How To Choose Warehouse Storage Racking
- Dec 28, 2018 -
The racking system in your warehouse facility serves as the entire framework for your operation. When choosing an industrial warehouse racking option, you need racking solutions that are ideal for your space and built to last.
The first step is to examine the space and decide if shelving or racking is predominately needed. For larger areas, larger items, or high product flow, industrial warehouse racks will probably be the most effective and efficient option.
The next step is to decide which style of rack, or combination of styles, is the best solution for your space. Industrial warehouse racking areas do not have to be limited to one type or size. There are various options to choose from – exploring all of the options is the best way to customize your warehouse in order to maximize your industrial space.
Here are some factors to consider when deciding on industrial warehouse racking:
• What items will be stored here?
• Am I storing on pallets?
• What are my product flow requirements?
• What is my available storage area including elevation?
• Will I be utilizing a vehicle such as a forklift?
• What type of environment am I storing in (humid, freezer, etc.)?
Your warehouse racking drawing can include a small part of your space, or used to furnish your entire warehouse.
With a wide range of options to choose from, customizing your industrial warehouse racking to maximize density and efficiency will be a breeze. It can also be combined with various material handling storage solutions in order to suit your needs.