Declutter Your Garage & Invest in a Storage Shed

View of inside a messy garage

Decluttering your garage and putting some or most of your items in a storage shed can be a great way to organize your belongings and create a more satisfying garage area. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you through the process:

1. Create a Plan:

Develop a plan for decluttering. Decide what items you want to keep in the garage, and what should go into the storage shed. Categorize belongings to streamline the process.

2. Organize and Declutter:

Start by taking everything out of the garage. Sort items into piles based on their category (tools, sports equipment, lawn and garden, items for storage, seasonal items, etc.). Dispose of items you no longer need.

3. Storage Solutions:

Invest in shelving, cabinets, and storage containers to maximize space. Utilize vertical space to keep the floor clear. Group similar items together and label containers for easy identification.

Gray wood storage shed with white trim and black window shutters4. Deciding on a Storage Shed

Research different types and sizes of storage sheds based on your needs. Consider factors like material, size, and design. Shelving in the shed will help to organize your shed, Choose a shed that complements your home and meets local regulations.

5. Plan Shed Placement:

Measure the available space for the shed and ensure it meets local zoning requirements. Plan the shed's placement to optimize accessibility and aesthetics.

6. Purchasing the Storage Shed:

Ask one of our sales reps. We are willing to help you select a storage shed that best fits your needs. We offer a wide variety of options. Including ramps, shelving, lofts, extra doors and windows, and delivery arrangements. We also offer gravel stone pads for the shed.

Interior of a storage shed with a loft7. Transfer Items to the Shed:

Move items from the garage to the storage shed based on their use and frequency. Keep often-used items accessible, and store seasonal or infrequently used items towards the back.

8. Maintain Organization:

Regularly declutter and organize both the garage and the storage shed. Donate or discard items you no longer need, and keep the spaces tidy to make future organization easier.

9. Create a Maintenance Plan:

Establish a routine for maintaining the organized spaces. Regularly sweep the garage, check for leaks or pest issues in the shed, and ensure that items are returned to their designated places.