3 Life-Changing Room Makeovers
Moved by reader stories of cluttered spaces causing family fights, Real Simple extends the olive branch—tackling an overrun basement, an overstuffed closet, and a chaotic teen’s room. And proving once and for all that in the right surroundings, everyone really can get along. By Nicole Sforza
Tripping over your own shoes? Can’t find your favorite T-shirt? You’re not alone. These quick tips can help you get organized.
Caitie’s Bedroom: After
With display stands for her jewelry, Caitie can grab a necklace on her way out the door and easily put it back at day’s end.
A charger keeps her phone and iPod at the ready.
To buy: Linear White 4-drawer bedroom dresser, $450, jcpenney.com. Traditional Series oval mirror in true black, $257, wayfair.com. Multicharger, $40, oxo.com.