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How Do I Store a Ladder in the Garage?

How Do I Store a Ladder in the Garage?

You can use hooks to hang the ladder on the wall or the ceiling. You can use a pulley system to lift and to lower your ladder. Just don't use...
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Move the Generator from the Garage to a Generator Shed

Move the Generator from the Garage to a Generator Shed

Learn how to store a generator so that it doesn't take up garage space; doesn't get exposed to rain and snow; and isn't wicked loud.
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Proslat wall tools

What Can I Store On a Proslat Wall System? (with Pictures)

Store bicycles, power tools, hardware, and garden tools on the Proslat garage wall organization system.
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A Complete Guide to the RubberMaid FastTrack Storage System

A Complete Guide to the RubberMaid FastTrack Storage System

The Rubbermaid FastTrack rail storage system excels at storing bikes, brooms, nuts, bolts, scooters, toys, baseball bats, and soccer balls. The one thing you might not want to use it for is...
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13 Ways to Store Your Lawn Tractor / Mower or Blower

13 Ways to Store Your Lawn Tractor / Mower or Blower

Garages haven’t necessarily gotten bigger but cars have. So let’s talk about all the ways you can store your lawn mower, tractor and/or snow...
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Reboot My Bicycle Storage

Read this Before Storing Your Family’s Bicycles

The right family bike storage depends on your kids' ages. You can use kickstands, floor stands, wall racks, pulleys, elevators, covers or a shed. Kickstands work well for the smaller kids. But kickstands won't work if ...
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How Many Garage Lamps? Use this Calculator

How Many Garage Lamps? Use this Calculator

Once you figure which lamps you want, then you need to know how many you need. Our calculator assumes an average brightness of 60 lumens per square foot. If you like it really bright, up that to 70 or so. Or just take the result and get one more lamp
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Can You Leave Extension Cords Outside?

Can You Leave Extension Cords Outside?

An outdoor extension cord is highly resistant to weather, but it's not going to last forever in snow, ice, rain, and wind. Outdoor cords do withstand these elements for years, but will eventually win out over the cord's strength. Use an outdoor extension cord for as long as you need
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7 Reasons to Get New Garage Doors Plus 8 Things to Consider

Friends of mine were recently trying to decide about getting a new garage door. It's one of those things you really don't think about until you start to think about it.
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Garage Security Tips

I have a personal distaste for alarmist posts. I am writing this because crime has not ceased to exist and there are some simple things you can do to keep yourself from being a victim of break-ins.
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49 Ridiculously Nice Classic Car Garages

1940's trucks, Ferraris, Mercedes, old garage art, garage signs, neon signs, sports cars, racers, checkerboard floor classic car garage pictures
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57 of the Coolest Garage Art Ideas

57 of the Coolest Garage Art Ideas

Need some inspiration for your garage makeover? Here are some of the coolest garage art examples we've found. Enjoy!
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Don’t Get Left In the Dark! A Lighting Guide For Garages

Don’t Get Left In the Dark! A Lighting Guide For Garages

Why should you change your garage lighting? Aside from just being bad lighting, the regular incandescent bulb you might still have is very inefficient. For the same energy cost, you could get something really worthwhile that will make it possible...
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8 Items All Garage Door Buyers Must Consider Before Buying

8 Items All Garage Door Buyers Must Consider Before Buying

How much do new garage doors cost? Should you repair or replace? Which door material is best? Which has the best insulation? What is the best garage door spring?
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Can I Grow a Garden in My Garage?

Can I Grow a Garden in My Garage?

You can convert your entire garage into a garden, or allocate part of the garage using a grow tent or vertical aquaponics.
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Things You Can Do to Make Your Garage Better in 2020

Things You Can Do to Make Your Garage Better in 2020

Create a smart garage, a beautiful garage and a functional garage in 2020.
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109 Amazing Garage Floor Tile Designs

109 Amazing Garage Floor Tile Designs

View 109 beautiful examples showing off stunning Swisstrax, Racedeck, Block Tile and Incstore garage floor tile installations.
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Don't Fix Your Garage Floor Until You Read This

Don’t Fix Your Garage Floor Until You Read This

For most cracks and damage, you will clean out the damaged area, making sure it is free from oils dust and debris, and then fill it with the appropriate repair material. Diagnose the issue first. Do-it-yourself repairs won't last if there is an underlying structural problem.
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How Do You Fix Low Spots in Concrete?

How Do You Fix Low Spots in Concrete?

Use a de-greaser to remove oil from the surface. Use a wire brush, or a grinder or an acid-substitute, to prepare the concrete. For large areas use a floor buffer with a grinding attachment. Vacuum up loose material. Trowel a patch kit onto the surface.
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How Do You Fix Garage Floor Spalling and Pitting?

How Do You Fix Garage Floor Spalling and Pitting?

How do you fix concrete garage floor spalling and pitting? Test for and remove weakened adjacent areas; clean and prepare the surface to be repaired; and patch the area with an epoxy-based topping. Before fixing the problem, though, check for serious moisture or structural issues that would require professional help
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How Do You Fix Garage Floor Cracks?

How Do You Fix Garage Floor Cracks?

Depending on the crack size and quantity, use a wire brush, chisel or an angle grinder with a crack chasing wheel to loose and break off nearby or loose concrete. Vacuum away all concrete debris. Fill the crack with epoxy based concrete crack filler.
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Should You Insulate the Garage Door? Read This Before You Do

Should You Insulate the Garage Door? Read This Before You Do

Should you insulate your garage door? Yes, if you first seal any air gaps, and analyze other garage areas, including the walls, windows, ceilings and floor.
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I Will Never Epoxy My Garage Floor (What I Will Do Instead)

I Will Never Epoxy My Garage Floor (What I Will Do Instead)

I would need to hire a professional if I wanted to epoxy my garage floor. Epoxy is difficult to apply and maintain. I can get a durable, strong garage floor with plastic tiles. I'm choosing the tile based on ...
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Should I Paint my Garage Floor?

