Ideas for storing your sports equipment

Ideas for storing your sports equipment

By Guard Dog Storage 05 July, 2019

storage for sports equipment
If you play sports, you know that your equipment and gear need good storage. Here are some storage ideas ideas to help maximize your space that will help keep your equipment in great condition, while making sure everything is easily accessible when you need it.


Use a corkboard to hang sports gear
Get creative with your household storage: sports equipment and corkboards. Take an unused section of wall and put up a corkboard. When you use a corkboard, you can easily hang items of varying sizes so that your gear becomes easily accessible and visible. You can hang hooks or create plank areas for larger items.
Depending on the size of your wall space and how much corkboard you use, you can store everything from gloves to bikes. This idea is one of the most versatile sports gear storage options for your home. No matter what games you play, you’ll find that corkboard allows you to keep everything in one place.


Use laundry bags to store sports equipment
When considering storage for sports equipment, you’ll quickly find that you want to be able to see the items you’re storing. When you use laundry bags, you’re able to see and identify your gear. In addition, you can store all the items for each sport together, allowing you or your children to grab the gear and go.
Another reason that laundry bags make outstanding sports equipment storage is that these bags don’t take up much space when they’re not being used. When you have your gear in the bags, you can hang them, stack them, or store them in many ways.


Hang your bike or surfboard from ceiling hooks
Do you have several large items you need to store, such as bikes and surfboards? Ceiling hooks are a great option to keep your gear off the floor and in good condition. While ceiling hooks aren’t a good option for every type of sports gear, they work wonders for larger items that take up much floor space. You can use storage hooks in the garage or in the basement, and you can position them to offer you enough headroom while keeping equipment out of your way.


Dedicate a shoe rack to you athletic shoes
Many sports require different types of shoes. If you’re not careful, you’ll quickly find your closet is running out of space for the shoes you’ve acquired. Use a shoe rack in the garage or another storage area to keep pairs of shoes together and easy to find. You’ll find many different types of shoe racks to choose from, enabling you to easily find the right option for you. If you’re running out of closet space, consider hanging a shoe rack on the wall or using over-the-door shoe storage.

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