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Does your attic look like this? Is it time for an attic remodel and organization?
Oops, I forgot to take a picture when ALL our stuff was in the attic so here is some of it already taken out. YES! all that was up there along with the other pictures of stuff!
I had been wanting to put in an attic door ladder. You can pick up some really nice ones here.
We obtained a free one from a customer that wanted me to remove it so I lucked out. However, because of the step up in our garage, I ran into a problem with the ladder leg reaching the ground so I had to make some adjustments.
My wife had been at me to organize the attic with shelves and flooring so I figured since I was already cutting a hole for the attic ladder I mine as well finish it all nice and neat so she could have her attic remodel and organize it.
In a few spots I had to use a 2 x 4 to create a ledge to place my plywood on but for the most part, I was able to just use the 2×4 rafters.
I also built a few shelves where I could not use it as a floor because of too many wires. Such as these places…
After Everything is Back in a Place. A nice new attic remodel and organization.