These were in terrible shape!  Once the wallpaper was removed, the walls just crumbled.  The cracks were patched and the holes filled.  Then a coat of paint and shelving wade them usable again.  Finally, after two years of having a walk in closet in the guest bedroom, we had a place for our clothes.

(move the mouse over the top photo for the 'after' view - then look below for some progress photos)