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.
The Palutis Family Basement: After
Michael now has a space to call his own—void of stuffed animals and crayons—where he can play a game of darts or bumper pool.
To buy: Factory Light No. 7, $289, schoolhouseelectric.com. Jonathan Leather arm chair, $350, worldmarket.com. Bar Room pool cue holder, $118, wayfair.com.