If you are often searching through your drawers, workbench, garage, or trunk for a misplaced tool, it might be time to get organized with something from our list of the top ten rolling toolboxes and tool storage. Perhaps your collection has outgrown your current storage system, and you need to upgrade. For do-it-yourself types, a lightweight, inexpensive roller toolbox might do. For professionals with a massive collection of tools, a larger cabinet for storage might be in order. Our list provides options for both scenarios.
1. DWST20880 Multi-Level Rolling Mobile Work Center by Dewalt
If you’re a weekend project type of person who wants to have a convenient and portable way to get all your tools organized in one place, this multi-level work center by Dewalt might be the solution for you. The heavy-duty wheels and telescopic pull handle allow you to move it from room to room with ease, and a single pull-up latch makes it a snap to access your most frequently used tools. This four-level workstation can hold up to 90 pounds with plenty of storage for large tools in the roomy bottom compartment. The middle compartment and top toolbox are sectioned off for easy organizing. There are several molded holes if you want to use a padlock to keep your things secure.
2. 2-in-1 Tool Portable Rolling Toolbox by Go-Plus
The next option on our list offers a cheap rolling toolbox solution for those who want just a little more storage than a regular toolbox but don’t need anything too rugged. The set includes one large bin on rollers with a detachable toolbox that nestles on top, so you have a handy place for everything. The oversized wheels and telescopic handle make it easy to move it to a different spot in your basement or garage. It is constructed of durable polypropylene resin that is resistant to corrosive chemicals and easy to clean, and a sturdy retaining buckle holds the two pieces together. The top toolbox section has dividers so you will have a place for storing all your odds and ends.
3. 5-Drawer Steel Rolling Cabinet by Viper
Moving into the higher-end range of rolling toolboxes, we have this Viper premium series five drawer cabinet crafted from heavy-duty steel and powder coated in a stunning deep purple. Built to last, this cabinet is backed by a lifetime warranty from Viper. Smooth gliding ball bearings make opening the sturdy drawers effortless and quiet. A seven-pin internal locking system ensures that your valuable tools are kept safe and a sturdy side handle and chemical resistant castors allow you to move it around your workplace with ease. This model comes with matching drawer liners and contractors will appreciate the heavy gauge construction of this well-built cabinet.
4. Heavy-Duty Rolling Toolbox by TANKSTORM
TANKSTORM offers this rolling toolbox with plenty of handy features that detail-oriented folks will appreciate. To start, it has two upper drawers with a locking cabinet that has adjustable shelves to fit items of any height. It moves in all directions with the included six swivel casters, so maneuverability is no problem at all. The drawers are equipped with ball bearing slides and can hold 40 pounds each, while the entire cart itself is rated to hold up to 350 pounds. Handy hooks and side trays make organizing a breeze, and a non-slip mat on top of the until offers a sturdy workspace. Constructed of cold rolled steel, this inexpensive rolling toolbox is a great mid-range choice.
5. 30″ x 24.5″ Portable Toolbox Cart by GoPlus
The six-drawer multipurpose rolling toolbox by GoPlus is an ideal choice for those that need a lot of space to house their tool collection. Constructed from high-quality cold rolled steel, it can handle up to 2400 lbs. of tools. The drawers slide out smoothly on the ball-bearing rails, and two of the castors lock in place to keep your cart from rolling. A rubber mat on top allows for a non-slip work surface. A keyed, external locking system protects your tools from theft in this classic red tool cabinet.
6. 22 in. Packout Rolling Modular Toolbox by Milwaukee
This stackable tool storage system by Milwaukee is the ultimate in heavy-duty rolling toolboxes and is ideal for protecting your precious tools against any job site conditions. Three separate pieces with metal reinforced corners and plenty of nooks and crannies for all sized gadgets will ensure that your collection stays safe and organized. The rugged, oversized wheels can handle any terrain, including stairs. The boxes all lock snugly together and have sturdy metal reinforced rings to keep your tools safely locked.
7. 26-Inch 4-Drawer Rolling Cabinet by Craftsman
Craftsman’s classic red four-drawer rolling tool cabinet is still a long-time customer favorite. With over 8,202 cubic inches of storage space, you will be able to tame your cluttered tool bins in no time flat. Each drawer can hold up to 75 lbs. and Craftsman’s exclusive DynaGlide system ensures you will be able to open and close them with ease for years to come. A rubber mat on top provides you with a non-slip work surface, and a keyed locking system ensures your tolls are safely tucked away when you’re not around.
8. Extra Deep 46 in. 9-Drawer Mobile Workbench by Husky
The welded steel constructed mobile workbench by Husky is built for some serious tool storage. With a 46 in. x 24 solid wood work surface and nine drawers providing 19,650 cubic inches of storage, you should have no problem getting your garage or basement organized in style. It has an internal keyed locking system with an extra key for safekeeping and an integrated power strip with 2 USB ports and power outlets for your electric tools and gadgets. The powder coat black finish stands up to rust and corrosion, and the large castors support up to 1200 pounds of weight. A large, ergonomic handle makes it easy to maneuver around your workspace.
9. Roller Cart Tool Cabinet Storage Chest by US General
This popular all-steel roller cart by US General offers an average amount of storage that can house up to 580 pounds worth of tools. It has heavy duty 1-3/8 in. ball-bearing drawer slides riveted to the frame that ensure durability and ease of use. Each drawer can hold up to 70 pounds, and the inner frame has screwdriver storage slots build in for your convenience. The large castors on this well-constructed cart allow for easy repositioning, and a lock and key ensure that your valuables stay safe
10. Portable Top Chest Rolling Tool Storage Box Cabinet by Best Choice Products
For tool collectors who need “a place for everything and everything in its place” this portable rolling tool storage cabinet by Best Choice Products is the ultimate answer. Made of durable steel, this two-piece cabinet can be taken apart and used separately or together. With ten storage compartments, foam-lined drawers, trays, and a large bottom cabinet, you will have more than enough room for everything from drills to screws. It has a total weight capacity of 295 pounds. The omnidirectional casters and a rugged side handle allow you to move it with ease.
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