I want to take the carpet off the stairs and strip the wood down like this.

Great ideas for the space under stairs from: 5 Ideas for Staircase Storage and Utility in Small Spaces

UTNYTTET ROMMET UNDER TRAPPA: Et fullverdig hjemmekontor er etablert i det vesle volumet under trappa. © Foto: Bjørg Hexenberg Staveli

This is a nice workspace for your home office, under the stairs. Adjustable shelves and brackets are a DIY project, as well as the bench. Then paint it all a color you'll love!

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