Storage Shelves: A Comprehensive Guide • July 1, 2020
Metal Storage Shelf: 35 Best Options In 2020
Written by: Earl Sagsago & Eric Losloso
Sturdy and convenient, these metal storage shelf picks are sure to free up space instantly. Store your household items effortlessly today!
When it comes to space at home, more is always better. A metal storage shelf will not only free up space, but also provide all the protection that your items need. As such, we’ve provided you with a list of the best metal storage shelf products you can get today. For more options, check out our complete guide on storage shelves.
Empty your space with this 6-cube grid wire storage shelf. This storage space can be used to display book collections or can be transformed into a linen closet for a clean look. Its unique design allows for multiple stacking options. The shelf’s solid color is also perfect for any home decor.
- Each cube measure 14” x 14” x 14”
- 26 plastic corner connectors
- 23 grid panels (made of powder-coated steel wire
- No tools required for assembly
- 10 pounds weight capacity per cube
This adjustable shelf is ideal for storing or transporting items. Equipped with bottom rollers, it can be used in any part of your home. This shelf is crafted with steel wire which provides visibility. This piece is great for low cleaning maintenance and is durable for any living space.
- 4 nylon casters
- 4 leg levelers for mobile or stationary configuration
- Adjustable wire shelves
- Assembly required, comes with instructions
- No tools needed
- Dimensions: 54″ Height x 36″ Width x 14″ Depth
Tired of the usual rectangular shelves? This next piece is just perfect to display antique frames or potted plants. Add a rustic feel to your small space today with this one-of-a-kind circular shelf. With maximum space, this industrial shelf has 6 areas for storage thus making it suitable for any home.
- Enough space to store belongings in style.
- 3 shelves and 6 compartments
- 30-day limited manufacturer
- Metallic-gray finish
This next piece is one that’s very durable. With the ability to carry up to 200-pounds of weight, this shelf is ideal for storing heavy objects. It’s perfect for a kitchen that needs extra storage for pots and pans, as the shelves can be lowered to your needs. Lastly, this shelf is made with heavy-duty steel with chrome finish.
- Can store items of up to 200 pounds
- Measures 13.8” W x 35.9” D x 72” H
- Assembly required
- No tools required for assembly
Always having difficulty keeping your gardening supplies organized? This next piece is just perfect to fit into any small corner and can provide you the storage you need at home. In fact, this product can act as a storage area for any part of your home. It is crafted with durable steel and is NSF-certified.
- Holds up to 350 pounds per shelf (evenly distributed)
- Can be adjusted
- Assembled dimensions: 14.0 x 36.0 x 36.0 inches
- Easy assembly, no tools required
- 10 year limited warranty
Need storage to store all those solid items? With its adjustable shelves and apt storage space, this piece is perfect for keeping heavy can products or even a coffee machine. Additional side hooks help hold other smaller items for a much tidier room. Use it to hold your office printer or arrange potted plants in it for more storage space.
- Measures 23.2″L x 11.8″W x 27.5″H,
- Designed with rack fence and iron mesh.
- Powder coating against anti-rust and anti-corrosion
- Assembly required.
Running out of closet space and don’t know where to store all those clothes and shoes? This next piece will create ample storage space to store your shopping treasures. Not only that, this shelf has 4 durable wired shelves and heavy-duty plastic end connectors.
- 4 durable wired shelves for organization
- 2 sturdy hanging bars for coats
- No tools required for assembly
- Sturdy metal construction with elegant chrome finish
- Display Dimension: 45.5″ W x 19.5″ D x 68″ H
This shelf is another versatile addition to any home. Equipped with rollers, it gives ample storage space for toys, toiletries, and even art supplies. This organizer is crafted with a powder-coated steel frame and mesh baskets for proper storage space.
- 4 heavy-duty casters (2 lockable) make it easy to roll and stop anywhere.
- Easily assemble, instructions provided.
