Closet Works Blog: Closet Organization Tips & Tricks

Closet Organization Tips & Tricks Blog Posts From 2020

Dec. 17 2020

3-way mirror for closets

Create a Built-In 3-Way Mirror Using Mirror Cabinet Doors

Learn how to create a quick and easy 3-way mirror for your closet using full-length mirror closet doors and cabinets.

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Dec. 8 2020

coat closet alternatives

Coat Closet Alternatives

Get the back-door clutter under control without a traditional closet. Try these coat closet alternatives and entryway organization ideas that work!

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Dec. 1 2020

craft office idea

3 Craft Office Ideas for Those with Limited Space

These craft office ideas are guaranteed to work in any size home and will give your family the space they need to safely pursue new hobbies.

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Nov. 24 2020

Walk-in with a closet hutch

When to Use a Closet Hutch

6 ways to use a closet hutch. Learn how to add dramatic style while increasing storage with this simple closet organizer.

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Nov. 17 2020

bedroom with built-in entertainment center

Bedroom Built-Ins Ideas

Try these 5 bedroom built-ins ideas that make a home more livable. Increase your storage while improving the lifestyle for yourself and your family.

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Nov. 9 2020

Wheelchair accessible closet design

Wheelchair Accessible Closet Design

Wheelchair accessible closet design can help you age-in-place. Use these accessible design ideas on your own closet to make it work.

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Nov. 3 2020

Pantry with wire baskets

Organize with Pull-Out Wire Baskets

Learn when it’s better to use a pull-out wire basket over a drawer and increase your home's organization in pantries, closets, and more.

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Oct. 26 2020

Exterior of home with garage

Optimize Your Garage for Storage & Organization

Looking to declutter your garage? Read here to learn how you can optimize your home garage for storage and organization.

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Oct. 12 2020

Pop-up phone charging station built into countertop

Built-In Phone Charging Stations

Get organized and banish those messy cords for good. Add built-in phone charging stations inside the cabinets and closets throughout your home.

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Oct. 6 2020

Wardrobe closet with 3 types of doors

Closet Doors

Different types of closet doors require distinct design solutions for the closet interior. Use this guide and get the best use of closet space.

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Sep. 28 2020

Hat storage in a closet

How to Store Hats

After years of walking around with our heads uncovered, hats are making a comeback. Big floppy hats, baseball caps, stocking caps, and more — there's a hat for every occasion. But no matter what type(s) you prefer, they all need proper storage when they're not on your head.

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Sep. 22 2020

Basic closet components

Guide to Organizing Closets

Use the organizing closets guide for helpful hints, whether planning a complete closet remodel or just wondering how to make the most of what you have.

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Sep. 14 2020

Hide pipes in bedroom closet

How to Hide Pipes, Electricals, Vents & More in the Closet

How to hide pipes, electricals and HVAC from spoiling the look of your new luxury closet without losing maintenance access to these important mechanical systems.

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Sep. 2 2020

Built-in closet vanity

Closet Vanity Ideas

Take a look at these closet vanity ideas. Then get inspired with practical tips you can use in your own closet to take it to the next level.

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Aug. 24 2020

Built-in dresser for closet

Built-In Dressers for Closets

Check out these five different types of built-in dressers for closets and get ideas for creating your own dream closet.

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Aug. 17 2020

Child learning online in Zoom classroom

Set Up Your One Room Schoolhouse for Online Learning at Home

Ideas on how to set up your own one room school house with Zoom classrooms for your children'ssuccessful online learning.

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Aug. 11 2020

Install Closet Rods

How to Install Closet Rods on a Slanted Ceiling

How to install closet rods on a slanted wall or ceiling so that they don't fall.

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Aug. 4 2020

Bedroom built-in storage

The 5 Best Bedroom Built-Ins

Bedroom built-ins add a lot of storage while using minimal square footage. These 5 types in particular bring the most value. Learn what to look for.

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Jul. 28 2020

Drawer drying rack for clothes

Drying Racks for Clothes: Best Drip-Dry Solutions

The pros and cons of these various drying racks for clothes will convince you that you need a built-in retractable drying rack for your laundry room.

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Jul. 14 2020

Closet on an island

Closet Islands

Owning your own private island is within reach! So long as it's a closet island. Try these design tips for closet islands regarding size, spacing and features. Then add this luxurious storage solution to your home.

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Jul. 7 2020

Stop Clutter

How to Stop Clutter

Learn how to stop clutter permanently by identifying the problem areas in your home. Then take action to ensure they remain neat and organized.

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Jun. 30 2020

Shoe closets

Shoe Closets

Tired of having stacks of shoes on your closet floor, under the bed, or piled by the door? Do you ever have trouble finding your matching shoe among the scattered piles footwear? Banish the mess for good by building a separate shoe closet.

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Jun. 23 2020

Rotating bathroom shelving

Get the Ultimate in Bathroom Shelving

Stuck with a lot of excess toilet paper after the COVID-19 outbreak? This rotating shelving system offers convenient storage for all your surplus supplies.

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Jun. 17 2020

Closet lighting ideas

Best Closet Accessories for a Reach-In Closet

The 7 best closet accessories to improve the functionality and luxury of your reach-in bedroom wall closet.

