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Reboot my garage safety

Reboot My Garage Safety

Wear safety gear, and learn how to store it in a clean, dry place that's easily accessible.
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Ceiling Storage

Reboot My Garage Ceiling Storage

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

Store Awkward and Big Items

How to store kayaks, ladders, dangerous liquids, and awkward items like hoses.
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reboot my garage temperature

Reboot My Garage Temperature

Insulate, air condition and heat my garage.
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Secure my garage

Secure My Garage

Secure the garage from burglars and intruders
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Store garden tools and grow gardens in your garage

Garden

Store garden tools and grow gardens in your garage.
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Decorate my garage

Decorate My Garage

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

Reboot My Bicycle Storage

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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Reboot my garage vacuum

Reboot My Garage Vacuum

We compared 19 vacuum cleaners to find the absolute best feature set for the garage. Find out the best vacuums with a wet vac, a blower, and a wall mount.
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Sunco Garage Lights

Reboot My Garage Lights

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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Reboot My garage Doors

Reboot My Garage Doors

Learn how to repair, insulate and replace your garage doors.
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Clean My Garage

Clean My Garage

Find the best garage vacuum cleaner, get oil stains off the garage floor.
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Improve My Garage

Improve My Garage

Add lighting, secure the garage door, and view inspriation floor tile designs and garage art.
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Organize My Garage

Organize My Garage

Learn how to store the tractor, sports balls, kayaks and bicycles.
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Reboot My Garage Wall Storage

Reboot My Garage Wall Storage

Clearn, organize and store everything on your garage wall.
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Reboot My Garage Floor

Reboot My Garage Floor

The best tools to repair, clean, and beautify your garage floor
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Amazon

About Amazon Customer Service

One of the great advantages of buying on Amazon is their customer service protection.
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Best Garage Gear

The best cleaning, storing, organizing, lighting and renovating gear for your garage.
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Garge Lawn Mower, Tractor, Kayak, and Large Item Storage

Snowboard in snow

Elegant Ways to Store Awkward Garage Items

So how do you store awkward garage items such as kayaks, skis, and fishing poles? What's the best way to store long, heavy and awkward items like bikes, snowboards and shovels? Use a ceiling rack to store canoes and kayaks, but make sure they're hull-side down...
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Couoff Hose Hanger

Couoff Hose Holder

The Couoff is a solid hose hanger but overstates the length of hose it will hold. This sturdy metal hook holds 50 ft. of 5/8 inch hose, even if the hose if full of water. Get a larger hook for larger hoses, this one is great for 50 ft.
Read More
Wrap-It Storage

Wrap-It Storage Strap

Wrap-It is a set of hook and loop straps that hold extension cords, cables, ropes, pool hoses, vacuum hoses and wires. Use the grommet to hang the payload on a hook. Comes 10 to a pack: 2 small, 2 medium, 3 large and 3 extra large. These are made of
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14 Ways to Store Your Lawn Tractor / Mower or Blower

14 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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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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The Best 17 Ways to Store Awkward Garage Items

Clever storage for bikes, skis, snowboards, lumber, ladders, kayaks, canoes, brooms, shovels, rakes, fishing poles, wheelbarrows, and tractors.
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The Best 17 Ways to Store Awkward Garage Items

Clever storage for bikes, skis, snowboards, lumber, ladders, kayaks, canoes, brooms, shovels, rakes, fishing poles, wheelbarrows, and tractors.
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Garage Bicycle Storage

What is the Best Way to Store My Family's Bicycles?

What is the Best Way to Store My Family’s Bicycles?

The best family bike storage depends on your kids' ages. You can use kickstands, floor stands, wall racks, pulleys, elevators, covers or a shed. Kickstands work best for the smaller kids. But kickstands won't work if ...
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The 7 Best Ways to Store Your Bicycles

These are the 7 best bike storage products.
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Sports Ball Storage

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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The Best Tennis Ball Organizer

Here are two tennis ball carts that you can store in the garage.
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The Best Sports Ball Organizers for the Garage

Best sports ball storage for the garage.
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The Best Sports Ball Hanging Basket

Gladiator makes the best wall-hanging sports ball basket. But be aware, Gladiator is a garage storage system. To hang this basket, you'll need a Gladiator GearTrack wall channel to hang it on.
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The Best Portable Sports Ball Storage

This sports gear and ball bag easily stores on a garage shelf or hangs from a pegboard or slatwall hook. One of the best portable sports ball storage bags I've found is the Fitdom Heavy Duty XL Ball Bag. I wish I could find a gym bag that stands as
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The Best Near-Court Ball Storage

