'; Custom Closet Design

How to Maximize Your Closet Storage

How to Maximize Your Closet Storage

Your closets are overflowing with stuff and, believe it or not, it could contribute to your stress level. Yes, keeping your pants, dresses and tops organized and knowing where your belts and socks belong can make you feel frazzled and out of control—from the time you spend getting ready in the morning to trying to figure out what you’ll wear to dinner this weekend. Unfortunately, doubling the size of your closet may not be an option (though it may be a dream).

Read More
6 Ideas for Designing Your Custom Reach-in Closet

6 Ideas for Designing Your Custom Reach-in Closet

Reach-in closets are often found in older homes and smaller apartments, and can be almost anywhere in the house. Of course we would all love more storage space, but that’s not always an option. Typically, reach-in closets are outfitted with a simple rod and shelf for hanging clothes and some folded storage, but not much more. But even with the small space that a reach-in closet affords, you can turn it into a lean, mean storage machine with some clever design ideas. Need some help?

Read More
Shopping for a Custom Closet? Watch Out for These Warning Signs

Shopping for a Custom Closet? Watch Out for These Warning Signs

Making home improvement decisions can be stressful. The reason? Home improvements are investments that you and your family will likely see and use everyday. So if you’re shopping for a custom closet—a space that can be the difference between a tense morning routine and an easy, peaceful one, you want to make the right decision.

Read More
7 Unique Storage Options That’ll Transform Your Closet

7 Unique Storage Options That’ll Transform Your Closet

One of the biggest problems people have when they’re faced with limited closet storage is that, while pants, dresses, blouses and shirts might fit okay in your closet, it’s all the other stuff that’s hard to store. But when you choose a custom solution, there are suddenly ways to solve all of your storage needs, whether you’ve got space for a walk-in closet, a smaller reach-in closet or you’re opting for added storage by way of a wardrobe.

Read More
What is TFL and Why Are Custom Closets Built Using It?

What is TFL and Why Are Custom Closets Built Using It?

If you’ve begun your research on custom closets, you may have come across the acronym TFL. TFL stands for thermally fused laminate, and it’s what many of our products are made from because it’s more durable, attractive and cost efficient. In addition to TFL, The Closet Works also incorporates HPL (high-pressure laminate), natural stone, Corian and wood such as butcher block into our designs. What is TFL? TFL is a laminate product once known as thermally fused melamine or TFM. TFL is made from resin-saturated…

Read More
How to Get More Out of Your Wardrobe

How to Get More Out of Your Wardrobe

Take a look at your closet right now. There’s a good chance the space is overstuffed and disorganized, which can make getting ready in the morning downright dreadful. You might spend 10 minutes looking for the perfect outfit that shows your style and creativity and, after searching through your closet, you settle on an outfit you wore last week.

Read More
6 Closet Organization Problems (And How You Can Solve Them)

6 Closet Organization Problems (And How You Can Solve Them)

If you spend too much time each morning trying to pick out an outfit to wear to work and then struggle to find the right shoes, belt, jacket and earrings—you probably already know that your closet is disorganized. But did you know that a disorganized closet can create unnecessary stress and daily frustration in your life that you simply don’t need? Don’t worry, we’ve got some simple fixes to make the space where you store your clothes, shoes and accessories easier to navigate each morning,…

Read More
Transform Your Walk-in Closet into a Personal Boutique

Transform Your Walk-in Closet into a Personal Boutique

When you build a walk-in closet, the design possibilities are seemingly endless. Not only can a designer create a closet that gives your entire wardrobe—and anything else you need to store—its own space, you can also build a closet that goes beyond just a place to keep your clothes. You can showcase your clothes and accessories and create an inviting personal boutique.

Read More
How to Help the Man in Your Life Get—and Stay—Organized

How to Help the Man in Your Life Get—and Stay—Organized

It’s a simple fact (or at least it seems to be): Most men have a harder time staying organized than women—they’re not offended by clutter in the same way and, sometimes, they’d rather just take off their shoes and leave them in the middle of the mud room, living room, hallway, bedroom or bathroom.

Read More