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Best Modular Storage Systems 2018 – [Buyer’s Guide]Last Updated December 1, 2018
Best Modular Storage Systems of 2018
I have taken the initiative to educate you on the top three best modular storage systems that you can buy this year. Not all modular storage systems are created equal though.
Here are the customer reviews of some of the best modular storage systems of 2018. The table below summarizes features, and below you’ll find more detailed reviews of each good.
Test Results and Ratings
Why did this modular storage systems win the first place?
I don’t know anything about other models from this brand, but I am fully satisfied with this product. The material is stylish, but it smells for the first couple of days. I am very happy with the purchase. It is definitely worth its money. The product is top-notch! I really enjoy the design. It is compact, comfortable and reliable. And it looks amazing!
Why did this modular storage systems come in second place?
I recommend you to consider buying this model, it definitely worth its money. This is a pretty decent product that perfectly fitted the interior of our office. I really liked it. It is amazing in every aspect. It did even exceed my expectations for a bit, considering the affordable price. Seems that the material is good. It has a very beautiful color but I don’t really like the texture.
Why did this modular storage systems take third place?
I liked the design. We’ve been using it for 2 months and it still looks like brand new. It is inconvenient to use due to the size. I am going to get something different next time. It doesn’t squeaks nor bents. Looks great in my apartment. A very convenient model. It is affordable and made of high-quality materials.
Modular Storage Systems Buyer’s Guide
Let’s take a look at the HP storage lineup.
HP 3PAR Utility Storage Family “With HP 3PAR thin technologies, customers can expect efficient solutions with optimized capacity utilization,” said Sean Kinney, director of product marketing, HP Storage. “The HP 3PAR Utility Storage family serves midrange to enterprise customers in a variety of vertical industries.”
Commission a professional
If you have a small, straightforward project or feel confident about your own design abilities, you may want to entrust your scheme to a local carpenter, or put together your own team of professionals. Independent designers offer one-off designs and total flexibility, while a carpenter is likely to look to you for the specification. As joiners rarely have showrooms, it is important to see a portfolio of their work or some of their installations first. Personal recommendation is very valuable; in its absence, trade associations can help. *Creating a brief
Put together as detailed a brief as possible, with pictures from magazines or the internet and samples of materials you like. Ask questions, such as whether the furniture is made of solid wood or veneered, and keep an open mind about the craftsperson’s ideas as well. *Agreeing terms
Make sure that you are absolutely clear about payment terms, such as when the deposit is needed, how much it is – typically between 30 and 50 per cent of the total price – and when the balance is paid. Never pay in full upfront. Ask for a breakdown of materials and labour, and make sure you get all the payment details, together with the schedule, in writing. with fitted furniture in dressing rooms *Keep clothes, shoes and accessories in order.
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Not suited for smaller tools
The Excel TB133A is an excellent choice for the handy person that needs to travel in order to do repairs. If your neighbor needs help with a project, or you are doing mobile repairs, you will want to be able to take the appropriate tools with you.
This portable steel tool box has three drawers and a top tray with a lid to make traveling to your jobs convenient. The front has two latches, and there is a handle on the top instead of the usual side handles on top chests. The color scheme is a classy, red and black combo. You will have to purchase the liner separately. Customers also often purchase socket holders with this chest. We would recommend this box for those who have projects outside the home. It will look great stored on a shelf or bench, but will also travel well.
Not suited for storage of large tools
This little Viper LB218MC is perfect for those that are doing minor home repairs. You can keep your screwdrivers, hammer, and small drill in here, along with any nails or screws. There are two steel handles that will make it easy for you to carry it around the house as needed.
In particular, the little Viper is great for those that are only doing minor repairs. It is sturdy, but does not have a lot of storage room. This would not be a good purchase for someone that needed any good amount of room for varied tools. There are intermediate and bottom chests available to go with the top chest, so the little Viper could still work well with those if you have more tools. However, it is more expensive than comparably sized models. This has to do with durability.
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They have a door-less option as well. You can choose between four different colors: Espresso, Honey, White and Black. Remember that they aren’t made for wall mounting, you should stand them on the floor, one over another or on other kind of flat surface.
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Units in this part are specially build for records storage purpose. Their dimensions and capacity is just right. Usually there is a special space for records and other items like cables, headphones etc. Sometimes there is a place to stand your records player on top. A good choice among them is
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Functional Training Rig Features
The popularity of functional rigs can be attributed to their versatility. They open up the possibilities of creating unique and exciting workouts, allow coaches to be creative and encourage users to perform simple, natural, body weight exercises that utilise complementary functional training equipment.
Given that there are such a wide range of features available on functional training rigs today, we can’t go in to everything in detail, however we thought it would be worth covering them under the two sections, primary and secondary features.
These secondary features are what really brings the high level of versatility to functional training rigs. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but it gives a guide to what rig attachments and accessories to consider when kitting out your box.
Dip Attachments – usually these come as an additional attachment that hooks onto one of the vertical parts of the rig structure, sometimes in a similar way to a J-hook.
Plyometric Platforms – like dip attachments, these often hook into the upright beams that make up the rig with the height being adjustable to suit users of different heights.
Gymnastics Rings – attached to your rig using straps and a buckle, these let athletes perform challenging gymnastics and body weight movements like ring muscle ups and ring dips.
