The Best Products on Amazon to Organize Your Garage, Shed and Basement

We rounded up the best organizers to tackle the worst parts of the home to clean.

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June 29, 2023

There’s no bigger mess to tackle than the ones that are likely piling up in your garage, basement or outdoor shed. Not many people even try to keep it tidy at all: from dirty tools to piles of screws or power tools, it’s hard to imagine what an organized space might look like. But this isn’t for the aesthetic or to prepare for guests. An organized garage can make your life easier — because while I’m sure you claim to know where everything is, when it comes time to find that power tool, you’ll either find it’s not where you put it or it’s out of charge. And the same goes for basements: put up a couple of sturdy shelves, purchase some storage bins and in the span of a weekend, you’ll create a space where you can actually find your winter clothes or holiday decorations. Of course, there are two barriers when it comes to organizing your garage, basement or shed: patience and the right products. We’ve rounded up the best hooks, shelves, containers and wall mounts so you can mix and match to create your perfect space. It doesn’t have to be perfectly spotless, but a few key changes and you’ll thank your past self when you go down to the shed and find the exact thing you’re looking for, quickly. Shop our favorites below.

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This lightweight but sturdy tool rack from Rubbermaid holds up to 30 different shovels, brooms, mops and more — and it fits perfectly into a corner, which is great for small spaces.

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This wall-mounted tool holder is basically an incredibly strong magnet, which is easy to mount thanks to the included brackets and screws. It's also made of sturdy carbon steel, so it'll last for a long time.

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These shelf units from Amazon Basics are made of alloy steel with a sleek chrome finish and are easy to assemble. Purchase a few of these and you'll have an organized basement or garage in no time. Each shelf holds 250 pounds of weight, too.

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This wall-mounted shelf is a great find for people who love to do work in their garage and basement. It has a paper towel holder and a storage shelf to house soaps, wipes, gloves and more.

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These two wall-mountable shelves come with eight bright orange bins, perfect for storing all the bits and bobs that wind up in your garage. It will keep things organized, and it's easy to install.

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