Storage Solutions for the Tool-A-Holic

Avid craftspeople tend to accumulate tools. While some people may be lucky enough to have a large workspace with expansive storage, many people have to consolidate their tools into smaller spaces. Whether you’re looking for some small scale storage solutions for your home, or are looking to create a whole new space for your tool storage, here are some great storage options for tool-users of all kinds.

Small Scale Solutions

Keeping your shed, garage, or workshop organized is no small task. From organizing small pieces by shape and size, to finding easy-storage for power tools, some great small-scale storage solutions include:

This 44-piece wall-mount garage storage system, which enables users to leverage previously unused wall space

This 20x16x6 hardware storage unit, for quick and easy storage within a workspace

This portable and easy to use rolling storage unit and organizer if you’re looking for portable storage options

Dewalt’s 22 in. Tough System Mobile Storage Unit with Bonus Storage Units, which enables you to organize your workshop and put it on wheels.

Medium Sized Options

Not all tool-a-holic’s collections of tools can be stored in a small space-saver. If you need a bit more storage space than just some organizers or a larger tool box, one of these medium-sized solutions may be for you. Some choices to consider include:

This Keter Folding Compact Workbench Work Table with Clamps, optimal for space saving and a portable work station

This 4-in-1 Plastic Tool Organizer Set, great for organizing any home workspace and available with additional compartments if desired

This retractable Stanley storage option which holds power tools, hand tools, and accessories

This Stanley multi-level organizer, designed to maximize portability, visibility, and organization with its multi-tiered assembly.

Large Scale Storage Units

If you are running out of space for your hefty collection of tools, the above options might not meet your needs. If that’s the case, it might be best for you to consider some of the following large scale storage options:

The Rubbermaid 7083 Plastic Storage Cabinet Full Double Door, to leverage long and lean spaces

The Seville Classics UltraHD Tall Storage Cabinet, to create additional cabinetry within a workspace

The DeWALT DWST20800 Mobile Work Center, for a storage unit that can also be turned into a workspace.

For A True Tool-A-Holic: Free Standing Options

If no additional shelving or large scale containers will hold your collection of tools, a free standing solutions might me your option. These types of units are typically easy to setup and durable, so they’ll keep your valuables safe in the elements. Some free standing storage solutions to investigate include:

The Suncast Seville Premium 129-Gallon Deck Box with Seat, great for turning unused outdoor space into additional storage

Storage Sheds by WeatherPort, built to withstand any type of weather and available in different sizes and models

The Rubbermaid Big Max 5 ft. x 6 ft. Plastic Shed, for a medium-sized external storage space

The Rubbermaid 15 ft. x 8 ft. Outdoor Garden Shed, for a full-scale, freestanding external storage unit.

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