A long counter of drawers with no upper cabinets allows the owners of this transitional kitchen to prep and cook with a clear view into the living and dining area. Bright yellow barstools add a sunny touch to the gray color scheme. Design by Albertsson Hansen Architecture, Ltd.
Cabinets form the backbone of this sleek transitional kitchen. Configure the cabinetry to make the most use of your kitchen's size and floor plan. In this kitchen, the base cabinets primarily consist of drawers, which brings items out to you instead of you having to dig through less accessible standard cabinets.
A sun mirror is the center of the wall display over this long dining room buffet. The buffet features a distressed finish with rows of drawers for storage. Mounted plates decorate the remaining space over the furniture piece while the buffet top display includes table lamps, shaped shrubs and thick candle holders.
This spacious play room leaves lots of open floor space for maneuvering. Large beanbag chairs provide cozy, contemporary seating. A large patterned rug beautifully compliments the hot pink and white details in the design. Giraffe and elephant patterned throw pillows and alphabet wood furniture piece bring traditional nursery themes with an updated look.
One thing's for sure: with floor-to-ceiling cabinets and wide drawers, the owners have plenty of storage options in this kitchen. On the right wall, there's even a built-in China cabinet with glass doors to show off their finest collection of plates and bowls.
Short on storage? Try this DIY shelf hack. We turned two wall shelves into a mobile coffee table by adding two sets of casters and mending plates. It can hold makeup, games, craft supplies and more! And when you need more space, you can simply roll it under the bed.
Shallow kitchen drawers are perfect for spice storage – except when jars roll against one another. Solve that problem with the Variera drawer insert from IKEA. The curved grooves of this removable tray make it easy to store spices and easy to clean should those spices ever spill.
Instead of precarious stacks of cookware piled in the back of a cabinet, store your everyday pots in a handy drawer. This drawer features two separate sections: a deep area for housing big pots and a shallow roll-out for storing potholders, lids and trivets. Rich wood and sleek stainless steel hardward make this storage space visually appealing design element. Photo courtesy of Dura Supreme Cabinetry
Wall-to-wall storage is a coveted feature in any home, but to be done so stylishly in the bedroom is the envy of every homeowner. The built-in cabinets with brass knobs and pull-out drawers are a functional stand-in for a regular closet and they make use of the space in the hallway.
Storage Dilemma: You just can't fit one more sweater or pair of shoes in your bedroom closet. Solution: Take advantage of the space under your bed by using storage boxes or slide-out bins for seasonal items, or choosing a bed with built-in drawers to hold the overflow from your closet.
This cozy unit from West Elm combines a six-drawer storage bed frame with a sleek headboard and modular nightstands. Finished in white lacquer or a chocolate veneer, this low-slung contemporary set makes it easy to stash books, linens and clothing out of sight. Sizing options run from twin to king.