Use any glass jars (from store bought sauces, pickles, olive jars, jams, even baby food jars as long as it has a twist on lid) to store things under shelves or cupboard! From herbs & spices & sugar in the house to nails & bolts in the garage.
Here is a great list of 25 totally clever storage tips and tricks that you can use in your home. I have already creating quite a few sections of shelving in my home based on a couple of these tricks I have read. 25 Totally Clever Storage Tips and Tricks