Paint Brush Rack

  • Advertise with us
Project by EAGLE posted 1606 days ago 2342 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello Everyone,
its been awhile since my last project was posted
Since my shop is small (16’ x16’ Garage ) Space is important. So I came up with this little idea that has worked well for me and I thought I should use this item to jump back into the lumberjocks community. I cut the plastic covering the brush so that it can be used over and over, then I cut a slot up to the hanging hole creating a hanging hook effect. Add a 5 sided box to suit your brush size with a small rod running down the middle

9 comments so far

View papadan's profile


1103 posts in 1869 days

#1 posted 1606 days ago

Now that is a clever idea that I may have to borrow. Thanks for posting it Eagle.

-- Carpenter assembles with hands, Designer builds with brains, Artist creates with heart!

View Frankie Talarico Jr.'s profile

Frankie Talarico Jr.

353 posts in 1857 days

#2 posted 1606 days ago

very cool. I get tired of taking three off a nail just to reach the one I always need in the back. I think I might just try that. Thanks

-- Live by what you believe, not what they want you to believe.

View drfisherman's profile


33 posts in 1671 days

#3 posted 1606 days ago

Super – guess what I’ll be doing tomorrow? Thanks

-- "The worst day fishing is better than the best day working!"

View sharad's profile


1063 posts in 2305 days

#4 posted 1606 days ago

Wonderful idea for storing brushes. I feel sad why this plan did not strike me earlier.

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

View Todd Thomas 's profile

Todd Thomas

4969 posts in 1949 days

#5 posted 1605 days ago

man that is a great idea for storing brushes..I think I’m going to put something like this in my tool trailer…great idea..thanks for sharing..

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

View LesB's profile


1043 posts in 1944 days

#6 posted 1605 days ago

Good idea. I just use long peg board hooks.

-- Les B, Oregon

View Grumpy's profile


19068 posts in 2352 days

#7 posted 1605 days ago

Good one Eagle.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

View WistysWoodWorkingWonders's profile


11628 posts in 1658 days

#8 posted 1605 days ago

Great Idea… I would add a couple of things though… perhaps make it a little taller to handle more varieties of brushes, also I would add some sort of catch tray at the bottom.. we all know how these brushes like to drip…
Will have to build one of these next time I have some scraps laying around…
thanks for posting…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

View a1Jim's profile


109273 posts in 2078 days

#9 posted 1605 days ago

good idea

-- Custom furniture

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase