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22May

How to Maintain Post-Spring Clean Organization

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decluttering space saving solutions sarasota floridaThe post-Spring clean is so satisfying. Everything in your home is neatly organized, your floors and surfaces are sparkling clean, and your home just looks beautiful. In a few months, however, the Spring clean glow is likely to have faded. Slowly, our home returns to chaos, cluttered drawers, and dusty corners.

At More Space Place, we’re here to help you find a custom organization system that works year-round. For every area of your home, we can help you find an organization system that makes every day look like a post-Spring clean.

Closet Organization

A poorly designed closet can make staying organized difficult. Every person has unique storage needs when it comes to hanging space, drawers, and accessory storage. At More Space Place, we’ll work with you to design a custom closet perfect for your lifestyle. Personalize your closet with adjustable drawers, plenty of shelf space, and versatile closet accessories. We have custom closet add-ons such as jewelry drawers, shoe racks, built-in laundry baskets, and more! 

Pantry Organization

An organized pantry is more than just a pleasing sight. It can also streamline meal prep and encourage healthy habits. As you’re organizing your pantry, take stock of your storage needs. Do spices often end up shoved behind boxes of cereal? Are you finding forgotten cans of beans and stale snacks? With a custom pantry, we help you eliminate food waste and keep your pantry organized. Pullout baskets ensure that nothing ends up lost in the back of your pantry. Spice racks will make meals easy, fun, and delicious. Snack bins, custom shelving, and more will help you create the perfect pantry.

Laundry Room Organization

Doing laundry can be frustrating as-is, let alone doing laundry without the right storage or counter space. Make things easier on yourself! We can install custom shelving in your laundry room that will provide ample storage and counter space. Built-in hanging racks will give you the perfect place to hang clean clothes or hang wet clothes to dry. Contact our team today and we’ll help you create a stress-free custom laundry room.

Storage Solutions by More Space Place Sarasota

At More Space Place, we customize storage solutions to fit your exact needs. Whether you need a new pantry system, more closet space, or just want to upgrade your home, we can build it for you. Contact More Space Place today for a free in-home design consultation!

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24Apr

Closet Accessories To Install in Your Custom Closet

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At More Space Place, we understand that everyone has unique needs when it comes to creating the perfect storage system. That’s why our custom closets come equipped with numerous types of accessories! From customizable shoe racks to built-in laundry hampers, these custom closet additions will help life stay organized. Below, we’ve compiled some of our most convenient custom closet accessories!

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Give your jewelry the storage it deserves with a built-in jewelry drawer! A sleek, slim drawer with felt lining is the perfect way to keep your jewelry safe and organized. Never worry about losing an earring or getting your necklaces tangled again.

Shoe Storage

Your shoe collection could benefit from the right storage. From a full wall of shelving designed for your shoes to a discrete shoe rack, we can design a custom storage solution that showcases each pair of shoes that you own. Finding the perfect pair of shoes for your outfit has never been so easy.

Built-In Laundry Hamper

Keep your laundry organized and out of the way with a built-in laundry hamper! Not only will this accessory make sorting laundry easier, but a concealed laundry hamper will also save space and benefit the appearance of your closet.

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Custom Pull-Out Hanging Rods

Items like scarves and belts can be difficult to store properly. A custom hanging rod is a perfect solution! We can install a variety of pull-out hanging rod that make storing your accessories easy. With custom fixtures, you’ll have the perfect place to hang scarves, belts, and more. 

Ironing Rack

Never deal with struggling to set up your ironing board again. A convenient built-in laundry board can be added to your custom closet. Folding up neatly when not in use, this accessory won’t take up much space, but will make ironing so much simpler and faster. 

Create Your Dream Closet Today!

Looking for a custom storage solution built around your lifestyle? Contact us today! We’ll work with you to create a custom closet designed to your exact preferences and needs. With a variety of custom closet accessories perfect for a variety of storage needs, we’ll help you keep your life organized. 

18Apr

Creating a Custom Closet for Two

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custom closet sarasotaSharing a closet between two people can be a struggle, especially if you’re used to having a closet to yourself. To keep you organized and cut down on strife, we have a few tips and tricks! For the perfect closet, our experts can help you create a custom closet designed for two.

Set Sides

The first step in creating the perfect custom closet for two is setting clear sides. How much space does each person need? Designating racks and shelving for each person will guarantee that you both have the right kind of space available. Our design team can help you customize closet storage for your clothes and accessories.

