"As a seasoned design consultant, I have spent more than 18 years utilizing my creativity and attention to detail to design spaces that are as beautiful as they are functional. Closet Works gives me several options and products of the highest quality to create just what you need. From your dream closet, efficient office, or organized toy room, I look forward to working with you on all your storage solutions."
As a highly experienced designer with a loyal following, Pam Zelke repeatedly fulfills clients' needs with outstanding designs that meet or excede expectations every time.
What do typical customers say about Pam? Pam Zelke helped us install four closets in our new condo two years ago. We had a great experience at the time. She listened to our needs and applied her expertise in creating the designs. We have been very happy with the closets since then. In addition, we have needed some additional hardware a few times, including just recently, and Pam was very responsive and helpful with the small requests.- Emily S. Yelp Review
Pam is veteran closet design professional, having worked throughout the industry for many years. Her talent and achievements are recognized by the ACSP, having been awarded certification from the national Association of Closet & Storage Professionals — the industry's top professional organization.
Master Closet with 360 Organizer® by Lazy Lee®
This multifaceted, upscale design is remarkable in quality and presentation. Fully loaded with luxuries such as the 360 degree spinning closet organization system and closet accessories like reeded glass doors, this is assuredly an opulent master closet design. The 360 Organizer® by Lazy Lee® Valet model has been customized to suit the homeowner's individual needs through additional shelves instread of extra hanging space. The reeded glass doors in the wardrobe cabinet conceal hanging rods and shelves — perfect for keeping the room uncluttered, well-kept and stored clothing dust-free — hols evening gowns, tuxedos and clothing that is worn infrequently. The 360 Organizer® by Lazy Lee® Valet model consolidates shelves for shoes, folded clothes, and also drawers for smaller garments.
Custom Closet Hutch with Suspended Hanging
Combination Floor Based & Suspended Closet System
Employing a combination of floor based components like this closet hutch in addition to suspended pieces like the hanging units is often the best use of space in a custom closet design. This design contains all of the components necessary for ideal organization plus ample storage space. Beautifully crafted in unique woodwork, this custom closet system contains shelving, a double hutch with drawers and as much countertop space as a closet island, plus sets of hanging rods to hold the homeowner's large wardrobe of clothing. As a solution to conserve space, the shelves and hanging rods align with the corner of the closet while also maximizing storage capability.
Pull-Out Basket and Hidden Tilt Hamper
Combination Floor Based & Suspended Closet System View 2
In this second view, there is a separate shelving section which includes a convenient pull-out basket, helpful for separating items for hand wash. Below the basket is the Synergy tilt hamper — dirty laundry is concealed from sight. Full bore panels in this system allow the shelving to be easily reconfigured as needs change. This entire design is flexible and comfortably spacious in its practical and thoughtful arrangement.
Simple, Suspended Reach-In Closet Design
Sophisticated and straightforward, this uncomplicated system accommodates effortless organization. Folded clothes can be placed on the various shelves whereas garments are hung on the rods. Storage is quick and painless in this satisfyingly simple design. Designing the system using a suspended rail system that anchors to the wall studs is a strong, timeless and also economical approach, which leaves the existing flooring untouched and is able to hold a lot of weight.
Cool Custom Walk-In Closet in Sophisticated Gray
The mixture of plentiful hanging rods and a towering shelving section are a winning combination for perfect organization. This system has enough space for an entire wardrobe, also including a collection of shoes. Finished in a cool Moonlight laminate, this unit makes the space peaceful and relaxing. Utilizing a suspended rail system keeps the design budget friendly as well as beautiful and functional.
Closet/Dressing Room with Built-In Dresser, Shoe Shelves and Wardrobe Cabinet
This dressing room is comprised of timeless features that mark it as more than just a traditional luxury closet system. Slanted shoe shelves with shoe fences keep footware ready and accessible, locking drawers are perfect for fine jewelry and the additional drawers can easily replace the need for a separate dresser in the bedroom. The countertop and open area above is the perfect spot for a mirror or other personal touches. The rich cocoa laminate certainly adds a timeless elegance to the room.
Crisp and Timeless White: Always in Style
The Perfect Blend of Form and Function
This master walk-in closet is beautifully designed with space conservation as a high priority. There is seemingly limitless capacity with its multiple hanging rods to individually categorize items into seasons or color. There are also shelves and drawers for ultimate organization capability. The bright white laminate lights up and opens up the space — and it never goes out of style.