The Basketball Butler is the best basketball storage for near the court.
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The Best Lockable Wheeled Ball Cage

The best wheeled cage sports ball storage, locking cable and lock.
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Garage Ceiling Storage

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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The Best Garage Ceiling Pulley

This is the only manual pulley we recommend.
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The Best Ceiling Hoist Winch

Don't screw around with overhead storage! Know your ceiling weight capacity, and only buy the highest-rated ceiling storage devices!
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Garage Cleaning

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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The Best Garage Floor Mats

The best garage floor mats are the AutoFloorGuard, the Resilia and the Drymate. Two are better for studded snow tires. One is best for containing snow melt.
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Decorate the Garage

Classic car in a classic car garage

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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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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Garage Doors

Beautiful white garage door with carriage accent hardware

7 Reasons to Get New Garage Door 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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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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Garage Floor Repair

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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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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The Best Garage Floor Mats

The best garage floor mats are the AutoFloorGuard, the Resilia and the Drymate. Two are better for studded snow tires. One is best for containing snow melt.
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The Best Garage Floor Repair Products

These are the products we recommend for prepping, repairing, protecting and, enhancing your garage floor.
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Garage Gardening

3 Weights You Need to Store Garden Hoses on the Garage Wall

3 Weights You Need to Store Garden Hoses on the Garage Wall

Weigh your hose and cart before hanging them on a garage wall. Hoses can be heavy, especially if there's...
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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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Wrap-It Storage

Wrap-It Storage Strap

Wrap-It is a set of hook and loop straps that hold extension cords, cables, ropes, pool hoses, vacuum hoses and wires. Use the grommet to hang the payload on a hook. Comes 10 to a pack: 2 small, 2 medium, 3 large and 3 extra large. These are made of
Read More
Couoff Hose Hanger

Couoff Hose Holder

The Couoff is a solid hose hanger but overstates the length of hose it will hold. This sturdy metal hook holds 50 ft. of 5/8 inch hose, even if the hose if full of water. Get a larger hook for larger hoses, this one is great for 50 ft.
Read More
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The Best Grow Shelves for Your Garage Garden

We really like these three grow kits because they make it easy to grow a garage garden.
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The Best Outdoor Hose Hook

For good hose storage, you want to know: the load capacity, because hoses get very heavy, especially with water in them; the depth of the rolled up hose, so that the hook is wide enough to carry it; the hook's weather resistance, so you get one that doesn't rust.
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Improve the Garage

Beautiful white garage door with carriage accent hardware

7 Reasons to Get New Garage Door 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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Reboot My garage Doors

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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Classic car in a classic car garage

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?
Learn More
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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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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The Best Garage Ladder

I have always had a hard time standing on ladder rungs. I don't mind painting the house, but when it comes to standing on the ladder for a long time, my feet hurt too much. We're shopping for a a Little Giant Ladder because you can actually turn it into scaffolding!
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The Best Garage Lights

Sunco LED shop lights use only 40 watts, but that's the equivalent of 260 watts in an incandescent bulb. Click to calculate the number of lamps for your space.
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The Best Garage Heating, Cooling, and Insulation

Our best ideas for insulating, heating and cooling the garage.
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The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best Outdoor Hose Hook

For good hose storage, you want to know: the load capacity, because hoses get very heavy, especially with water in them; the depth of the rolled up hose, so that the hook is wide enough to carry it; the hook's weather resistance, so you get one that doesn't rust.
Learn More
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The Best Grow Shelves for Your Garage Garden

We really like these three grow kits because they make it easy to grow a garage garden.
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Garage Ladder Storage

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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The Best Ladder Hooks

Our favorite hooks and racks to hang even the largest ladders.
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The Best Ladder Storage Ceiling Rack

This is the best ceiling rack to store two ladders up to 75 lb. each.
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The Best Garage Ladder

I have always had a hard time standing on ladder rungs. I don't mind painting the house, but when it comes to standing on the ladder for a long time, my feet hurt too much. We're shopping for a a Little Giant Ladder because you can actually turn it into scaffolding!
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Garage Lights

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The Best Garage Lights

Sunco LED shop lights use only 40 watts, but that's the equivalent of 260 watts in an incandescent bulb. Click to calculate the number of lamps for your space.
Learn More
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...
Learn More

Organize the Garage

Wall Mounted Cabinets

Garage Cabinet Guide

If you are planning to organize your garage you may be wondering if you should get shelves or cabinets. There are certainly arguments to be made for both. Later in this article I drill down more about the different types of cabinets there are and how to choose the ones
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Stacks of boxes

