Home face lift
Plastic rain gutters from Home Depot or wherever use for craft storage or photos/ books
Closet Envy (But Not the Kind You're Thinking...) - 13 alternative uses for closets when you have kids, from bed "rooms" to book nooks.
These homeowners had to get creative when adding a pool to their small backyard, so they joined it to the house’s foundation. Folding doors in the family room slide back to reveal the water’s edge. Take cues from this scene―the narrow lap pool visually lengthens the backyard, and the hedge wall adds greenery without wasting valuable space.
small back yard pool w/ fountains
I have found it. This company makes bookshelves to fit in your doorway and make a secret room.
Replace a closet door with a bookcase door.
This site has lots of inexpensive furniture. May come in handy