Contemporary Reach-In Closet in Traditional White
This reach-in closet design is pure and simple. The unit is composed of two separate shelving sections, one for folded clothes, the other convenient for shoes. There are also drawers with a pull-out basket, which can be used as a hamper, below. The various rods are accommodating to a substantial amount of clothing that can be categorized into three different classes. Finished in a white laminate, the unit looks voluminous for such a compact space.
From Messy to Magnificent Closet Redesign Increases Much Needed Storage
Small Walk-In with Maximum Storage
This small walk-in closet received an overhaul in organization, making the space much more functional. Designed in timeless white, the new custom closet system eliminates wasted space, increases available storage, and keeps everything organized and accessible. The use of several double hang rod sections, leaving only a small area for long hang items, can nearly double the amount of overall hanging space. Most wardrobes only contain a small number of clothing items that require the full long hang space. The addition of a tall bank of shelves and drawers in the left corner ensure that this closet has a space for everything.
Custom Closet for a Tween
Not All Tweens Can be Messy
As your child transitions to teenage years, their interests and hobbies expand which usually means more and more stuff. Having their own personalized reach-in closet will prevent messy rooms and promote taking care of their belongings. This organization system accommodates basic storage needs with hanging rods, drawers, and shelves but also includes features that are fitting specifically for a tween. A pull-out mirror, shoe cubbies, and a large wire hamper are all ammenities that make the most out of the space.
A Closet Design that Sings Organization: What a Diva!
Pam designed this closet to lead the way in both organization and functionality. Employing a combination of floor based and suspended units in the design makes the most efficient use of the available space. A combination of hanging, shelving and drawers ensures that this closet "has it all." Additionally, a tilt out double hamper keeps the dirty clothes hidden from consant view, but allows for sorting laundry by color right at the source. The light Diva bleached wood tone finish brings the whole closet together in a bright and airy design that is beautiful as well as efficient.
A Timeless Beauty: Traditional White Walk-In
This custom walk-in closet design is customized to meet the homeowner's every wardrobe and organizational need. Two sides include a surplus of wide and narrow shelves that can easily accommodate a large sweater collection. Shelves are also great for storing folded jeans and casual pants. Drawers hold lingerie and small items, while multiple hanging rods keep shirts, jackets, dresses and dress pants wrinkle free. With a place for everything, there is sufficient space for separating clothing by use and season — struggling to find an item will never be a problem for the owner of this closet.
Wardrobe Organization System
Wardrobes are masterfully designed for convenience, organization, and elegance. This unit offers the ability to walk right up and access clothes clear as day. The hanging rods enclosed in expansive cabinets and the array of drawers simplify storage for delicate outfits on hangers or folded clothes and undergarments. The combination of the rich African Walnut laminate with the vibrant blue walls is a sight for sore eyes. The organization system is also custom fit into an alclove in order to conserve maximum space.
Custom Bright White Organization System
A Breath Of Fresh Air
This closet system is a breath of fresh air with its combination of simplicity and a bright white laminate. The unit contains hanging rod sections to separate clothing into seasons and delicacy, drawers for folded clothing and undergarments, and expansive shelves for shoes or linen. An additional feature is the manner in which it wraps around the corner in order to conserve valuable space.
Custom Moonlight Organization System
This design offers the necessary qualities for effortless organization. Its drawers accommodate folded clothing and undergarments, and the shelves are ideal for shoes, purses, and other various belongings. There are additional hooks in an alclove of the wall for jackets, hats, or scarves.
Custom Moonlight Shoe Shelving Unit
Shoes can be an obsession. So many shoes, so little space! In this case, an entire treasured collection can be proudly displayed on the high-reaching shelves. The dim moonlight laminate will enhance colorful shoes and make them stand out.
Custom Moonlight Hanging Rod Unit
For All Types of Clothing
Hanging clothes can be the preferred method of organizing clothing because they are easily accessible and rummaging is never a problem. This closet system provides four individual rods that are perfect for separating clothing by color, season, style, or occasion.
Custom Framed Shelf and Hanging Rod
A Picturesque Display with Traditional Crown Moulding
This hanging rod framed shelf is an elegant addition to a closet. The Sienna Apple laminate along with the ornate structure are beautiful in concordance with its organizational purpose.
