Create a Kitchen Hangout
Short on cabinet space? Attach a painted pegboard (available at hardware stores) to the wall, then loop in metal hooks for a display that’ll keep your most-used tools neatly in one place.
Explore Under the Stairs
Transform this dead zone into bonus storage with one of these tricks: Install custom shelving with stylish baskets for each family member; hang coat hooks and prefab shelves for a budget-friendly mudroom; or add cabinetry and a countertop, and presto! You have a butler’s pantry dedicated to serving items, wine, and more.