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How Glide Racks Improve Safety and Productivity

July 17, 2018

It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in. For any company, safety is a top concern. Another list topper is productivity. To enhance operations and improve success, every company seeks to improve these two aspects of the business. The good news: heavy duty shelving can boost both. Specifically, glide racks can help improve safety and productivity in several ways. If you invest in this storage solution, it will benefit you in the following ways: Injury prevention: How often do your employees have to reach deep into shelves to retrieve something? This can be extremely dangerous. Reaching past sharp objects can easily... View Article

Five Common Uses for Roll-Out Racks

July 3, 2018

Have you ever purchased something and immediately asked yourself why you never got one of those before? You realize how much easier life would have been if you’d discovered the product sooner. This is often the case when people decide to invest in industrial shelving. Specifically, roll-out racks are a top choice to take your storage options to the next level. They are ideal for any garage, whether it’s used for small tool repairs or commercial truck maintenance. If you’re considering how to improve your workspace, familiarize yourself with roll-out rack options. Following are some of their most common uses:... View Article

Why Do I Need to Store Files in Banker Box Shelves?

May 17, 2018

Banker boxes are an ever-present element of just about any office setting, especially if you work in financial or legal fields. You might be surprised at how quickly these boxes can build up and take over a workplace. In businesses where paper documentation and physical storage are crucial, you’ll be adding to this storage just about every single day. It’s not uncommon, therefore, to see multiple banker boxes piled up on top of each other in a corner, or thrown haphazardly into an extra room. This is, of course, bad for organizational purposes, but it could also be bad for... View Article

How Many Banker Boxes Can I Fit in My Banker Box Shelving?

May 3, 2018

If you walk into any business or law office around the country, you’ll find plenty of banker boxes, whether they’re sitting in the corner of an office, on top of a filing cabinet or actually put away in organized storage. These boxes are made for storing paper files and typically have cardboard lids that fit snugly on top. These types of boxes have been a fixture in the worlds of business and banking for about 100 years. The story goes that the Bankers Box Company was formed after one of the founders, Walter Nickel, began making cardboard boxes and selling... View Article

What Constitutes a Bay of Pallet Racks?

April 16, 2018
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When we’re talking about pallet racking, what do we mean when we refer to a “bay of pallet racks”? There are a couple definitions. A bay of pallet racks can refer to a single standalone unit, one floor level and two beam levels. It can also refer to a starter unit with additional add-on units sharing their upright columns. When determining how much space you have for a row of pallet racks, you need to allow for the growth (the width of the upright columns). The basics of pallet racking If you are having a hard time figuring out the... View Article