Custom Hanging Rod and Shelf Closet Section
A Winning Combination
Stretching across the wall, this closet section exhibits storage capability with hanging rod compartments along with shelves and a belt rack for further organization. This simplistic can hold a multitude of clothing and keep everything in an orderly fashion. Pun not intended.
Custom River Rock Closet System With All of the Storage Elements
What More Could You Ask For?
This closet provides sufficient space for all wardrobe pieces. There are hanging rods, tall shelves for shoes, wide and elogated shelves for purses and accessories, and drawers for folded clothing and undergarments. The River Rock laminate is soft, yet powerful.
Easy Living Custom Closet
Life's a Breeze
This closet system is easy on the eyes, and easy on the mind. Organization is made simple with multi-sized drawers and shelves for folded clothing, shoes, or purses. A special feature is a locking drawer where you can safely keep jewelry, a wallet, or the keys to your vacation home. A basket is down below to keep socks or like items such as a pair of slippers. And lastly, there is an open compartment suitable for a laundry bin or even a mini fridge.
Custom Cocoa Laminate Walk-In Closet
Beautifully Arranged for Maximum Storage
This closet organization system has a regal presence with its rich cocoa laminate and strong design aesthetic. With various hanging sections of different heights, clothing such as dresses and jackets may be separated from sweaters and blouses. A built-in dresser can accommodate a great deal of folded clothing along with the spacious shelves. The closet hutch is perfect to personalize with decor or put a jewelry tree.
Custom Cocoa Laminate Walk-In Closet
Shelves for Shoes for Days on End
This view of the cocoa laminate custom closet displays its shelves for an entire collection of shoes and more pairs to be added. Also included is a simple desk to be used as a vanity with drawers for make-up and brushes.
Custom Cocoa Laminate Walk-In Closet
Elite Features for Utmost Organization
This closet includes the accommodating features of two elite tie hooks, a belt hook, and a double hook. These customized components bring organization in this walk-in closet system to a whole different level.
Modern Pantry Design with a Rustic Farmhouse Feel
Pull-Out Pantry Shelves and Pantry Accessories for Custom Organization
Can a design be both modern and rustic at the same time? We think so and this farmhouse pantry closet design proves it! The basic structure of this pantry organizer system is designed with clean, white laminate using stainless steel hardware and accessories — definitely a modernist aesthetic. However, a strong feeling of traditional farmhouse warmth is injected through the use of accent pieces, especially the rustic style drawer fronts in Intrigue laminate. The simple style and weathered look of these drawer fronts evoke memories of a vintage family homestead.
Custom Wall Unit with the Perfect Blend of Open Shelving and Closed Cabinetry
This smooth and sleek design is brimming with storage space. The high-reaching shelves centered between the commodious cabinets are essential for preventing a cluttered room. Items that may make the room look messy, like electronic equipment and wires, are kept out of vision in the sizable cabinets whiles books or cherished photographs can be displayed on the wide array of shelves.
Tall, Dark & Handsome Cabinet
No Stranger to Good Design
Designed to fit perfectly into a pre-existing nook with a finish that blends perfectly with the existing home decor, this tall, dark, and handsome cabinet epitomizes the benefits of using a custom built-in rather than stock solution. Sized to use every bit of usable footage in the home's recessed alcove, it is an excellent organization system, that doubles as a sharp and striking accessory to the home. The unit fits into its own compartment and mindfully leaves the room especially spacious. The cocoa laminate is tastefully complimented against the bright white walls.
Custom White Laminate Wall Unit
For All of the Odds and Ends
This wall unit gives all of the odds and ends a proper place and leaves the room cleaner than ever before. No shoes left out, no backpack thrown on the floor, purses put away, and more conveniences. Organization is a breeze in this thoughtful design.
Custom White Laminate Wall Unit
Concealing the Clutter
As you can see, this unit closes off with cabinets conceiling the array of personal belongings giving it a refined appearance.
Custom Cabinet Wall Unit
Beauty Beside the Fire
This beautiful design needs nothing more, nothing less. The cabinets are just what a family room needs for proper organization. All unsightly clutter and things such as movies, video game consoles, and games can be concealed in the smooth white laminate wall unit. An open countertop provides the perfect space for a potted plant to absorb the sunlight or display family photographs.
