Hallways may perform an important function, but, especially if you live in a small space, you may resent them for the space they take up on your floor plan. To turn that irritation around, we're taking a look at ways you can recapture your hallway space for other uses like displaying art, creating a faux entryway, or a mini library! Check out these 10 tips.
Team a patterned wallpaper in a soft shade with a darker toning paint colour for a hallway with impact. Box shelving is an easy and stylish storage solution. Photography: Mark Scott. Find more hallway ideas at housebeautiful.co.uk
Monochrome chic. Simple is best in a narrow hallway. White painted stairs make them appear wider and the grey runner is both practical and elegant. Seek out a slim console - vintage or modern - thats useful and decorative but not space-consuming.