Garage shelving is something that many people need, use, and enjoy in their own garage and is something that is easily transported into your own garage with relative ease. Whatever your needs are for this particular garage shelving you should consider or what is going to go on it. First of all you need to know whether or not you need shelving that is long and a high up out of the way for things like skis in ski poles or you need to know if shelving needs to be easily accessible for things you use every day like more readily available items.
Although garage shelving is something that is very easy to install, you may need somebody to help you out with it; particularly if you are purchasing shelving for an older relative or somebody who is otherwise incapable of putting of shelving themselves. For example you would not want to hinder and new single mother with the task of putting garage shelving all on her own. For this reason many times when you purchase garage shelving it comes with a free installation guarantee or some sort of buy-up where you can pay a little bit extra and they will send somebody out to install your garage shelving for you.
Once you have decided what is going to go in your garage shelving you need to decide what can be tolerated in your garage. While it might be a noble thought to have all your out of season clothing stored in your garage, the truth is that maybe when you retrieve it at the end of the season you will find that the clothing as for all intents been ruined by the weather and the elements. So you need to consider what it will be tolerated in your garage as well as what you would like to put out there.
However once this is been determined installing garage shelving is a very easy task and can be done with relative little time. If you want to build your own garage shelving that’s another option for you and is certainly something that should be considered. Many handyman like to do it all themselves and building garage shelving is not only part of the plan but it validates all the tools that they spend thousands of dollars on through the years.
For those of us less inclined to want to build our own shelving there are garage shelving kits and plans that are available and require little to no handyman experience; simply a screw turn here or a nail put there.