One of the best ways to add additional space in your garage is to use overhead garage storage to keep things off the ground. But if the thought of storing several hundred pounds of clothing and Christmas decorations above your car worries you, you're not alone. Is overhead garage storage safe? Overhead garage storage is safe, and a great storage solution for your garage. … [Read more...] about Is Overhead Garage Storage Safe?
Growing up, my dad had some old, brown pegboard in our garage. I hated it. If the board got wet it would start to disintegrate. If something would bump up against it, it would crack and chunks would fall off. After a few years, the pegboard was falling apart and we got rid of it. That experience tainted my view of pegboards for the better part of my life. When I first … [Read more...] about A Better Pegboard: Wall Control Review
Have you ever opened a tote you've had in storage for a while and been overwhelmed by a musty smell? That's caused by moisture getting in your storage tote, usually caused by condensation. We're in the process right now of cleaning out a few of our closets and putting the items in storage totes in the garage. But we want to make sure that we're packing up everything the … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Keep Moisture Out of Storage Totes
I get asked a lot about which garage storage system I use in my home. People are surprised when I say that I use both Rubbermaid FastTrack and Gladiator GearTrack and GearWall. The next question is whether they're compatible with each other. Spoliers...they're not. But almost immediately after that is why I have both. If you can't share accessories then that doesn't … [Read more...] about Gladiator GearTrack Vs Rubbermaid FastTrack: Which Is Better?
Slatwall has come a long way. If you still think of slat wall as the old, battered, flat-gray slat wall that you see in old retail stores like Sears, then let's get you up to date. Slat wall is now become more and more common in garages, as well as stores. Because homeowners want a little more style, you can now get slatwall in various colors, materials and even custom … [Read more...] about Slatwall Isn’t All The Same: Buyer’s Guide to Slat Wall Systems