As a new year comes around, so begin the resolutions for starting out organized and prepared for success. You can begin by creating your own beautifully organized and dreamy walk-in closet with these simple steps.
With their first child on the way, singer-songwriter Jewel and her rodeo champion husband Ty Murray were ready to organize their home with custom California Closets. We designed three custom closets for the family that reflect the couple’s laidback charm. See them on our blog:
Do you have a lot of entertainment equipment that needs to be concealed? That doesn’t mean you have to settle for a boring design. The style and finishes you choose can turn a drab media center into a stylish display.
Check out Ashley's tips for personalizing your media center with your unique style and get inspiration from our photo gallery of media center designs.
Is your closet too small to share with your other half? Are your shoes all over the floor and there is just not enough room to get dressed in the morning?
Why not convert that unused bedroom you've been neglecting into a beautiful "boudoir"? Design consultant Sue Knox describes her recent work helping a client create a pretty, feminine space with a functional design. Is this your dream closet too?
It takes a very special kid to forgo presents on Christmas morning! Adults know that the holiday season is about more than giving gifts, but kids usually can't resist the excitement of brand new toys, games or clothes.
13-year-old Julia Hong had a different idea in mind for Christmas last year. She was determined to redesign her bedroom into a "big girl's room". And she knew exactly what she needed: California Closets.
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!
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!
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.
Expert design consultant Jessica Bakken is an amazing hostess - super organized and incredibly attuned to her guests' needs.
She shares her secrets with you in her holiday to-do list. Follow these steps and you'll be amazed at how organized and welcoming your home will feel to your guests! (And you'll get through the holidays with a lot less stress.)
Expert design consultant Leticia Pfeiffer spells out the five reasons your closet isn't working for you - and how to fix it so that your wardrobe is organized, accessible and well cared for. Try out her expert tips!