#13 Patio Curtains — Hanging curtains on your deck or patio will give you some privacy if things are too wide open for your liking.
#14 Fireplace Seating — Also, especially if you have one of those huge, majestic stone fireplaces, have built-in seating installed.
#15 Convert Unused Space Above Your Stairs Into a Playroom.
#16 Retreat Beneath the Stairs — And since we all love our dogs like family, if you want to spoil your furry friend a little, why not give him his own little retreat from the world beneath the stairs. He’ll thank you for it with a big, wet kiss.