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.