Have you ever thought about adding a walk-in closet to your home? Not only does this spacious closet give you more room and comfort, it also raises the value of your home. Many of our clients have benefited from the numerous advantages of a walk-in closet. Here are a few things to consider if you’re thinking about installing a walk-in closet in your bedroom or bathroom.
Walk-In Closets Provide More Space
A standard walk-in closet ranges anywhere from 5 to 12 feet in width and 5 to 17 feet in depth with a 3-foot wide hallway into the closet. Of course, the exact dimensions of your personal walk-in closet will be up to your preferences and the space available in your home. As you can see, walk-in closets tend to vary greatly in size, from simple closets that provide a little extra space for clothes to luxurious bonus room-style spaces that can accommodate furniture such as a chair, dresser, or makeup table. No matter what the size, a walk-in closet will always benefit the homeowner by providing much-needed extra space.
Benefit from Improved Efficiency
When you have more space, you have less clutter. One of the best advantages of walk-in closets is that they are specially designed to organize your clothing. Clothing racks, shoe storage, and custom shelves all create an organized experience that minimizes the usual frustration of digging through piles of clothing the find that one specific blouse. You may find yourself spending more time in your walk-in closet just to benefit from the zen of a meticulously-organized space!
All the Advantages of a Dressing Room
If you have enough space for a large walk-in closet, then you’ve essentially added a dressing room to your home. That’s right, a large walk-in closet is essentially a brand-new room! You may find that having a designated space to change, rather than changing in the bedroom or bathroom, gives you a lot more privacy and comfort. The soft ambiance and secluded feeling of a dressing room is perfect for when you need to apply makeup without being bumped or choose an outfit without being interrupted. Who knows, adding a walk-in closet may not just be good for your home’s value, it may also be good for your mental well-being!