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Did you know that the Saturday after Labor Day, (September 7th), is “National Clean Out Your Garage Day?” This year will be the 5th annual, and The Lehigh Group safety experts say that cleaning out the clutter doesn’t have to be overwhelming or expensive. To help make garages safer and more functional, they are offering up these organizational tips:
Sort the Mess – Separate your items into categories. Then pitch, donate or sell items you don’t use. After deciding what stays, separate the garage into zones for storing each category of items, and then choose the most appropriate storage method.
Go Vertical – Garages provide ample wall and ceiling space to easily convert for storage through use of hanging shelves, pegboards, storing rails and overhead systems. For example, The Lehigh Group makes a variety of Crawford®-brand flexible mesh storage organizers that hang on the wall and can hold up to 25 lbs. They are particularly suited to accommodate awkward or bulky items, from pet toys to work gloves and camping equipment.
Securely Store Hazardous Items – Place toxic materials such as paint, paint thinner, weed and bug killers, fertilizer and gasoline in high cabinets or lockable tool chests out of children’s reach. Use well-supported shelves to store cleaning solutions and vehicle fluids. Tool hangers, like the Crawford®-brand smart system, work well to store tools and extension cords. The steel rail can be hung on any type of wall. Select models can hold up to 48 tools.
To celebrate the “National Clean Out Your Garage Day,” The Lehigh Group and Crawford® have provided one of my lucky readers (and me ) with a flexible storage organizer and a smart system, to help us get our garages in order.
For a chance to win these products, just leave me a comment saying what part of your garage you would most like to get organized. The giveaway is open till Saturday, September 7th, 2013 through 9:00 pm EST.
One winner will be chosen by Random.org and will be contacted by email on September 8th, 2013.
Please make sure you leave your email address so I have a way to contact you.
Thank you so much to The The Lehigh Group and Crawford® for providing these products!
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