What is the size of a standard closet?

Asked by Christina Prager on September 12, 2021

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A typical closet is approximately 24-inches deep. A walk-in closet should be at least 36- to 48-inches deep. The width of the closet ideally is half the width of the room, if not more. A standard 12-by-12 bedroom would ideally have a closet 6-feet wide by 48-inchesdeep.

How wide does a closet need to be to hang clothes? 24 inches

How deep is a linen closet? Linen closets are not typically very deep. Some may only extend back 15 inches while others are 24-inches deep. This depth accommodates most towels and sheets, the main items kept in the linen closet. These items only measure about 12 inches square in most-cases.

How wide is a hanger? Hangers for clothing and fashion accessories are available in a variety of styles, materials, andsizes. Standard adult hangers are usually around 17 inches wide, while children's hangers are only 12 to 14 inches wide.