All garages need to have a spring cleaning done every year and take these helpful tips to get the garage sparkling clean and organized. Most important thing to know is that maintaining a clean garage is essential to have the garage a safe place for you and your vehicles.
Spring cleaning the garage helps rid it of old products that are outdated, or half used, or just sitting around; x their removal will prevent possible fires. Fuel containers that sit idle will have condensation and water built up that makes the fuel unusable.
When the door is opened and closed, dirt and debris may blow in and build up. If a vehicle has an oil, water or fuel leaks; it collects under the vehicle on the floor. This can also create a fire hazard, so cleaning the floor is important all year around. Try keeping a solvable floor spread which can be purchased at most automotive parts stores.
Instead of having only shelving for storage, install wall covering that allows for tool storage and shelves. By having the wall of the garage used, it gives more floor place for larger lawn tools such as mowers for instance. Having an organized garage allows an individual to locate needed tools or products quickly. Eliminating most of the shelves will prevent fall over accidents from happening.
Allow having enough room in the garage to walk completely around a parked vehicle. The garage was built to protect your vehicle investment and should be an owners main priority, the other storage items are secondary but for their protection may require a separate storage shed for them.
All these tips for spring cleaning the garage are useful and if followed, will provide you a clean, well organized and safe protection for your vehicles.