Monthly Archives: November 2012

Indoor Bike Storage

Sometimes finding bike storage in your apartment can seem like a challenge. If you don’t have a garage and don’t feel comfortable installing a heavy duty bike rack then it’s time to find a creative storage solution. The 2-Bike Gravity Bike Rack has a one of a kind design that provides easy to access bike storage that is just as easy to install as it is to remove.

2-Bike Gravity Bike Rack

This rack uses gravity to provide a wall mounted style bike rack that can easily be adjusted to fit your bikes. Since this rack doesn’t have to be mounted, when it’s time to move you can simply pick it up. This rack is also a great way to put a bike collection on display, with a staggered design that makes it easy to see each bike. This bike rack is perfect for a smaller space where you feel like you’re wasting floor space on your bikes. By storing bikes off the ground you can free up space in no time.

When you’ve outgrown the apartment and have a garage to store bikes in this rack can come in just as handy. Use it throughout the garage to free up space and since it doesn’t have to be installed it can be moved wherever it is needed. This rack also makes it easy to do a quick tune up on your bike, so you can fill up tires or make a slight adjustment with ease. Simply place the bike at the desired height.

Whether you have a large bike collection or just go for a quick ride on the weekends, a versatile wall rack that offers practical storage is a must have. Keeping bikes stored indoors is one of the best ways to keep them in their best riding shape and an indoor bike rack makes it that much more convenient.

Finding the Right Bike Tool Organizer

From the smallest nuts and bolts to pumps and replacement tires, there are all sorts of odds and ends you need for keeping up your bike. Finding storage that helps keep bike supplies organized is a must for any bike enthusiast. There are all sorts of garage tool storage options that are a perfect fit for your supplies.

A Tip Out Storage Bin is just what you need for sorting different sizes of screws or other smaller items. The clear bins make it easy to see the contents and the compact design allows this organizer to be stored everywhere from a countertop to a drawer. When the drawers are tipped forward it’s easy to access the contents inside, which is perfect for handling smaller items.

When looking for convenient tool storage think outside the box, like the Magnetic Mat Tool Holder. Heavy duty, built in magnets help hold tools in place while making them visible and easy to find. This tool mat can be mounted to the wall or even placed in a drawer and used to keep tools in the right place.

For lots of tool storage an organizer system is the way to go. The Smart Organizer System for the Workshop has built in bins perfect for storing larger items like a bike lock or tire pump. Built in clear containers for storing screws provides storage for smaller items as well, so this organizer has a place for everything. Set on bars, the individual bins can be moved around to create custom storage. With so much space this organizer has storage for all your bike tools and accessories in one place.

By adding storage for bike tools to the garage you can make it that much easier to tune up your bike or do a quick adjustment and be on your way.

Using a Locker for Bike Tool Storage

Whether you have an entire garage to dedicate to working on your bike or live a studio apartment and are working with limited space, it can be difficult to find the right tool storage for your bike. Storing everything in one place is the best way to ensure you always know where everything is when it’s time for a tune up. Adding a locker to the garage or wherever you like to work on your bike can be a great way to gain the storage you need. With a classic and durable design, lockers are a great choice for anyone looking to add some tool storage.

If you have to store your bike inside because you don’t have a garage then most likely you don’t have a place to store tools either. A locker can be a great option for adding tool storage to your home, as they come a variety of colors and sizes that blend more easily with home décor than tool organizers that are more utilitarian and designed for the garage. The Powell Trends Locker has a compact design and comes in a variety of colors that make it an easy fit for smaller spaces.

Even if you have a garage or workshop you probably have a lot of other tools floating around the garage that can make it difficult to keep track of bike accessories. By adding a locker to the garage you can keep things organized and easy to find, so you don’t have to sort through your tool box. The Modern Loft Locker Storage Tower has a unique design that provides both open shelving and hidden storage in the cabinet below for all the bike tool storage you need. From wrenches to tire pumps a locker can be the perfect place to store all your must have bike gear.