Saturday, February 5, 2011

"C" is for Closet

A closet makeover for the kids.


Making better use of the space in the kids closet by adding shelves and a proper hanging rod.

Nothing fancy, but totally functional.

Here were are before:



After making some shelves and adding a new hanging rod we have:


And the "hanging rod" before:


Seriously where do you find something like that?

And the new, oh-so-standard, wooden hanging rod:


Here's the space before:


And during the shelf construction:
(I used 1x3 furring strips, mounted to the studs with 2" screws and liquid nails and some scrap 1x12's for the shelves.)


How about this awful corner up top before:


Can we have a shelf please?


Another look:


Total cost, about $7.  Worth every penny.