Organizing a Garage with Concrete or Masonry Walls with a Flat Ceiling

Storing Small Hardware

Storing small hardware is one of the more difficult things to organize in a garage. This article covers many different storage solutions depending on the amount of small hardware you have.

Kayak Storage Methods Ceiling Mount

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Options for Hanging Coats and Motorcycle Gear

Organize Items in Totes

Grouping items in your garage into totes will help to keep things organized.

Shelving Options for Concrete or Masonry Walls

Ladder Storage Options

Ladder Storage Hooks

Ladder storage hooks work best for storing step ladders or compact multifunction ladders vertically.

 Ladder storage hooks are best used with longer ladders horizontally.

Advantages of Ladder Storage Hooks

  • Easy to Store and Retrieve Ladder
  • Saves floor space

Organize Tools

Wrench Organizers

  • Wrench Wraps
    • Advantages
      • Prevents Wrenches from Falling out
      • Portable
    • Disadvantages
      • Can Be Difficult to Remove Wrenches
  • Snap in Wrench Organizer
    • Advantages
      • Prevents Wrenches from Falling out
      • Portable
      • Easy to Identify Wrenches

Labeling a Toolbox

Options for Labeling a Toolbox

  • DIY Magnetic Toolbox Labels with 1" Magnet Tape and 1" x 2 5/8" Labels
    • Advantages
      • Labels Can be Moved
      • 1" Magnet Tape Will Fit on Small and Large Drawers
      • Predesigned templates for common tools
      • Customizable
    • Disadvantages of making magnetic toolbox labels
      • Time Consuming
  • Clip On Name Badge Holder
    • Disadvantages of using clip on labels for a toolbox
      • Won't fit on small drawers
  • Adhesive Labels
    • Disdvantages of using Adhesive Labels
      • Difficult to Change Labels
    • Advantages of using Adhesive Labels
      • Simple
  • Ready Made Magnetic Labels


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