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Are ClosetMaid and Rubbermaid shelving interchangeable?

Are ClosetMaid and Rubbermaid shelving interchangeable?

Closetmaid shelf supports and shelves will fit on the Rubbermaid or Elfa vertical hangers and vice versa. You also can easily make changes to how you want the shelves organized much more so that the other two. If you want 16 inch shelves then look at their garage organizers, the system is the same.

How do you organize wires in a closet?

Choose from baskets, fabric bins, or plastic bins to help contain items and give you sturdier and portable storage on those wire shelves. In the linen closet, try items from the collapsible brushed cotton linen closet storage collection or canvas fabric bins to hold towels and sheets on shelves.

How much weight can wire closet shelves hold?

Rely on the strength of steel. Typically, wire shelving maxes out at around 80 pounds. However, being made of steel, the tough, dependable EZ Shelf can hold up to 200 pounds (without securing to studs in 1/2” drywall) and the EZ Shelf heavy-duty garage shelving can handle even more—a whopping 250 pounds.

Can you screw into Rubbermaid shelf?

Drill pilot holes over the pencil marks, then attach the track to the wall stud using screws. If the second stud isn’t in this location, insert a sturdy wall anchor into each hole before attaching the track with screws.

Is the Elfa system worth it?

The Elfa system has upgrades you can make to give it more style, but in general, it’s a pretty bare-bones system and doesn’t look like something a closet company would install. It’s worth the money if you want customizable options for your space, but you don’t want to spend on a custom job.

Are closet organizers hard to install?

RTA systems are more affordable, and most are relatively easy to assemble and install if you have a few basic DIY skills. Wire closet organizer systems are also relatively easy to install and can be a great answer for some types of organization.

How much does it cost to install a closet organizer?

Installing closet organizers can cost anywhere between $200 and $5,400. The typical range falls between $1,000 and $3,000, with a national average cost of $1,500. Closet organizers help you maximize storage space, add value to your home, and keep your belongings tidy and organized.

How does the Rubbermaid Homefree closet system work?

Get organized with expandable, customizable and adjustable HomeFree series™ Closet Kits that require no cutting and are easy to install. The coordinating collection, telescoping rods and expanding shelves let you organize your closet in a way that makes sense to you and let you reconfigure or expand your closet system as your life changes.

How big is a Rubbermaid shoe storage closet?

This kit truly changes to fit you and your needs. This 6-10-ft kit adds up to 10-ft of hang space, 12-ft of shelf space, and 16-ft of shoe storage Flexible closet system where shelves expand by overlapping, so you can use every inch of your closet without cutting shelves

Where can I find assembly instructions for Rubbermaid?

Below are some of the most commonly request Rubbermaid product assembly instructions. Please click on a link below to open a file.

What’s the best way to make a closet?

All-in-one kits with adjustable shelves to maximize your space. All-in-one kits with adjustable shelves to maximize your space. Fixed-mount wire closet solutions to help make the most of your space.