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How to Squeeze in a Workbench

• For the occasional DIYer, a wall-mount fold-down model (such as the Ideal Wall-Mount Workbench, about $300; offers a sturdy surface and tucks out of the way when not in use.
• Benches that have built-in tool drawers can be pricey. Instead, flank a simple worktable with shelves and add pegboard above to hold your gear.
• A set of casters turns any table into a mobile workstation; make sure they don't create an uncomfortably tall table.
• Finish it off with a padded stool (such as the MotoGroup Adjustable Rolling Stool, $50; that fits under the table for safekeeping.
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