Best of DIY Home Decor: Everyone needs a broom closet; here the brooms, mops and cleaning supplies are very efficiently housed in a narrow pullout cabinet. Everything is handy and accessible, much easier to grab than from underneath the sink.
Amazing built-in nook with glass lantern providing reading light. Reading nook with gray ikat fabric cushions and pillows as well as white roman shades covering windows. Second landing nook with built-in reading lounge and built-in shelving.
Mexican tile island and prep table. Tile conserves resources, ie hardwoods to make butcher block top, or marble to make top. One layer of inch marine plywood bonded to one layer of cement board to make a solid base for the tile.