Storage & Organization
15 Tips for Storing Your Winter Sports Gear
Whether you strap on the skis for a trip down the mountain or lace up your skates for a game of hockey, there are many ways to stay active during the winter months. While the snow can be fun for all ages, it can also create a major headache — such as what to do with all that gear. Here are 15 storage solutions for all that winter sports equipment.
Ski and Snowboard Racks
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Give Jackets Some Air
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Designate an Area
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Use a Rug
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Need a lot of storage? Try this DIY Garage Storage Tower.
You can Make a Shoe Rack with Modern Style for just $35.
Custom Entryway Storage Organizer
Once skis and poles are properly cleaned and dried and ready for storage, a good option is storing them overhead in the garage. Just build a simple overhead storage unit with PVC pipe to get them out of the way.
When winter is over, try a sliding storage system to store gear.
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Ski, Snowboard and Snowmobile Boots
Build a Shoe Organizer to store your winter ski boots and keep them from scratching up the wall.
You can also build your own custom sports gear rack.
You can also use heavy-duty hooks to store your bikes.
Try building your own mudroom lockers.