This folding crates can be used for organization around the house. It can fold flat to less than 3 inches when not in use. Comfortable side handles on each crate make heavy lifting a breeze great for hauling groceries from your car trunk into your home. This can be used to organize a messy garage, as a toy box for your young kids or even as a laundry basket at a college dorm room to save space. Interlocking nesting system provides stability for vertical stacking; easy to clean, Wipe each bin down with a wet cloth and air dry.