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PROJECT | Closet

How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes

How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes

Unless you have an incredibly large closet, you'll want to maximize the space in it by storing out of season clothes and shoes either on upper shelves, under a bed or in another location. When the time comes to trade your summer clothes for your winter clothes (and vice versa), here's how to make the switch as easy and space-effective as possible. 

Time To Complete:
1 day
As shown:
$569.56
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How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Getting Started

Getting Started

Getting Started
Step 1: Clean It Out & Sort Into Piles
Step 1: Clean It Out & Sort Into Piles

Step 1: Clean It Out & Sort Into Piles

Step 2: Measure Your Space & Line Your Shelf

Step 2: Measure Your Space & Line Your Shelf

Step 2: Measure Your Space & Line Your Shelf
Step 3: Choose Containers To Maximize Vertical Space
Step 3: Choose Containers To Maximize Vertical Space

Step 3: Choose Containers To Maximize Vertical Space

Step 4: Repel Fabric-Damaging Pests

Step 4: Repel Fabric-Damaging Pests

Step 4: Repel Fabric-Damaging Pests
Step 5: Under Bed Storage
Step 5: Under Bed Storage

Step 5: Under Bed Storage

Step 6: Storing Hanging Clothes

Step 6: Storing Hanging Clothes

Step 6: Storing Hanging Clothes
Quick Tip: Save space by storing bulky garmets in vaccuum-sealed storage bags.
Step 7: Maintain The Shape
Step 7: Maintain The Shape

Step 7: Maintain The Shape

Step 8: Put Everything Away

Step 8: Put Everything Away

Step 8: Put Everything Away
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Materials:
Tape measure
Scissors
Shelf liner
Closet organizers
Shoe organizers
Storage containers
Hamper
Box for donations
Garment rack
Cedar blocks or balls
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P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Large Box Grey
$29.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Shirt Box Grey
$24.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Our Sweater Box
$6.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Our Shoe Box
$1.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Drop-Front Shoe Box Translucent
$7.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Cotton/PEVA Single Dress Bag Natural
$12.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Cotton/PEVA Single Suit Bag Natural
$9.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
elfa Mesh Start-A-Stack White
$129.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
elfa Medium Melamine Top White
$20.00
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QTY
29.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Large Box Grey
$29.99
15" x 20-1/8" x 11-3/8" h
24.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Shirt Box Grey
$24.99
11-1/8" x 15-1/8" x 6-1/2" h
6.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Our Sweater Box
$6.99
15-5/8" x 13-1/8" x 6-3/4" h
1.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Our Shoe Box
$1.99
13" x 7-1/2" x 4-1/4" h
7.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Drop-Front Shoe Box Translucent
$7.99
8-11/16" x 12-1/2" x 7-1/4" h
12.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Cotton/PEVA Single Dress Bag Natural
$12.99
24" x 54" h
9.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
Cotton/PEVA Single Suit Bag Natural
$9.99
24" x 42" h
129.99
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
elfa Mesh Start-A-Stack White
$129.99
18" x 21" x 29" h
20
P&V: How to Maximize Space by Storing Seasonal Clothes
elfa Medium Melamine Top White
$20.00
18" x 21" x 5/8" h
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How-To Guide

Getting Started

Getting Started

Getting Started
Step 1: Clean It Out & Sort Into Piles
Step 1: Clean It Out & Sort Into Piles

Step 1: Clean It Out & Sort Into Piles

Step 2: Measure Your Space & Line Your Shelf

Step 2: Measure Your Space & Line Your Shelf

Step 2: Measure Your Space & Line Your Shelf
Step 3: Choose Containers To Maximize Vertical Space
Step 3: Choose Containers To Maximize Vertical Space

Step 3: Choose Containers To Maximize Vertical Space

Step 4: Repel Fabric-Damaging Pests

Step 4: Repel Fabric-Damaging Pests

Step 4: Repel Fabric-Damaging Pests
Step 5: Under Bed Storage
Step 5: Under Bed Storage

Step 5: Under Bed Storage

Step 6: Storing Hanging Clothes

Step 6: Storing Hanging Clothes

Step 6: Storing Hanging Clothes
Quick Tip: Save space by storing bulky garmets in vaccuum-sealed storage bags.
Step 7: Maintain The Shape
Step 7: Maintain The Shape

Step 7: Maintain The Shape

Step 8: Put Everything Away

Step 8: Put Everything Away

Step 8: Put Everything Away
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