Garage Storage to Maximize Space


It’s spring cleaning time! Maximizing space in your garage has never been easier with all the cool and nifty AND efficient new garage storage items available to us.

If you’re tired of looking at your messy… and what seems to be.. small garage, then we have some cool storage ideas that will get your garage spiffed up in no time.

But I have to tell you, if your garage is a wreck, then first and foremost, you have to do a big spring cleaning. Get rid of the junk and then start organizing what you have.

messy garage

Garage storage.. Do I really need it?

Yes! …yes, you do. It’s going to help you get organized and put everything in it’s place. Garage storage and cabinets are worthy additions to garage spaces of all sizes. Having some garage systems will definitely make your garage neat and clean, to say the least.

Here are some garage storage ideas that will surely take full advantage of your space – small or otherwise.

No place on the floor anymore? Install a ceiling storage in your garage!

ceiling storage Overhead storage bin

Having a ceiling storage installed will be one step to maximize your garage space. If you have a small garage, then getting one of these overhead ceiling storage units will be very practical – especially if you have a vehicle parked inside your garage. Easy and quick to install, you’ll make the most of your garage space in a few minutes (with the right tools, of course).

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Garage storage system

The most popular way of maximizing garage space, or any space or room for that matter, is by shelving. Shelving has a lot of benefits. For one, it will remove the “messy” look of your garage as it will surely reduce the clutter.

Aside from the obvious fact that it will maximize your garage space, it will also get you organized with the different tools, items and products that are normally stored in your garage. So remove those unwanted paper boxes – shelve the contents instead.

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Utilize your vertical space…

Pegboards for garage storage
… and that means hanging and storing all kinds of tools in one place – on the wall. Pegboards are known to do the trick of effectively hanging all kinds of tools, even bikes.  Pegboards are also known to last for a long time, and they don’t even cost that much.

Organize, organize, organize!

We mentioned it at the beginning of this post.. You really can’t skip this part when you want to maximize your garage space. Even with the above-mentioned storage ideas, if you are not organized, your garage will still end up messy and not easy to look at. Not to mention, you’re really not maximizing your garage space when working tools and garden products, for example, are not stored correctly. So make sure that you identify and group things accordingly.

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