We can't leave you with 15 tips without mentioning one of the most classic tricks to inventing more space in your home. Turn a loft into your office space, a spare pantry, craft room or kids' play room.
CABINETRY The star of our Scandinavian-inspired bed alcove: KraftMaid cabinets that form the bed platform. Imagine the storage possibilities here—extra blankets, out-of-season clothing, even craft materials tuck out of sight. A wall of cabinetry at the headboard holds and organizes everyday apparel. A flat-screen television from Sharp Electronics hangs on the opposite wall. (Country Home)