Buyer’s Guide: Metal Shelving Units

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Buyer’s Guide: Metal Shelving Units

Whether you’re looking to store boxes and household items or power tools and heavy items, finding the right metal shelving can be a challenge. If you’re planning to implement a storage solution in your home or workplace, you might be wondering with kind of metal shelving is right for you and your needs. In this blog post we’ll clear things up and go through everything you need to know about metal shelving units. But first of all, what defines metal shelving?

What is metal shelving?

Metal shelves are known for being able to hold a substantial amount of weight. Most metal shelving units include at least four shelving bays. Metal shelving is typically a shelving unit made up of rectangular shaped metal shelves with vertical supports each of the shelves’ four corners that extend into support legs.

4 Tips for Buying Metal Shelving Units

1. Safe and sturdy metal shelving

Safety is the most important factor when shopping for metal shelving. Stockspace metal shelving has a maximum load bearing of 150kg per shelf with reinforced steel hat rails to be fitted as required. The metal shelving units can be bolted to the floor for permanent fixture for warehouse use or left as is for simple garage installation. The fact that these shelving units can be bolted down makes it super safe and eliminates the risk of the shelving unit tipping over possible causing injury.

2. Easy assembly

Once you get your metal shelving units, the last thing you want to deal with is the hassle of a complicated set-up process. Try to look for shelving units that require no tools or even one or two tools for assembly. No tools are required for assembly of Stockspace shelving, allowing for quick, easy and pain-free setup.

3. Affordable/free delivery

Making sure your metal shelving units can be delivered is a huge advantage. For example, Gold Coast-based Stockspace offers a super affordable delivery service for all of their metal shelving products from Rockhampton in QLD to Coffs Harbour in NSW, to qualifying postcodes. You can also pick your items up for free from Southport, where Stockspace is located. The best part is that if you order over $1,000 in shelving or other storage solutions, delivery is absolutely free!

4. High quality metal shelves at an affordable price

Stiking a balance between quality and affordability can be tough. Luckily, companies like Stockspace offer durable, sturdy and reliable metal shelving units at super affordable prices.

To shop a range of high quality and durable metal shelving products and options, visit Gold Coast-based retailer, Stockspace.