Love the idea of papering or painting the back wall and adding shelves. Also love the drawers. Moroccan Wall Stencil Endless Circle by royaldesignstencils. Great shelving and a simple desk make this small office space or billpaying center very eyecatching yet clean and stylish. I can handle paying bills here!

Moroccan Wall Stencil Endless Circle Lattice Stencil as Featured in Better Homes and Gardens

Endless Circles Lattice Moroccan Stencil - Endless Circles Lattice Wall Stencil from Royal Design Studio Stencils. This modern, work station.

Ok this one SO beats the under-stairs drawers I posted... what a great way to make more space!  My computer would totally be named "CupboardUnderTheStairs" on the network B-)

Here are under stair storage designs and ideas to make use of that leftover area underneath the stairs and turn it into highly functional and useful space

Under stair office. Love the ancient computer and the corded phone!! Lol

Pocket offices such as this one are extremely popular with homebuyers. This storage and display space uses a previously unused area under the stairs. I love this idea. Toss up between this and book shelves/reading nook under the stairs.

WHGTV; Small Office Spaces - Wash Room Workspace  Can an office fit in a space the size of a stacked washer and dryer? This cozy little cubby proves it can! (Bonus: Bet you'll get your wash done more quickly by working next to the laundry, too.)  Share This Photo Gallery  Facebook Twitter Link to this Photo Gallery:       You Might Also Like...  Contemporary Home Office by Amy Bubier

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Shared Spaces - HGTV A surprisingly common companion to the laundry room is the home office. Designer Amy Bubier creates a built-in desk nook on the opposite side of the concealed washer/dryer unit to take advantage of all the space offered.

I could do something like this - sneaky office space under the stairs

under stairs storage with study nook or home office. Storage under stairs can hold crafts supplies.

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