Everything Has a Place

When separating space in your closet, it’s helpful to take note of your unique storage needs. From there, our team can create a storage solution tailored to your lifestyle. Accessories often get mixed up in closets, with drawers and dressers becoming a catch-all for various jewelry, spare change, and miscellaneous clutter. Give everything a designated, clear place with custom closet accessories and inserts!

Consider an Expansion

Is there simply not enough space in your closet for two people? No worries. Our team are experts at making the most out of any space. We can create a custom closet for you that fits far more storage into the same space as a regular closet. With smart drawers, personalized closet accessories, and more, we can help create your dream closet.

Make Laundry Easy

Many couples have different habits when it comes to doing laundry. While you might separate your laundry into dry-cleaning and color washes, your partner might throw everything into the same wash. To avoid shrunken sweaters and stained whites, we can install separate laundry hampers in your closet! With built-in laundry hampers, you’ll have enough room in your closet for two separate laundry bins that stay conveniently out of sight. 

Create a Dream Closet for Two!

Interested in a custom closet built around your lifestyle? We can help! With a variety of custom closet finishes, styles, and accessories, we can help you create a storage system perfect for you and your partner. Contact us today to get started!

20Mar

Small Custom Closet Ideas

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Not all homes have room for a walk-in closet. Not everyone needs a walk-in closet. If you’re seeking more storage space, the experts at More Space Place are happy to install a custom closet in any area of your home! Below, we’ve compiled some of our favorite ways to maximize the space, organization, and visual appeal of a smaller closet.

Sliding Doors

Using sliding doors for your closet will help you maximize space in your bedroom. Sliding doors take up less space, as they don’t swing inward or outward. Glass sliding doors are modern and sleek, while a dark wood sliding door offers a rustic aesthetic.

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Custom Shelving

At More Space Place, we understand that everyone has unique needs when it comes to closet storage. That’s why we’re dedicated to giving you a custom storage solution tailored around your lifestyle. Customize your shelving – the exact shape, size, and number of shelves that go into your closet. If you need more hanger space, less hanger space, smaller drawers, or more shelving, we can help you design the perfect closet.

Slide-Out Drawers

Slide-out drawers are a great way to add convenience and functional style to your closet. Slide-out drawers will make accessing all of your belongings easy! Rather than digging through dark cabinets, slide-out drawers allow you to see and grab all of your belongings easily.

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Jewelry Drawer

Do you struggle to keep your jewelry organized? Are your necklaces always tangled? Do you constantly have to search for the missing pair to your earrings? If so, a jewelry drawer might be perfect for your closet. A stylish, compact jewelry draw can fit into any closet, big or small.

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Shoe Rack

Give your shoes the perfect place with a built-in shoe rack. To save space, we can install a shoe rack at the floor of your closet. We can also create a vertical shoe rack that will keep your shoes neatly organized and free of clutter, without taking up too much space in your closet.

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Contact More Space Place Today!

To get started on a custom storage solution for your closet, contact the experts at More Space Place today! We’ll work with you to create a storage solution designed around your lifestyle and needs. We also have three convenient locations in Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte. Feel free to stop by any of our showrooms to view our various custom closet models!

08Feb

Closet Design Guide

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Designing your custom closet from More Space Place Sarasota is an exciting project to start! Our expert designers will work with you to understand what storage solutions you need and how to best achieve it with the space you have. Beyond new organization benefits, you’ll also have a stunning new design element in your home. With More Space Place Sarasota, you’ll have the option of customizing color, material, and finish! Learn more about your options for custom closets below!

Material

When it comes to the material of your new doors, drawers, shelves, and other closet elements, you have a few options to choose from! Wood is a popular choice as it brings natural, welcoming beauty to your space. Plus, it can be stained to any color or tone you like. We find many homeowners love the look of white-painted wood custom closets for a clean and classic look.custom closet sarasota

While wood is homey and classic, glass elements in your closet add a tone of modern elegance. When you have glass shelving doors, for example, you can opt for clear or frosted. Clear glass beautifully displays your belongings and makes them easy to find, while frosted hides them a bit more.

Accents

Drawers, doors, and shelves also come with knobs and handles! We don’t miss a detail when it comes to design, and even the material you use for these smaller elements plays a big role in the final look. Accent the rest of your design with material like gold or chrome.

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Light fixtures are another aspect easily overlooked, but they too bring cohesion to your final design. Perhaps you will go for a crystal chandelier or choose matte black lighting fixtures to match your knobs and handles. Choosing the right lighting not only sets the mood in your closet, but is a style statement on its own!

Let Us Help

At More Space Place Sarasota, our design experts are here to help you design a functional and gorgeous custom closet. Not only will you have beautiful storage, but you will add another beautiful design element to your home. Call us today and schedule a free, in-home design consultation!

