If you are thinking about bedroom remodeling, don’t forgot to consider upgrading the closet. The closet is an integral part of any bedroom, most homeowners use closets to store a variety of personal items such as clothes, shoes, bags, accessories, and hundreds of other items. Due to the sheer number of variety of items involved, keeping a closet organized can be a daunting task. This why adding organizational solutions for your closet is a good idea if you are thinking of renovating your bedroom.

Before calling in your contractor to work on your bedroom and your closet, there are a number of important things you should consider carefully. First of all, make a list of items you plan on storing in your closet. This will help you come up with organizational solutions that will help you store all of the items you listed efficiently. Next, you need to consider shelving and storage space. What type of shelving is suited to your specific needs? Are there other types of organizational accessories you should consider? If you own a lot of shoes for example, you will benefit from installing shoe racks and spaces that can store numerous shoeboxes.

Shelves 101

Adding shelves to your closet is a great way of increasing general-purpose space in your closet. Since shelves are flat, you can store almost anything in them. You can use them for folded clothes, hats or whatever irregularly shaped objects you have difficulty storing in drawers. If you are storing different, unrelated objects in your shelves, using shelf dividers is a great way of segregating your belongings. You should decide on the layout you can use for your shelves before calling in your contractor to start your bedroom remodeling project.

Miscellaneous Storage Organizers

Once your bedroom remodeling project has been completed, you may find yourself in need of extra storage. Aside from shelves, cabinets and racks, there are numerous storage organizers you can use in your closet. This can mean anything from baskets, bags, hampers, or even collapsible bins. The good thing about these little storage items is that you can move them around at need. If you are using collapsible bins, you can take them out when you need extra storage or to help with spring cleaning. If you want more space to move around, simply fold them up and tuck them in a safe place. Boxes and baskets great for storing a wide variety of items such as important documents, ties, belts, socks, and handkerchiefs.

The key to organizing your closet is proper planning. Make sure that you are familiar with all of your needs. List them down carefully so you can address each problem one by one and find a layout that will work with you. This way, you won’t have to rummage through a messy closet to find your favorite tie while running late for an important meeting.