It’s surprising that under the empty stairs becomes a mini library, children’s playroom, working corner, resting area or changing room, right?
Stairs are an important interior design in the house, helping to transition the space between floors and create a highlight for the architecture. Not only that, the area under the stairs can also be used as a storage function or more versatile. Please refer to the 5 ideas we have collected today to flexibly apply them to your home space!
1. Mini library design
Install a full-size cabinet or open shelves and fill them with your favorite books interspersed with decorations, add in a comfy armchair, rug, wall sconce or floor lamp. Turned the boring space under the stairs into a beautiful mini library at home, right?
2. Children’s playroom
If the area under your stairs is large enough as shown in the illustration, quickly use it as a “shelter” for the kids to go! The interior designer for this house has combined a children’s playroom behind the white door, surrounded by many large and small drawers to make this unique space even more neat.
3. Rest space
If you want to find yourself a small corner to relax, sip snacks or enjoy a cup of tea or coffee, decorate the area under the stairs to make it bright and cozy. Don’t think that under the stairs is dark and tight, look at this photo, it looks lovely with soft cushions and pillows and pleasant lighting.
4. Compact working angle
If you do not want to integrate a home office corner into the bedroom so as not to be distracted by the soft bed, you can think about the area under the stairs! This space is just enough for a wall-mounted table, a table lamp and a chair in a minimalist style. Add in a vase of fresh flowers and a nice little open shelf for storage and it’s even better!
5. Changing room
Why don’t we design under the stairs into a dressing room combined with a wardrobe? All you need are a few shelves, hangers, crossbars, hooks, … to organize your clothes as well as accessories such as hats, scarves, bags,… Add a full-length mirror With ceiling lights is enough to create the perfect dressing room.