One Wild Night for a Great Cause


We want to extend special thanks to our Columbus Closets by Design team for promoting and participating in the Columbus Zoo’s fundraiser in June. The Columbus Zoo’s 2014 “Zoofari Night” fundraiser was full of food and fun. The “wildest” party of the year, Zoofari 2014, was presented by Nationwide Insurance, and was held at the ... Read More »

Daily life now within disabled vet’s reach


One day last winter, Verne Rider stopped by the two-story house with its wheelchair ramp and Stars and Stripes flying from a pole, and presented a hard-to-refuse offer to its homeowners. Rider, a military and veterans affairs case worker, had received a call from a colleague saying that the owner of Closets by Design in ... Read More »

Skokie family wins gift of organization

Skokie's Jason Lancaster takes cereal from his daughter, Mary, 2, for their new pantry. The Lancasters will start the new year with a reorganized home after winning a $25,000 interior makeover from Chicago Closets by Design. | Ryan Pagelow~Sun-Times Media

SKOKIE — Even with a $25,000 gift certain to get their new year off to a badly needed organized start, the Lancasters are careful to keep the “Me Monster” away. That’s what Jason and Melissa Lancaster of Skokie sometimes call the impulse to focus on oneself — wanting “stuff” when there are so many people ... Read More »