- Cart Dimensions – 18.0″ L x 11.6″ W x 30.1″ H
- Basket Inside Dimensions- 15.5″ L x 10.3″ W x 3″ H (US Design Patent Pending)
This 3-tier storage basket is ideal for grocery supplies. Use it also to keep bathroom products, laundry supplies and so much more. This easy low-maintenance shelf will easily fit into any corner of your home, giving you more storage space.
- Made with antique black brushed-copper
- Each basket measures: 11” H x 11” L x 8-¾” D
- Great for storing or displaying food, baby items, beauty products, and so much more
- Measures 47-5/8 inches high x 11 inches wide x 14-1/2 inches long
This next storage space is perfect for one’s shoe collection. Why not also set it up in the kitchen to hold kitchen items and utensils. It also fits well in the living room as a bookshelf or bedroom as a closet. Anything is possible with this unit, so let your imagination go wild and play with the possibilities of personalizing your storage space. This piece can be stacked in any way depending on your needs.
- Holds 12-15 pairs of shoes.
- 2 sets can be stacked vertically to get a complete 8-tier shoe rack or bridged horizontally to expand the unit.
- Made of metal tube with powder-coated finish with strong corrosion resistance.
- Assembly required
- 4-metal connectors
- Product Size: 26.8″W x 11.5″D x 25.5″H
Add some color to your existing home decor with this next piece. This trolley can act as a workshop trolley, serving cart, or even storage for toilet paper. It consists of a sturdy lower-base and can withstand wet environments. Attached with rubber wheels, this piece is a perfect addition to any home.
- Per shelf load: 33 lbs
- Dimension: 16.93″L x 14.17″W x 33.86″H
- Easily cleanable
- Fits in tight spaces
This unique rolling shelf should be in every home out there. Its compact framework allows it to fit into your pantry, desk, closet, bed or anywhere else. Lastly, it has an easy-grip handle and caster wheels with chrome-plated wireframes.
- Easy-grip handle and 4 caster wheels
- Holds up to 22-lbs
- Can be expanded to fit your space.
- 17″L x 14″W x 4 ¾ “H
- Assembly required
This stylish design will look perfect in any bathroom space. Not only that, but this storage shelf is ideal for keeping your bathroom items. Once again, makes use of all that extra vertical space just laying there. Now, you get to make use of more space to create additional storage in your bathroom.
- 4 shelves
- Rubber bottom to prevent scratches
- Dimensions: 24”L x 11”W x 68”H
- Assembly required
This next piece will turn out to be your favorite! Crafted with 25 cubes of storage, this shelf offers space for a multitude of items including folded clothes, books, plants or even beauty products. This unit is made from high quality coated steel and is protected from corrosion. Its unique industrial wire cube style will fit perfectly at any home.
- 25 Cubes
- Can support more than 20 lbs. The high quality coated steel makes construction more than reliable.
- Easily accessible with visible shelves
- Portable and easily assembled –
- Can easily be personalized by rearranging the cubes
Running out of storage space in your garage? Looking for a better way to store detergent and softeners in the laundry room? Why not get yourself a steel storage cabinet. Equipped with a lock, it’s ideal to keep away items from young kids. The cabinet is perfect to organize important files, it can be used as a locker to store outdoor items.
- With 3 adjustable shelves in two compartments
- This cabinet also has 2 drawers in the middle that provide ample space
- Plastic feet prevent your floors from getting scratched up.
- This office cabinet is made of high-quality steel, making it durable as well as easy to clean.
- Assembly is easy.
This next item has a little whimsical play to it. If you are the kind of person who rearranges your space every month or so, then this stackable storage is what you need! Personalize your storage space with this stackable multi-shelf. Crafted from heavy-duty steel with chrome finish, this shelf can hold up to 200 pounds. It is perfect to be showcased in your room, office or kitchen and needs no tools to be assembled.
- Weight capacity: 200 pounds shelf load
- Adjust in 1-inch increments to accommodate various sized items
- Assembled Dimensions: 14 L x 30 W x 15 H inches
- Easy assembly.
- Includes a 10-year limited warranty
This conventional storage shelf will suit any home decor. Its medium built creates storage in any small corner of your living space. It’s zinc-plating prevents the shelf from corroding in wet environments.
