If you work with a lot of tools, you probably already know the importance of keeping them organized and secure. Having a sturdy, secure tool chest keeps all of your important items organized and in one place. Plus, many tool chests have wheels, so you can move them around as you work. Some have other convenient features as well, like built-in power strips, safety locks, and more.
There are lots of tool chest options out there, so we have comprised a list of the ten best tool chests available on Amazon to help you find the best tool chest for your needs.
The Best Tool Chests for Your Business
We looked at features, reviews, and company information to select the items on our list. We hope our choices will help you decide on the right tool chest for you.
WORKPRO 9-Drawer Rolling Tool Chest
Top Pick: Our number one pick, the 9 drawer rolling chest from WorkPro, is large enough to hold and organize all of your tools. It is made from stainless steel and has rust and corrosion resistant treatment. The solid wood top surface is a perfect workspace, and its locking system keeps your tools and supplies secure. It has 2 stationary casters and 2 locking casters, so you can move it to wherever you need it.
CRAFTSMAN Workbench with Drawer Liner
Runner Up: Coming in a close second is another workbench-style chest. Craftsman’s 41 inch rolling storage chest has a butcher block top, ball bearing drawers that won’t slam shut, and deep drawers to store more tools and tool cases. This rolling tool chest also comes with a roll of drawer liner and a set of drawer trays.
ERGOMASTER 5-Drawer Rolling Tool Chest
Best Value: Our best value pick proves you don’t have to pay a lot to get the best tool chest for the money. Ergomaster’s 5 drawer tool chest is small, but has plenty of room for all of your tools thanks to its drawers, trays and cabinets. At just 23″D x 11″W x 40.5″H, this tool chest is perfect for smaller spaces. Plus, the whole cabinet can be separated into 2 boxes.
OEMTOOLS Professional 8-Drawer Tool Chest
This rolling tool storage chest features over 10k cubic inches of storage volume. It has 7 shallow drawers that can hold 100 lbs each, and 1 deep drawer rated to 200 lbs. Heavy duty casters and a sturdy handle allow for easy mobility, and the tubular locking system keeps tools secure.
Kennedy Manufacturing 7-Drawer Rolling Tool Chest
Kennedy Manufacturing’s rolling tool chest is made of heavy gauge steel with a powder coat finish. The top surface has 3 edges to prevent sliding, and the 7 drawers have an internal, automatic locking system. Tubular side handles and swivel casters make steering and moving around easy and smooth.
Goplus 4-Tier Rolling Tool Cabinet on Wheels
This tool chest on wheels from Goplus offers multi-tiered organization and storage. A top storage area, 2 drawers and a lower shelf provide plenty of room for your tools, and you can lock the sliding top and two drawers together to keep them safely stored. Two lockable casters and 2 regular casters allow the tool chest to be moved around with ease.
Grizzly Industrial 10-Drawer Rolling Tool Chest
Grizzly Industrial offers this large, 10 drawer rolling tool chest for storing all your tools and toolboxes. The drawers are of varying sizes and they all have protective foam pads. A single key locks and unlocks all drawers. The chest cabinet body is made of 19 gauge steel and the top and bottom are 18 gauge steel.
GEARWRENCH 5 Drawer Tool Chest
Gearwrench takes tool storage one step further and provides an integrated power strip. This 41 inch chest is stationary, is made from 20 gauge alloy steel, and auto return sliding drawers with 100 lb capacity.
The Original Pink Box
This slim, lockable tool chest keeps your tools close at hand when you need them, and securely stored away when you don’t. Each of the 5 drawers supports up to 100 lbs and features quick release ball bearing slides, stain resistant pulls, and matching non-slip liner. It provides a total of 5,825 total cubic inches of storage, and it is very bright pink.
Global Industrial Pedestal Shop Desk and Tool Chest
Last up is this desk/tool chest combo from Global Industrial. It is made from alloy steel and has 4 spacious drawers, a flat surface top, and storage shelves on top. All drawers come with both a cylinder lock and padlock hasp, and there are electrical outlet-ready punch-outs.
What To Look For When Buying a Tool Chest
Consider these factors before hitting the “Buy Now” button:
- Size: Obviously you’ll want a tool chest that can fit all your tools but also fit in your space. Be sure to check the product specifications for exact measurements.
- Mobility: Having a tool chest on wheels can be very convenient, but if it’s not conducive to your workspace, there are stationary options and some that mount to a wall.
- Durability: A quality tool chest is something you should only have to buy once. Look for reputable brands and sturdy materials and you’ll have yourself a long-term investment.
- Safety: Keeping your tools safe is as important as keeping them organized. Look for tool chests that have locks, drawer liners, and other safety features.
- Extra Features: Built-in power strips and additional table space are just some of the extra features available on some tool chests.
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