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Cool Idea: Closet Case

If you were thorough with your Spring cleaning this year, you might have found yourself with a closet to spare. For some of us, storage space is at a premium, but others might just be short on work space. If you fit this profile, consider turning a spare closet into an office.
You can store your books and files on high shelves and then install a plywood shelf across the closet to serve as your desk. The greatest thing about this trick is that when guests arrive, you can easily shut your closet door to hide all that paperwork that inevitably piles up. If you already have a chair in the room which can serve as your desk chair, you're all set. And if not, you can store a folding chair under the desk to pull out when needed.

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sfbutterfly24 sfbutterfly24 9 years
I love love love this room!!! I so wish it was mine but then I would so have to get new stuff and I cant because I am saving up for a vacation the life of a grown up .
moss1080 moss1080 9 years
how do you run the electricity in there?
Bksuga Bksuga 9 years
I love this idea and the color scheme is so sex in the city lol
ccsugar ccsugar 9 years
In the house I grew up in, my parents did the same thing in one of the bedrooms. It was nice but it was also inconvienent to be one closet short.
katedavis katedavis 9 years
I have always wanted a desk closet!!! (Unfortunately we need all our current closet space.) And rabidmoon- I LOVE my SKRUVSTA, I hope you love yours too!
rabidmoon rabidmoon 9 years
That is the chair I am about to buy! IKEA makes it, its called SKRUVSTA. :)
nals33 nals33 9 years
Ahh!! It's super cuuuuute and efficient! I love the colors &the whole decorating scheme.
car0linee<3 car0linee<3 9 years
What a good idea, thats a pretty room also :)
Brendelwoman Brendelwoman 9 years
Agreed - love this room. The gray walls with the pink is grown up girly.
urban-chic-101 urban-chic-101 9 years
Such an adorable room... love it!
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