Some time ago we talked about the possibilities for parking bikes on the street and the locks that allow us to sleep easy.But even with all these tips and safety, may not dare to leave outdoors all night and prefer subírnosla home. If it isfolded, there will be too much trouble or to enter the elevator or the stairs to load. Those that do not fold, with little effort, to get acarrearlas home. The thing is where to leave the bikes once we got on the floor, especially if it is small .
When we are alone, none of our bothers us. But if you share housing with peers or family if we will have to think a little about others and not leave the bike anywhere, where it can block the path or steal space needed for day to day. Not only are we living with other people, but you also have to think that they are living with my bike . Luckily, there are at our disposal solutions that will not only help to hang or support the bike where less occupy, but will that integrates both etética of the house to look like part of the decor or to contribute to give a modern urbanite our air space.
Tricks and gadgets to hang your bike from the wall
Of all the solutions to keep the bike in a small house , which I like ma are those that integrate bikes get home as decorative pieces. One of the best ideas to achieve this goal is to hang the bike from the walls. In many series thirtysomething, such as New Girl, starring Zooey Deschanel, we see homes loft whose walls are held pedal bicycles as if they were abstract paintings.
The shelf wood, called The Bike Shelf serves to position the bike against a wall, if the long tube of the frame by its central opening is introduced and it can put books on it , so that not only it will be unsightly, but that will be nice and helpful. The same applies to the other rack that as well as holding the bike with style and this time by holding the seat instead of in the box, can also support other decorative objects . In this section, there are other shelves and hooks that will endure just as well the weight of our bike.
This plastic holder Cycloc called (we see in the previous picture) is worth us to hang the bike from the wall and also left inside gloves, padlocks … We found it in several stores trendy bikes in our cities. A pair of stakes minimalist stand up asto be almost invisible. This other support, which will occupy very little while the bike is not, can be placed either vertically or horizontally.
Hooks for hanging ceiling bike
In garages and storage is not uncommon to have hooks to hang the bike from the ceiling . Inside we can do the same.The fact that the wheels are not touching the ground will be good for easy cleaning of the home and not to interfere in that space or passage area. We will have to take some precautions , like not support drilling in a false ceiling, but do it directly in real roof or in one of the beams, fasteners and anchor well to avoid risks.
Basically, we find two opposite ways to hang the best hybrid bikes for women from the ceiling . One is with the wheels up and over the handlebars and the seat to the support beams. The difference is aesthetics, so the decision is each. Maybe the option to place it inverted makes us think that we could pedal floating without attaching ourselves to the laws of gravity. To me, at least, is fantasy wakes me every time I see a bike ready so, it seems that could fly or roll upside down and upright.
In any case, since the bike hanging from the ceiling is going to be beyond our reach, it is best to purchase a lift hanger , which will have a chain to raise and lower the bike , with a similar mechanism blinds. In addition to uploading up thisSpanish invention inclination to take up less vertical space.
In addition to this many mills longer manufactured and can be purchased, you can do this kind of hooks by hand from recycled materials , including materials of old bikes. For example, a former racing handlebars, drilled to the wall, can be used to support the picture of our new bike. Often these hangers we have been mentioning with links to their descriptions are built to very standard bike frames and ours may not suit them. If so, the option to swing by the hardware store and we are left with a board and hooks, as confeccionárnoslo .
Tips to keep bike at home
We speak, of course, ways to keep your bike at night , not to store it for a future season, since we deal bikes are used daily or several times a week. It may seem difficult to find him the ideal place to pedal our vehicle, but with a little study, I find. It should take into account the space occupied, especially when our apartments are small in size and we need to maximize the site that we have .
Thinking very pragmatic issues such as those mentioned or intended to not stain mud every time you enter and exit, here we offer a few tips on where to leave the bike indoors. Sometimes the option will hide everything, but sometimes we will want it to look and contemplate as they do not consider it a nuisance, but the opposite: part of our style. In the most advanced offices, employees are also allowed access to the bike and often decorating the offices and common rooms by improving parked cycles.
All this gossip might be a good gift to give this Christmas to people who have to ride the bike home. Soon we will offer more suggestions for Christmas gifts for cyclists, so you might want to subscribe to our newsletter and receive them before anyone else. Not only a great gift: a bracket for wall or ceiling bike will also be an interesting purchase for ourselves, if we need. Although maybe you’ve already solved this issue. Tell us where you leave your bike indoors. If you own or purchased any invention let how it works.