Given the minuscule size of this modern Manhattan loft, every inch of space is put to use. Stairs are not merely for circulation through the apartment, but feature built-in storage cabinetry and drawers below.
A wall of built-in cabinetry maximizes storage space in this compact master bedroom in Brooklyn, N.Y. Full overlay doors and bar pulls in an oil-rubbed bronze finish blend traditional and modern elements, as do furnishings in this transitional space.
Built-in shelving lines a hallway, adding loads of storage and making use of every inch of available space. Wide-plank, distressed hardwood adds warmth on the floors, while custom draperies soften the space and add a pop of color.
A unit of built-in cubbies stretches from the floor to the ceiling in this bathroom, providing ample storage space for towels and other bathroom essentials. The cubbies coordinate beautifully with the door and vanity, which are a similar hue of rich gray.
Red floral throw pillows add a burst of color to this neutral contemporary bedroom, which features a white bedspread and a gray tufted headboard. The built-in bookshelves and drawers underneath the bed are smart, space-saving storage features for a small urban bedroom.
A custom contemporary built-in unit offers a convenient storage option behind this Connecticut home's staircase. White cubbies, cabinets and drawers provide plenty of space for stowing away items that need to be easily at hand without visually cluttering the space.
A window seat doubles as a cozy spot to read and a place to store toys thanks to removable storage bins below. White plantation shutters and a menswear-patterned, pinstripe Roman shade keep the kid-friendly nook sophisticated and stylish.
Built-in storage lines the walls of this hallway, creating a mudroom-like space for stowing coats, shoes and handbags. With earthy tones and beautiful woodwork, the space boasts a definite Craftsman feel.