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The Anatomy of a Perfect Pantry

Whether you have a large or small space to work with, a well-organized and stocked pantry can make life easier.

The key to good pantry design is to create zones - this makes ingredients and tools easy to find, use and put back. Follow our five tips and you'll have a perfect pantry.

How to Create Perfect Storage When You Don't Have Closets

What do you do when you don’t have enough – or any – closets?

This before-and-after transformation from our California Closets Toronto team shows how a custom wall unit design can create perfect storage!

The 3 Best Ways to Organize for Summer

It’s June and summer is here! Summer is the time of year that has a different pace and different priorities. So, are you ready to get organized?

Enjoy fun in the sun with these helpful home organization tips!

The 7 Secrets to Smart Organizing

Our chief design officer Ginny has been designing custom storage systems at California Closets for over twenty years and in that time she's figured out some of the best ways to get and stay organized.

These simple steps go a long way - try them out and let us know what you think!

How to Make the Most of the House You Have

If you’re thinking of remodeling or upgrading your home – you’re not alone. 2012 is expected to be the strongest year since 2006 for home remodeling.

These simple ideas will help you upgrade your home for more organization and enjoyment – and boost the value if you ever decide to sell!

Home Organization: 5 Tips for 5 Rooms

Do you ever wonder where to start when it comes to home organization? Sometimes tackling your whole house at one time is way too much to handle. 

These simple measures have a big impact, and once they’re completed you can move on to the next round of organizing!

The Best Three Apps for Home Improvement

If you’re handy with a smart phone, iPad or digital camera, then you can really take home remodeling projects to the next level. Here are a few of design expert Stephanie Scharr Bonini’s personal favorites with an idea or two of how you can use them on your next project!

How to Declutter When You're Feeling Sentimental

Getting rid of stuff isn't easy. If you’re sentimental about your belongings, you’re not alone. 

  • In a recent California Closets survey, 53% of those polled said they were sentimentalists. They have a hard time letting go of anything memorable, from concert tickets to kids’ art projects to favorite clothing items that don’t fit anymore.

Decluttering can definitely be emotional if you’re sentimental, but sometimes you need to be practical. Here’s how: How to Declutter When You're Feeling Sentimental.

Home Improvement Tips: Kitchen & Closet Storage

May is National Home Improvement Month, so it’s the perfect time to plan upgrades for your house.

If you're ready to make some improvements that will also increase the value of your home, start with improved pantry storage and closet organization:

Learn more about design and organization on the California Closets blog!

May is National Home Improvement Month!

It's the perfect time for you to organize and upgrade your home to increase its value! We're here to help with expert tips on our blog so you can make the most of National Home Improvement Month: