8 Under Stair Ideas For Small Houses

A Staircase is something that forms an integral part of our everyday life. Some use staircases inside their houses. For them a considerable amount of space lies unused under the staircase. Here are some of the extremely innovative ideas as to utilize that space.

Under Stair Shelf

Understair Shelf

Understair Shelf

One of the most unusual yet extremely useful idea is to use the space as a book shelf. It can not only be used as a boom shelf but in general shelves can be installed into that area to make it functional.

Reading Corner

Under Stair Reading Space

Under Stair Reading Space

Many people look for a private little retreat for reading and other activities requiring a calm environment. The under-stair space can be converted into a secluded spot for a reading nook.

Wine Rack

Understair Wine rack

Understair Wine rack

For the person who prefers to party and the one who likes to show off his tipple collection, an under-stair wine rack just might be the best idea to utilize that space. One can also convert it into a tiny bar complete with a mini refrigerator.

Workspace

Understair workspace

Understair workspace

If the under-stair space is considerably, for the person who prefers to work for home, this can be converted into his own workspace offering a compact feature and easy access to all his needs.

Bathroom and Toilets

Under Stair toilet

Under Stair toilet

For some really adventurous people, this idea is completely foolproof. Add a bathroom under the staircase, it will be beneficial for everyone. It can also be converted into a shower cubicle complete with a bathtub.

Kidrooms and Kitchens

Under-stair Kidroom

Under-stair Kidroom

These little spaces can be extremely useful if converted into kid-rooms. Add a couple of soft toys and other kids toys and spruce up this space with animations to create a lively space. Kitchens can also be made out of these spaces. These spaces can also be used for attaching kitchen appliances like refrigerators and microwave ovens.

Couch and Bed

Under Stair beds

Under Stair beds

Many people favor under stair beds and couches. So for the sleepers a small bed can be fitted into it or a couch to snuggle in.

Aquarium or Kennel

Under Stair Kennel

Under Stair Kennel

Under Stair Aquarium

Under Stair Aquarium

This might turn out to be the ideal place to place an aquarium or build a kennel for your pets.

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