How Do I Store a Ladder in the Garage?

How Do I Store a Ladder in the Garage?

Store the ladder on garage hooks installed into wall studs; on a pulley that carries the ladder to the garage ceiling; on a fixed ceiling rack; or on a slatwall organization system.
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Longer hose on hook

How to Store Heavy Hoses for the Winter

A 5/8 in. rubber-vinyl hose weighs about 2.52 oz. per foot. A 3/4 in. rubber-vinyl hose weighs 3.03 oz. per foot. The water in a 5/8 in. hose weighs about 2.12 oz. per foot. The water in a 3/4 in. hose weighs 3.06 oz. per foot. A Suncast hose cart
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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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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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Paint peels, which is why I don't want it on moist concrete

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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Sports Ball Garage Organizers that Fix Wasted Space

Sports Ball Garage Organizers that Fix Wasted Space

Where to store sports balls in the garage? Bags are portable, cages are secure, and butlers are ...
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Ceiling Shelf

How Much Weight Can I Hang From My Garage Ceiling?

Regular garage ceiling joists of modern construction can generally support 50lb/sqft. If you have trusses or your joists are supporting more than just sheetrock or your garage is older this number could be significantly...
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Wall Control Pegboard is galvanized against rust

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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How Much Weight Can a Garage Shelf Hold?

How Much Weight Can a Garage Shelf Hold?

The average garage shelving system can hold anywhere from a hundred or so pounds to almost a thousand. There are units that hang from the ceiling, screw into the wall or just stand on the floor, so there are a lot of options depending on...
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