Are you completely overwhelmed about where to put all of the clutter that is taking up room in your garage? If so, then it is about time that you starting finding a way to make your garage more presentable.
Garage storage solutions are out there just waiting for you to take advantage of them. If you are like most people, you do spend some time in your garage either retrieving something you need, building things on your work bench or washing clothes. You might even use your garage to park you car!
One tried and true solution for getting your garage organized is to install shelving. It can be easily installed on empty walls and used to get some of that stuff up off your garage floor. This will free up a lot of valuable floor space and expand your garage’s storage capacity. Your garage will also be a much safer place to be in because the clutter is up and out of the way.
Garage shelving used to be made of wood and was quite heavy. Nowadays it is made out of much lighter materials such as heavy-duty wire that is made especially for garages. It is designed to hold very heavy articles and is durable enough to withstand the harsh and moist atmosphere in your garage.
There is also garage shelving that is freestanding and doesn’t have to be mounted to a wall. This type of shelving is generally made out of wood, resin or wire and is also durable enough to withstand the elements. The good thing about freestanding shelves is that you can move them quite easily if necessary.
There are other solutions to your garage storage problems and they include the following. Utility cabinets which are streamlined and keep stored items out of sight. Cabinets are also ideal places to store harmful products because they often can be locked to keep curious little ones away.
You can also install hooks and brackets along walls to hang miscellaneous items such as brooms and shovels. And, you might want to consider putting in ceiling bins to store things that you rarely use.
Garage storage solutions are at your fingertips and shelves, hooks, drawers, cabinets and other items can be found at your local retail and home improvement stores. These stores generally have experienced staff members who are more than happy to assist you in planning what type of storage system will work best for you.