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12Dec

New Year Organization with a Custom Closet

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Getting organized is a classic resolution for the New Year, which is right around the corner! Closets, in particular, are spaces we tend to cram full of belongings throughout the seasons. After all, they are the perfect place to hide away unsightly clutter. At More Space Place Sarasota, we think your closet is an especially easy starting point for your more organized year! If you find your closet filled to the brim and seemingly impossible to sift through, a custom closet might help you stay sorted beyond your January 1st decluttering spree. Below, we’ve highlighted some of the ways a custom closet can help you stay organized.

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Simply not having the space to organize your belongings can be a frustrating experience. When you don’t have the means to be organized, it’s entirely understandable why clutter may get a little out of hand. A custom closet transforms an ordinary four-walled closet into an expansive, efficient, storage solution. Now with the right tools, organizing will be a breeze!

Custom Closet Accessories

Instead of searching through a pile of shoes for your favorite pair, all of your shoes could be openly displayed on a shoe rack. Rather than rushing in the morning to assemble a put-together outfit, you can quickly glance through a closet customized for your lifestyle and wardrobe.

We love the idea of laying outfits ahead of time on a bench or hanging pieces together on a metal rod. Also, never fiddle with a tangled necklace again when you store them in jewelry drawers. With these timesavers, you can spend more time on your other resolutions, like going for a run or reading a new book!

Additional Storage

With extra hanging rods, more shelves, and more drawers, you simply have more storage to put things away. A great organization tip is to store away your seasonal clothing. The holidays won’t be around for another year, so your holiday sweaters don’t need to take up extra space! Instead, make room for the new items you are bound to gather over the next year.

Surprisingly, your floor is another space guaranteed to benefit from a custom closet! We all have that family member who tends to toss dirty clothes on the ground. With a custom closet that has a built-in space for laundry bins, keeping dirty clothes off the ground is even easier.

New Year, New Closet

A custom closet is the perfect way to make your space work for you and your lifestyle in the New Year. Contact our experts at More Space Place of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte today for a free in-home estimate!

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26Nov

Creating Your Dream Boutique Closet

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boutique custom walk in closetBoutique closets are elegant and trendy, the perfect way to turn your walk-in closet into a luxurious space that’s all your own. The dedicated design experts at More Space Place Sarasota will help you create a custom closet that exemplifies all the elegance and style of a high-end boutique. Below, we’ve compiled some of our favorite design touches for boutique-style closets!

Crown Molding

Crown molding is an understated design element, adding style and elegance to any room. Incorporating a simple crown molding on the ceiling of your closet will create a room that feels more grand and luxurious.

Sitting Area

For the ultimate boutique closet experience, room for sitting space is ideal. Create space in your walk-in closet for a comfortable, stylish armchair. With a lovely area in your closet to rest and relax, getting ready for the day goes from a chore to a delight.

Gold Accents

Gold accents will add a touch of style and luxury to your closet. Consider golden handles for your cabinets or gold paint along the sides. This subtle touch will give your closet a perfectly elegant vibe.

White Cabinets

White cabinets offer a bright, clean, and classic look for your closet. For the perfect blend of traditional and modern, opt for white-painted wood cabinets. White cabinets will become the ideal backdrop to display all your belongings.

Open Shelving

Open shelving is convenient, modern, and stylish. Open shelving will give your closet the aura of a high-end boutique shop. With open shelving, the contents of your closet double as decoration. These simple shelves also provide easier access to everything you need.

Create Your Dream Closet Today!

Are you ready to create your dream boutique-style custom closet? Get in touch with our design experts today! Contact us to schedule a free, in-home design consultation. Our closet designs are completely customized for your needs. We have three convenient locations in Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte.

 

18Jul

Organizing Shared Closets For Kids

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kids shared closet - Sarasota, Bradenton, Port CharlotteIf your home has more children than it does bedrooms, chances are your kiddos are sharing a room for the time being. With a shared bedroom also comes shared closet space. This can present its own set of challenges as you strive to provide each kid with their own space within the shared area. The experts at More Space Place of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte can help you navigate this tricky situation, helping ensure you’re making the most of your kids’ shared closet and keeping things as organized as possible.

Start With A Clean Slate

The first thing we recommend is to do a complete closet cleanout. If you want to maintain a balance of space between your kids, it’s important to start with a clean slate. This is especially true if one child was previously occupying the room before the other got moved in, as they likely already had things in the closet. Kids also grow out of clothes and toys so quickly that chances are there are a lot of things in there that aren’t being used anymore. Setting aside some time one day to take everything out of the closet, go through it, and get rid of things your kids no longer use will start this arrangement out on the right foot.

