Up-the-stairs bookshelves:

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Brilliant idea for adding storage to a staircase. Add built-in shelving along a staircase wall for storage and displaying favourite accessories or books.

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What a nice hallway!

Small Space Secrets: 7 Ways to Make the Most of Your Hallways

Struggling to decorate your long, narrow hallway? We have 19 long narrow hallway ideas that range in difficulty. From painting one wall to adding a long runner, we've got you covered. Turn your hallway into a library, or add shoe storage.


We love everything about this window-filled corner, not to mention the view. The picture window maximizes the view, while the double-hungs give ventilation. We also love the low built-in book cases that have function as window seats.

Spoiler: Her imagination served her well. Branham painted 13 stairs to look like her and her husband Jonathan's favorite books,…

Woman Paints Staircase With Her Favorite Book Covers - Pippa Branham and her husband moved to their first permanent home just last year, which meant it was finally time for Pippa to personalize their hom.

House in a pinewood | sundaymorning & Massimo Fiorido Associati | Archinect

I have always thought a staircase is the best place to house a book collection. Stairs & Bookshelves - Pinewood of Marina by Massimo Fiorido Associati + sundaymorning

Fireplace bookshelf

Book Nook in a fireplace that is no longer usable. Very creative use of space. Just make sure to clean that fireplace well before putting any books in there and to seal things to prevent water damage or pests from coming down the chimney.