7090 EasyClosets Stories
Houzz Tour: Couple Pares Down and Pumps Up the Style
A big transition from a large suburban house to a 1,200-square-foot urban condo is eased by good design
"bedrooms and closets; and create harmony between some of the traditional design details... built in closets and drawers. Cool, sleek design for a couple of empty nesters! Would... increasing closet space in master. A master bedroom does not need to be gigantic, just... chair. Closet space is much more important, IMHO. The trick in a smaller space is... sort of easy access on the other side of the wall? Or would the wall have to be trashed..."
What to Know Before Refinishing Your Floors
Learn costs and other important details about renewing a hardwood floor — and the one mistake you should avoid
"inside of a closet) or ask a professional floor refinisher to appraise the situation. You... in the closet, let it sit for about 3 minutes and used a greenie to scrub it down... not as easy as it looks! This article is about refinishing and the complexity depends... is an easy way to go. Lots of big spaces have been designed into home in the past... kitchen not easy to remove, even when using the special Rubio soap/cleaner which is advised..."
Choose the Right Doorknob for the Job
Your home's entire style may just turn on the right doorknob. These examples can help you select wisely
"on your closet doors. • You do not have to remodel the whole house to change out your... lot of closet doors. On the closet doors, which are louvered, and wider than regular... wasn't as easy as we thought it would be. We rarely specify knobs these days - it's... and hall closets. Turns out, I bruise my hands grabbing the levers. I guess I just do... kitchen has closet and exterior doors. Should those knobs match my cabinet hardware or..."
Simple Pleasures: A Room of Your Own
"Convert a closet? Build a small shed in the backyard? Once you have an idea of the space... office, a closet and anywhere else I can find. When in creative mode I switch from one... walk in closet has been built into a metal smithing studio with all walls dine in slat... bathroom & closet. Glad to see we aren't the only couple who can't sleep together but... glorified closet! My hubby promises to help me get my girl shed next year....cannot..."
15 Love Notes to Oddities of the Home
It can take time to fully appreciate a house, warts and all. Houzzers share examples of quirks they've learned to love
"lack of closets, the funky door handles that don't work quite right. The good news... appreciate how easy it is to change and renovate. I can even do it myself - just bought a... Mirrored closet doors - yes they are 'dated' but they are so convenient and they reflect... adjacent closet. A fresh coat of paint and nice accessories was all it took to bring... make that easy. Regardless, he and his wife have made the backyard the main focus of..."
11 Ways to Wake Up a Walk-in Pantry
Give everyday food storage some out-of-the-ordinary personality with charismatic color or other inspiring details
"walk-in or closet-style pantry and think, "I’m so uninspired"? Add some colorful character... allow easy access to the contents - no more standing on our heads to find something... walk-in or closet-style pantry and think, "I’m so uninspired"? Way to remind me that... were now easy to clean since I used a more washable paint than what the builder had... have a closet-style pantry that's white on white (white walls and white laminate shelving)..."
Guest Picks: Tools and Accessories for Inspired Spring Cleaning
You'll be happy to roll up your sleeves and get to work cleaning around the home with these accoutrements at the ready
"cleaning closet, as well as the rest of your home. Though I'll probably never have one... utility closet: ) But alas, the beauty of all great marketing is to sell that which... of the closet. Most of us love things that manage to be both beautiful and functional... nicely, is easy to shake out and does a great job in general of picking up everything... that were easy to grab off the big box store shelf or from the grocery isle. We mostly..."
3 Ways to Get Unstuck — About Organizing, Decorating, Whatever
Break out of the do-nothing rut to accomplish your goals, whether at home or in other parts of your life
"now: Your closets are overflowing — we're not even going to talk about the garage, and... becomes so easy when you write things down. I've noticed that when I mark off what I've... is so easy to be impatient. I make a weekly list for bigger projects, some things... cupboards, closets, etc. The good thing is we have 5 months and I know there will be several... their closet or their house, in an attempt to help them PURGE, and then organize..."
Building on a Budget? Think ‘Unfitted’
Prefab buildings and commercial fittings help cut the cost of housing and give you a space that’s more flexible
"cabinets, no closets — which is why I call the house “unfitted.” It’s an open space that... walk-in closet I would be able to store the step ladder in the closet or even use a... without closets or walls of kitchen cabinets, and am a fan of the style. As risris... walk-in closet but so far, in France it is armoires unless you build your own home... walk-in closets when search for a home to buy were, well, all I can say is would not..."
Houzz Tour: A 1905 Cottage Gets a Major Family Update
"(i.e., closets) within the interior and exterior structure, but work with what you... gutter). For easy up-keep & cleaner lines, replace the shrubbery and plants with symmetrical... down to easy fixes for me - mostly color issues. The do likes are great. what a beauty... bath and closet, building out above the kitchen. Period plumbing fixtures, Shaker-style... small closets, creating space for a sitting area. The bed and sofa are custom designs..."
The 25 Most Popular Photos Added to Houzz in 2013
See the newly uploaded images of kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms and more that Houzz users really fell for this year
"exteriors, closets and more. Which one grabs your attention most?... pantry closet. If I had it to do over again, I would do this in my kitchen instead... practical and easy to access what you need. Only one of these made it into any of my idea... jewelry closet and the ironing board cubby would make the top 25! I feel as though... California Closets created this completely custom-designed unit to separate and store..."
Houzz Call: What Home Collections Help You Feel Like a Kid Again?
Whether candy dispensers bring back sweet memories or toys take you back to childhood, we'd like to see your youthful collections
"in my closet and sift through my small collection of comic books and baseball cards... and it's easy to dust. I copied a picture of the collection and e-mailed it to my son... linen closet until I rotate them through for display. It definitely gets a smile... Her closet door is hung so thickly with bead necklaces, from top to bottom, the..."
Bathroom Storage: Where to Keep the Towels
"linen closet, only to make an appearance upon the arrival of visitors. Or, your hand... so so easy. Finding a good place for towels can be difficult in a room that is jam-packed... laundry closet. We are in the middle of a bathroom addition and this just came up.... they are easy to see... There are lots of options to do this in a decorative way when..."
12 Ways to Use a Good Old Armoire
"into the closets. Although my best advice is to "purge like mad," there are still things... when the closet just isn't doing it. -Stephanie, California Closets of New England... actual closet! When possible, we prefer to design entry spaces to accommodate armoires... standard coat closet. We believe that it creates a sense of more space in the room because... alone closet unit. The only place I have room for it is in my home office. I would..."
Great Utility Storage for Kitchens of All Sizes
Keep brooms, mops and cleansers neatly tucked away with rolling racks, hanging organizers, wall holders and more
"utility closet is one those megahardworking house components. Actually, it's what allows... makes it easy to port all your usual cleaning supplies around the house with you while... utility closet (part of the command center with "sort of pantry" on one side, UC on... they're easy to clean.Caution: If you're including utility storage in the food pantry..."