Boxing Bags – as part of HIIT programmes boxing drills can be a great conditioning tool. Therefore the option to either add a boxing bag or a boxing bag attachment is offered.
Cable Strength Machines – functional cable strength machines like, a dual adjustable pulley, are becoming more popular components of rigs simply because they are extremely versatile and save taking up any other gym floor space with resistance machinery.
Rebounders and Wall Ball Targets – Medicine ball and wall ball exercises are great explosive, full-body exercises, so two of our favourite additions to functional rigs are overhead wall ball targets and ground level medicine ball rebounders.
Battle Rope Anchors – We often see battle ropes being used looped through kettlebell handles and around plyo boxes, but a far more secure option is a fixed eyelet or hook through which the rope can be securely threaded at the base of your rig.
Pivot Attachments – Pivot points are great core trainers and are a strength training tool that can allow trainers to teach scalable versions of key compound and Olympic movements. These can often be found built in to the feet of your rig or attached close to the ground.
Storage – In smaller, busier gym environments every foot of space needs to be used effectively to allow the gym to work at capacity and storage can often be an issue. Many rigs build in storage shelves or hooks to give gym owners a convenient place to store items like medicine balls, power bands and kettlebells.
Origin Functional Training Rigs
This section looks at modular and what we’ve called, Origin Zones Rigs. These are rigs that have various stations that you can choose from in creating a product that is suitable for your needs in terms of shape, size and functionality.
The modular nature of these rigs has made them increasingly popular with community run gyms as they offer great versatility in a simple, easily constructed package. They do not require to be bolted to the floor, meaning they can also be moved during any refurbishments required – a big deal if you’re looking to modernise you’re gym at regular intervals.
The Origin Fitness functional training rigs are made up of a selection of stations and storage spaces which use overhead connecting bars and ladders to create up to 5different rig configurations which can be added to and expanded over time. This range is also appealing to lots of PT studios and small gyms because the stations include a half rack, dual adjustable pulley, rebounder, punch bag arm and ample room for suspension systems, pull ups and other functional exercises.
Storage options can be added but will take up significant space in a station and will not be able to accommodate all accessories, unlike the modular storage rigs which are built with storage as one of its primary functions.
Origin Performance Rigs
Most other ‘off the shelf’ rigs would fall into this standard category. While every manufacturer will have a slightly different take on the production and marketing of their products, the principles with all the top brands remain the same: Quality equipment that will withstand very heavy use over a very long time.
Standard rigs are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. Some manufacturers are creating rigs shaped like cubes, hexagons or octagons aimed at open spaces where the functional structure will form the centre of the gym or area. Alternatively, there are rectangular options which are suited to long/thin spaces and come in increasing lengths eg. 2, 3, squat stations etc.
The general formula allows you to pick between available cells, which are flatpacked and easily mounted once on site. These can be freestanding or wall mounted, allowing for certain creative freedom when it comes to setting up your rig.
Modular Storage Rigs
One of the most recent developments in the modular rig market is to add integrated storage solutions. This means that, next to being able to design a rig completely relevant to your facility when it comes to workout requirements, it can also offer a variety of smart storage platforms to maximise the space available to you and your members.
There are over ten different storage types, so whether you’re looking for a place to put your ViPR’s, Gym Balls or Kettlebells, there is sure to be a segment ready to eliminate any clutter issues.
Bespoke Functional Training Rigs
To make the most effective use of the space you have available at your gym or studio, one option to consider is the production and installation of a fully bespoke functional training rig.
Your bespoke rig can be measured and fitted to non-standard sizes in order to maximise the use of the space available. This includes meeting any specialist requests, requirements or features you may have. The other advantage of bespoke rigs is that you’re able to customize and add your own branding to the equipment which, is always a nice touch in a new or refurbished facility.
Origin Fitness is able to deliver this type of functional training rig for clients and in the past have coordinated the install of bespoke training rigs at Functional Fitness Dundee CrossFit, Linlithgow RFC and Gymbo’s Sawston to name just a few.
Through the increase in availability and demand of bespoke rigs, the price of bespoke training rigs have also been driven down making them an affordable option for most facilities.
Wing Attachments and Pull Up Bars
Often found bolted straight on to the walls in a facility where space is at a premium. These are great for saving space and for hanging one or two TRX or body weight suspension systems. Smaller rigs are commonly found bolted to the wall to maximise the rest of the floor space in the gym by placing the rig alongside a wall.
Alternatively, if suspension training is a focus for your facility and you do not want the hassle of attaching and detaching straps, there are special suspension training frames that offer multiple anchor points for TRX and PT4Pro Suspension Trainer systems.
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First of all thanks for reading my article to the end! I hope you find my reviews listed here useful and that it allows you to make a proper comparison of what is best to fit your needs and budget. Don’t be afraid to try more than one product if your first pick doesn’t do the trick.
Most important, have fun and choose your Modular Storage Systems wisely! Good luck!
So, TOP3 of Modular Storage Systems
- №1 — Foremost 327701 Modular Large Open Cube Storage System
- №2 — LANGRIA Modular Shelving Grids
- №3 — Foremost 329201 Modular Large Shelf Cube Storage System