Today we have for all of you some photos of indoor staircases and ideas to increase the storage capacity of your house making the most of the unused areas below and beside your stairs .
Interior stairs with librteries below a perfect idea for small apartments
We all realize that in recent years one of the most notable problems is the lack of households for all that forces us to live in smaller and smaller houses.
Bookcase on the wall and metal and wood stairs inside designed by Wild Rabbits Architects
If we think of childhood, perhaps some will remember the home of their grandparents or parents, ample and spacious. But the reality in which we live today has nothing to do with our memories of childhood.
Stairs made of bamboo and wood Jarmund / Vigsnæs AS Arkitekter MNAL
With the world seemingly more crowded and its growth that only occurs in a vertical, rather than horizontal, using the available space to the maximum seems to be an absolute necessity.
An interior with stairs inside shelves for books and blank design by Atmos Studio
When it comes to contemporary homes and modern interiors, designers and architects of recent years are giving their all to guarantee their customers that every inch of their house whether it is a large or small house is used in the right way.
White stairs designed by Marc Koehler Architects
This may be one of the main reasons why many have started looking for the space below the stairs and the walls of the stairs. The storage spaces and impressive shelves under the stairs are no longer an exception.
White column with place for books and stairs designed by Design + Weld
Since the owners besides being starting to realize that all this space can not be wasted, they have also been impressed with shelves and staircases with designs like the ones we show you today.
Interior with bookstore on the white wall and wooden stairs designed by Drexler Guinand Jauslin
If you have stairs at home then follow our more than 40 photos with ideas of interior staircases and shelves that come in various shapes, sizes and color schemes. It is very possible that these designs inspire you to even renew and incorporate similar characteristics in your own home.
A picture of Pia Winther of a contemporary interior with space under the stairwell very well used
Many believe that this space should be used to store your things and make cupboards with doors but having a storage space and a few shelves under the stairs will help you hide the things you do not want to show and at the same time show your books.
Interior stairs with contemporary design by Design + Weld
As in the designs shown here, in fact you can proudly show off your possessions and art collection not just books.
Modern living room with black wall with space for book and decoration and a beautiful staircase designed by Sergey Makhno Architects
By incorporating shelves in different forms, not only can you use this space, but with the use of adequate lighting you can also change your image and that of the whole house by creating a place that has nothing to do with a boring corner and Neglected, if not it looks like a modern gallery.
An interior with Scandinavian design stairs and wooden bookcase designed by Stephen Moser Architect
But if you think that it is very easy to incorporate some shelves in the space under the staircase or on the wall of the staircase of your house, do not forget that it is not just about placing shelves and that's it.
A photo of Koen Van Damme showing us these original stairs designed by Studio Farris Architects
It's about finding a creative way to do it by discovering a solution that suits the design of your home and increases its appeal. There is no one solution that is perfect in every home. The design of your bookstore and its staircase will depend on the design of the room in which it will be.
A house designed by Kazuya Morita Architecture Studio in which it has taken full advantage of the walls creating this compartment for books from floor to ceiling
In general it will depend on the materials you have used and the textures of the surrounding furniture and also the available space, there are endless possibilities. From the modern to the minimalist, classic to eclectic, as we said, think of the most creative option, improvise and achieve the best results.
This project of Andrea Mosca stands out thanks to the characteristic staggered stagnation
Stairs are not only an essential element that helps you climb to the second level of the house but they are also a dominant design feature. Because you can not update or change your stairs as often as living room furniture, the choice of stair material is a very important decision.
A house designed by NC2 Architecture with place for books and stairs
Some of the materials that can be made from their staircases and bookstores are wood, glass, metal and concrete. As we all well know, the most traditional material that is made of stairs and bookstores is wood and it is also the most affordable.
A house designed by Dekleva Gregoric Arhitekti with wooden indoor walls and stairs ceiling
The wood is strong and easy to work with, it also provides an undeniable warmth to the home. The cheapest option is plywood, which can be sealed or painted, while hardwoods are more expensive.
A small house designed by IFJ Architecture in which a place has been found to show the books
If you want it as a material for the shelf, do not be mistaken, but the wood is less durable than other materials if it is a ladder and requires maintenance.
Loft in London designed by Craft Design with white stairs and bookshop
For a glamorous and contemporary interior you can opt for glass stairs. This type of indoor stairs are light and allow and are perfect for filtering filtered light through the levels of a house.
A spectacular Jianxiong Liu project
Also in combination with some glass shelves on the wall to place your books will be even more luxurious. However, we must not forget that glass stairs are one of the most expensive materials options.
A perfect design for industrial spaces by Studio Mieke Meijer
The next option is metal. Although rarely we can see some metal stairs since it is more the metal is used in combination with wood. Metal is used for strength and durability and is an excellent material choice.
An elegant design by Kerr Construction of living room wooden bookshelf under the stairs
The metal is also perfect for spaces with industrial design but at the same time it can also look great in a place with modern and elegant design thanks to the great variety of styles. Some metal stairs can go up or down in price depending on the complexity of the design.
A floor-to-ceiling library with steel staircase
Finally we will comment on concrete stairs that can provide a feeling of solidity and a contemporary look to your design. The cost of concrete stairs varies considerably depending on the complexity of the design.
A house with minimalist design by Jochen Specht and natural wooden ceiling and staircase wall below which is the bookshop
The best of all is that no matter which material you choose for your indoor stairs you can always combine them with a library. It is very possible that you want to have a whole room dedicated to books but as we know this can be a true luxury.
A photo of Dennis De Smet showing us a black steel ladder
While you prepare your room because you do not create a dedicated library, proudly hold your favorite novels. As you can see here there is a wide variety of libraries and staircases designed with the intention of presenting the collections of books of their owners.
A General Assembly design incorporating storage spaces on the stairs
Having a library at home, enriches the house and makes it look more elegant. The easiest thing is that you put your bookshelf on one of the walls of the room but because you do not distance yourself from the cliché, inventing your own design and using the space below and around the stairs to show your books.
Wall with shelves and stairs in the apartment designed by Dreihausfrauen
It does not matter if you live in a rustic or modern traditional house, there are plenty of elegant ways that you can take advantage of to give life to the space that surrounds your staircase. If you do not want to show your things, the space around the stairs can be converted into an intelligent storage space or integrated cabinets can be placed.
A house designed by Platform 5 Architects LLP with characteristic staircase surrounded by bookstores
The stairs of the stairs can be used to place the books we assure you that the guests will notice. Now we leave you with our photos of interior staircases and ideas to increase the storage capacity of your home creating shelves for your books.
A bedroom staircase and desk designed by Veran Émilie
Unique metal stairs with integrated bookcase Design by Design + Weld
A wall with shelves in the house designed by Design42
An original option for people who do not have many books is this One Girl Interiors design
A large piece of furniture used to store kitchen utensils and books in this house designed by MaxwanArchitects4
An original zig zag design by NC2 Architecture that looks like a work of art
Suspended staircase with iron wire and floor-to-ceiling shelf by Oliver Fourny
A simple design by Rebecca Naughtin Architect¹ featuring white bookstores
An interior with inspiring white staircase design and wooden shelves on the wall designed by PAUL CREMOUX studio
A corner for the free between the steps themselves in the home designed by Marc Cowan
A very original place to store books showing them
A furniture that follows the lines of the staircase designed by Gordon Walker
A small apartment with storage place under the staircase designed by L'atelier miel
Ample stairs with spaces to show the books between the steps in the house designed by Moon Hoon
Ideas to take advantage of the walls of the house