Divide The Space

Once you have everything moved out of the closet and pared down to what will be going back in, you can figure out a way to divide the space between your kids in a way that’s fair. If there’s a big height difference, maybe the taller child can use the higher shelves and the lower shelves can be designated space for the shorter sibling. Another option is to just divvy up the space down the middle. Of course, the layout of the closet will determine some of this, and each situation will be different. The main objective will be to just make sure each kid feels like they have their own fair share of the closet space to use for their things.

Organize & Store

The final step in creating an effective shared closet space for your kids is to have them help organize their things once the space is ready to be filled. They can arrange things the way they like, which will also help ensure they know where everything goes. This can also be a good way to get them in the habit of maintaining a tidy space, making sure things get put away after they’re used. Kids are often on the go, and having their own designated closet space can be a great way to preserve some order for them.

Contact Us

To learn more about how we can help you enhance the storage and organization in your home, contact More Space Place today! You can also visit one of our convenient showrooms in Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte to see some of our products in person. If the closet setup you have now just doesn’t serve you the way you need, maybe it’s time to consider installing your own custom closet system. Whatever your needs are, we can help create the perfect solution for you!

 

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20Apr

Add Value to Your Home With a Custom Closet

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custom closet SarasotaNot only can a beautiful custom closet make your life easier, it can also be just the feature that helps you sell your home fast when the time comes. Think back to when you were looking for a new home and how closet space fit into your home-buying decision. Small, messy, disorganized closets often suggest to potential buyers that your home might not have enough closet space. It might be time to consider customizing your closets. More Space Place of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte is here to help!

Custom Features that Help You Organize

If you’ve ever thought about custom closets, maybe you’re familiar with features like shoe cubbies, tie racks, and adjustable shelving systems. Customizing your storage space ensures it works perfectly for your needs and your individual lifestyle. We’re always seeking out new designs and features to help make your life easier.

How Custom Closets Add Value to a Home

increase home value SarasotaThe average closet often turns into a dumping ground to hide and collect clutter from the rest of the house. However, if a potential homebuyer were to see a closet in this state, they might get the idea that the home doesn’t have sufficient closet space. A custom closet gives the impression that there is enough–or even extra–storage space in a home. They’ll feel confident that they’ll be able to store everything they need comfortably in an attractive way.

 

Consider having your closet professionally customized. Not only will you get to enjoy the many benefits of it, but it will also add value to your home if you ever plan to sell. Contact More Space Place of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte today for a free in-home estimate!

 

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19Mar

Organizing Your Handbags in Your Custom Closet

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Organizing Your Handbags in Your Custom Closet More Space Place SarasotaWhether you’re getting ready for work in the morning or for a night out on the town, finding the right outfit can be difficult when your closet is in a state of disarray. With More Space Place of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte, our custom closets can help you organize everything from your coats to your handbags, giving you back time and energy to dedicate to other things.

Protect Your Bags

Before storing your handbags, it is important to properly protect them to help prolong the longevity of your accessories. Stuffing your handbags with tissue paper, particularly larger ones, will help them to keep their shape and prevent unseemly wrinkles from developing over time.

When storing your purses you will also want to consider the use of dust bags. These protective cloth coverings will help to maintain the luster of your bags by keeping dust and other contaminants away from their surfaces. Dust bags will also help to protect beaded bags from being caught on other items when being removed from a shelf. They will similarly protect high-gloss bags from scuffing as a result of their sticky surfaces dragging across other handbags.

Organize By Size Or Color

Depending on your personal preference, organizing your bags by size or color will make them easy to find, and simple to sort through and select for an occasion. Whether you prefer locating a color first and then a size and style, or vice versa, both of these methods will allow you to find a handbag to fit your outfit and the event you are attending with little to no hassle.

Get Creative

There are so many ways to organize your handbags in a custom closet. You could choose to place them in a shelving unit, where they would be nice and visible for your perusal. You could also place them into individual cubbies to keep them separated from one another. A tall cubby could also be installed with individual hooks from which you could hang your handbags to help them maintain their shape.

Another great way to store your bags, especially smaller ones like clutches and wristlets, is to have space created in your custom closet to hold little baskets. These will help to keep your small bags organized and provide a level of protection from dust and debris.

If you’re ready to organize your closet and find a home for all of your handbags, then contact More Space Place today! We are located in Sarasota, Bradenton, and Port Charlotte, and we would love to talk with you about your design goals during a free, in-home consultation. We look forward to hearing from you!

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