Updated March 18, 2019 by Sam Kraft

The 10 Best Hardware Organizers

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We spent 24 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. When you’re at a job site or working on a do-it-yourself project, there are few situations more frustrating than having to scramble around in search of the right tool, nail or screw. However, if you get yourself one of these handy hardware organizers, every utensil, fastener and widget will be logically organized and easy to access at all times. These come in a range of sizes and styles. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best hardware organizer on Amazon.

10. Plano Molding Stow N Go

9. Stack-On Storage

8. Tactix 320020

7. Akro-Mils Craft

6. DeWalt Toolbox

5. Stanley Fatmax

4. Olympia Tools Organizer

3. Akro-Mils Storage

2. Work Van Mobile

1. Seville Classics Rack

Editor's Notes

March 17, 2019:

Replaced the Akro-Mils Cabinet — it’s a decent model, but it’s extremely similar to the Akro-Mils Craft (which already appears on the list), and it does not offer the same variety in terms of compartment sizes. Bumped the DeWalt Toolbox up a few couple of spots upon seeing consistent reports that it’s not only suitable for effectively organizing a variety of small parts (bolts, washers, screws, etc.), but it offers ample capacity for housing plenty of commonly used tools like screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, and hammers, all while remaining easy to manage with its long handle. Also moved up the Work Van Mobile, as users seem very satisfied with its convenience — its comfortable carrying strap, easy-to-access compartments, included labels, and belt clips are all features worth noting. Added the Tactix 320020 Set as a high-quality budget option that’s suitable for a range of applications outside of basic hardware storage.


Sam Kraft
Last updated on March 18, 2019 by Sam Kraft

In addition to his corporate career as a marketing and communications professional in Chicago, Sam runs a popular blog that focuses on the city’s flourishing craft beer and brewery scene. He received his degree in journalism from DePaul University (which spurred his interest in freelance writing) and has since spent years developing expertise in copywriting, digital marketing and public relations. A lifetime of fishing, hiking and camping trips has left him well-versed in just about any outdoors-related topic, and over several years spent working in the trades during his youth, he accumulated a wealth of knowledge about tools and machinery. He’s a travel junkie, a health and fitness enthusiast, and an avid biker.


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