TIPS FOR ORGANIZING YOUR GARAGE
Consider hanging your tools from hooks on a
over a work table -- and use labeled jars or a drawer system for separating out small pieces of hardware.
around the perimeter of your garage for storing small items -- car care, gardening supplies, paint, etc.
paraphernalia -- gloves, hat, trowel, clippers -- is easy to carry back and forth to the yard when stored in a basket with a handle.
Be sure to leave enough room on either side of the garage so you can open your car
without bumping into shelving, tools, or bicycles.
Don't forget about
-- you can hang bicycles, sporting equipment, and ladders up easily with screw-in hooks.
Put in a mat or low shelf by the door leading into the house for holding muddy
-- this helps keep dirt from being tracked inside.
If you have kids (even adult ones!), create a
center -- where all sports equipment, balls, lawn toys, and beach paraphernalia are stored together.
Make vehicle maintenance easy by storing
care products in a bucket -- along with rags, sponges, and paper towels -- in a large plastic bucket.