How to build your own closet storage

Brad Rodriguez of FixThisBuildThat is the ultimate handyman. He fell in love with woodworking in 2002, according to his website, and has been following his passion ever since. In the following project, Rodriguez shows us how we can fix a messy, disorganized closet at a very affordable price. 
The materials and supplies for this project include:
Tools
Tape measure
Miter saw
Random orbital sander
Cordless drill
4′ level
Advertisement
Materials/Supplies
(4) Large wood crates
(1) Half wood crate
(2) Small wood crates
(2) 8′ 1×4 pine furring strips
(3) 18″ full extension drawer slides
Chalkboard tags
1-5/8 wood screws
Wall anchors
Here's a before shot of what the closet looked like: 
Below is a photo slideshow of his project.
Rodriguez went ahead to mount drawer slides in his closet.
He also built the pallet storage boxes himself and spray painted them blue. 
Then, he simply installed these DIY pallet crates into his closet to achieve this beautiful final look:
Advertisement

If a fresh coat of paint can revitalize your outdoor furniture, imagine what it will do for the exterior of your home!
October 26   ·  
Advertisement
Most people with an attic likely use the upstairs space for storage.
October 24   ·  
Looking to give your room a quick DIY makeover? This idea couldn't be simpler, and the payoff is gorgeous!
October 22   ·  
Concrete cinder blocks aren't known for their looks – instead, they're used for their durability. Not anymore!
October 14   ·  
October 26   ·  
If you're thinking of collecting antiques, it's important to know how to tell what's real from what's fake.
October 24   ·