storage

Build Your Own Hanging Bike Storage

Storing bikes inside is tough, especially when you have more than two or three. This DIY solution will store up to six bikes against the wall, and still provide easy access without breaking the bank.


Maximise Your Drawer Space With This DIY Tool Storage

Tool storage is an ongoing battle (if you’re like me and learned to remove a tool every time you acquire a tool). Here’s another clever organisation method that will instantly sort out a messy tool chest.


Five Pegboard Alternatives That Make Storing Your Tools A Cinch

Pegboard is a common sight in workshops and garages everywhere, but not everyone has the wall space or desire to install one. Here are a few pegboard alternatives that provide an accessible and safe place to store (and protect) your tools.


How To Properly Freeze Fruit For Longer-Lasting Freshness

There’s little better than fresh, ripe fruit eaten out of hand. However, when that’s not possible, do the next best thing: freeze your fruit. It’s easy to do, economical and a no-brainer way to extend the life of anything sweet and fresh that’s sitting on your counter.


Google Cloud Storage Nearline Is A Cheap Way To Store Data

Google Cloud Platform has launched Google Cloud Storage Nearline, a service which allows you to back up infrequently-used but potentially handy data into Google’s Cloud and then retrieve it later. The storage costs are very low — 1 US cent per GB per month while the data is at rest.


Store Bay Leaves In The Freezer, Not The Spice Drawer

You probably like to keep all your spices and herbs together in one drawer or rack, but there’s a good reason to separate bay leaves from the bunch.


Build Your Own Wooden Garage Storage Shelves

When you don’t have a lot of storage space, your best bet is to build up. You can purchase steel and plastic shelves from your home improvement store, but the steel shelves are expensive and heavy, and the plastic shelves can sag and fall apart. Take some time to build your own shelves from wood, and you’ll have a fully customisable and solid storage solution.


BitTorrent Sync 2.0 Brings Pro Version, Free 30-Day Trial

We’ve looked at BitTorrent Sync before as an alternative to Dropbox for sharing large files across your devices. Now, the service has updated to version 2.0 and with it comes a new Pro tier.


Two-Year Chromebook Users: Your Free Google Drive Space Is Ending Soon

When you buy a Chromebook, you’re eligible for a free 100GB upgrade on Google Drive for two years. It has now been almost two years since the first devices with this offer went on sale in Australia, so some people are going to start losing that space shortly. Here’s what you need to know.


Find Your Shoes By Putting Pictures On Storage Boxes

Keeping shoes in boxes protects them and helps organise your wardrobe. There’s one problem, though: you can’t always see what’s inside. Take a picture of the shoes and put them on the box so you know where everything is.