Easy Garage Storage Solutions

4 quick and simple DIY storage projects

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Cordless drill
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Socket/ratchet set
  • Stud finder

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Suspended shelving
  • Shelf support corner brace (also called an L-bracket)
  • 1-in. x 5-in. Stanley corner brace
  • 1/4-in. x 1-in. hex head lag screws
  • 1/4-in.x 2-in.hex head lag screws
  • 3/8-in. x 4-ft. x 6-ft. plywood 2x4
  • Bicycle hoist
  • ProStor PBH-1 Hoist Monster:
  • Suspended extension ladder
  • 5-in. corner braces
  • 1/2-in. x 24-in. threaded steel rod
  • flat/lock washers and a nut, lag screws
  • 3/4-in. x 18-in. long piece of PVC conduit pipe
  • 2x4
  • Wheelbarrow holder
  • Crawford No. WBH