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5 Unique Ways to Store Your Tools

Posted by Ben Bennett

Mar 24, 2016 7:30:00 AM

Is your garage cluttered with the tools you need to fix the car, repair your home or manage your landscaping? Then you probably have trouble finding the screwdriver you need to fix a loose doorknob or making space to fix your child's bike tire. Take back your space with five unique garage storage ideas that clear your clutter and organize all the tools you own.

 

Hang Magnetic Strips

Metal items, particularly small drill bits, nails or screwdrivers, easily get lost among the tool clutter on your garage shelving or floor. Hang magnetic strips on the walls, inside cabinet doors, along shelf edges or above your workbench. The strips keep similar items organized together in one spot and help you quickly find what you need.

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6 Storage Solutions for Cluttered Garages

Posted by Ben Bennett

Mar 17, 2016 7:30:00 AM

Everyone knows that a garage is designed for storage, right? So why can't you find anything in yours? Now's a great time to reclaim your garage and implement six storage solutions that help you tackle clutter and get organized.
 

Overhead Garage Storage

Garage floor space is at a premium, especially if you want to park your car in there. It's time to look up and put the ceiling to work. Overhead racks hold bulky items like kayaks, skis and surfboards. They can also organize seasonal snow removal or gardening items you don't need all the time. With a few sturdy hooks, install racks that remove items from the floor and instantly clean up your garage.
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The Top 5 Reasons You Should Hire a Professional Epoxy Floor Installer

Posted by Ben Bennett

Mar 17, 2016 7:30:00 AM

DIY is popular, but there are some jobs you should leave to the pros. A professional epoxy flooring  installer has the right materials and skills to make your floor look its best and last for years. A few reasons to go with the pro:
 

1. They'll properly prepare your surface.

To assure that your epoxy will adhere fully and smoothly, the surface needs to be clean, dry and free from dust. Aprofessional installer will take care of the prep to ensure that the epoxy has the ideal surface to bond. Our professional installers work efficiently and effectively, giving your floor the thorough prep required. The result is a better looking floor that lasts longer.
 
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Topics: Garage Flooring, epoxy floor coatings

Make Your Garage Storage More Efficient

Posted by Ben Bennett

Mar 10, 2016 7:30:00 AM

Is your garage a black hole for all the random items you're not sure where to put anywhere else or think you might need one day? The extra blender, vacuum attachments or ice skates all get tossed in your garage until one day you realize you can't find anything or even park your car inside. It's time to organize your belongings, reduce clutter, create a suitable work space and boost your garage's efficiency.

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Topics: Garage Storage

Why You Need a Wall Organization System This Year

Posted by Ben Bennett

Feb 25, 2016 8:00:00 AM

When it comes to making resolutions, New Year's or otherwise, most people focus on two primary categories: Losing weight and getting more organized. At Boston Garage, we can help you with one of those resolutions!

If you have a garage or other work or storage area that's being underused or under-utilized, it's not nearly as difficult as you might think it is to reorganize that space and even repurpose it if you like. Custom garage storage systems like shelving and cabinets are ideal solutions for any extra area, including garages, sheds and basements, helping you make the most of the space you have by moving areas off the floor and up to eye level, so you can be more organized and relaxed in your living space.

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5 Steps to a Totally Transformed Garage

Posted by Ben Bennett

Feb 18, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Your garage represents a lot of prime real estate, space you could be using to lead a more organized, more relaxing and more productive life. Yet if you're like most people with garage space, you're probably not taking advantage of all that extra square footage – and you may even be using it to indulge your pack rat tendencies.
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Topics: Garage Flooring, Garage Storage

Want A Safer Garage for Your Kids?

Posted by Ben Bennett

Feb 10, 2016 8:00:00 AM

When you organize your garage, your main objective often involves making the garage cleaner, more functional and pleasing to the eye. However, if you have children who come in and out of this space, it also needs to be safe for them. Here are some tips to help you make your garage as kid-friendly as possible.

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Topics: Garage Storage, epoxy floor coatings

How to Clean Out Your Garage for Good

Posted by Ben Bennett

Feb 4, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Garages may have been intended as a place in which to store a vehicle, but many people no longer use them for this purpose. In fact, organizing professionals estimate that only 30 percent of people are actually able to store their cars inside of the garage. Instead, a large number of families use the space in their garage to store other belongings, such as seasonal decorations, keepsakes and other such items. If your garage is cluttered and disorganized, follow these steps to reclaim the space.

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Topics: Garage Storage

5 Affordable Garage Flooring Options

Posted by Ben Bennett

Jan 28, 2016 8:00:00 AM

If you're like many people, you want your garage to look as well-kept as the rest of your home. But if the floor is cracked and stained with oil, paint and dirt, you certainly won't want visitors to venture into your garage. Plus, you don't want to track dirt from the garage inside your home, so it's important that the garage floor be easy to clean, too.

Keep your floor looking shiny and new with one of our affordable custom garage flooring options that will truly make your garage a showpiece! Here are five options to consider.

 

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Topics: Garage Flooring, epoxy floor coatings

3 Things Every Patriots Fan Needs This Season

Posted by Ben Bennett

Jan 21, 2016 8:00:00 AM

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Topics: Garage Storage

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