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Jun. 8 2020

Closet lighting ideas

Small Closet Lighting Ideas

Examples of small closet lighting ideas and tips on how to choose proper lighting for closets depending on their use.

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Jun. 2 2020

Mudroom/Laundry Room Combination Space

What is a Mudroom & Why Should I Want One?

Explanation of what is a mudroom, its history, current popularity and five reasons to include one in your next home remodeling project.

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May 19 2020

Happy people in their custom closet

Custom Closet Benefits

5 good reasons why you should consider adding a new organized closet systems throughout your own home.

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May 12 2020

Ideas for garage storage

Garage Storage Ideas

Beat the clutter and get your home organized inside and out with these 5 handy ideas for garage storage.

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May 5 2020

Use drawer organizers for effortless organization

Drawer Organizers

Nothing spoils the look of your fancy new closet system than a bunch of messy drawers. Closet drawers are intended to hold the small essentials we all have. But unless you keep them neat and tidy, all those little items are destined to become a jumbled mess. Use drawer organizers to solve this problem.

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Apr. 28 2020

Prepare for your new closet installation

Closet Installation Prep Tips

Tips on how to prepare your space for a new custom closet.

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Apr. 21 2020

kitchen pantry organizers

Kitchen Pantry Organizers

Kitchen pantry organizers are essential. Without them, your kitchen storage can easily become a jumbled mess. With cans of soup, cookie sheets, bags of rice, tiny jars of spices and many more items all mixed together, it's a wonder anyone can find what they need. But help is available. Get your pantry organized with these 6 essential accessories. Once you try them, you'll wonder how you ever managed without.

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Apr. 14 2020

closet rod with clothes

The Ins and Outs of Closet Rods

When it comes to hanging up your clothes in the closet, it simply wouldn't be possible without the humble closet rod. Their importance is often overlooked. Over the years closet rods have evolved to provide more decorative finishes and shapes. Options for unconventional closets with extra high or slanted ceilings are also now available. All of this means improved performance that ultimately benefits you, the consumer.

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Apr. 8 2020

Small bathroom storage ideas

Small Bathroom Storage Ideas

Wear a mask. Stay in the house. Limit your shopping trips to only necessary excursions. With everyone stuck at home with limited opportunities to go out and buy supplies, we've all had to purchase our essentials in bigger quantities so that they'll last a long time. But what if you don't have a lot of storage space. Where do you put all that extra toilet paper when your bathroom is very small?

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Mar. 31 2020

TV stand and entertainment center

Multifunctional TV Stands and Entertainment Center Design Tips

With so many people confined to their homes for the duration of the COVID-19 outbreak, demand for in-home entertainment solutions is increasing. TV stands and entertainment centers have once again become a focal point of family activity. Want to upgrade to a new multifunctional built-in entertainment center? Here's what to look for.

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Mar. 26 2020

How to compare closet companies

Tips that Make it Easier to Work from Home

Try these tips to reorganize your space in ways that make it easier to work from home during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions.

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Mar. 17 2020

How to compare closet companies

How to Compare Closet Companies

10 important guidelines when selecting a closet company.

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Mar. 9 2020

Pantry Closet Ideas

Pantry Closet Ideas to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

6 unique pantry closet ideas to help you get organized and inspire your own creativity for kitchen storage.

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Mar. 3 2020

Spring cleaning your closet

Closet Cleaning Tips for Spring

Tips on how to super charge your entire spring-cleaning routine with a good closet clean-out.

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Feb. 24 2020

How to choose a closet designer

How to Choose a Closet Designer

7 tips when selecting someone to help design your next custom closet.

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Feb. 17 2020

Small closet ideas

Small Closet Organization Ideas

6 tips for maximizing storage in a tiny closet.

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Feb. 10 2020

Walk-in closet design ideas

Walk-In Closet Design Ideas that Make it Easy to Share

5 Simple tricks for dividing up a shared walk-in closet to keep both partners happy.

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Feb. 3 2020

Wardrobe closet ideas

Wardrobe Closet Ideas

5 clever ways to add more storage to your home using a new custom built-in closet.

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Jan. 27 2020

Cool walk-in closet is an attic loft

6 Super Cool Walk-In Closets

Get inspired by these designer closet ideas you can use for your own walk-in closet designs.

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Jan. 20 2020

Built-in home office desk with LED lights and window

5 Home Office Ideas You'll Love

Try these five simple ideas in your home office to maximize productivity and enjoyment when working from home.

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Jan. 13 2020

Woman putting on earrings in front of a closet mirror

Closet Mirrors

You've heard of using "smoke and mirrors" to create an illusion. Why not bring that magic into your own home? A good place to start is the closet. Adding closet mirrors to your bedroom closet can increase its functionality and appeal, taking the space to the next level. It can even add resale value when part of a new custom closet overhaul.

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Jan. 3 2020

Blue kitchen shows Color trends 2020 for interior design

Color Trends 2020

This year's interior color schemes are shaping up with remarkable beauty — like the Aurora Borealis against the night sky. Watch for a heavy dose of blue, along with greens, pinks, golds, reds, and grays. The Pantone Institute selected Classic Blue as the color of the year, suggestive of the sky at dusk. Other interior design trends add a full pallet of nature themed hues for 2020. Viewed together, they reflect the changing sky from dusk to dawn enhanced by the beauty of the arctic lights.

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