Closet space is the common need in every home and every home buyer looks for ample storage space when they search for a new home. If you have outgrown your closets or your house is older and simply doesn’t have enough or any at all (not uncommon in older homes!) you will need to find ways to add a closet to your home. There are many options for you to add a closet and finding a great custom closet company in Makefield is a great way to start.
You can purchase a freestanding wardrobe, build a wardrobe, have an open closet, frame out a new closet or create a new one altogether. Whichever you choose depends upon the amount of space you can afford, the amount of money you can spend and whether or not you need a permanent or temporary solution.
A freestanding wardrobe is a quick and easy solution to add closet space to your home. They can be real space savers and can be positioned against a wall as part of the furniture. If you are looking to add space to a spare bedroom or office space, a freestanding wardrobe is your best option. You can find vintage pieces or new ones depending on your style and budget.
Built in closets are a more permanent solution. They can be frame built, built behind a wall of doors or you can simply have cabinets installed into a room. These types of closets tend to make better use of available space than a freestanding wardrobe. There are many options available with a built in closet and it all depends on your storage needs and imagination creating maximum efficiency and a smart, on trend, open concept look.
Open closets are built using closet components but they are not enclosed by a wall or door. Open closets are commonly used in garages, craft rooms, playrooms, home offices, media centers and even bathrooms. There are many options for making an open concept closet and again, are only limited by your space and imagination.
You can add a closet in any “found” space in your home. Common areas can include under staircases, at the end of a kitchen cabinet run or in a wall that fronts a void, like an eave. Even taking an entire room, such as a spare bedroom, can be converted into a walk in closet and can turn back into a bedroom if you plan to sell the house. This is a great option if you don’t need the use of the spare room.
Framed closets are usually permanent and are designed to look like part of the house. Stud walls are erected from floor to ceiling, dry walled and painted. The opening is fitted with doors (or not).