Building a bedroom closet. It does not take a professional to build a closet only a willingness to set aside some time and have access to both hand tools and basic power tools.
This works well in either an adult s bedroom or a child s bedroom.
Building a closet in a bedroom. I painted the walls of the bedroom and the closet the drywall needs two coats. Once the room and closet was painted it was time to design and build the shelves for the closet. When building a closet it is important to follow your local building code requirements.
First of all determine whether you have the extra room to built a closet. Build a closet yourself following these illustrated step by step techniques including wall framing paneling and finishing. Extra closet space adds value to your home and makes bedrooms a great deal more livable.
The standard minimum depth for a reach in closet is 24 but a closet intended to store coats or other bulky hanging items may need to be as deep as 28. You could say a private bed room without a closet is no bedroom at all. If you add extra height to the bed you can get two rows of drawers under a bed area.
Need more closet space. If you have adequate floor space and some basic carpentry skills you can build a closet in a bedroom guest room den or hallway that will look like it has been there all along. When you build a closet in a small bedroom you can add storage space by building a platform bed with storage drawers to place folded clothes.
The following day is when i got to work. Then the storage space it represents becomes a valuable asset. A closet is often the most under appreciated room in a house until you need one.
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