Linen closets are a great (and necessary) asset to a home, but they rely heavily on great organization. If your linen closet is small, you’ll definitely know this to be true. Even the smallest linen closet’s space can be maximized with clever organizing. But smart organization is just as important in larger linen closets, as well. A spacious closet can seem smaller than it truly is once you start piling everything into it without much thought to how you are using the space. And if your closet is visible through glass doors or open shelving, then it’s even more crucial to make sure you display everything in an attractive manner. Here are 10 tips and ideas for a better linen closet of many different shapes and sizes.
Just because a linen closet is considered “storage” doesn’t mean it can’t be pretty. This closet was wallpapered, painted and studded to make it as stylish as the rest of the home. Tutorial: One Kings Lane
If part of your closet is on display in open shelving, fold the towels nicely and include decorative accents alongside functional items such as lotion, bowls with extra soap, or apothecary jars filled with cotton balls or q-tips.
Smart planning and good organizational tools can make all the difference in building a better linen closet.