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How to Avoid Having a Messy Closet

It’s not ideal to have a messy closet. You will find it difficult to look for the clothes you need. You will also spend a lot of time organising it. If you’re already running late for work, it’s frustrating if you have to spend more time finding what you want to wear. A messy closet is easy to avoid. These tips could help you.

Be careful when removing clothes

Even if you’re rushing, you should still be cautious when removing the clothes that you’re going to use. You don’t want to mess things up and spend more time arranging them later. Worse, you don’t get back to fix the mess you created since you don’t have enough time.

Organise them properly

There’s no ideal way of organising your clothes. Some people prefer grouping them by colour to mix and match everything easily. Others want to group by purpose or occasion. Either way, the goal is to organise everything well. When you need to find what you want to wear, it’s easy for you. Returning the clothes to the right places would also be easy.

Take out everything you don’t need

Not all your clothes have to be in your closet. You can remove some of them if they’re no longer necessary. Some of your clothes are already out of style, and you don’t use them anymore. Others might be too small for you. Keeping them in your closet when you don’t use them anymore will only waste space.

These clothes can go to your donation box. Decide who will receive them later. You can also sell them via a yard sale if you want to make money out of these items.

Fix everything when you have time

You only arrange the clothes that you use and return. However, once a quarter, you should organise the entire closet. There might be clothes hidden underneath that you’re no longer using. You can also choose a different arrangement style if you don’t feel comfortable with what you have now.

Install a customised closet

You can consider replacing your current closet with a new one. A fitted bedroom would be great. You can design it depending on your preference. Determine the number of panels or drawers based on your needs. You can also find the right area in your bedroom where you can build the furniture. Check your budget to decide the type of closet that works for you.

Evaluate how you feel with your closet now and take the necessary steps to change it if it’s messy. Don’t hesitate to splurge on a new closet if it makes everything look more organised. You want to feel good when finding clothes to wear. It will set the tone for the rest of the day. Besides, if you decide to invest in new furniture, it will last long. You won’t need to replace it for a while. It will be worth the amount you spend.

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