How to Organize Your Garage

Fall is often a great season for clearing out the garage and organizing. It’s generally less wet than spring and cool enough to do manual work.
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Snowboard in snow

Elegant Ways to Store Awkward Garage Items

So how do you store awkward garage items such as kayaks, skis, and fishing poles? What's the best way to store long, heavy and awkward items like bikes, snowboards and shovels? Use a ceiling rack to store canoes and kayaks, but make sure they're hull-side down...
Read More
Couoff Hose Hanger

Couoff Hose Holder

The Couoff is a solid hose hanger but overstates the length of hose it will hold. This sturdy metal hook holds 50 ft. of 5/8 inch hose, even if the hose if full of water. Get a larger hook for larger hoses, this one is great for 50 ft.
Read More
Wrap-It Storage

Wrap-It Storage Strap

Wrap-It is a set of hook and loop straps that hold extension cords, cables, ropes, pool hoses, vacuum hoses and wires. Use the grommet to hang the payload on a hook. Comes 10 to a pack: 2 small, 2 medium, 3 large and 3 extra large. These are made of
Read More
How To Organize the Garage Without Making the Family Hate You

How To Organize the Garage Without Making the Family Hate You

So is it possible for the garage-cleaning adult to get cooperation from the family? Can't we all just clean the garage together? Yes, you should ask for family cooperation, but...
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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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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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What is the Best Way to Store My Family's Bicycles?

What is the Best Way to Store My Family’s Bicycles?

The best family bike storage depends on your kids' ages. You can use kickstands, floor stands, wall racks, pulleys, elevators, covers or a shed. Kickstands work best for the smaller kids. But kickstands won't work if ...
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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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14 Ways to Store Your Lawn Tractor / Mower or Blower

14 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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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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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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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...
Read More
3 Weights You Need to Store Garden Hoses on the Garage Wall

3 Weights You Need to Store Garden Hoses on the Garage Wall

Weigh your hose and cart before hanging them on a garage wall. Hoses can be heavy, especially if there's...
Read More
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 ...
Read More
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...
Read More
Are Fiberboard Pegboards Unsafe? Is Steel a Better Choice?

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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The Best Garage Ladder

I have always had a hard time standing on ladder rungs. I don't mind painting the house, but when it comes to standing on the ladder for a long time, my feet hurt too much. We're shopping for a a Little Giant Ladder because you can actually turn it into scaffolding!
Read More
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The Best Ladder Storage Ceiling Rack

This is the best ceiling rack to store two ladders up to 75 lb. each.
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The Best Way to Start-Off Your Rubbermaid FastTrack Storage

You could get a track and hooks to see how you like the FastTrack as a garage storage system. I'll show you the best items to consider. Then I'll show you some specific FastTrack items that will help you solve the tool, ball, and general storage problems in your garage.
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The Best Garage Wall Storage

One main principle for garage organizing is: “Keep things off the floor!”
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The Best Generator Shed Products

How to buy our recommended generator and generator shed component parts.
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The Best Family Garage Organizers

Products that will help you organize your garage without your family hating you.
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The Best Konmari Books

Some fantastic books and resources to start your garage de-clutter.
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The Best Ladder Hooks

Our favorite hooks and racks to hang even the largest ladders.
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best 17 Ways to Store Awkward Garage Items

Clever storage for bikes, skis, snowboards, lumber, ladders, kayaks, canoes, brooms, shovels, rakes, fishing poles, wheelbarrows, and tractors.
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best Ceiling Hoist Winch

Don't screw around with overhead storage! Know your ceiling weight capacity, and only buy the highest-rated ceiling storage devices!
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The 7 Best Ways to Store Your Bicycles

These are the 7 best bike storage products.
Read More
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The Best Garage Ceiling Pulley

This is the only manual pulley we recommend.
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The Best Tennis Ball Organizer

Here are two tennis ball carts that you can store in the garage.
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The Best Sports Ball Organizers for the Garage

Best sports ball storage for the garage.
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The Best Sports Ball Hanging Basket

Gladiator makes the best wall-hanging sports ball basket. But be aware, Gladiator is a garage storage system. To hang this basket, you'll need a Gladiator GearTrack wall channel to hang it on.
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best Portable Sports Ball Storage

This sports gear and ball bag easily stores on a garage shelf or hangs from a pegboard or slatwall hook. One of the best portable sports ball storage bags I've found is the Fitdom Heavy Duty XL Ball Bag. I wish I could find a gym bag that stands as
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best Near-Court Ball Storage

