We spent over 50 hours researching these garage organization products. Learn how to store kayaks, bikes, lawn mowers, fishing poles, and wheelbarrows. When it comes to stopping your de-cluttering momentum in its tracks, awkward item storage is right up there with sentimental items. They both make bring you to a screeching halt, and that's something we have to fix to clean our garages!
How do you store awkward garage items? Here are some clever products to store awkward garage items such as bikes, skis, snowboards, lumber, ladders, kayaks, canoes, brooms, shovels, rakes, fishing poles, wheelbarrows, and tractors.
How to Store Fat Tire, Disc Brake, and Fender Bicycles
The StoreYourBoard BLAT has a 100 lb. capacity and stores two bikes at a time.
The hooks extend 6.5 inches from the wall and are angled at 90 deg., which gives a lot of room for fat tires and fenders.
The wheel extends from the wall into the room, putting disc brakes in the open air.
Buy the BLAT on Amazon.
How to Store Skis and Snowboards
The ProBoard Ski and Snowboard Rack has a weight capacity of 120 lb.
It holds up to 5 pairs of skis or snowboards.
Nine-inch arms extend from the wall.
The arms slide along the mount to make the gap between them larger or smaller.
Buy the ProBoard on Amazon.
How to Store Ladders, Kayaks & Canoes on the Ceiling
The StoreYourBoard Hi-Port ceiling rack holds 75 lb. per side, or 150 lb. when storing two ladders or kayaks.
The rack height adjusts so you can sandwich the cargo between the lower and upper racks.
Each arm extends 25 inches from the center.
The length of the ladder or boat can extend past the frame as long as the width sits within the frame (up to 25 inches).
Buy the HiPort on Amazon
How to Store Brooms, Shovels, and Rakes
The Berry Ave Broom and Tool holder has a weight capacity of 35 lb.
There are 5 slots for long-handle tools, as well as 6 hooks for hanging cleaning liquid bottles, rags, dustpans, and gloves.
Spring-loaded holders grab up to 1.25 in. diameter handles on the wall (and therefore off the floor!)
Buy the broom holder on Amazon.
How to Store Fishing Poles
The Cobra fishing pole holder mounts on the interior of the garage door.
It holds up to 5 fishing rods horizontally.
The Cobra mounts to any 4-panel garage door.
Two slots per pole balances cargo as the door goes up and down.
The Cobra is a clever way to save space.
Buy the Cobra on Amazon.
How to Store Wheelbarrows and Riding Lawn Mower Tractors
The Shelter-Logic “Shed in a Box” is 10 ft. wide, 10 ft. long, and 8 ft. high.
Using the Shelter gets awkward wheelbarrows and mowers off the garage floor.
The shed protects power equipment from sun, rain, and snow.
Buy the Shelter Logic on Amazon.