How to Turn a Closet Into an Office

Learn how to turn a spare closet into a super-organized home office

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Miter saw
  • Narrow-crown staple gun
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Level
  • Impact driver
  • Framing square
  • Hearing protection
  • Hole saw kit
  • Hot melt glue gun
  • Safety glasses
  • Table saw
  • Wood glue

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • See the Materials List in "Additional Information."