Clever Garage Storage Hacks

Upcycle old items into functional storage solutions for the garage.

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DIY Cleaning Tools Holder

Save floor space by hanging large items like brooms and mops on the wall. Make this wall-mounted holder from scrap wood and pipe straps. Get the full instructions here>>

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Hanging Car Wash Bucket

Flat-backed feed buckets aren’t just for feeding horses. They are perfect for storing car wash supplies right on the wall. Hang using a picture hanger, and easily transport from the garage to the driveway.

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Spray Paint Can Holder

Spray paint cans fit perfectly inside plastic window planters. Mount the planters on the wall to save shelf space.
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Coffee Bin Rope Dispenser

Create a rope dispenser using coffee bins. To make, remove the coffee can lid, and cut a slit in it with a utility knife. Put the rope inside the bin, and pull the rope end through the lid. Replace the lid, and dispense.
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Chain Cord Hanger

Keep extension cords from getting tangled by hanging them on the wall from 1′ foot sections of chain and a coat hook. Make sure to mount the coat hook on a stud or use wall anchors.
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Towel Bar Clamp Holder

A wall-mounted rack is a great solution to storing various clamps. Next time you replace a towel bar inside the house, install the old one in the garage for a convenient way to hang clamps.

Garden Gear Hanger

Use clothespins and scrap wood to create a spot on the wall for gardening gear. Get the full instructions from Sadie Seasongoods>>

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