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The Closet Works Wins Best Of Philly For Best Pantry Design

The Closet Works Wins Best Of Philly For Best Pantry Design

The Closet Works is proud to announce that it has won Best of Philly for Best Pantry Design in the Helpers and Fixers category. The annual Best of Philly awards, presented by the editors of Philadelphia magazine, showcase businesses who are innovative, talented and the very best in their field. We are humbled and honored to be listed with other top Philadelphia-based companies this year.

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Closet Ideas For The Home Buyer And Seller

Closet Ideas For The Home Buyer And Seller

According to realtors, a common concern for potential home buyers is ensuring that there is a sufficient amount of closet space to hold all of their belongings. Having an understanding of your storage needs (what items you plan to store and how you like them organized) will ensure that your new space is not only maximized, but in a manner that is best suited for your everyday needs.

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6 Ways Organizing Your Home Improves Your Life

6 Ways Organizing Your Home Improves Your Life

An organized home creates a positive atmosphere that filters through almost every aspect of life. When your home is in order, it can boost your health and relationships. It boils down to reducing stress. That’s why tidiness is such a healthy thing. While the points below may seem overblown, effective organization does play an essential role in improving your daily life. So read on to learn how and reap the benefits! Here are some of the numerous benefits that you can expect from being organized….

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Simple Tips for Taking Good Care of Your Clothes

Simple Tips for Taking Good Care of Your Clothes

The impact of a beautifully organized custom closet diminishes if the clothes you store in it are stained, have lost their shape or are pilling like crazy. Building a solid wardrobe of quality clothes that you like to wear (and make you feel good!) is a long-term commitment. But high-quality garments are only worth the investment if you take care of them the right way.

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Guests Will Be Here in 20 Minutes! Tackle Last-Minute Clutter

Guests Will Be Here in 20 Minutes! Tackle Last-Minute Clutter

When the holidays hit, even the most organized people can easily get overwhelmed with all there is to do. You can make lists and keep a calendar to stay on track, but it’s still tough to keep your house organized through the baking, gift-wrapping and cooking—not to mention most people take on these tasks while balancing all sorts of holiday-related events.

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Your Holiday Organization Checklist

Your Holiday Organization Checklist

The holiday season is right around the corner, which means it’s time to begin thinking about shopping, cooking, event planning and even some merrymaking. To help you get organized (and stay sane) so you can focus on celebrating with friends and family rather than stressing over tasks, we’ve put together some tips.

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5 Ways to Help Your Kids Build Good Organization Skills

5 Ways to Help Your Kids Build Good Organization Skills

Now that you’ve settled into a summer routine with your kids, we’ve got some bad news: The school year starts in just a few weeks! If the beginning of the school year is hectic for you and your family (like most of us), now’s the time to consider ways you can make the transition from summer to school a bit easier. Helping your kids get organized will help them do well at school and at home—and staying on top of homework, chores and their toys…

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Declutter In A Snap: 9 Simple Ideas To Thin Out Your Closet

Declutter In A Snap: 9 Simple Ideas To Thin Out Your Closet

The idea of decluttering your entire walk-in or reach-in closet might feel overwhelming. You know there are clothes lurking in the corners of your closet that you haven’t touched in months—maybe even years. There are extra hangers crowding your closet rod and each time you rummage through your drawers for a fresh pair of socks, you inevitably pull out one or two orphans or a pair worn thin. Before you take on cleaning out your entire closet, which, we admit, does take a chunk of…

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How to (Safely) Get Rid of Old Tech Clutter

How to (Safely) Get Rid of Old Tech Clutter

I recently got a new phone but wasn’t ready to part with the old one yet—just in case. You never know when you’ll accidentally drop your phone and break it or expose it to moisture. When I went to stash my old phone in the drawer of my office desk, however, I discovered a few other tech relics of the past—including two other phones and an iPod.

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The 5 Myths Keeping You From Decluttering and Organizing Your Home

The 5 Myths Keeping You From Decluttering and Organizing Your Home

Sometimes getting started is the hardest part. If you’ve ever had a big project in front of you, or you’ve felt the desire to make a big change, you’ve felt this way. When it comes to keeping your home organized, it can feel daunting knowing you’ve got a lot of work ahead. But some of those ideas floating around in your head may also be unfounded. Understanding what’s fact and what’s fiction can help you look at a large task from a more realistic viewpoint—and…

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How to Stop Procrastinating & Stay Focused on Cleaning & Organizing

How to Stop Procrastinating & Stay Focused on Cleaning & Organizing

We’ve all felt this way before: You face what seems like an insurmountable pile of work before you—that big work project that’s got to be wrapped up by the end of the quarter, your reach-in closet that’s got boxes piled to the ceiling or your home office desk that’s covered with tax documents and bills. But rather than being motivated by the amount of work you’ve got to do, you just get overwhelmed. It just feels easier to keep putting it off.

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