Wheelie Bin Storage Guide
Looking to cover those unsightly wheelie bins and recycling boxes in your front or back garden. Luckily as garden storage specialists we have just the solution with our wheelie bin storage units.
Not only are wheelie bins quite ugly but they can be easily knocked over especially in the winter months when the winds are blowing.
We offer a range of wheelie bin stores which can hold one or two wheelie bins, featuring easy lifting lids and large doors. Choose from secure metal bin stores or attractive timber wheelie bin storage to suit your garden and needs. We even have a great recycling box storage unit too.
Types of Wooden Wheelie Bin Stores
There is an endless choice on the market of wheelie bin storage solutions, which can make your decision making a difficult one when choosing the best wheelie bin storage. Wooden wheelie bin stores tend to fall into 3 categories:
This is wooden bin stores that have been made from untreated/ cheaper wood.
2. FSC Certified:
Wood is sourced from FSC certified forests, meaning the wood is sourced responsibly and therefore making it more expensive.
3. Pressure treated:
Pressure treated wood to safe-guard against rot and bugs and helping it to last longer through the use of chemicals. making it more durable.
Find out the size of your wheelie bins as across the UK there a several bin sizes from the the smaller 140 litre bins to the larger 360 litre bin size.
Here is a list of the bin sizes and their dimensions in the UK:
- 120 Litre = 93 x 48 x 54 (cm)
- 140 Litre = 106 x 48 x 55 (cm)
- 240 Litre = 107 x 58 x 74 (cm)
- 360 Litre = 110 x 61 x 88 (cm)
Wood or Plastic Wheelie Bin Storage:
Although this post is covering wooden wheelie bin storage, plastic wheelie bin stores are also available in the garden bin store market. Firstly it is best to decide which bins you’ll be storing given there are multiple options available for different sizes including combination bin stores for wheelie bins and recycling boxes., so what key features should you consider when choosing a wheelie bin store:
- Do you need a secure wheelie bin storage? I.e does it need to be lockable
- How many bin do you want to store
- Do you want just a wheelie bin storage or wheelie bin and recycle box storage
- Does you want the storage unit to have a floor and back wall. Many will come without one or both.
All our range of wheelie bin storage has been manufactured from FSC pressure treated timber, handmade in the UK. All available in a range of sizes to suit your exact bin requirements and if your look for secure wheelie bin storage then don’t worry all our range come with optional lockable hasp.