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Q&A with Ginny: Color Trends

Our chief design officer Ginny Snook Scott is an expert in organizing your home with style and personality.

The terrific thing about color is that you can organize and decorate with the trends, while still leaving room to update and upgrade later!

We interviewed Ginny about the biggest color trends that are influencing our custom closet designs this fall.

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Living The Good Life: Using Design To Create Luxury

We need our homes to match how we feel inside. Coming home and enjoying the trimmings and trappings of a desirable lifestyle starts with design.

Walking into a closet that is cluttered and stacked to the rafters with things you don't need or use is no way to live.

Create a sense of luxury in your closet design with these tips from our design expert Ginny Snook Scott.

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5 Tips for a Greener Laundry Room

What you do in your laundry room has a big impact on the planet -- and your clothes.

So how can you change things up to reduce wear and tear on your clothes, save energy and protect the environment?

Here are our top five tips for a greener laundry room!

How to Create Storage with Stairs & Angles

If you've ever struggled with odd spaces, angled ceilings or the feeling that you're running out of room for any more storage, we feel your pain.

That's why we want to share three examples of how you can design custom storage even in unique or troublesome spaces - like attics and stairways.

How to Create a Walk-In Closet that Feels Like a Boutique

More and more, our clients want their custom closets to be more than just storage. They want gorgeous closets, comfy boudoirs, and closets that look like their own private boutiques.

Kate Cullen, design consultant from California Closets Twin Cities, created another stunning example of a boutique walk-in closet that demonstrates how to combine smart organization, functional storage and stylish design.

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 by simplifying meal preparation and school lunch packing, as well as making cooking more enjoyable.

But what does the perfect pantry look like?

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

What do you do when you don't have enough - or any - closets?

Check out this before and after transformation from our California Closets Toronto team to see 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! Soon the kids will be out of school and we'll be right in the midst of hot days, summer barbecues, sleepaway camp, and family vacations.

Summer is the time of year that has a different pace and different priorities. So, are you ready to get organized?

Here are the top three steps to take to get organized this summer!

The 7 Secrets to Smart Organizing

I've been designing custom storage systems at California Closets for over twenty years and in that time I've figured out some of the best ways to get and stay organized. These simple steps go a long way.

Here are my 7 secrets to smart organizing!

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. At California Closets, we’re seeing a lot of investment in remodeling projects, with an increasing desire for multi-functional spaces.

Here are some simple ideas for upgrading your home for more organization and enjoyment - while still boosting the value if you ever decide to sell!

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