Top Solutions for Home Organizing and Storage
David Gregg, new product reporter and senior editor at Behindthebuy.com,
gives you the inside scoop on some of his favorite products to help you organize
when unpacking and settling into a new home.
All prices are approximate. You can get a range of online ordering options
for most of the products by clicking on the Next Tag links below the items.
David also found them all on Amazon.com.
1. Garage: Keep your garage floor clear of heavy items
(i.e. outdoor furniture, tires, canoes, etc…) and access them without a ladder
with this space saver.
RacorPro PHL-1R Pro HeavyLift Storage Rack lets you load and lift heavy
items to the ceiling for storage without the need for a ladder. It helps to free
up valuable floor space in your garage or storage area and allows you to store
heavier items, such as furniture, lawn mowers, tires, canoes, snow throwers, and
more. The heavy-duty, 4-by-4-foot platform is built to last and provides 16
square feet of additional storage space in your garage or storage area.
2. Kitchen: This simple to install organization solution will
add more storage space and allow easier access to the items stored in your
Rev-A-Shelf Double Pull-Out Chrome Wire Baskets
are perfect for mounting under the sink or in a base cabinet on fixed shelves.
18" full extension drawer slides allow full access. Bottom mounting slides
require only 4 screws to fasten to cabinet. Width: 14-3/4" Depth: 22" Height:
19". Minimum Opening Width: 14-1/2" $100
3. Bathroom: Here’s a unique under sink bathroom
organizer that allows easier access and better organization of your health and
Madesmart Expandable Under Sink Shelf Organizer is fabricated from
solid metal piping. The durable plastic shelves are modular and can be arranged
to fit around any under sink pipe configuration adding desirable shelf space.
The organizer includes 10 adjustable shelves and is easy to clean and install.
Dimensions: 17-1/4” by 11” by 18-1/4” to 32” $23
4. Closet: Your friends will think you hired a custom
closet designer thanks to the quality construction and design of this very
affordable storage system.
ClosetMaid Closet Organizer provides 9-feet of hanging space, 10-feet
of general storage space and 3-feet of shoe storage space. The shoe storage is
located under the long hang storage for efficiency and function. This closet
organization system offers the budget shopper an excellent value.
5. The Laundry Room: All of your laundry room staples
will always be in reach thanks to this laundry room organizer.
Wall Control Deluxe Laundry Room Organizer kit offers excellent storage
and organization for your laundry room thanks to all-steel construction that
will not warp, fray or crack. The patented double offset hook engagement
improves hook stability securing any variety of laundry room necessities such as
ironing boards, mops, brooms, and clothes hangers. The double offset hook
engagement also prevents hooks from falling out of their slot when laundry
supplies are removed. The slotted storage panel's attractive, scratch resistant,
baked-on powder coat finish wipes clean for long-lasting aesthetic appeal for
any laundry room. $170
6. Toy Storage - Encourage a love of reading and your child’s
organization skills, with help from this kid-friendly sling bookshelf!
Sling Book Shelf by One Step Ahead displays books face front,
attracting young readers, and the soft, canvas shelves give little hands easy
access. The shelves are anchored so they won't shift and they are designed to
hold all size books.
Dimensions: 29¼"L x 13"W x 31"H. $50