Like most small contractors, I often use my truck as an office. Since dirty and disorganized isn't the image I want to project to potential clients, I try to keep the interior tidy. It's a constant battle, but I've made a couple of recent changes that seem to be helping.

First, I bought a $70 Contractor Bench Seat Console (Automotive Accessories Connection, 888/425-2885, autoaccessconnect.stores.yahoo.net) and installed it between the two seats (1). A wood shim underneath keeps it level so my coffee doesn't spill. The console's cover opens toward the dash, exposing a clipboard mounted on the underside; this is...

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