Tripp Lite, model TLP76MSG, Surge Protector and Power Strip
Awhile ago, I created a power charging station where I could amass a bunch of my battery chargers. All the chargers were connected to one power strip. It did help organize my shop, but it always bugged me that all those chargers sprang to life when I turned on the power strip even when I only needed to charge one battery. Not a big deal if the chargers are empty, but I often leave batteries sitting in the cradle until they’re needed again. I solved the problem by buying a power strip that has a separate switch for each outlet. There are a few brands available online. I bought the Tripp Lite model TLP76MSG. Six of the outlets are switched while one stays on all the time, and all seven have surge protection.
TRINITY 72” Stainless Steel Rolling WorkbenchMaybe you don’t have a ton of space in your garage for a full DIY workshop, which is why this cart is the perfect solution. Store all of your tools within the cabinets, and when the weekend hits you can just drag this cart into the center of your garage (or even out in the driveway) for your weekend workshops. The butcher block on top is 1-1/2 in. thick, and the drawer weight capacity is 100 pounds.
TRINITY 41” Stainless Steel Tool ChestHave a lot of little tools and bits that you don’t want to lose? This Costco tool chest will keep all of your smaller items organized in your workshop space.
Whalen 60” Workbench With CabinetLooking for something classier compared to the light stainless steel storage? This wooden workbench with dark stainless steel will give your garage a classy feel. Although the cabinets won’t have as much storage as some of these other units, it does come with a workspace and large storage for power tools underneath.
Tennsco Jumbo Steel Storage Cabinet 48” W x 24” D x 78” H GrayNot only will this Costco tool chest be perfect for tools and other DIY products, but it’s great for getting that extra storage out of the way as well. If you recently stocked up at the grocery store for paper towels, coffee, soda, even office paper, this cabinet is the perfect place to keep it safe and dust-free.
SafeRacks 4 ft. x 8 ft. Overhead Garage Storage Rack and Accessories kitIs your garage also your workshop space, and is it cluttered with a lot of non-DIY junk? Get it out of the way with this overhead garage storage rack. Put all of the sporting equipment, bulk items, and beach gear on this rack or hanging below. This will free up space in your garage for the DIY workshop you’ve always wanted.
Proslat 8’ Panel Set and 20-piece Hook Kit BundleKeeping the bigger tools in order—like shovels, leaf blowers, even mops or ladders—can be difficult in a garage or shed. Most people tend to stack them on top of each other, requiring you to dig around for that item. Use up the empty wall space in your garage with this panel set. By knowing exactly where your items are, you will save a ton of time. Plus, it will give you more space in the garage to work on your projects!
Flow Wall 5-piece Cabinet SetNot only will this flow wall cabinet set organize all of your DIY equipment, but it will look absolutely slick in your garage. Keep everything in order with these cabinets, along with five bins, six hooks, w magnet hook, and two metal shelves. Plus with that 6-in. work surface, it’s like having your own DIY workshop right in the house.
Flow Wall 7-Piece Deluxe WorkstationIs the five-piece set not big enough? This seven-piece flow wall will not only create that workshop space you need, but will even create some storage for those other garage items—like tennis rackets, helmets, or skateboards.
NewAge Products Pro 3.0 Series, 10-Piece SetNow if you have a lot of tools, this may be the storage unit you’ve always been dreaming of. It’s made with 18-gauge heavy-duty steel with bright white frames and platinum gray doors. It has larger storage for those power tools and other DIY necessities, but also a smaller drawer cabinet for those tiny hand tools that you don’t want to misplace.
TRINITY EcoStorage 6-Tier Wire Shelving rack, 48” x 18” x 72”, NSF, Includes WheelsThis storage rack is so versatile, it could be used for whatever storage you need. Put away those larger power tools on this rack, or get some bins to store the smaller stuff. Or use it to get those knick-knacks around the garage out of the way so you have space to do your DIY project!
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