If your family spends much of the warm weather months outdoors, you probably find that clutter accumulates just as quickly outdoors as it does inside. Bug spray, sun block, garden tools, toys—they all add up, and subtract from the peaceful surroundings you should be enjoying.
We’ve scoured home living blogs for outdoor storage ideas, and we found some very clever, and inexpensive, ideas for stowing away the junk in the backyard. Consider trying one out. You’ll enjoy knowing where things are when you need them, and forgetting all about them when you don’t.
This pale organization system is really cute. It is durable and fun. Metal pales like these are widely available at craft stores. You can add your own flair by printing custom decals that reflect your style and needs. There are many Internet sites where you can order decals for cheap money. After that, all you need is a shelving unit that can accommodate your pales. Just make sure it will fare well outdoors.
When in doubt, just add hooks. Traditional coat hooks are also perfect for hanging garden tools, boots, hats, and bags. These set-up works wonders if you’re very fastidious about keeping dirt out of the house.
Storage benches are some of the most functional ways to stow away belongings on the patio. This charming cushioned bench is equal parts decoration and practicality. That mix should be your goal no matter which storage option you choose.