How To Make the Most of Cubby Space?

How To Make the Most of Cubby Space?

Regina Yunghans
Feb 21, 2013

Q: I live in a 1 bedroom apartment with a home office with my boyfriend and a friend. My boyfriend and I got the home office, so… no windows. The room isn't tiny, and we've arranged it quite nicely to work for two people. However...

...the wall that is perpendicular to the door, and opposite the bed, has a strange feature: a large overhang with a built-in cubby space. It hangs out over the A/C unit, and has quite a bit of space inside. Currently, we are using it store off-season clothing in bins, but mostly, it has accumulated knickknacks. My boyfriend wants to turn it into a small closet for his shirts, but I think we can do better. What do you recommend for this bizarre room feature? We love the apartment and are determined to make the most of the setup.

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