How far apart are double closet rods?
Also asked, how much space should be between closet rod and shelf?
Measure for the distance away from the wall. A minimum of 10 inches is best, but it'll depend on the size of your hangers. If there is a shelf above the rod, determine the vertical distance from the rod to the shelf; two inches should be suffice.
Secondly, how do you install a double closet rod? Double-rod systems put this extra space to use with an additional rod mounted a few feet below the top rod. If installing a double-rod closet system, mount the top rod 81-¾ inches above the floor and the lower rod 40-½ inches above the floor.
Moreover, how do you double out a closet space?
There are plenty of ways you can easily double your closet space. You can install extra rods and make double hangers.
Make double hangers.
- Take the soda tab and loop it around the neck of your first hanger.
- You now have a double hanger, which you can use in your closet.
How much space do you need for hanging clothes?
Shelves for folded clothes should be placed around 12 inches apart. 84 inches is considered the minimum height to hold double hanging rods. Blouses and shirts will take up about 1 inch of rod space, pants and skirts around 1 1/4 inches and dresses, jackets and suits about 2 to 3 inches.