Lower Level Entertainment Unit
Basement Organization Goes a Long Way with Added System
This custom wall unit gives the organization this basement was missing by providing a place for movies, games, books, and more. A tv will fit in the 24 inch alclove where electrical outlets are kept accessible.
Portabella Ivory Fireplace Surround
Portabella ivory is always a fine selection that reflects traditional values and a love for classic beauty. This wall unit surrounds the fireplace offering shelving for storage and decor. Alternating shelf heights of 12 inches and 16 inches allow for specific sized items to be placed in the varying compartments.
Pam's Home Offices & Wall Beds
Murphy Style Wall Bed & Integrated Shelving Unit
Combination Guest Room and Study/Den
Extravagant in design, but efficient in use of space, this room easily accommodates dual functions. Spanning an entire wall, the custom shelving unit and integrated Murphy style wall bed blend seamlessly into the room's traditional decor. The bed is unobtrusively concealed behind elegant cabinets, and is centered between a plethora of storage space. The shelves are perfectly accommodating for books and mementoes that add a personal touch to the room with photographs, books, decorations, or artwork. A pull-out bedside table installed on either side of the Murphy style wall bed is ready to become the perfect nightstand when guests arrive and the bed is put into use, but recede unoticablely into the bookshelves when the room is used as a study.
Spacious Home Office
Work Peacefully As Can Be
Working in a tight space can be troublesome. The same thing applies to when you are trying to relax by playing games or browsing the internet after a long day. This unit is refreshing and spacious with its wide open desktop, cabinets, drawers, and shelves that can accommodate any office necessities.
Murphy Style Wall Bed
Comfort is Key
The light reflects upon this white laminate wall bed unit eminating solace and comfort. A restful night's sleep is welcome by the expansive design in a clean and clutter-free room. The Murphy style wall bed includes an organization system of long cabinets and bedside drawers that accommodate nightly necessities and other personal belongings.
Murphy Style Wall Bed Closed
The bed is concealed and the design is transformed into an elegant showpiece. The organization system is simple and the spacious drawers and cabinets come together harmoniously.
Custom White Laminate Wall Bed/Wall Unit
This custom Murphy style wall bed performs as both a comfortable resting place for your guests and as a grandiose wall unit of luxury. The white laminate spans the wall, offering storage space for all sorts of books, photographs, candles, and more. Bedside items may be kept on the pull-out tables disguised handsomely as drawers.
Custom Home Office Design for Den
A Customized Comfort Zone
This home office design is in a warm, chocolaty laminate and spans the wall creating an expansive comfort zone to work in. Oil rubbed bronze Square handles and Villa drawer fronts give this design a transitional and flexible aesthetic that can work with a variety of decor to personalize this custom home office space.
Sleek & Practical Custom Garage Cabinet in Slate
Garages are notoriously cluttered and a mishmash of tools, sporting goods, auto products, and truthfully, junk. This cool slate cabinet system is just what a family needs to organize and keep a garage looking clean and in orderly fashion. The unit is large, but not bulky as it fits compactly along the wall providing a slew of storage space.
Custom Moonlight Coat Rack & Shelving System
Take Off Your Shoes and Jacket
Before tracking dirt into the house or bringing a wet jacket inside, this unit allows you to neatly organize your belongings before entering the home.
Custom White Garage Cabinets
Spacious and Soft
This garage organization system is in a bright white laminate for a spacious and soft look as compared to commonly industrious and masculine workshops. The expansive cabinets act as a stark constrast to the fridge creating an achromatic palette along with the grey floor.
What a more perfect place for a high gloss Arctic laminate than a laundry room? The sparkling finish is synonomous with clean. The unit has been designed to fit two large machines like a glove under a spacious countertop for folding clothes and setting down detergent. Cabinets are provided to safely keep chemicals out of harm's reach.
Custom High Gloss Laundry Room
A Second View
As you can see, the laminate shines and reflects, reiterating the fresh and clean atmosphere of a laundry room.
Custom Regal Family Mud Room
A Proud Display to Keep Your Family Organized
This mud room design is a proud display in its rich cocoa laminate with brushed chrome Emerald handles. This unit provides the home with the perfect place to put all outerwear, shoes, bags, and more. Included are eight double hooks for hanging up jackets and bags and lower cabinets to conceal all shoes.