What makes a good closet?
An organized system.
Who makes a good closet?
With our assistance,
you design your own closets!!
By knowing what
your needs are.
If you are building a new home or
remodeling closets, consider these points:
1. Men need less
'long hanging' space than women.
2. Small children
usually have fewer shoes than teenagers.
Teenagers have fewer shoes than adults.
How many pairs of boots do the family members have?
and small children need more "shelf" space than adults.
4. Small children
need more 'drawer storage' than either teenagers or
NOW, take a good look at the closets
that you presently occupy.
1. How much long
hanging area will you be needing for dresses, slacks
Its a good idea to add a little extra just for those
unexpected trips to the mall,
or that up coming birthday or holiday present.
2. Count the number of shoes you will have when you move to your new organized
Will you box them, or keep them loose?
3. Look at your
foldable items, (jeans, sweat suits, sweaters) to determine
flat storage area you will need.
Keep in mind, the more shelving in a closet the less
space is available for hanging clothes.
4. Don't forget
ties and belts. How many of each do you own?
5. Will undergarments
be stored in the closet? If so, how many drawers will
This will determine the size and style of the basket
or drawers required.
6. Do you "rotate"
seasonal items between closets?
This may change your requirements for drawer or hanging
7. In your child's
closet, will you be storing books, toys and games as
well as clothing?
Will this new system adapt to the child's future needs?
Children grow !!!!
A organized closet:
"short" items (blouses, jackets), "medium" items
(skirts, slacks), as well as "long" (dresses, robes)
and "very long" (gowns).
The closets below show a typical
10 foot wide closet and then demonstrate Closet Maid's
improvements. Compare our efficiencies. These same efficiencies
also apply to Closet Maid MasterSuite Laminates.
Now that you've taken the first steps,
call us and our experienced staff can assist
you in this process. We can evaluate your storage requirements,
make recommendations and work with you to design
the right closet system for your needs.