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After 5 Years, How Do Closet Butler Closets Hold Up?

Posted by Closet Butler on Jul 19, 2017 4:46:03 PM

This week, our client Nancy allowed us to take a few pictures in her home to show off how her Closet Butler closets held up over the years.

 

Here’s what we found along with her favorite functions in her pantry and multiple walk-ins.

 

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Topics: Custom Closet, Storage Solutions, Organization & Efficiency, Pantry

Garage Tiles: Good or Bad Investment?

Posted by Closet Butler on Jul 11, 2017 10:37:41 AM

Garage floor tiles can be a valuable investment when purchased carefully.

 

When it comes to remodeling your garage, one of the quickest upgrades can be adding floor tiles to cover unsightly concrete.

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Topics: Garage Storage, Garage, Materials

Rethinking Pantry Organization: Beautiful or Functional?

Posted by Closet Butler on Jul 6, 2017 2:17:59 PM

Do you prefer a visually appealing pantry or a functional one? Why not both?

 

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Topics: Storage Solutions, Organization & Efficiency, Pantry

3 Functional Closet Upgrades That Add Value

Posted by Closet Butler on Jun 13, 2017 3:27:13 PM


If you're looking for closet ideas to implement in your next closet redesign, look no further!

 

There are 3 incredibly functional aspects of closet upgrades that have now become "needs" rather than "wants" when we're designing closets for our clients homes. 

 

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Topics: Custom Closet, Storage Solutions, Organization & Efficiency, Trending

Closet Anatomy: Where to hang coats

Posted by Closet Butler on May 18, 2017 1:42:00 PM


 

Storing coats shouldn't be a tough ordeal. According to Marie Kondo's "The Life-changing magic of tidying- up," there is a correct way to hang your clothes...

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What's Trending for Closets in 2017? The Answer Might Surprise You

Posted by Closet Butler on Apr 13, 2017 4:14:31 PM

When you’re looking at photos and catalogs for closet inspiration and thinking about your closet renovation, a common question comes up — “what’s everyone else doing?” and “what’s trending?”

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Topics: Custom Closet, Trending

10 Hacks to Get the Most out of Your Laundry Room

Posted by Closet Butler on Feb 13, 2017 4:11:47 PM

Photo by Decorpad.com

 

Your efficient Laundry Room is just a few hacks away! Continue reading to learn our cost effective tips on how to make the most out of your Laundry space starting today.

 

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Topics: Organization & Efficiency, Laundry Rooms

Fast Fashion: Bad for your Closet and your Wallet

Posted by Closet Butler on Jan 5, 2017 12:21:35 PM

The Fashion Struggle is Real

With the recent rise of Fast Fashion, we've become more and more accustomed to buying "trendy" clothing for cheap and feel less remorse about tossing it after a few months. After all, it's out of style and of poor quality anyway. People become unhappy with their current wardrobe and end up not wearing the majority of what's in their closet. So what is this phenomenon of Fast Fashion?

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Topics: Organization & Efficiency, Materials

Why it’s Crucial to Buy Closet Materials from a Reputable Manufacturer

Posted by Closet Butler on Dec 16, 2016 3:40:43 PM

In March 2015, an episode of 60 Minutes hosted by Anderson Cooper uncovered excessive formaldehyde levels in laminate flooring from popular manufacture Lumber Liquidators. The particle board used for the laminate flooring failed to meet U.S. industry standards. Although Lumber Liquidators is a U.S. company, its particle boards and laminate flooring are made in China, where it did not uphold the industry and safety standards that we expect in the U.S and by California Air Resource Board (CARB) for formaldehyde levels.

 

The result? Thousands of customers were exposed to potentially dangerous materials in their homes --- putting themselves and their children at risk.

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Topics: Insider, Materials, Manufacturers

Upgrade Your Garage With Custom Cabinets

Posted by Closet Butler on Nov 11, 2016 3:40:10 PM

Don’t wait until spring to clean and organize your home. In the fall we transition from outdoor to indoor activities. This makes for the perfect time to re-organize the outside and inside of your home --- starting with your garage.

 

One of the quickest and valuable upgrades you can make in your home is to install custom cabinets in your garage. Installing cabinets in your garage makes it easy to de-clutter, safely store tools, and prioritize what belongs in your garage.

 

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Topics: Custom Closet, Storage Solutions, Garage Storage, Garage