Crafted with heavy-duty steel this unit is finished with a zinc-plating for corrosion resistance. It can also be used in the bathroom to hold beauty products and Q-tips. This versatile metal storage shelf is ideal for arranging spices in the kitchen or as a filing shelf for the office.
- Industrial-strength steel wire construction for multipurpose storage
- Can save space
- Holds up to 15 pounds per shelf
- Shelves are height adjustable
- No tools required for assembly
This shelf can make your home look much prettier. It is also ideal for adding a simple storage area. Equipped with mesh-shelving, easily adjust the height in 1in increments for precise shelf adjustment. Crafted with heavy-duty steel, this shelf can withstand humid environments.
- Large storage
- Multi-layer construction
- Adjustable height
- Strong construction
- Easy assembly
- Load capacity: 300 pounds per shelf on leveling feet
- 4-shelf metal shelving unit for your kitchen, office, garage, and more
This metal storage shelf provides ample space to store easy-to-reach items. What’s more, it has adjustable shelves for easy height change. Crafted with high-quality carbon steel, this shelf is stable and long-lasting. It is also easily movable for when you feel like reorganizing your space again.
- Can store any items
- Perfect for any location
- Dimensions: 17.7” x 12.2” x 40”
We all know how hard it is to have a tiny bathroom cabinet. And that’s where this bathroom shelf comes in. This space-saving cabinet is perfect for small corners in your bathroom.
With 5-tiers, this shelf can hold up 44 pounds on each tier. It’s also made with high-quality powder-coated iron with sturdy metal shelves. Each shelf is ideal to hold toiletries big or small. Adjustable shelves allow for easier height change.
- 4 adjustable feet to level the rack
- Easy-to-clean PP sheets
- Removable hooks
- Easy assembly
This shelf is another great addition to your bathroom space. Its slim design is perfect for storing anything.
Equipped with all-direction wire mesh, the shelf prevents items from falling. Random adjustment is also available to create a stable and secure shelving unit. This multi-functional metal storage shelf can store pots, bowls, toys, games, and even sports items.
- Narrow wire shelf
- Can fit in any narrow space.
- Ideal for closets, kitchens, bathrooms, garages, laundry rooms in homes, apartments and even offices
- High weight capacity
- High loading capacity
This shelf is crafted to provide great balance. Metal shelves provide plenty of storage options and feature sleek and strong style to any home space. For more stability, this metal shelving unit has 4 leveling feet to create balance for the 6-tier unit. Constructed with high-quality metal, this piece will match any home decor scheme.
- High max. weight capacity
- Multiple hooks
- Sleek and strong wire mesh
- 4 leveling feet keep the unit in place and allow you to balance and stabilize it
- All powder-coating steel
- Can resist damage
- Easy assembly
Crafted with solid stainless steel and damage-proof coatings, this unit is highly durable and sturdy. Each shelf is made to hold up to 70 pounds of weight. It’s also perfect for organizing storage in any part of the house, from the kitchen to the garage. There is always going to be a need for storage in any home.
With a 360 degree rotation, this unit is designed with rotating wheels thus making it easy to move around.
- Each shelf holds up to 70 pounds
- Detachable boards
- Perfect storage organizer shelf for home
- Easily movable
- Protect items from sliding off
- Mobile and stationary options
- Measures 23.6 x 13.8 x 27.5’’(L x W x H), with wheels the 3-shelf measures 23.6×13.8×29.5’’(L x W x H)
Love books, but keep running out of bookshelf space? This next piece is perfect for all you book collectors out there. Built with sturdy metal, this unit is perfect for storing your collectibles. With a black finish, this bookshelf is framed with metal bars to add more support to shelved items. What’s more, it can be moved from one corner to another.
- 5-tier shelving unit
- Sturdy, high-quality metal. Black finish
- Easy to assemble
- Unit measures: 38 x 15 x 7 in
- Assembled: 11 x 26 x 64 in
Our final item is a perfect addition to your kitchen space. This chrome shelf is ideal for storing all those pots and pans you can’t seem to find room for. Built with heavy-duty construction steel, it can hold up to 200 pounds of weight. Create pantry space by storing spice racks, pasta, and more.
