7 Creative Garage Tool Organizer Ideas

Published by Mark Tubera on Mar 13, 2019

Uniquely Organize the Tools in Your Garage

We've searched around the web and compiled a list of unique tool organizer ideas for the garage. A lot of them make use of everyday items you never thought you could utilize and make an organizer out of them.

Garage Organizer Ideas

A messy garage with cluttered tools everywhere is a common issue for a lot of mechanics and handymen/women. We're always on the lookout for new and cost-effective ways we can eliminate the clutter and organize our tools. As it turns out, some of the tool organizing solutions are cheap and simple to implement.

Below is a quick video you can watch that will outline some unique tool organization ideas you can try.

Folding Bench Worktable 

DIY Custom WorkTable

The mounted folding bench idea is very creative and will save you plenty of space in your garage. Not to mention it is very simple to complete. This method simply converts a used or bought door into a fold-down worktable. It an ideal setup for DIY enthusiast who does not want to spend too much money for a workbench. You can read the tutorials at Home-Dzine.




PVC Tool Organizer 

PVC tool organizerThe PVC Tool Organizer is one of the most popular tool organizing methods among DIY enthusiasts. The reason for this is the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of implementing this idea. This is also a wonderful way to organize all your brooms and rakes in your garage. You can go through the tutorials at Newly Woodwards.





Tool Box Organizers

Your toolbox can either be well organized or not, but chances are, if you are reading this, it is the latter of the two options. Our Tool Box Organizers are super helpful when it comes to organizing your plier, socket, wrenches & screwdrivers. Some of our top-selling organizers are:

  1. Magnetic Socket Holder
  2. Socket Storage Trays
  3. Screwdriver Organizer


Plastic Bottle

DIY Plastic Bottle Tool OrganizerIf you collect plastic bottles, this tool organization method is perfect for you to recycle all your bottles into nuts, bolts, screws, and nail holders. You simply have to create a hole on the plastic bottle that will fit your entire fist. Then hang the bottle on to your pegboard. You can read more at Popular Woodworking.

Custom Tool Wall

Tool Wall OrganizerThis custom tool wall will everything you need and can be constructed easily with slats and versatile hangers. You can read more on this custom tool wall at Popular Woodworking

Peg Boards with Shelve Units

DIY Peg Board Shelve UnitsHere is another cost-effective idea of organizing your garage. This method makes full use of pegboards and rain gutter as shelving units. You can read more about how you can try this idea yourself at AnyoneCanDecorate

Garage Bike Storage

DIY Bike RackYou can save a lot of room in your garage by organizing all your Bikes. This bike rack idea helps compress the amount of space your bike racks occupy. Also, the design is very easy to implement. You read more on how to implement this idea on Bike Forums.