Shelf over Door
Storage, especially in a small space is not only appreciated, but necessary. And while you can't add closets, what you can add are shelves. If a little extra storage is just the finishing touch your small space needs, consider adding shelves in one of these unexpected places. Bonus points for the renter-friendly solution to your storage problems.
If a certain room or even all of your home is lacking in square footage, don't give up — in fact, set your sights high. I'm talking higher up and, in this case, over a doorway. Whether it's toilet paper or fancy handbags being corralled, these five rooms all benefit from having storage above the door. In something like a bathroom, the shelves keep back-up supplies ready but out of the way physically and visually. In many instances, as with the bookshelves in the first image, the extension of st
Looking Up "Top a window or a passageway between rooms with a wide ledge for storage and display. This over-the-window shelf puts the homeowner’s collection of olive oil bottles on view and draws the eye upward, emphasizing the kitchen's soaring height and the ceiling’s rustic wooden beams." Giving a Custom Touch to a Small Kitchen.