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Using the 80/20 Rule in Closet Design

Using the 80/20 Rule in Closet Design

So, you’re designing a new closet (or even just reorganizing your current one). Congratulations! This is a huge opportunity to re-frame the way you think about your wardrobe. You may have heard of the 80/20 rule. It’s often applied to a lot of large-scale business situations—20% of

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Workplace Woes: How Do I Hide My Home Office?

Workplace Woes: How Do I Hide My Home Office?

It’s one of our most frequently asked questions: How do I hide my home office? It seems a lot of folks feel that a home office should be used but not seen. It should be functional, but not distracting. It should be a place to focus, not a

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Preparing for Your Dream Closet: 10 Questions to Ask Before Getting Started

Preparing for Your Dream Closet: 10 Questions to Ask Before Getting Started

If you think about it, the idea that success requires preparation is built into every aspect of our society. It’s why we practice before job interviews. It’s why we conduct fire drills. It’s why Olympic athletes work, train, and become the Final Five. It’s also why we

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How to Maximize Space in Odd-Shaped Closets

How to Maximize Space in Odd-Shaped Closets

If closet organization professionals were to gather around a campfire and tell scary stories, we guarantee that at least some of those tales would be about nightmare closets—a.k.a. spaces that are known for being strangely shaped and extra-challenging to organize. But at Strickland’s Closets & Home Organization,

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Linen Closets: Organizing Do’s and Don’ts

Linen Closets: Organizing Do’s and Don’ts

When it comes to linen closets, many people have a can’t live with ‘em, can’t live without ‘em attitude. And it’s no wonder, since linen closets are prone to disorganization and why-can’t-I-find-matching-sheets frustration. But we think the poor linen closet doesn’t get a fair shake—which is why

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If the Shoe Fits: Everything You Need to Know About Closet Shoe Storage

If the Shoe Fits: Everything You Need to Know About Closet Shoe Storage

If there’s one thing we learned from the story of Cinderella, it’s that a new pair of shoes can be life-changing. And if there’s one thing we’ve learned from our 20 years of closet experience, it’s that the right closet shoe storage can change a shoe lover’s

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How to Organize Collections with Custom Cabinetry

How to Organize Collections with Custom Cabinetry

As any dedicated collector knows, a treasured collection is more than just a hobby—it’s a long-term relationship. So why not show off that part of your personality by displaying your collection for the whole world to see? Because we fully support your collection commitment, we’ve gathered a

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An Organized Craft Room: How to Create the Perfect Creative Space

An Organized Craft Room: How to Create the Perfect Creative Space

Virginia Woolf famously said “A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.” That’s why we like to think that the ever-popular craft room would get the stamp of approval from Virginia herself. The craft room is a space

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Building a House? Don’t Forget These 10 Organization Must-Haves

Building a House? Don’t Forget These 10 Organization Must-Haves

  Just as baking from scratch yields the tastiest of dishes, building a home from scratch gives you all kinds of opportunities to make it the best house imaginable. If you’re lucky enough to have a say in building your house, we’ve got a few ideas on

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Organizing Ideas for Your Custom Home Library

Organizing Ideas for Your Custom Home Library

If there’s one thing we know about book lovers, it’s that the words “custom home library” are sure to spark some interest. Because the only thing better than books and reading is having a room dedicated to both. And if you can customize everything from the shelving

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