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Spring 2017

Need creative solutions for organizing and decluttering your home to save time and stress? Storage features real-life strategies for every room. Whether it’s conquering a chaotic closet or keeping a garage clean forever, Storage shows how to get the job done with problem-solving fixes, detailed floor plans, and innovative products.

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Meredith Corporation
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solutions: potting bench

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solutions: kids rooms

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the ultimate bathroom

A smart reimagining of a historic 1920s Charlotte bungalow transformed a small bedroom into a luxe master bathroom and closet. Rather than expanding the footprint of the original 2,200-square-foot home, the architect worked with the homeowners—and their deep knowledge of interior design— to maximize storage in the main-level closet and bathroom while adding living space in the attic. The remodeled home now boasts an extra 1,000 square feet, including a luxurious and smartly designed dressing area. The custom closet shows off in-season clothes and accessories, and stores out-of-season pieces out of sight. White wood, mirrored doors, and glass knobs add a crisp feel. Light, from one of the home’s 17 chandeliers, sparkles off the reflective surfaces. Natural-fiber baskets add texture to the neutral space and corral accessories. Deep drawers neatly contain bags…

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closet systems reference guide

COMPANY CALIFORNIA CLOSETS PRODUCT LINES/ MATERIALS Multiple product lines and finishes, including the Lago finishes inspired by Italian wood veneers. Design options and product line availability vary by location. PRICE Closet systems begin at $1,000; typical systems cost $1,500– $5,000 installed. HOW TO FIND Approximately 120 franchise locations worldwide. CONTACT 855/336-9590; californiaclosets.com COMPANY CLOSET FACTORY PRODUCT LINES/ MATERIALS Custom-design and install of floor-based closet systems in a variety of styles. Finishes include solid, textured, and wood-grain melamine plus a full selection of in-house stain and painted wood. Accessories include organization racks, decorative moldings, and embellishments. PRICE 8-foot reach-in closet starts at $1,000. HOW TO FIND Locations nationwide. CONTACT 800/838-7995; closetfactory.com COMPANY CLOSETMAID PRODUCT LINES/ MATERIALS ShelfTrack wire shelving and easyto- install vertical standards combine with snap-in-place brackets, bars, and shelves. Choose a preassembled allin- one organizer kit, or create a custom design from open stock. PRICE 8-foot reach-in closet: about $130. HOW…

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products: what to buy

Writer Chelsea Evers Photographer (4,6, and 8) Marty Baldwin…

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solutions: fun & games