It's the ultimate in reversible decor. Wisteria is selling this Easy Step by Step Storage, made of recycled wood, for $129. Then you have to add in the shipping and special freight charges. . . so we're actually blogging it more for the idea. We're pretty sure you can find a cheaper ladder on Craigslist (there's a library ladder in today's Scavenger, which is a little pricey but we bet it's very cool), or at Alameda or a salvage yard like Ohmega. We're also reminded of this other ladder bookcase:
It's an interesting storage and display solution. And if you get bored -- or need to reach something -- you can always use it for its intended purpose.