Entry #1793, November 5, 2012
When maximizing your space at home, you should never forget that your stairs can make a difference. It is not just a thing that you will use to go up a level. Your staircase will allow you to get extra storage for all the things you have at home. All you have to do is to come up with a design that can best fit your preference.
More often than not, your stairs at home are just hollow or empty space. It occupies a lot of space which is not maximized. Good thing that there are clever staircase storage ideas that you can choose from to make use of every step of your staircase.
Here are some of the best staircase storage designs that will completely change the way you think stairs are built:
Transform stairs into pullout drawers
This is probably one of the best designs that you can do for your stairs. You can use each step of the stairs as pullout drawers to accommodate your things at home. It can be your drawer for shirts, pants, toys, or anything that you want to store. This staircase idea will definitely provide you extra space at home.
Home library stairway
If you love reading and have plenty of books, magazines and other reading materials, this staircase is perfect for you. You will certainly save a lot of space to accommodate your bookshelves by having all your reading materials creatively arranged in your home library stairway. This design will change the way you think about the purpose of the stairs.
Shelves under your stairwell
This is not just ordinary shelves. It is a perfect hideaway area for your essential things at home like old decors, umbrella, boots and other miscellaneous item you have at home. Since you have a wide hollow area under the stairs, you can simply store your tools and equipment underneath.
Choose what is best for your home and be ready to accommodate extra space at home.
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