Monday, July 23, 2012

Beach Bag Storage Solution

For years, and I am not kidding, I have tried to find a good place to store our summer beach/swim bags. I had them in a closet here or on the door there but no place was ideal. There are often damp things still in the bags. While doing laundry one day I notice that this blank space above the dryer would be perfect.


So I asked hubby if we had a large hook we could hang on this wall space to keep our beach bags hung up on. Lo and behold, there was the perfect hook hanging around the garage, and the perfect storage solution was finally found. Now damp toys or Q's swim vest can dry and I don't have to worry about dampness and they are not taking up valuable space in our closets.


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21 comments:

Tracy said...

That's a good idea! I need to find a place for ours. My laundry "room" is also my pantry & there is no wall space. Maybe the sunroom? :)

Lois' Laughlines said...

I love the simple things that work. Great idea.
blessings.

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

That's a great idea. I've thought about getting an old fashioned 'coat tree' to hang the bags I make! I need somewhere! lol

Tammy ~ Country Girl at Home ~ said...

Great idea! I have pool bags with the same problem! And then there's the many book bags too. :)

Won't you come join me sometime for Pinned it, Made it! Monday? Today is the first one. Would love to have you!

Have a great week, Elaine!

Tammy

Tammy

Olive Cooper said...

Good Idea. On my list is shelves and hooks in our laundry room at the yellow house.

Patty@Lemon Lane Cottage said...

Our house is strewn with those bags as I type. One of my to do items today...lol How about breakfast next week?

Jessica said...

Great idea! Stopping by from lower case letters!

laurie said...

I love it when ideas work out like that, thats a great tote bag too, very pretty!!!

NanaDiana said...

Great idea. How funny-I just bought 2 big hooks today to hang UNDER a cabinet in our garage to hang up the kids life jackets...and hope to store their sand/beach toys right underneath- xo Diana

It's All Connected said...

I'm working on going vertical here, too. Hooks will get some of the stuff off my laundry room floor. ~ Maureen

Tammy ~ Country Girl at Home ~ said...

Thanks, Elaine, for linking up and joining Pinned it, Made it! Monday!

Tammy

Leslie said...

That's a great idea! I have way to many bags laying around here.
Happy Monday

Cindy said...

What a great solution, don't you love it when you suddenly see what has been there all along.
~Cindy

Kris said...

Perfect solution!!!!
XO Kris

Chenille Cottage said...

Great Idea...and, especially, for a family that is close to the beautiful Pacific!
Thanks for sharing your handy and practical solution.
Blessings, Elaine,
Carolynn

ImSoVintage said...

great place to put it :)

Micupoftea~ said...

Super idea! :)

trish said...

Great idea!

Nif said...

What a GREAT idea! We have ours tucked away in a closet. This is the perfect idea for us, as we use our bags on our boat, and need a place for them to air/dry out when we get home. Thanks for sharing! (Here from Coastal Charm.)

Debt Free Mommy said...

It's party time over at Debt Free Mommy's blog! You are invited to join the party by linking up anything related to making your space a better place for you and your loved ones. Please join us at Making Space Mondays at www.debtfreemommyblog.blogspot.com. Link up starting at 9:00 (central time) tonight. Hope to see you there! -Tabitha

Anu@My Dream Canvas said...

This is lovely!! I am hosting a Giveaway to win a 50 dollar gift card to the store HomeGoods. It would be great if you stopped by and entered. Thanks Anu

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