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post #1 of 5 Old 12-05-2013, 02:14 PM Thread Starter
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Blanket storage

I am having a bit of a storage problem. My horse has 6 blankets and my tiny tack room doesn't give me the ability to hang a traditional blanket rack. I really need something that can be on the floor. I am also pretty OCD and I don't like the idea of just throwing them all in a trunk. Does anyone have any solutions for this organization problem?

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post #2 of 5 Old 12-06-2013, 07:06 AM
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What about a quilt rack, one of those free standing wooden crafty ones.
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post #3 of 5 Old 12-06-2013, 07:44 AM
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Well-we put ours in bins in the hay loft when not in use and rotate them as needed. We don't leave more than one out usually-unless it is the "shoulder seasons", and even then-sheet and one blanket per horse. Takes up to much room, and we hate clutter and crap around. They are either on the horse or hanging on a rack on the front of the stall. If wet-hanging on a higher hook on the front of the stall.

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post #4 of 5 Old 12-06-2013, 09:19 AM
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Roll them up like sleeping bags and tie them with twine.
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post #5 of 5 Old 12-06-2013, 09:34 AM
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Folding or rolling and then tying string around them is the best idea. A Rubbermaid type trunk will help keep the mice from nesting.
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