Where is ClosetMaid manufactured?

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Founded in 1965 in Delray Beach, Florida, we were the first to manufacture ventilated wire shelving for closets in new home construction. We grew quickly, and in 1970 moved to Ocala, Florida. Today we are headquartered in Orlando, FL and are a leader in home storage and organization.

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Likewise, is ClosetMaid made by Rubbermaid?

Closetmaid shelf supports and shelves will fit on the Rubbermaid or Elfa vertical hangers and vice versa. If money is not a concern then buy the Elfa, built like a tank will last forever and looks better than the others with the right accessories. Rubbermaid is the least sturdy of the three but does the job.

Additionally, does Home Depot carry ClosetMaid? ClosetMaid - Wire Closet Systems - Closet Systems - The Home Depot.

Also to know is, who owns ClosetMaid?

Emerson Electric Griffon Corporation

How much weight can Elfa shelves hold?

Elfa Weight Limits When the top track is installed using wall anchors and the vertical standards are spaced 24 inches apart, the weight rating is 100 pounds per linear foot, 125 pounds per bracket or 500 pounds between two vertical standards. This rating applies to the 12-, 16- and 20-inch-deep shelves.

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What is Elfa shelving?

Elfa is a shelving and drawer system sold by The Container Store with multiple components perfect for use in bedroom closets, kitchen pantries, offices, garages and more. It's a system I frequently recommend for certain client projects and situations, although often with a set of caveats.

How much does Elfa cost?

Elfa has steel-wire components in two finishes, plastic drawer liners, and melamine shelves and drawers. Elfa Décor has epoxy-steel mounting elements and components in an array of wood and wood-veneer finishes. A closet costs $250-$4,000 depending on customizations.

How often does Elfa go on sale?

The Container Store Shelving Sale goes from late summer to early fall. It tends to last over a month, sometime between August and October. You'll usually get 25% off shelving, and sometimes 25% off installation, too.

Are Rubbermaid FastTrack and configurations compatible?

The wire systems of the first two manufacturers install and function in practically the exact same way: Rubbermaid - Rubbermaid offers the Configurations and HomeFree customizable closet systems and the FastTrack adjustable closet, available at Rubbermaid.com, Walmart, Amazon, Home Depot and Lowe's.

Where is Elfa made?


Elfa is a storage solution company that is headquartered in Malmö, Sweden. The company was founded in 1948 by the Swedish engineer Arne Lydmar. The Elfa corporate group consists of three manufacturing entities and eight sales companies in Europe.

How much weight can Rubbermaid shelving hold?

wire shelf is perfect for storing large items. The required uprights and brackets are sold separately. Shelves can move around on the FastTrack system to create a customized garage storage system that can change as your storage needs change. Holds up to 100 lbs.

Does Elfa fit Rubbermaid?

The Elfa hook works in both their 12” and 16” brackets, and will also fit in the Rubbermaid 16” and 20” FastTrack brackets (though it's a bit loose).

Does Home Depot install closets?

Custom Shelving & Closet Installation. The Home Depot can install the closet storage or custom shelving that's right for you. Backed by at least a one-year service warranty, we offer a variety of colors and styles that can help free up living space, showcase display items, or reduce clutter.

How do you cut wire shelving?

You can cut wire shelves with a hacksaw or bolt-cutter. Cut shelves in one inch increments. We recommend that you cut shelving from the end that will be closest to the walls. Center your cuts between the wires or vertical spacers on the front lip of shelf to give yourself room to attach end caps to the cut ends.

How much weight can wire shelves?


Wire Shelves
They can carry loads between 200 and 400 pounds. The weak point in these shelves isn't the shelves themselves, but the closet shelf bracket.

How do you remove a closetMaid screw?

Use pliers to pull out pins or a drill to remove screws. Gently pull the remaining anchor of the wall clip away from the wall. To avoid a large hole, clip the anchor off the back of the wall clip and allow the anchor to fall behind the drywall.

How do you install Rubbermaid shelf brackets?

Overview of steps:
  1. Pick a location for shelf and mark holes with pencil for brackets.
  2. Drill holes for brackets.
  3. Install wall anchors into holes.
  4. Attach screws into anchors.
  5. Hang brackets onto screws.
  6. Mark holes on shelf where holes for retention screws will be drilled.