Four ideas for small improvements or organizing your home. Take your pick!

Today we’ll give you a mix of posts regarding things for your home: A closet nook, colorful island, countertop guide and shoe storage ideas.

Here is an article that gives a cool twist to the under-utilized front closet: remove the doors and create a nook.  Of course, this only works of you have plenty of storage space elswhere in the house, but it sure does make for a more welcoming entry. Check it out here, great pictures.

Kitchens can sell homes.  What do you do with an old kitchen and just a little money? There are actually lots of options. What do you think of what they did to this old kitchen? Do you like the pop of color? We think it is a great shade of orange!

Continuing on with the fact that kitchens can sell homes… sometimes making just one change can make a difference.  Think countertops!  Here is a great guide to the different styles of countertops available and the varying prices.  Granite, solid surface, tile and more.

What about closets? Buyers want good storage space and we do recommend you spend some time cleaning up your closets before selling.  Here are eight ideas on how to organize shoes & boots in closets to clean up your space and impress buyers.

Thanks for reading the First Weber Wisconsin real estate & Wisconsin living blog.  We hope you enjoyed today’s set of home remodeling/improvement idea links. See more home improvement tips in our Around the Home category. Or if remodeling is just not for you, search for a new home in Wisconsin at

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