The Basketball Butler is the best basketball storage for near the court.
Read More
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The Best Lockable Wheeled Ball Cage

The best wheeled cage sports ball storage, locking cable and lock.
Read More
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The Best Garage Slatwall Storage System

The best storage systems get garage items neatly off the floor. One of the nicest ways to do that is a "slatwall" system. This allows you to move your storage anywhere on the system with a simple locking hook. Here's our favorite slatwall system.
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The Best Garage Fixed Wall Shelves

If you are going to go through the trouble of installing shelves in your garage you should really get the ones that will last the longest and hold the most weight. You will be happy you took the time to do it right the first time.
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The Best Garage Adjustable Wall Shelves

There are times when a durable, adjustable shelf is just what you need. If you’re in the market for a set of adjustable shelving for your garage, or anywhere you need some sturdy shelving, the Fleximounts 3-Tier Storage Wall Shelves has you covered.
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Garage Repair Safety

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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The Best Garage Project Safety Gear

These are the gloves and goggles we use when working in our garage.
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Generator Shed Storage

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.
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best Generator Shed Products

How to buy our recommended generator and generator shed component parts.
Read More

Garage Security

Reboot My garage Doors

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.
Read More

Garage Temperature Control

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.
Read More
The StoreYourBoard ceiling rack holding two ladders

The Best Garage Heating, Cooling, and Insulation

Our best ideas for insulating, heating and cooling the garage.
Read More

Garage Vacuum Cleaners

Unboxing the VacMaster VWMB5080101 (formerly VWM510) Vacuum Cleaner

Unboxing the VacMaster VWMB5080101 (formerly VWM510) Vacuum Cleaner

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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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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The Three Best Garage Wet Vacs for 2020

Here are the three winners in our garage vacuum cleaner contest "wet vac" category.
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The Three Best Garage Wall-Mounted Vacuums for 2020

Here are the three winners in our garage vacuum cleaner contest "wall-mounted" category.
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What is the Absolute Best Garage Vacuum Cleaner in 2020 (Contest 2 of 2)

I compared the VacMaster to a Bissell, a Stanley, a GarageVac, a DeWalt, a VacuMaid, a Hoover, four Shop-Vacs, two Workshops and two Ridgids. I narrowed it down to four machines: a Bissell, a DeWalt, a VacuMaid and a Ridgid. The VacMaster beat them all.
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What is the Absolute Best Garage Vacuum Cleaner in 2020 (Contest 1 of 2)

VacMaster makes some really cost-effective, powerful and highly-rated vacuum cleaners. I scored each one on eight factors I have to have in a garage vacuum cleaner. The winner achieved an almost perfect score.
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Garage Wall Storage

Wall Mounted Cabinets

Garage Cabinet Guide

If you are planning to organize your garage you may be wondering if you should get shelves or cabinets. There are certainly arguments to be made for both. Later in this article I drill down more about the different types of cabinets there are and how to choose the ones
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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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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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3 Weights You Need to Store Garden Hoses on the Garage Wall

3 Weights You Need to Store Garden Hoses on the Garage Wall

Weigh your hose and cart before hanging them on a garage wall. Hoses can be heavy, especially if there's...
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Are Fiberboard Pegboards Unsafe? Is Steel a Better Choice?

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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The Best Way to Start-Off Your Rubbermaid FastTrack Storage

You could get a track and hooks to see how you like the FastTrack as a garage storage system. I'll show you the best items to consider. Then I'll show you some specific FastTrack items that will help you solve the tool, ball, and general storage problems in your garage.
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The Best Garage Wall Storage

One main principle for garage organizing is: “Keep things off the floor!”
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The Best Family Garage Organizers

Products that will help you organize your garage without your family hating you.
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The Best Garage Slatwall Storage System

The best storage systems get garage items neatly off the floor. One of the nicest ways to do that is a "slatwall" system. This allows you to move your storage anywhere on the system with a simple locking hook. Here's our favorite slatwall system.
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The Best Garage Fixed Wall Shelves

If you are going to go through the trouble of installing shelves in your garage you should really get the ones that will last the longest and hold the most weight. You will be happy you took the time to do it right the first time.
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The Best Garage Adjustable Wall Shelves

There are times when a durable, adjustable shelf is just what you need. If you’re in the market for a set of adjustable shelving for your garage, or anywhere you need some sturdy shelving, the Fleximounts 3-Tier Storage Wall Shelves has you covered.
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