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The Two Types of Cantilever Racks

When looking for racking solutions for your facility, you will have two options when it comes to cantilever racks: Pipe Racks Traditional Cantilever Racks What is the Difference? Pipe racks are specifically designed to hold long pipes and pipe-products. They can hold PVC, steel and other forms of pipe for a variety of purposes, including  Continue Reading »

Does My Warehouse Need Cantilever Racking Systems?

Cantilever racking systems are freestanding storage racks that use a cantilever support system. This is where you can store long or bulky objects that cannot fit in traditional storage. They can easily accommodate products like lumber, pipes or even rolls of paper and fabric. A cantilever rack is designed with three components: the uprights, arms,  Continue Reading »

Picking the Right Accessories for Your Cantilever Rack

Cantilever racks are designed to hold long and bulky objects that will not fit in traditional racking systems. But, did you know that there are accessories you can add to make it even more efficient? If you are custom designing a new rack system for your warehouse, do not forget to consider some of these  Continue Reading »

How to Prevent Damage to Racking Systems

Whether you are storing heavy pallets or pipes, your racking system is subject to daily use and abuse. Even the best, toughest racking system will fail if it isn’t used properly. From overloading to bumping with a forklift to misuse, there are ways to permanently damage your expensive system. Luckily, there are ways to reduce  Continue Reading »

Could Your Facility Benefit from Cantilever Racking?

Cantilever racking is used to store bar stock, pipes, structural steel, plastics, woods and even fabrics. There is a surprisingly large number of uses for these types of racks, yet a remarkable number of companies not using them. If you have thought they were right for your facility in the past, here are a few  Continue Reading »

A Case forCantilever Racking Systems: The Longest Cantilever Bridges in the World

A cantilever racking system is horizontal and supported on just one side. While it might sound unstable for your facility, it is actually one of the strongest structures ever created. Cantilever racks are perfect for awkward, long items – regardless of how heavy they are. To prove how secure and safe cantilever designs are, we  Continue Reading »

Out of Stock? 4 Easy Ways to Prevent Out of Stock Occurrences

Selling a product that you don’t have in inventory is never a good thing. Not only does it disappoint a customer who was expecting that item, but it shows that you have poor inventory control. When a customer receives a notification that their order is out of stock, they may also cancel their order and  Continue Reading »

Is a Cantilever Rack Right for Your Business?

A cantilever rack is often a more superior storage option than other racking systems, especially in certain situations. Compared to your average pallet rack system, cantilever racks offer additional advantages that you may not have realized. Some of those advantages include: They’re Easier to Use – Compared to pallet racks, a cantilever rack is easier  Continue Reading »

Tips for Choosing Cantilever Racks

Cantilever racks are free-standing racks that have load-carrying arms attached to vertical supports. They’re open storage systems that are easily accessible and allow you to quick place and retrieve your products. When looking at cantilever racks, you’ll want to know a few facts before picking which one you want. If you are ever unsure, speak  Continue Reading »

Maximizing Your Space with Warehouse Storage Solutions

A warehouse is expensive to operate and instead of upgrading to an even larger warehouse, it is cost-effective to maximize the space you already have. Today there are innovative warehouse storage solutions that can do just that. With the help of the team at Material Storage Systems, Inc., you do not have to worry about  Continue Reading »