Office, Shelves, Medium Hardwood Floor, and Storage Designer and digital fabricator Shawn Benson shares his 595-square-foot second-floor space with his wife, Jessica, and their daughter, Roux. The 15-foot-high ceilings allow plenty of room for a full-size ocean paddleboard.  Photo 2 of 14 in San Diego Teaches Us How Micro-Living Can Thrive