Check out this idea from The Family Handyman for creating "hangers" for your recycling bins in your garage.
Organization: 10 Ways to Use a Shoe Organizer
Organization: 10 Ways to Use a Shoe Organizer ~ * THE COUNTRY CHIC COTTAGE (DIY, Home Decor, Crafts, Farmhouse)
Out-of-the-way ladder storage Build two identical brackets, then screw them both to ceiling joists with 1/4 x 2-in. lag screws. Space the brackets so the ladder will extend at least 1 ft. beyond the end of each one.