While Anna's mid-century house has a fair share of closets, they weren't exactly outfitted to store much stuff. Faced with the predicament of storing two young boys' clothes and other belongings, Anna decided to build out the closet herself. More
You can't start fresh if you still have last year's holiday decorations sitting around. Even if you've already stuffed your decorations in the moldy old boxes you've been using since the Reagan era, this is a great time to invest in some nice new containers for storing your holiday supplies. Get organized now and you'll be sitting pretty when the end of 2013 rolls around. More
Kids often have the smallest bedrooms in the house and their stuff just seems to multiply like loaves and fishes. If better storage and organization are on your post-holiday to-do list, why not get started with some storage solution inspiration from these reader rooms:
A cluttered and disorganized closet can be a test of patience ... not to mention a real hazard. If you've ever experienced an overflowing closet, like an avalanche of stuff when you open the door, you know what I'm talking about. Over the past year we wrote a number of posts to help you release your inner neatnik — here are 10 of our favorites.
Sometimes I think that no matter how large my closet, I'll always have more clothes than storage space. If you know what I'm talking about it, perhaps one of these space saving hangers will be just the solution. More
When considering storage solutions, instead of buying new, try vintage blue! These steel cabinets and boxes add a warm industrial look to your style, and their pre-owned condition makes them an easy way of being eco-friendly. Better yet, their compact size and rectangular shape are space efficient, making them easy to blend with modular pieces. More
A few weeks back, I got a sneak peek of the CA Home+Design's Hollywood showcase house, Small Space, Big Style, the collective effort of a team of local LA interior designers. Besides the stunning red on grey bathroom, the other delightful surprise was this dapper-dandy gentleman's closet and home office... More
A newly reorganized closet is a sight to behold. You've cleared the clutter, your belongings look great, and you can check another chore off the list. If you're like me, however, this feeling lasts a shockingly short time before the clutter creeps back. I just re-cleaned a closet I organized only a few months ago, and I'm determined to keep it nice with this list of easy tips. More
I rebuilt this closet a couple of years ago with Elfa shelving, hardwood floors, new trim and better lighting. Last month I finally got inspired (and motivated!) to finish this project and make it into the cozy and very girly dressing room I had always imagined.
So you've found your perfect apartment. The only problem is - there's no closet. Or maybe there's a tiny 2x4 closet that couldn't even begin to hold all your clothes. What to do? You could keep looking...or you could avail yourself of one of these clever solutions. More