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What Is a Butler’s Pantry?

butler's pantry

The butler’s pantry, a common feature of historic homes, is making a comeback. While regular pantries serve as a storage space, butler’s pantries can also be treated as an extension of the kitchen. Homebuyers and remodelers alike are placing this on their wish list, and it’s easy to see why. Read on to learn all about the butler’s pantry, from its origins to how it’s being used today! What Is … Continue reading

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Our 6 Expert Reach-in Closet Ideas

reach-in closet ideas

Reach-in closets, commonly found in the hallways and bedrooms of older homes, are perfect for a grab-and-go lifestyle. Luckily, this space can be tailored to your needs. Are you not sure where to start? Here are 6 ideas on how to organize a reach-in closet and create the functional space you need! What Is a Reach-in Closet? A reach-in closet is the most common type of closet. People can reach … Continue reading

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Why a Custom Closet Is the Perfect Holiday Gift

With the holidays approaching, it’s time to start thinking about the perfect gift for the people in your life. One option, in particular, stands out as being truly useful and memorable. A custom closet is the perfect holiday gift, and here are the reasons why! #1. Organization Reduces Stress Ideally, home is where you can rest and relax; however, clutter can take a toll on your mental health. Benefits of … Continue reading

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Closets for a Cause – Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots 2022

‘Tis the season of giving! Saint Louis Closet Co. is proud to once again partner with Toys for Tots Bridgeton, MO, and give back to our community. So far, we’ve donated $99,027.64 to local nonprofit organizations through Closets for a Cause! Continue reading to learn all about Toys for Tots and what they’re doing to help children nationwide. Toys for Tots The U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots … Continue reading

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Organizational Tips for the Holidays

holiday organization

With the holiday season right around the corner, it’s time to begin thinking about shopping, cooking, and event planning. If you’re starting to feel that seasonal stress kick-in, take a breath and grab your favorite hot beverage. Our experts have rounded up organizational tips for the holidays to help make your season merry and bright. Clean Out the Fridge and Freezer Take some time to organize your refrigerator and freezer. … Continue reading

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How to Organize Your Jewelry

Nicole Genovese

Storing and caring for your jewelry is a very big aspect of Saint Louis Closet Co. custom closets. Over 80% of our custom walk-in closets include jewelry systems, earring trays, necklace racks, and velvet-lined drawers. With the holidays approaching and jewelry on many people’s wish lists, we thought it would be fun to talk with our good friend Nicole Genovese about her background and how to organize jewelry and accessorize! … Continue reading

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Partnering With Professional Organizers

Professional Organizers

A 2010 study showed that women who described their living spaces as disorganized tended to have higher cortisol levels (a stress hormone). Prolonged elevated cortisol levels have been associated with anxiety and depression. Having a messy or disorganized space can also trick your brain into thinking that your overall life is in the same state, increasing the risk of depression and/or anxiety. Ultimately, organizing your space is a form of … Continue reading

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Closets for a Cause—Special Spaces

Donating to Special Spaces

We are excited to donate a portion of our October profits to Special Spaces through our giveback program, Closets for a Cause. Special Spaces is a nonprofit that creates dream bedroom makeovers for dependent children ages 2-19 battling cancer or within one year of treatment. Since 2011, Special Spaces has been operating in the St. Louis area, aiming to provide six to ten life-changing bedroom makeovers each year. Just this … Continue reading

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Closets for a Cause – Connections to Success

We are proud to be donating a portion of our sales this August to Connections to Success! This is made possible by our giveback program Closets for a Cause. So far, we’ve donated $91,914.64 to nonprofits in the St. Louis community! Continue reading to learn all about Connections to Success and what they’re doing to help those living in poverty. Connections to Success Founded in 1998, Connections to Success is … Continue reading

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