The department stores have all kinds of plastic containers to put things in, but not a lot of them are really great for longevity. I have had ones with hinged lids that broke after a few uses. Sure, they are mainly the flat containers I have in the rooms of our teenagers for under-bed storage, but they still should have lasted longer. There are all kinds of plastics. I have a high-end storage container for my camera gear that cold fall off a moving truck and still protect stuff inside. I was looking for a storage container for sale that was suited for home use that was sturdy and would not cost an arm and a leg.
Plastic stuff can be pricey. That is because it is a product made from petroleum. Continue reading