Great Ways to Store Recreational Gear

by Dusty Rhodes on Mar 13, 2017  in 
  • Storage Tips
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There are many different recreational activities out there for people to enjoy today, such as camping, hiking, boating, fishing, and other team sports just to name a few. Often times, these various activities require a lot of time, energy, and money. More often than not, a large amount of the money you put into your recreational interests has to do with the amount of extra gear you need to go along with whatever activity you are partaking in. With that being said, you will more than likely have to find a safe and secure way to store your prized recreational gear. Below, we’ve provided various suggestions as to how to effectively store your recreational gear.

A Large, Multi-Racked Shelf- This is a very effective option when it comes to storing the gear you use for recreational activities. If you can find a cost-effective rack with several large and long shelves on it, that would be ideal. You could even take it a step further by looking into buying some shelf dividers, especially if you want to break your longer shelves down into smaller individual compartments.

Use Extra Space Under Racks- To go along with our first example, if you have any extra space underneath your racks, it could be put to great use. If you have dirty or muddy shoes that you want to keep on a hard surface like that of a garage, slide them underneath the extra space provided between the floor and the last shelf rack. This is a great way to keep all of your gear clean and organized.

Rent Storage Units- There are many spacious, cost-effective storage units that would be great for storing all types of recreational gear. Storage organizations are known to provide options that give customers the flexibility to store whatever they need in different sections of their units. If you can find a company that only charges you for the amount of space you actually use, that could really benefit you from a financial standpoint.

Storage Bins- You can never go wrong with a storage bin. Large, medium, and small sizes are all available at reasonable costs. Camping gear, backpacks, fishing lures, gloves, and more can all be stored in these types of bins efficiently. Storage bins can also be great space savers as well. Many times, they can often fit under a bed, in a closet, or in an attic depending on their size.

Ask Your Family or Friends for Help- If you are like most people, you have asked your family and friends for help with something at some point in your life. This could be a very effective option when you are storing your recreational equipment as well. If you live in a smaller residence with limited space, you might not have the extra space needed to store your gear used for hobbies. Give your family or friends a call to see if they have access to a larger area or a storage shed that you could share with them. After all, that is what family and friends are there for— to help each other in times of need.

We hope that the above suggestions are useful to you when you go about storing your recreational gear. If you would like additional information about our business, please give us a call at 1-877-627-8269. We would love to hear from you! 

Dusty Rhodes