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Benefit of Industrial Mezzanines

October 17, 2022

Warehouse facilities can quickly become disorganized, making them less productive in daily operations. Mezzanine systems in industrial environments are a valuable way to enhance storage and/or work area by letting you to make use of the unused vertical space that already exists in your facility. Many facilities struggle with having enough space as it’s usually limited. When it comes to the best ways to create storage space in your warehouse, one of the most cost-effective methods is by installing mezzanines. This industrial storage solution will help keep a warehouse more organized without having to worry about building permits or the costs associated with moving.

In this blog you’ll learn about some of the main advantages of installing a mezzanine to increase storage and operate more efficiently.


A huge problem confronting distribution centers and manufacturing plants is outgrowing your current warehouse facility. For this reason, warehouses must be resourceful when coming up with a way to expand in a cost-effective manner. One of the biggest advantages of installing a mezzanine is that it helps to increase storage and/or workspace vertically. By doing this you’ll be able to fully utilize your facilities idle space.

Your mezzanine can be tailored for your business’s operations and warehouse storage needs. These are easy to install and flexible to move or add to later as your operations continue to grow. They can be constructed around current machinery and equipment to make the most efficient use of your space. Make use of mezzanine flooring in your facility doesn't just add to your storage, but you're able to build more walkways that work to create an improved workflow operation.

Space restrictions may have you considering that moving to a bigger building or adding on to your current is your only option. Both options are extremely expensive and, in most cases, leads to downtime interrupting operations. By choosing to add a mezzanine to your facility these unwanted costs and disturbances can be avoided. The installation will lead to less downtime for employees so that they can continue being productive. Another benefit is that mezzanines don’t require a building permit. This will help to save your business a significant amount of money.

Although mezzanines are talked about being used in an industrial setting they can also be used in retail, restaurants, sport facilities, gyms, and much more. Whatever your mezzanine needs are for your warehouse, American Surplus has high-quality used pallet rack systems that can handle your needs. Call us today at (800) 876-3736 and our specialists will help you identify the best mezzanine system for your warehouse operations. American Surplus Inc. even offers full CAD Service to provide our customers with the ability to fully realize their new storage solution before installation begins.


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