West Elm shows how to use vertical space in a bathroom wisely. This leaning ladder easily becomes a multi-tiered towel rack. A typical ladder takes up about the same width as the average towel bar but allows for more towels to be stored simultaneously.
Don't have the space that a walk-in closet demands? Try building a walk-by. An old ladder bridges the gap between two basic shelving units and creates a homey space to hang clothes -- a far cry from the typical sterile, stainless steel rod. Closet How-To