Home and Garden

Choosing Garage Cabinets

If you are fed up of the clutter and mess in your garage or home then it is worthwhile thinking about investing in a set of garage cabinets. The garage is a great additional space in any home; perfect for storing all of the clutter that is amassed in day to day life but many of us just do not utilise the space properly and we end up with a bomb site of a garage which has no practical use whatsoever.

By purchasing garage cabinets, you can bring some order to the chaos and create a fantastic streamlined home and garage, with a place for everything and as garage cabinets are so inexpensive, it won’t cost you very much in terms of money, although a decent amount of elbow grease may be required.

Which Cabinets?

Garage cabinets come in many different forms, so you will need to think about your requirements before choosing a set. Before you start looking for some storage, it is a good idea to measure your garage. Then determine how much space will be needed for your car and any other large items such as bikes.

This will then give you a good idea of how much space you have left for cabinets and you can set about finding a set to suit you.

Floor space

If you find that you have little available floor space in the garage, then wall mounted cabinets may be ideal for you, These will make used of what would otherwise be dead space and can provide a great deal of additional space which is great for hiding all of your clutter.


If you are going to be storing large items in your garage, then you will need to take this into account when buying storage cabinets. Larger cabinets which feature sliding doors are a great option for fitting in tight spots.


If your garage is damp and wet, then plastic cabinets are a good choice as they will not succumb to the elements and will ensure that your stored goods are unaffected by any adverse conditions. This is something which you should definitely consider before buying.


Dura are Europe’s leading fitted garage company. Visit them to find out more about choosing the right garage cabinets .