Creating your own workshop space might be necessary if you want to work on projects but don’t have enough space in your garage or inside your home. Even if you do have the space, your neighbours or housemates might not be too happy about your constant use of noisy power tools and hammering. If you’re looking to create your own workshop space but don’t know how, Self Storage in Bellfield from StoreLocal Northcote could be the solution you’re looking for.

How to make a workshop for building projects

A large worktable is a must for any woodworking projects or DIY model building. If you don’t already have one, you can check with your local industrial businesses for any old tables or scrap wood you can use to build your own.

Besides from the table, here are some other things you should keep in mind when creating a workshop in Self Storage in Bellfield.

  • A first aid kit is essential to take care of any cuts and scrapes you might get.
  • Other safety gear, like goggles and gloves, are also essential to keep you protected.
  • If you’re plugging in power tools, make sure you bring a surge protector.
  • If you’re going to be storing your tools in your workshop, install some shelving.
  • Bring some small containers to keep your nails, screws and other small items all together.
  • A bright, portable lamp will be useful for precision projects.
  • Large, plastic sheets and a broom or dustpan will help keep your workshop safe and clean.

How to make a workshop for crafts

If you’re into crafting but don’t have enough room at home for all your supplies or finished products, you can use Self Storage in Bellfield to create your own workshop space. This will help keep all your craft supplies organised and together in the one place.

Here are some other helpful tips for creating a craft workshop in Self Storage in Bellfield.

  • Make sure you bring in a craft table and a few table covers.
  • Bring chairs you know are comfortable for you.
  • If you use any electric tools, like glue guns, bring a power strip so you have freedom over where to set up your table.
  • Bring in a table lamp to create a bright workspace.
  • Install some shelves or cubicle units to better organise your supplies.
  • Bring in some decorations, air freshener, or anything else that inspires your creativity and makes the space more comfortable.

Whether your workshop is for crafting or building, make sure you unplug everything before you leave. If your workshop is a part of your small business, you might consider bringing in some office and shipping supplies to make transactions easier.

When you’re ready to start your own storage unit workshop in Self Storage in Bellfield, contact the staff at StoreLocal Northcote to find out more.