Creating More Space In Your Cluttered Children’s Closets

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In a house where there are children, the need for proper organization is always a challenge. When you have an organized home, it makes it easier for you to carry out certain tasks with minimal time consumption since you don’t have to dig through clothes, books and toys before you can get what you want. If your children’s closets are free of clutter, it makes dressing them as easy as it can be. Listed below are some helpful ideas that will help you to create more space in your cluttered children’s closets and other areas of the home.

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Keep your children’s closet organized with these tips

Creative Shelving Ideas:

No matter how small the children’s closet might be, with a little bit of creativity, you can create functional and beautiful shelving within it to create more room for the children’s clothes, shoes, books and even toys. The closet should be divided in such a way that there are enclosing for clothes and accessories. For the items that do not need to be hung up with a hanger, the shelves become very useful since they can be folded and kept on the shelves. It could be out of season clothes, casual shirts and jeans. To make the closet more inviting, the doors can be removed and the wall behind the closet painted in a bright but complementing color.

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Organize with drawers and shelving

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Colorful closets ideas

Create More Space in Mudroom Closet:

In order to make the most of the closet in the mudroom, it should be designed in such a way that every inch of the space is functional. There should be specific spaces for the shoes, boots, coats, hats, keys and other accessories. In order to achieve good organization, every member of the household should have a particular storage space assigned to him or her.As the shoes go into the floor compartments, the hooks take care of the coats while the cabinet drawers and overhead compartments take care of the smaller items, sunglasses and hats.

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The mudroom is an ideal area to get your kids organized

Creating Storage Spaces in the Hallways:

In order to make the most of this arrangement, proper organization of the shoes should be followed. With a suitable shelving option created in the hallway, the shoes should be arranged in sizes and types. This way, it is easier to get the children’s shoes when they are needed.

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Hallways and closet ideas for your kids

Although creating more space in your cluttered children’s closets might be a daunting task, if you are finally able to adopt these creative strategies, you will achieve maximum satisfaction with the resulting clutter-free closets in your children’s rooms, the mudroom and even the hallway closets. The time to work towards clutter-free closets is now.

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Published by in Kids, on January 1st, 2013


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