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Tool storage solutions

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Tool storage helps ensure you keep your garage or shed neat and tidy while always having your gear safe and within reach. It's always simpler to get that project done when your tools are organised and easily accessible.

 

Check out these clever tool storage solutions devised by Bunnings Workshop community members and let us know if you need a hand with your own project.

 

1. Workbench cabinets for organising tools by @fhk56 

 

Bunnings Workshop member fhk56 made these custom timber storage units to hold fasteners, fixings and small tool parts.

 

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2. Garage storage makeover by @lcooksey88 

 

Experienced contributor Lauren created a functional workspace with loads of storage in this stylish and hugely popular garage makeover.

 

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3. Saw benches with foldable top by @DonGreen 

 

This folding saw bench gives Don a home and a sturdy work surface for both his saws.

 

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4. D.I.Y. shed workbench makeover by @Remarka6le 

 

Workshop member Mark designed this this easy-to-build workbench to fit inside a small shed but still provide plenty of storage.

 

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5. Mobile workbench with storage and drawer by @Adrianno 

 

This mobile workbench provides a solid work surface that can be rolled out into the middle of the garage, as well as plenty of storage space. 

 

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6. Expanded pegboard tool holder by @r23on 

 

By cleverly extending this pegboard tool holder, Ron created valuable storage space for organising his tools without taking up extra wall space.

 

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7. Power tool charging and storage station by @Usedbloom 

 

Inspired by @Wayne's hugely popular drill charging station, this handy power tool storage and charging station makes it easy to see charging indicator lights and to grab the tools and batteries needed for any project.

 

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8. Workbench with tool storage by @mb_580 

 

This functional workbench incorporates a pegboard, fluorescent lighting, an overhead shelf and a chest of drawers for storing tools and materials.

 

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9. Pegboards to organise tools by @Prawns 

 

Securely fixed metal pegboards can hold an impressive amount of weight.

 

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10. Mobile workbench on castors by @JoeAzza 

 

Experienced Workshop member Joe upcycled this attractive and functional workbench using wheels and a larger frame to offer more workspace and portability.

 

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How to build a workbench

 

Inspired by Workshop members @Baggs  and @Rodney, experienced contributor Rob @Peggers put together a step-by-step guide How to build a workbench to help get you set up perfectly, complete with a solid workspace, extra lighting and plenty of storage. 

 

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How to build a drill charging station

 

Resident Bunnings D.I.Y. expert Mitchell built this ingenious drill charging station, which incorporates holders for your drills, chargers and bits. Check out his step-by-step guide inspired by Workshop community member @Wayne

 

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