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How to Choose the Right Toy Box

A toy box is a storage box where you can safely store toys. Wooden toy boxes are crucial as they help parents and their children to safely and neatly store toys. When there are many toys in the house, they can be scattered everywhere, increasing the chances of breakage and making the house look messy.

When you get a toy box storage for your kid, you also help them to learn how to keep their toys properly. However, the process of finding the perfect toy box is not easy.

Personalised toy box: How to pick

Here are the steps you need to follow when choosing a toy box storage UK.


Remember you are buying a toy box for storage purposes. So, make sure that you first check the number and size of your toys before selecting a box. This will give you a clear picture of whether to get a big or small box.

At the same time, knowing the size and type of toys your kids have will allow you to select the right structure of the toy box you want.

Box Style

Different children’s toy boxes come in various styles and materials. There are some built-in wood, plastic, and other materials. Each of these has their properties, advantages, and disadvantages you should consider before buying.

Wooden toy boxes are sturdy and durable. They are easy to match with a kid’s playroom and strong enough to hold even heavy toys for growing kids.

Plastic toy boxes are primarily small and not as strong as wooden ones. So, if you are looking for a durable box, go for the wooden toy boxes.

Design and Purpose

Toy boxes are designed differently, with different features based on the target user. You will find baby toy boxes, grown kids toy boxes, and even a few for teens. All these boxes will have different designs to fit the needs of their users.

For baby toy boxes, they are usually small, short, lightweight for easy use, and with few movable pieces to prevent injuries. For grown-up kids, you may prefer taller boxes tall and with several features for a better arrangement of their items. You can also get a personalised toy box for your kid as they add an element of style to their room.

Extra Features

Extra features on a toy box are worth considering before making your purchase. Different toy boxes come with varying features that make them easy to use and offer kids additional capabilities and excitement.

For example, some toy box storage units have a small coach for your kid; others come with a clock, a wardrobe, specially designed drawers, lock features, and much more.

Top 5 Best Toy Boxes to Buy

Here are the best top toy boxes to get in 2022.

Best Baby Toy Boxes

We have toy boxes for babies between ages 0 and 4 years old. They are specially designed for their needs and safety.

This baby toy storage box measures 140 cm by 48 cm by 113 cm. It has enough storage to fit several toys, but it is not too big. It is also durable with smart white finishing. The drawers are also easy to pull out.

It is a single standing toy box with a height of just 99 cm. It is easy for kids to reach. This toy box does not have many drawers, making it easy even for babies to handle.

Best Grown Kids Toy Boxes

These are toy boxes designed for grown kids from 4 to 11 years old. They are sturdier, have more parts, are large, and come with extras.

It is a tall toy box with several shelves ideal for kids up to 12 years old. This storage unit measures 85 cm by 29 cm by 185 cm. It also features an open design on the shelves making it easy to store and pick items.

This is a good personalised toy box for kids above four years old. It features a small wardrobe with doors. This makes it easy for your child to store and lock their items in.


Finding the right toy box for kids is a process that shouldn’t be carried out in a hurry. Follow the tips above and remember that toy boxes should also be fun to use.