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
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.