For many homeowners, our garages are the entryway into and out of our homes and they protect our vehicles from the elements. However, they are also the place we dump our ‘stuff’ as it relates for tools, cleaning products, and seasonal gear (just to mention a few). Below, we’ve listed 6 tips to organize and better utilized the limited space that most garages have to offer.
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Shoe storage. As mentioned earlier the garage door is the entryway into many homes. Since the first thing most people do before entering their home is to remove their shoes, it makes perfect sense to have a nice shoe organizer in the garage near the door into your home.
Multi-purpose Bench. We’ve found that multi-purpose benches help in so many ways. Whether it is used for work or storage, or a smaller on as a seat. Regardless, benches are often overlooked, however once you have one it becomes a very useful component in everyone’s garage.
Slat wall. We’ve mentioned many times that closets are becoming similar to retail stores. Well, garages serve a similar purpose in storing and displaying a variety of items that we store in our garages. Slat wall helps us organize our ‘stuff’, keeps it readily available to use, and displays it in a ethically pleasing manner. The bottom line is that the right slat wall hook can hold virtually anything including outdoor tools, indoor tools, recreation equipment, bicycles, and lawn furniture.
Pegboards. Yes pegboards. I know they have been around for what seems like forever, but they are still very, very useful and can hold practically anything as well. They are easy to install, inexpensive, and like slat wall they can help organize your ‘stuff’, keep it readily available to use, and display it in a ethically pleasing manner.
Built-in cabinetry. If you’ve never had wall-to-wall and floor-to-ceiling cabinetry you have no idea what you’re missing. It will transform your garage into a storage wonder land. It eliminates the clutter and transforms an ugly garage into a beautiful garage space for your home.