Indoor Bike Storage in Efficient Space Saving
Every biker who doesn’t have enough storage spaces needs indoor bike storage to keep their bicycle in good condition. In the modern city, riding bike become more than sport activity, it is a lifestyle. However, not everyone have free spaces in their garage to park their bike. So, storage can be serious issue in family because inconsequential placing can be waste of spaces. Here, you will get explanation on some types of indoor storage for bike.
People who have stable walls which good on holding weight can use permanent indoor bike storage ideas that have two options: vertical and horizontal. Compare to the other types, this one is cheaper and more flexible. The vertical ones are good to install when you don’t have enough width space and can be store some bikes together. It is suitable to store bicycle type which have wide wheels. You can see this vertical type is used bike shops display.
The second permanent type, the horizontal will be very useful for you who don’t have enough depth of spaces. These types need more spaces on the wall than vertical storage. Its common models are extendable hangers that bolt on wall, but it also has more special design with more expensive price too. This horizontal type has more stylish options. For instance, some brands offer racks type that can also use as shelves.
If you are still renting an apartment or house, you will need non-permanent storage for you bike. These types are designed in moveable designs which have more flexibility. Most well-known type of non-permanent storage is a pole that flanks between ceiling and the floor. If this type suited for you, there are two brands that offer special design: Topeak and Feedback Sports. Topeak have firmer products to store your bike named Topeak’s Dual-Touch.
However, if style is your main concern you can choose Feedback Sports with its Feedback Sports Velo Column which has stylish design. These two brands also offer more removable design, the ‘bike trees’ or a freestanding storage. Although it is less clean looks than the other types, the bike trees will be correct options for people who don’t have stable wall or wall spaces. After all explanation above, we may conclude that choose indoor bike storage solutions should be based on your current need and house condition.