Category Archives: Organization Tips

What Is a Butler’s Pantry?

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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

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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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Organizational Tips for the Holidays

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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

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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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Realistic Home Organization Tips for Busy Parents

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Being a parent is hard, but being an organized parent sometimes seems impossible. Not only are you juggling your problems, but you are also faced with those of the rest of your family. Maintaining your home is often the last thing you have the energy to deal with. However, coming home to a clean house is ecstasy at the end of a long day. Saint Louis Closet Co. is here … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Organization Tips

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As adults, we know the importance organization has in our day-to-day lives. Whether it is maintaining our calendar, showing up to appointments on time, or keeping our office space tidy, there is no denying that organization is vital to a successful and stress-free lifestyle. But where do we learn this skill? Where does it come from? Our foundational understanding of organization comes from our early childhood. It is rooted in … Continue reading

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How To Organize Your Walk-In Closet

How to Organize Your Walk-In Closet

Many variables accompany organizing your master bedroom and primary closets. While it seems like a simple “how to organize a walk-in closet” or “walk-in closet organizer” google search would answer all your questions, it might only raise more. Where should you put your tie and belt racks? Where should adjustable shoe shelves go? How do you conserve closet space? Don’t worry; Saint Louis Closet Co. is here to answer all … Continue reading

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