If you're thinking of selling your home in 2014 or just want to ramp up your home value, it's important to educate yourself on which improvement projects will bring you the most return on your investment.
I have just finally completed a closet renovation in my house that will put all that disorganization of clothing chaos hopefully to bed. So whether, your renovation is big or small, I'm penning these eight tips to help guide and inspire you.
I do clean out my closet once a year, but it was now pretty obvious to me that I wasn't being hard enough on myself or my wardrobe. I knew if I could find an ally to help purge, I wouldn't be able to lie to myself anymore.
Apparently it might be bad Feng Shui to have an office in a closet (because it might be blocking positive or creative energy). Tell that to someone who lives in a smallish (yet expensive) Manhattan apartment.
Somehow, by default, I became the queen of laundry for my family, and that has meant that I have had to learn, and indulge, their individual shopping and storage styles, or what I lovingly refer to as their "clothes crazies."
As we go through the motions and figure out what works for our bodies as well as our closets, it's amazing how we -- by choice or not -- are part of the fashion world, a living, breathing, constantly evolving system.
Once I started folding and packing, I realized that I didn't have so much a closet but a portal to another dimension filled with infinite junk. A "Narnia" populated by at least 5 years' worth of bad judgment.