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How to Hang a Shelving and Storage System

Easily install a shelving and storage system with these step-by-step instructions.

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hang shelving and storage system in garage
  • Time

    2 hours

  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Difficulty



Step 1: Mark the Holes for the Screws

Check to make sure the floor joists are level.

Mark the holes for the screws, and use 2" screws and #12 plastic anchors to go into the concrete -- supplied with the system.

mark holes for screws

Step 2: Hang the Cabinets

Assemble the modular cabinets and hang.

Hang any other desired accessory storage items.

assemble modular cabinets and hang

Step 3: Secure the Shelf Hanging System

To set the anchors, drill 1/4" holes with a carbide tip masonry bit, and then tap the anchors into the holes.

Screw in the metal shelf hanging system, always checking if they are level.

secure the shelf hanging system