Too Many Tools for Your Tool Belt? Try These Tool Boxes

There are a few go to tools that are crucial to have on a tool belt. If you’re doing longer term projects or simply want to opt for organization over portability, however, there are many great tool box options out there to choose from. From rolling workshops, to lockable steel boxes to keep onsite, consider these top of the line tool boxes to update your storage system.

For an easy to carry, secure box

If you’re looking for a lightweight box that will keep your tools safe wherever you need them, the Ridgid 22 inch Pro Toolbox is a great solution. Weighing only ten pounds but able to carry up to 50 pounds of gear, this should house the basics for your project needs. It also has a water seal to protect from water damage, weather, and rust. At $39.00 its a high quality product that won’t break the bank, and additional features such as compartment organizers are also available.

To put your workshop on wheels

If portability is key but you have too many tools for a small, lightweight tool box, The Stanley STST18613 3-in-1 Rolling WorkShop might be the solution for you. This rolling workshop has three storage units for small, medium and large tools, but they all assemble into one rolling unit. This means you can keep your tools well organized but they’re also quick to put away and easy to carry. Priced at $35.00, this unit is also weather proof and easy to lock, so your tools will be kept safe and protected from unpredictable weather.

To have all the tools you need in your garage or basement

Ranked as one of Amazon’s bestselling toolkits, the Stanley 94-248 65-Piece Homeowner’s Tool Kit is a great choice for homeowners and DIYers. From tightening up loose screws in your staircase to measuring where to put art on the walls, this tool set will fulfill all of your around-the-house needs. The set includes a 13-ounce vibration reducing fiberglass hammer, two screwdrivers with a number of different fastenings, and a variety of mechanics tools. Priced between $40.00 and $56.00 depending on the set, this is a great tool box for around the house.

To easily organize all of your tools

If you’re the type of craftsperson who likes to stay organized, the Cat Premium Plastic Portable Tool Box with Lid Organization and Removable Tote is a great choice. This $33.00 tool box is perfect for organizing tiny screws, nuts and bolts, and all of those other tiny, easy to lose pieces. At only 4.5 pounds it’s easy to carry and won’t drag you down. It also comes in two sizes: 20 inches and 26 inches.

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