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A Stair to Remember: 7 Ingenious Staircase Ideas


The clever architects who designed these seven homes spared no expense in the staircases, incorporating hidden storage, rolling bar carts, and even an office nook into the under-utilized spaces beneath them.

The wall beneath the stairs holds hidden storage, including an Enomatic wine dispenser and Sub-Zero refrigerated...
Hynam designed and built the cabinets under the stairs and a drawer that slides out from beneath the bottom step.
“There was nothing here. Eight hours later, there was a house made out of triangles," says resident Kaja Taft.
The walnut staircase and slide in a Chicago town house leads from the main level to the basement.
Photo by Osamu...
Sarti is only too happy to demonstrate one of his favorite inventions: a mobile kitchen-supply box/cocktail...
Alterstudio Architects inserted an office nook beneath the staircase of an Austin, Texas, home.