- Adjustable storage shelving unit
- Heavy-duty steel, industrial quality
- Provides visible, accessible storage space
- Wheels can be purchased separately
- Product dimensions: 36” L x 14” W x 59” H
Metallic, mobile and foldable, what else would you require from a metal shelving unit? This small metal rack is best suited for those instant shelving requirements of a fast phase environment.
- Opens and folds in seconds,Folds flat for easy storage,No tools required for set up
- Folds flat for easy storage
- No tools required and no assembly required
- Shelf Capacity: 250 lbs. per shelf on level surface evenly distributed or 75 lbs. per shelf on wheels evenly distributed Unit WT. (lbs) : 18.7
- Open size. L 35.4 x W 13.3 x H 28.75-Inch Folded size.L 35.4 x W 13.3 x H 3.4-Inch
- Great for storage of any kind: Garage, Warehouse, Office, etc Locking wheels included
- Opens and folds in seconds
Indeed a classic addition to your beautiful pantry. This metal shelving unit will not only provide organizational structure to your pantry cabinet, it will also provide additional aesthetic.
- Overall dimension: 14″ W x 17. 75″ D x 6. 37″ H, Basket dimensions: 12. 62″ W x 17. 75″ L x 5. 75″ H
- Eliminate clutter while maximizing space in hard-to-reach cabinets and under-the-sink areas
- High-capacity drawer can hold up to 50 lbs. perfect for heavy-duty storage
- Smoothly rolls along commercial-grade ball-bearing tracks
- Includes brackets for use with steel wire shelving and screws for installing on cabinets
A heavy duty shelving unit that works doubly hard, as a stand alone three tier shelf, or as a mobile shelf. This is one of those products that is a must for any though working garage owner.
- Dimensions-Material-Capacity – 72”H x 48″W x 18″D（w/wheels）storage shelving made of rustproof and oxidation resistance steel construction, resist dirt buildup and corrosion. Huge capacity hold a ton of stuff and a lot of weight, the per unit weight capacity on feet levelers is 800lbs (no casters), But max entire unit weight capacity is 600lbs on wheels(w/casters) ; Note that the limit on the weight it will hold depends on if you are using the casters or not, and it is a big difference.
- Two “Commercial” Units – 6 tier versatile shelf , black wire, extra center rib-There are four casters (two lockable) and 4 stationary legs , this allows you to make one unit configured as 6 tier equally spaced shelves or one unit split into two 3-shelf units. so this unit can be broken into a short stationary shelf with leveler feet and a short mobile rolling shelving unit with casters . you can adjust all the different shelves level and even just use 1/2 the height if you wanted to.
- Easy to Assemble – Our shelving unit easy to assemble and you need no tools. you can plan out the spacing and marks on the shelf to make it line up with the marks on the posts to ensure the rack balance. Please pay attention to the orientation of the black unit clips (thin edge up), sliding shelf down into place where they snap together. But it’s helpful to have an extra person, due to the weight and bulk. PS: It’s easier to assemble horizontally on the floor and then lifting the unit to stand.
- Heavy Casters Roll Effortlessly – The strong unit wheels with ball bearing swivels and locking brakes on two wheels. it’s easy to lock and unlock, this makes it easy to rearrange and move your shelves even when loaded.when you want to re-organize your garage with the wheels you just roll the shelf so you can clean the floor and walls.If you want to secure the heavy metal NSF wire shelf rack in place, you can lock it. you can use mobile Rack in different areas as time goes by.
A petite but reliable piece of metal shelving unit. This piece will last longer than any of it’s shelving peers, due to its heavy duty construction.
- Actual shelf dimensions: 18″d x 17.625″w
- Holds up to 800 lbs per shelf
- Shelves are adjustable every 1″ along post
- Easy, no tool assembly
- NSF-certified shelving, perfect for indoor, dry storage applications
Decorative and functional, those are what you need in a piece of shelving that you’d be proud to display. Small but with enough space for all your bathroom needs.