Should I Paint my Garage Floor?

You might consider painting or protecting your garage floor in some way. It adds to its durability, makes it easier to clean and generally brightens up the place. Literally.  But painting is messy and the prep work is difficult and if you don’t do it right the results can be...
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What’s the Best Way to Store Hazardous and Flammable Materials in Your Garage?

What’s the Best Way to Store Hazardous and Flammable Materials in Your Garage?

The best way to store hazardous materials is in your attached garage and not in the house. A shed would be best, but this is not realistic for individuals that don’t have room for one.  The next best thing is a fireproof cabinet that is ventilated and preferably locked. Store
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Akro Mils Tiltview Cabinets

One Weird But Really Effective Way to Store Safety Equipment

Use the Akro-Mils TiltView storage system to cleanly and conveniently store safety equipment in your garage.
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Are Fiberboard Pegboards Unsafe? Is Steel a Better Choice?

Is the formaldehyde in a garage storage pegboard dangerous to breathe? Yes, but only if the board is cut or deteriorating, exposing you to ...
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11 Wall-Mounted Garage Vacuum Facts You Need to Know Before Buying

11 Wall-Mounted Garage Vacuum Facts You Need to Know Before Buying

Some garage wall-mounted vacuums are also wet vacs. Some act as blowers as well as vacuums. Some have long cords and some have short cords. The one thing a garage wall-mounted vacuum must have is...
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Can I “Marie Kondo” My Garage?

Can I “Marie Kondo” My Garage?

Clearing way unwanted items is a great start. You’ve probably done it before and felt the benefits. A simple and clutter-free environment is one where peace of mind can exist. It will give you the mental as well as physical space for planning and...
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Does Kitty Litter Really Clean Oil Stains?

Does Kitty Litter Really Clean Oil Stains?

Kitty litter can be an effective and cheap solution to oil stains especially if they are new. For more stubborn stains like those that have been there for years and stains that are not oil there are better...
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Unboxing My New VacMaster Wall-Mounted, Wet-Dry Garage Vac

Unboxing My New VacMaster Wall-Mounted, Wet-Dry Garage Vac

Is the VWM510 as good a vacuum cleaner as my research led me to believe? The unboxing, assembly and installation were incredibly easy. The on-board accessory storage is clever. The machine hangs neatly on the wall, but I can also use the wheels. I have 21 ft. of cord (which
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Best Garage Cleaning Products

Best Garage Cleaning Products

Find the best cleaning and vacuum products for the garage
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Best Garage Vacuums

Best Garage Vacuums

The best vacuum cleaners for the garage
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Garage Floor Tiles

Clean the Floor

How to clean cement
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Garage Terms

Soap and Water Cleaning

Use the right products, methods and strategies to clean the garage
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VacuMaid GV50Pro vacuum cleaner utility tool

Vacuum Cleaners and Shop Vacs

How to buy and use a garage vacuum cleaner or shop vac
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Best Garage Organization Products

Best Garage Organization Products

Wall, ceiling and off-garage ways to store brooms, shovels, balls, and equipment.
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Reboot My Bicycle Storage

Bicycles

Kickstands, wall mounts, and ceilling winches are just three of the many ways you can store your family's bicycles. Learn more here.
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Store Your Board Kayak and Ladder Ceiling Storage Rack

Big Storage

How to store kayaks, ladders, dangerous liquids, and awkward items like hoses.
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Ulti-Mate 3 Door Garage Cabinet

Cabinets

Learn how to choose between metal and wood cabinets; how to measure for your garage; what to look out for when buying and installing garage cabinets.
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The Gladiator Claw

Ceiling

How to store garage stuff using the ceiling space. Garage ceiling bike hooks, lifts, and shelves.
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Garden Tools

Garden Tools

Organize hoses, hoes, spades, brooms and garden tools
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Recommended Ladders

Ladders

Hang your ladder on a wall hook or a ceiling hook. Get a garage wall organization system with a ladder hook. Put the ladder on the ceiling.
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Best sports ball hanging basket

Sports

Learn how to store sports ball, sports equipment, cleats, and gear.
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Store Your Board Kayak and Ladder Ceiling Storage Rack

Storage Strategies

How to store kayaks, ladders, dangerous liquids, and awkward items like hoses.
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Reboot My Garage Wall Storage

Wall Storage

Clearn, organize and store everything on your garage wall.
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Best Garage Improvement Products

Best Garage Improvement Products

The best thermal leak detector, floor repair products, extension cords, garden grow shelves, and everything to improve your garage.
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Decorate my garage

Design

Discover cool garage advertisements, neon signs, art, lamps and complete re-designs for your garage.
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Reboot My garage Doors

Doors

Learn how to repair, insulate and replace your garage doors.
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Store garden tools and grow gardens in your garage

Garage Garden

Can you grow a garden in the garage? Yes!
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Garage Floor Tiles

Improve the Floor

Discover cool garage advertisements, neon signs, art, lamps and complete re-designs for your garage.
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Sunco Garage Lights

Lights & Electric

Learn how many lamps you need to light your garage; how to use lights for garage safety and security; and how to choose lightbulbs for your garage space
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Secure my garage

Security

Secure the garage from burglars and intruders
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Temperature

Insulate, air condition and heat my garage.
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Safer garage work

Safety

Learn safe methods, tools, and materials.
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