Recently, the Merediths found themselves with a classic problem: They needed more closet space. The catch, however, was that they did not want to pare down their belongings or move walls to create a bigger closet.
We're excited to announce that California Closets® of First Coast and Central Coast Florida has opened a new showroom in Ponte Vedra, FL. It's perfect timing - right at the start of summer, so Jacksonville and Ponte Vedra residents can start planning their summer home improvement projects.
Our Chief Organization Officer Ginny Snook Scott takes you on a tour of the multi-purpose California Closets media center in her family room. She shows off her favorite features and her thinking behind the design.
Learn how you can: prepare for home improvement projects, organize your home office, get rid of your clutter and more! We also post special offers and events on our blog, so don't miss out - come visit us and let us know what you think.
Did you know that May is National Home Improvement Month? Investing in home improvement is important. Smart remodeling projects can increase the value of your house and refreshing your design and décor always feels great! Whether you’ve got a big or small home renovation in mind, it pays to be thorough and prepared. Design consultant Stephanie Scharr Bonini tells you how in five simple steps.
You've done the hard work of spring cleaning and decluttering. But now you're left with a pile of unwanted items. They're not exactly trash - in fact, they could be someone else's treasure. So what now? Our organizing expert Dan outlines the pros and cons of selling or donating your unwanted belongings via eBay, Craiglist, Goodwill or a garage sale - so you can decide which approach works best for you!
We've got a new blog - and it's full of organizing tips for you! From stress-free family vacations to organizing your home office, we've got expert tips to help you improve efficiency so you can relax and have fun. Visit our new blog: www.CaliforniaClosetsBlog.com.
Happy Administrative Professionals Day! In honor of the hardworking admins who keep so many of you organized and on track at work, we put together our top ten tips for organizing your home office so you can be just as productive at home.
Ginny, our chief organizing officer, applies her organizing prowess to all areas of her life. She's an avid traveler, so she has smart systems in place to make packing and traveling fun and efficient. Today she shares her top tips for a stress-free family vacation.
You know all the tricks in the book for neat storage, efficient systems and organized style. But do you know how to get organized in a way that’s healthy for the planet and your family? In honor of the 41st Earth Day, here are four green tips for the organizing guru.
Do you love your California Closets? Let us know how much by uploading a photo and description for our new contest and you could win organizing guru Peter Walsh's excellent organizing book and DVD, "It's All Too Much".
Do you love your California Closets? Let us know how much by uploading a photo and description to Flickr.com and you could win organizing guru Peter Walsh’s excellent organizing book and DVD, “It’s All Too Much”. Check out the contest details on our new blog.
Ginny reports from the final day of the fair and it's all about the chairs! From fluffy and luxurious to sleek and modern, there were so many designs that commanded attention. Take a look at the selection: Which ones are gorgeous to look at but aren't so practical, and which ones look like you could sit down and never want to get up? Let us know what you think!
Ginny's shares her photos from the 2011 Milan Furniture Fair, with an emphasis on popular trends in contemporary design. Take a look and let us know which ones are your favorites! For real-time coverage of the fair, follow Ginny on Twitter at @caclosets.
Fashion and design are inextricably linked to human experiences and emotions. This year, I'm seeing trends at the Milan Furniture Fair that reflect how many of us are dealing with troubling economic times - understated and simple approaches with a burst of hopeful color.
I'm recovering from an amazing first day at the Milan Furniture Fair! The event is huge and there's a lot of ground to cover. I started with the contemporary design exhibits and noticed some interesting design trends related to depth, textures, and colors. Check out my observations and photos!
Our chief organization officer Ginny Snook Scott arrived this morning in Italy - for the world-renowned Milan Furniture Fair. She'll be tweeting and blogging throughout the week, highlighting the most exciting trends in furniture design, from finishes and colors to accessories and cabinetry.
Have you ever started off the day organized and then got thrown off by navigating the clutter in your closet to pick your outfit? Organizing expert Heather Bishop to the rescue! She shares her top tips for taming the closet chaos by organizing shoes, sweaters, belts and scarves.