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07.09.14

Closet Turned Office Reveal

We had a coat closet in our dining room. It was really just a junk collector that I struggled to keep organized. Then the brilliant idea came to transform it into an office space. After taking out the old closet, cutting out a portion of the wall, reusing old furniture and thrifting, we were able to create this practical and very beautiful space.

To see more: http://saving4six.com/2013/12/closet-office-reveal.html

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  • Jan 3 Boll
    Jan 3 Boll Muskegon, MI
    And, if you didn't want people to see it, you could add folding doors; that way if you were in the middle of something and didn't want anyone to see it you could just close the doors.
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  • Dolly Granger
    Dolly Granger Lafayette, LA
    Wow I did that to my daughters closet in the early 60's.......great idea.
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  • Mae Paulhamus
    Mae Paulhamus Freehold, NY
    My granddaughter did this without ripping out her closet
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  • Staci Wilson
    Staci Wilson Manila, UT
    LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS!!!!!
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  • Txvoodoo
    Txvoodoo Fort Worth, TX
    These are EXACTLY the kind of cabinets I want for my office.
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  • Sharon
    Sharon Beavercreek, OR
    Very Nice
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  • DebJ
    DebJ Winchester, IN
    I have been thinking about doing this very thing in my dining room closet. Right now I have my sewing and craft stuff in there but once all the kids are out of the house I am going to convert one of their rooms into my sewing room. I would leave the
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  • Jan Vaccaro
    what ARE the upper cabinets made from? Great job! how difficult was breaking down the dresser to make the desk?
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  • MaeGatineau
    MaeGatineau Canada
    we just took off the door added shelves and put base board around where the door was ,if i ever need to use it in the bedroom again we just take out a few shelves and put a door back on ,its in a spare bedroom i use for a computer office room
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  • Val
    Val Canada
    Love your redo! I'm in the middle of a closet to office project myself. Isn't it fun to knock a wall out?

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  • MaeGatineau
    MaeGatineau Canada
    This was what we did with a spare bedroom closet i use the room for my computer and pictures ,photo albums ,,books
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  • Karen Cericola
    Karen Cericola Albuquerque, NM
    Very inspiring!
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  • Chris B
    Chris B Hoopeston, IL
    I think you did a great job!
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  • Belle
    Belle Chicago, IL
    What a good idea and great use of space!!!
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