How to Create More Closet Space

If you love fashion and you buy a lot of clothes, the chances are you will have a closet that is bursting at the seams with all of your things. You might not have the room to buy a bigger wardrobe, and you might not be able to move to a larger house, so what can you do to get more space? Here are some handy ways to increase your storage space, now all you need to do is find a way to fund buying more clothes.

Extender Rods

One way you can create more space is to buy an extender rod. They usually hang on hooks from your existing rod and allows you to have another rod lower down. While this kind of storage solution is a good idea for hanging more clothes it does means that you won’t be able to have things in the bottom of your closet such as shoes or bags. On the plus side, it would provide you with more places to hide your Christmas and birthday presents from

Shelf Dividers

Shelf dividers are a good way to keep your clothes neat and tidy if you don’t have a chest of drawers. The dividers slip onto the shelf and allow you to keep things apart and also stops them from falling over. When trying to create more space, getting organised is important.

Adding Extra Hooks

A quick and easy way to add more space is to add hooks to the inside of your closet. That way, you can hang up clothes on hangers as well as belts and scarfs. If you have doors in your closet, you can also add hooks to the back of the door. You can screw them in or buy the ones that hang over the top of the door.

Dead Space

If you have a fitted closet, then you may well have dead space inside above the door. You can use this space to add hooks and keep your suitcases and bags. You will know where they are, but they won’t be taking up the valuable closet room.

Extending your bedroom

If you have tried all of the above, and each item of your clothing has been meticulously sorted out yet you still don’t have any space, perhaps you should consider something a little more drastic.. If you have fitted wardrobes, then there may be the scope to extend them further into the room or along the wall. There is also the possibility of extending your house slightly, into the roof perhaps or even into a double storey extension. When considering undertaking this kind of work you would need to speak to a qualified structural engineer London.

Stack Shoes

If you have a lot of shoes in your closet then finding space for them, all can be tricky. One solution is to have them stacked on racks that you can place in the bottom of your closet, or even hang them up at the side of the wardrobe. If all else fails, check out some other storage hacks to store spare shoes out of the way.