Articles in: Garage Storage

From the Forums: Overhead Garage Storage

Posted by: on January 25th, 2013 | One Comment

A woman places items on an overhead garage storage unit by Hyloft

 

When it comes to decluttering the home, the garage often becomes the last ditch place for all the stuff we don’t want to throw out, but have no other place to store. And, let’s face it, it’s also usually the last space in the home that gets the attention it needs for some effective storage and organization solutions. The good news is, garages offer a lot of options for storage that other parts of the house don’t. Overhead garage storage might be the best of these solutions.

That was the topic of a short article by The Home Depot’s Eileen Claar posted on our online How-To Community Forums. She’s a long-time Home Depot associate who posts under the handle DesigningWoman. She really knows her stuff when it comes to organization and storage ideas. Overhead garage storage frees up so much space on the floor of your garage that it’s almost like increasing the square footage of the area. It’s a very cost effective storage solution, too. It almost seems like every garage should have overhead storage.

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Places: Basement Storage

Posted by: on January 3rd, 2013 | 5 Comments
Image of a vibrantly colored finished basement

Image via Better Homes and Gardens

 

Ask almost any homeowner with a functional basement or attic space and they will probably tell you how lucky they are to have the space. If they’re honest, many will also admit they’re not making the best use of the space. It may have even become the place to dump items that no one in the house uses.

Even if you don’t want or need your basement to be as immaculately decorated as the one above from Better Homes and Gardens, you might want to take note of the practical storage solutions the vintage cabinets and staircase provide.

Organizing a long-neglected basement takes planning, determination and some inspiration. So, to help you take that big step down into the basement and emerge with a beautifully reorganized space, here are a few basement storage ideas to consider.

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Husky Storage System – Advantage: Home Depot

Posted by: on August 11th, 2011 | One Comment

Ok, I admit it. My garage is a mess. I make sure to keep the door closed for fear of the neighbors catching a glimpse of my jumble of garden supplies, tools, sports equipment – you name it! I already decided that enough was enough, and had been shopping around for the perfect garage storage system, when I discovered Husky’s steel garage organization storage solution.

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