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33 gal. Clear Tote with Locking Lid Case of 3

  • 33 gal. Clear Tote with Locking Lid Case of 3
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33 gal. Clear Tote with Locking Lid Case of 3


Product Information

Storage essentials, our large-capacity Clear Totes with Locking Lids are made of clarified polypropylene, allowing you to clearly see the contents for quick identification. Stackable with reinforced, heavy-load bottoms and easy-locking lids, they're great in the garage, workshop or attic. Use them for storing toys, sports gear, craft and garden supplies or seasonal clothes, blankets and comforters.

How do we measure?

  • Each tote measures: 28-3/4" x 21" x 18" h


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  • 3
    33 gal. Tote with Lid Clear (#292040)


  • 28-3/4" x 21" x 18" h

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33 gal. Clear Tote with Locking Lid Case of 3 is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 33.
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Date published: 2016-09-28
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from BEST LITTER BOX EVER these boxes are ideal for a cat litter box. they are strong (less likely to crack/break), large enough (1.5x length of cat), flat bottoms deter waste sticking to bottom of box making scooping easy and leaving a cleaner box, they help keep litter contained because of their tall sides, and they are clear so any cat using the box can see other cats outside the box and avoid getting spooked/bounced as they exit the box. DO NOT USE THE LID if using as litter box. This allows the cat to exit the box three ways in case another cat tries to bully. I even hang my brush and dustpan on the side of the box using a s hook. Just cut one U shape at the top of the box (either long or short side depending on where the box will be placed) using a dremel tool then sand the U with sandpaper to smooth. Place some Dr. Elsey's Precious Cat Litter in the box and you're kitties will be happy! Guaranteed!
Date published: 2014-07-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Lacking Quality Clasp I purchased two of these totes to store seasonal clothing. They are large, and hold a lot of pieces, but the clasp that locks the top in palce easily pops off, and doesn't properly lock the tote. Every time the tote is moved, the clasp unlocks, and the top pops off. I expected a better quality locking clasp for the price.
Date published: 2014-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product I purchased this storage bin to help store away Christmas decorations and love that I can see what is in the bin before I move it.
Date published: 2014-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for comforters/blankets Previously I purchased the 33 gallon clear tote to consolidate all my holiday decorations. I then purchased a new quilt for my bed and needed to store my king duvet during the summer months when it was too hot and heavy to use on the bed. I was staring into my closet trying to think of the best way to store it and then I honed in on the 33 gallon tote and voila I headed to CS to get another one. Because these are stackable I was able to place one on top of the other. These are a great buy and they hold a ton of stuff!
Date published: 2014-02-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best storage container I've every had. Easy to stack boxes inside since there are minimum gaps due to sides having only a very slight angle where others are so angled you lose a lot of space. The lid is flat so you can stack up to the top where other have indented lids and you have to leave room at the top for the lid.
Date published: 2013-12-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good quality storage container Nice way to store large quantity of items. Since this is very large, best for light weight items, otherwise becomes too heavy to lift. Clear container makes it easy to see contents. Lid / handles lock nicely.
Date published: 2013-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 33 gal clear tote is the best storage box This box is great for storing Christmas items or for storing memories away safely. The box is stackable with reinforced, heavy-load bottoms and easy-locking lids. Perfect size for keeping all the items together.
Date published: 2013-07-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sturdier Than Any Other for a Nonprofit's storage I volunteer for an environmental non-profit in Dallas and we needed super sturdy storage containers for increasing our efficiency at finding it all when we needed it. These are absolutely perfect because the clear material has better visibility than other manufacturers. The lid locks stay locked and they're easy to carry. Lightweight so all the weight is primarily in what we're storing. The Northpark store staff was helpful in discussing the different options. Great value, aligns with the Conscious Capitalism model talked about by John Mackey in his terrific book.
Date published: 2013-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing purchase The 33 gallon clear tote is fantastic. I use it for clothes , fabrics, storage of large and small items. I can see easily what is inside. I have used it for many years and still buy it for my children's storage. Now they are on sale which is a good opportunity to try them. I live in Florida and everything mantains itself well in the home.
Date published: 2013-04-30
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Date published: 2013-04-08
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Date published: 2012-08-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome product I was looking for containers large enough so I could combine all my Xmas decorations and get rid of all the ugly miss matched card board boxes that were stacked so unstable in the garage. These totes were the perfect choice. I was able to condense multiple boxes of Xmas decorations into 3 of these large totes. I am also using one of the totes in my office where I have a hide a bed for guests, it keeps all my linens fresh and clean until needed. Its amazing how much this tote holds, I was really pleasantly surprised!
Date published: 2012-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent product Very good quality and easy to use. I highly recommend it.
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Date published: 2012-04-27
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Date published: 2012-02-27
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Rated 4 out of 5 by from lots of storage space the tote is deep and big enough for all my bulky out-of-season clothing/linens/etc. nice clean look. con: the lid doesn't shut firmly all around. only where the handles are so the sides lift.
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Date published: 2010-03-06
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Community Q&A

What are the dimensions of the bin without the lid?

I am looking for a storage box for a space that is 23" wide by 28" long, with a max height of 25". This bin is perfect except for that 3/4 of an inch on the 28" side. I was thinking that maybe without the lid it would be able to fit perfectly...
Asked by: Pauu
The exterior dimensions without the lid are 28 3/8" x 21 3/8" x 17 3/8"
Answered by: anmason
Date published: 2017-07-22


Asked by: mtbikegirl
The dimensions of this item is 28-3/4" x 21" x 18" h
Answered by: Karisa
Date published: 2019-07-24

are these TRULY air tight? Can bugs get inside?

Asked by: Barbara696
Our 33 gal. Clear Tote with Locking Lid provides secure, insect-resistant storage. For truly airtight and water-resistant storage, we recommend our Clear Weathertight Totes (shown below).
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2018-04-02

What is the bottom interior dimension?

Asked by: Kikit
The interior dimensions of our 33 gal. Clear Tote are 24-1/2" x 16-1/2" x 17-1/2" high.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2019-01-09

Inside Dimensions

What is the inside smallest dimension of the 33 gallon clear tote? Looking to store 22" x 14" posters. Thanks!
Asked by: NateW
Interior dimensions: 24-1/2" x 16-1/2" x 17-1/2" high
Answered by: lgmorris
Date published: 2018-10-15

What is the length on the outside at the bottom?

It appears to be a shorter length at the bottom than at that top since the box appears to angle to the top and the length at the top would include the lid.
Asked by: Storagehunter
It is 24" long by 17" front to back.
Answered by: chuckm
Date published: 2017-08-12

Is the bottom of this bin completely FLAT? Or are there grooves/nooks/crannies...

Asked by: Chaiandstopme
The interior surface of the bottom of our 33 gal. Clear Tote with Locking Lid is completely flat and smooth.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2018-10-15

Max stack height: How high can we stack these?

Asked by: Stevie4
We do not recommend stacking these more than 3 boxes high.
Answered by: larose
Date published: 2019-03-20
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