When space is at a premium, it's important to choose seating that's practical and easily stored away. Here, stackable plastic chairs were used since they're lightweight and easy to pick up, easy to wipe clean, and can be stacked and stored in a closet in the the off season.
Vertical stackable planters are one way to have a micro garden and it suits shallow-rooted edibles like lettuces, flowers, strawberries and herbs, says Anne Gibson, known as The Micro Gardener. This setup also minimizes moisture loss when watering from the top. Group plants with the same water needs together on each tier and add a saucer at the base to collect any water or nutrients.
To save space, stackable steel stools with a powder-coated celery green finish are used as seating for the gathering area. When not in use, the four stools can be stacked two high, then stored underneath the table.
Shelving space inside these wall-mounted cabinets is maximized with stackable wire racks. The racks come in different heights and widths and allow various sizes of plates to stack neatly within the same cabinet.
A stackable washer/dryer set saves space in this laundry room, freeing up the floors for baskets and hampers in transit. To ensure that the units wouldn't feel out of place, the designers outfitted them with wood that complements the cabinetry around the room.
Stackable laundry units can be a great solution to an often oversized and unsightly laundry room. In this combined workspace the homeowner hides the stackable unit behind a panel, leaving it functional, accessible and camouflaged.
During the holidays it's likely you'll have impromptu guests whether you're entertaining indoors or outdoors. Instead of splurging on extra main seating like armchairs, rockers or sofas, simply keep a few stackable chairs on-hand to handle overflow for extra guests. Chairs can also be used for extra serving space.
Create a designated spot outside for kids by turning dead space corners into low-slung activity spots. Keep things versatile with maintenance-free stackable play tables and indoor-outdoor cushions for comfy seating on the ground.
Stackable stools and a hanging pot rack create extra space in this contemporary kitchen. The graphic lines of the glass tile backsplash are mirrored in the modern, glass fronted cabinets while the reclaimed wood table lends a rustic edge.