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

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

Posts

Blog Calendar

SuMoTuWeThFrSa
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   





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