7 Creative Garage Tool Organizer Ideas

Published by Mark Tubera on Mar 13, 2019

Uniquely Organize the Tools in Your Garage

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

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 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 enthusiast. 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 thru the tutorials at Newly Woodwards.

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 nails holder. 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

Cord Organizer

Paper Roll Cord OrganizerThis cord organizer is very creative in that it makes full use of paper rolls that you may have laying around your house. If you have a lot of cords around your house, this idea is a great way of organizing them. You can read the full instructions on how to implement this idea at Instructables.

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 compresses 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.