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From Attic Clutter to Walk-In Closet Bliss

Design consultant Nichole Goulet helped her client transform her home office into the walk-in closet she had always dreamed of.

The best part? Her mornings of searching through various closets (including the attic!) to put her outfits together were over!

She loves her new closet and we bet you will too.

The Top 5 Habits of Organized People

Organization isn't a natural gift. It's a practice.

And there are some habits that organized people practice all of the time - that's how they stay organized! So, if you still struggle with clutter or aspire to be more organized, adapt these five habits in your life and see how things change!

Before & After: Serenity for Parents of Twin Toddlers

When design consultant Karen Petraschuk met Sherri, she realized that the busy mother of twins needed a custom master bedroom closet to move from stress and frustration to peace and serenity.

Check out this before and after story that has helped Sherri and her family get organized!

Garage Makeover Before

Before & After: Solving the Garage Clutter Problem

Debbie and Fred had California Closets installed in their master bedroom of their new house and quickly realized that there was another room in desperate need of organization: the garage.

It was becoming a clutter magnet, with disorganized piles of tools, sports equipment and more. Design consultant LiShelle Putnam quickly helped them identify their problem areas and come up with custom solutions. The results were fantastic. See for yourself!

Year in Review: Our Top 7 Posts of 2011

It's been a full year for us at the California Closets blog, posting lots of articles with organizing tips and home design inspiration. We're looking forward to a fantastic 2012, sharing before and after stories of custom closet transformations, offering more home organizing tips, and featuring design and fashion trends.

Here were our readers' favorite posts of 2011. Enjoy and happy new year!

2012 calendar

How to Stay Organized in 2012

With the new year, you've no doubt starting setting intentions or making resolutions for 2012.

Are you thinking about how to get more organized? Do you want to spend more time with family and friends and less time dealing with stressful clutter? Do you finally want that dream closet, organized perfectly to fit your needs?

We've pulled together the best of our 2011 organizing tips and advice to get you started with a fresh slate this year.

Exorcising the Ghosts of Halloween Past

Is your collection of Halloween costumes reaching frightening levels? Is your closet or attic bursting with hats, wigs, masks, capes and more?

Prevent costume clutter! Take Ashley Steyaert's organizing advice so that next year's costume search can be quick and easy! Check out her tips for Halloween organizing that won't give you nightmares.

Cluttered Unsightly Garage Before

Before and After: From Hillside Eyesore to Gorgeous Garage

Get inspired by this makeover success story in our client's Santa Barbara home! She needed a custom solution for her dysfunctional garage. Design consultant Nicole Kypreos helped her create a beautiful and functional space with unique accessories for each storage need.

1. Large clutter-free countertop.

Stephanie's Top Five Office Design Tips

September is just around the corner and we all know what that means: back to school time! Having a functional home office space is important to keeping the entire family organized. Design consultant Stephanie Scharr Bonini shares her top five office design tips.

California Closets basement makeover - before

Before & After: From "Wreck" Room to Fun Family Room

Can a cluttered and toy-filled basement become a true family room? Or is it destined to be a "wreck" room instead of a rec room? Take a look at this wonderful transformation that helped the Roberts enjoy their family room again!

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