closet os logo
Call Toll Free: 866-521-4267
Live Life Above the Clutter
Serving Chicago IL, Northern & Central Illinois, Northwestern Indiana

 Subscribe

>> Blog Home

Tags

ribbon storage ideas closet organization tips man cave updates closet organization customer service angies list super service awards antique decorating trends multi-use office entryway shoe closet design tips craft storage room garage shelving walnut and burl inlay closet lighting,remote controlled closet lightin remote controlled lighting ambient lighting media storage solutions custom closets gift wrapping counter top Closets Magazine "Finding America's Best Rated Closets Companies" cedar backed closet utilize pantry space master organizer mudroom bright color home decorating ultimate garage garage cabinets shared closet organization designing with mirrors vintage garage design closet lighting organize shared closet space built in usb cable stations custom wall units gift bag storage spaces garage design home office design 2014 home decorating ideas Closets: Home Organzing System task lighting family activity area maximize closet storage spring closet cleaning office wall unit elegant prints fro home pre-built cabinets award winning garage vertical and horizontal storage space kids' closets gloss cabinet drawers Home and Garage Organization multi-functional mudroom design Home Organizing Tips boutique size walk in closet hiding wires with design closet organizing systems video closet master closet eliminate electronic cable clutter reduce clutter incandescent and compact fluorescent garage organization patterned glass and mirrored doors shoe closet attic storage ideas attic closet solutions bedroom wall unit closet os video custom storage solutions Top Shelf Industry Design Awards multifaceted office design master bedroom closet closet remodeling closet organization systems awards 2014 closet color trends organizing tips closet design multi-use office angie's list award organized closet challenging home organization solutions office organization closet os awards dressing room beautiful custom storage solutions pantry organization home office organization pantry storage options Closet Os Overview Closet Design Tips pullout media cabinets organized media center interior design trends multifaceted office space reach-in closets hiding fuse box in closet Chicago closet organizers reach in closets custom cabinets vanities closet mirrors gift wrapped storage station creative custom closet design designing around obstacles loset organization brass hardware pull out mirror reduce clutter in home Chicago closets makeup vanities mirror placement in design cordless lighting fixtures master closet design multi-functional office and storage custom garage design solutions cover up computer and lighting wires led contemporary closets comtemporary closet design reorganize clutter

Posts

Blog Calendar

SuMoTuWeThFrSa
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20
21
2223242526
2728293031  





Sign Up!
Closet OS Newsletter

 

Closet Organizing Systems Blog

How to Take 10 Walls and Make a Closet that is a Perfect 10!

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Most Walk in Closets are shaped like a square or rectangle – but not this one! Not only does this closet have ten walls – but also it needed to serve almost as many functions.  The clients wanted everything behind doors.  And they wanted the space to serve as a dressing area and a laundry/pressing area.  All designed to be in harmony with the rest of their décor. In order to make this happen – we had to involve engineering aspects hand-in-hand with design aspects.  Everything needed to flow just as much as it needed to function. 


As a result, we used several blind corner units.  We also provided cedar backing, which was attached to the walls.  Then we installed the structure of the closet without the doors and drawer fronts.  And we did this so we could be certain that everything fit perfectly.  We also scribed this closet to the ceiling and installed base molding for a true built-in look.

 

You see, we utilized some very high-end materials including walnut with burl inlays, patterned glass and mirrored doors.  A mistake of even an eighth of an inch would mean the door/drawer didn't fit properly – and then didn't function properly. And no one wanted that – so patience was an important aspect to this project. We located the pants presser and the laundry in a niche near the back of the space.  There’s also a three way mirror (with storage behind it) that serves double duty in its’ function and in making the space appear larger.

 
A chandelier further enhances these gorgeous materials, shedding light on one of the most beautiful custom storage solutions that we have created so far.  And our industry colleagues concur, because this project won a Top Shelf Design Award.


     
CUSTOM CLOSETS  |  OFFICE CABINETS  |  GARAGE CABINETS  |  LAUNDRY CABINETS  |  PANTRY CABINETS  |  ENTERTAINMENT CENTERS  |  AND MORE
WALK-IN CLOSETS | CLOSET DESIGN PROCESS | CLOSET INSTALLATIONCLOSET ORGANIZING TEAM | CLOSET TESTIMONIALS

Serving Chicago, IL - Northern & Central Illinois - Northwestern Indiana
Main Office-Showroom | 8N450 Tameling Court, Unit C, Bartlett, IL 60103

Call Us Today! 866-521-4267
© 2014 Closet Organizing Systems