airplane-style 17B door. We also hung our garbage pail there. The screen on our new 2G flat-door 19 prevents such utility, alas.
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Old 03-02-2018, 06:31 PM   #7
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Old 03-05-2018, 07:51 PM   #8
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Walmart, and others, sell a closet shoe organizer that is normally folded up if not used, then attached to the closet rod with heavy Velcro, It then folds down with multiple pockets suitable for shoes, clothes, etc. Under $15.
https://www.walmart.com/ip/InterDesi...-Grey/55128137
We also use a wider one for clothes in our Bigfoot.
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Old 03-06-2018, 11:03 AM   #9
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More shoe options

CamanoCouple,

Here are two more options...

1. We put shoes in the cupboard below our refrigerator.
2. We have hung an over-the-door coat hook on the bathroom door for coats - it could also be used for shoes. We remove the hook for travel, because it could be too much weight and strain on the door. It's handy when parked, however!

Best to you in your travels,

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Old 03-06-2018, 11:17 AM   #10
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When we had a 19, we stored our footwear in the dinette seat cupboard just inside the door. Worked great for us.

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I put a toekick heater there, but still have room for 3 pair of shoes on a shelf I added above it. I added a cupboard right by the door that holds all our footwear.



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