Recent Closets Articles

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Protecting Beer in Hot Weather

Posted by Chaya Kurtz | Jul 18, 2013

Well this is just about the most fascinating topic that I have written about. It all started this morning, when I was looking for interesting home improvement topics related to the...

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10 Tips for Organizing Closets

Posted by Chaya Kurtz | Apr 11, 2013

It's so fun to organize the closet! Just kidding. It's really hard, unless you are one of those people who just naturally loves organizing. In which case, you probably don't even need...

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Tips for Decluttering in 2013

Posted by Chaya Kurtz | Jan 13, 2013

It's about the time in January when the New Year's resolutions have been made, and subsequently broken. The resolution to stop smoking ended with that one cigarette. The resolution...

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13 Reasons to Clean Your Closet Today

Posted by Linda Merrill | Jun 30, 2011

Did you do your spring cleaning this year? While many of us don’t do a formal seasonal swap over of our clothes, that doesn’t mean that it isn’t a good idea to clean out the closet...


Closet Organization: The Right Hangers

Posted by Linda Merrill | Jun 13, 2011

We spend a lot of money on our clothes and our clothes closets, so it makes sense that we should pay attention to the types of clothes hangers we use. Not all hangers are created equal,...

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Keeping Your Clothes Closets Static-Free

Posted by Linda Merrill | Feb 22, 2011

Static cling has been known to be mildly embarrassing (think pants legs riding up) to downright mortifying (think clingy skirts or dresses riding up to indecent heights). To understand...

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Is a Closet System a Good Investment?

Posted by Cris Carl | Feb 14, 2011

If you have reached the point where you want to actively deal with whatever lurks in your closets, Jessica Waters of In Perfect Order has some good suggestions. Waters has run her organizing...

Storage Ideas that Raise Home Value

Posted by Linda Merrill | Oct 20, 2009

There are opportunities all around the house to create great looking and functional storage solutions that will also add dollars to your home's value. Lack of sufficient storage...