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How to Repurpose Your Old Steel Lockers

Choosing high quality lockers suppliers will mean that your business’s steel lockers enjoy long lives.  But, if and when the time does come to renew your warehouse or workshop’s lockers, it’s comforting to know that that is not the end for your old and trusted lockers.

Modern design trends favour old and weathered looks over the sleek and ultra-modern looks of a few years ago, and old lockers are perfect for this.  And, to make life easier, they won’t even require a fresh coat of paint.

So, if you’re ready to have your most trusted lockers suppliers come in and kit your warehouse or workshop out with some brand new steel lockers, here is some inspiration for the repurposing of your old ones:

Krost Shelving lockers cabinet


If you have a home office, you can use your old lockers as filing cabinets.  This is a very fresh take on traditional file storage, and contributes easily to the weathered look popular in modern interior design.  The office pictured here has a very clean look to it, which is perfectly offset by the industrial look of the locker.

Krost Shelving lockers old


Perfect for the home office, or perhaps the home library, is this interesting take on an old wooden locker.  If you’re an avid reader, or simply enjoy the way a bookcase can add to a room’s ambiance, this is an excellent idea for a bookcase.  The small cabinets can be used for stationary, and the steel baskets are perfect for miscellaneous storage.

Krost Shelving lockers steel


Rough face-brick used indoors can give the impression of a New York studio apartment.  This shorter locker is perfect to complete the look, and functions well as a side table.  The small compartments are ideal for storage, and the surface lends itself to some interesting ornaments or plants.

Krost Shelving lockers


If you’ve converted your garage into a home gym then these steel lockers are a must for clothes and equipment storage.  The locker pictured here is the perfect finishing touch to this space that looks like it was inspired by an old boxing gym.

Krost Shelving lockers storage


If there’s one room in the house that could always use some more storage space, it’s the kitchen.  This is an excellent way to solve the space issue and bring a modern yet retro flair to your kitchen.

So, if these examples now have you itching to make use of your old steel lockers in your home, it’s time to get some new ones for your business.  For the highest quality lockers available in South Africa, be sure to contact your trusted lockers suppliers, Krost!



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