- Chrome finish
- Tempered glass shelves
- Easy to clean
- More counter space
- Creates extra floor space
Though shelving solution for the tough environment that you’d be putting it into. This is the heavy metal shelving unit right for those workshops that require though shelving for their heavy equipment.
- Durable & Sturdy Shelving Unit – Made from strong powder-coated metal tube and high quality MDF, this 5 shelf storage rack is durable, sturdy and stable , can well guarantee that it will not wobble after putting stuff on it
- Multifunctional 5-tier Metal Shelves – 5-tier Shelving unit is extremely useful in organizing your tools , foods, books or other stuff ,especially great for any place where has limited room while requires large storage space, such as bathroom, doorway, entryway, garage, kitchen, pantry, laundry, office etc.
- Adjustable Shelf – This space saving design instantly turns space into a neatly organized storage center adaptable to your specific needs.
- Large Capacity – Load capacity of 36″×16″ ×72″storage rack holds up to 400 pounds per shelf on leveling feet. Meet your large storage needs, Bring you a tidy and comfortable space.
- Metal Shelf Organizer with Considerate Design – Metal shelf organizer with considerate design. And the coating makes it look much nicer and less industrial.
There will always be some very unique and hard to find, albeit, precious personal tools that artisans hold dear. This is the best storage shelving solution for those precious and priceless equipment. This metal storage shelf is securely enclosed but mobile enough to move around your shop.
- Secure mobile and affordable storage
- Maximum protection of valuable contents
- Industrial grade quality
- Heavy gauge 2 1/2″ square mesh
- NSF Certified for professionals
This shelving unit will not only provide shelving for your materials but will also act as a display rack for your precious items. This will keep them neatly organized and displayed for everyone to see and appreciate.
- Manufactured for indoor storage only
- Nickel chrome finish
- Dust free wire construction
- No tool assembly
- NSF Certified for professionals
This is one of those indispensable storage and shelving solutions for all your shop materials and resources. This provides that need for proper organization of your items, yet provides easy and quick access to any of it.
- Overall Dimensions: 36” W x 14.25” D x 63.5” H
- 24 durable sliding PP bins (12 medium, 6 large, 6 XL)
- Includes 10 removable bin dividers and labels
- Set of four 3” wheels (two locking)
- Certified by the NSF to NSF/ANSI Standard 2 – Food Equipment, for home, commercial and and office environments
It is always best to have extra spaces to keep all your stuff neat and organized. These metal wall shelves are a perfect addition to any room. Keep all your materials off the floor and onto a metal storage shelf for easy access.
- PRODUCT SPECS: 18 gauge 430 stainless steel shelf top, and stainless steel shelf mounting brackets. Shelves are available in sizes ranging from 24” to 84” and width ranging from 12” to 18”. All shelves come with 2 (adjustable width) support brackets (3 brackets for shelves over 72” long). Professional and sleek looks make this space saving shelf a good fit in a commercial or residential environment.
- QUALITY: Commercial grade heavy duty quality, Suitable for commercial and residential use, Easy to assemble and install. This corrosion resistant wall shelf can handle anything you throw at it and will last for years to come.
- FOOD SAFETY: AmGood shelves are NSF certified and meet strict public health standards and regulations. The stainless steel wall shelf is ideal for storage in commercial and residential kitchens. Easy to clean and sterilize, metal shelves are superior to wood or glass. Food and liquid won’t get stuck or ruin the integrity of the surface. Easily wipe away excess with no fuss, mess, or contamination.
- APPLICATIONS: While we pride ourselves in making high-quality commercial wall shelves, this product can be used in almost any location where there is a need to store items and save space. Most common places where our customers use our shelves include: commercial kitchen, garage, closet, laundry room, utility and equipment room, lab, home kitchen appliance shelf for toaster and microwave, etc
For the most part, metal storage shelves are highly affordable and super durable. Moreover, they take a lot less time to assemble than most other shelf variations out there. So why not spruce up your living space with these options today?