Valet Custom will be closed through April 7th due to the Shelter in Place order in the San Francisco Bay Area. Contact Us

Valet Custom Blog | Luxury Closet & Cabinet Solutions for Home Organization

Blog Categories

9 Questions to Ask When Shopping for A Wall Bed

Once you have decided that a wall bed is the best solution for your home, it’s important to ask the right questions as you consider which one to buy. You will be living with this purchase for many years, so understanding...

Read More

San Jose Granny Units Get a Boost with New Regulations while Homeowners Get the Benefits

The new California laws that went into effect in January have lessened the difficulty and cost of adding a so-called granny unit, now dubbed Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), to single-family or multi-family dwellings. San...

Read More

Buying a Murphy Bed From A Showroom: 3 Reasons Why In-Person Shopping Is Best

When some people picture a wall bed, comedic scenes from silent movies come to mind. Charlie Chaplin, the Three Stooges, and even James Bond have used these beds as comic props at one point or another. I love a good gag...

Read More

Growing Families in Los Gatos Use Murphy Beds to Create Transitional Nursery Rooms

If you’re raising a family anywhere in the Bay Area, you can’t get a more picture-perfect neighborhood than Los Gatos. Old-growth trees flanking unique homes and the stunning Los Gatos Creek Trail make for a beautiful...

Read More

How Murphy Beds with Built-In Storage Can Double Your Palo Alto Rental Home's Value

If you own property around Stanford’s campus, you might just be the smartest homeowner around. College campuses are gold mines for renting opportunity. Constant occupancy and consistently rising prices—sounds like a...

Read More

Multifunctional Home Offices Let San Ramon Business Travelers Work From Home

San Ramon: a beautiful, diverse, and safe place to raise your family away from the bustle of Cupertino or San Francisco. Surprisingly, I’ve seen a growing number of San Ramon clients who travel for business outside of the...

Read More

Horizontal Wall Beds Help First-Time Bay Area Homeowners Get Ready for the Holidays

“Well, now that you’ve got a house, we can just have Thanksgiving at your place!”

These are the words every first-time homeowner loves—and dreads—to hear. On the one hand, congratulations: you’re an adult! On the other...

Read More

Downsizing Palo Alto Homeowners Use Murphy Beds to Create Multipurpose Living Rooms

I find it fitting that Palo Alto, a name that translates to “tall tree,” is such a haven for outdoorsy folks. A sizeable minority of commuters bike to work, and the city’s proximity to Foothills Park and Los Trancos Woods...

Read More

Create a Basement Hideaway in Los Altos with Custom Murphy Beds

A lot of tech cities have somewhat transient populations, as people roll from one city to the next. But the Los Altos population has increasingly skewed toward those in their late 20s to early 40s, as folks settle down to...

Read More

Two Twin Murphy Beds Allow Downsizing Palo Alto Grandparents to Host Overnight Guests

Palo Alto is one of those cities where it’s cold enough to enjoy the changing seasons – but never too cold. It’s warm enough for outdoor fun – but never too hot. It rarely rains. It doesn’t have the baking heat of the...

Read More

Subscribe Here!