Rule #1 of maximising storage- go vertical where you can take advantage of room height or wall space.
Rule #2- always measure first. You'll need to get an idea of the size and quantity of items to store and second you want to make sure any products you buy will fit.
Rule #3- create open access if the items stand well on their own but consider baskets if you want to contain items.
These spaces featuring plastic shelving exempify these principles well.
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From storing sports equipment to cleaning supplies to gardening equipment, plastic free-standing shelving is extremely versatile. However ensure you check the weight capacity per shelf or unit. If you require a more heavy-duty option, steel shelving may be the hardier choice. Shop here...