Shelving saves the day! Floor-to ceiling shelves can help to organize all that stuff you've collected over the years. Another lesson: Storage can be beautiful. The books are stacked horizontally by color.
I always hated all the wasted space under stairs.especially like the open shelves & the bed (great for a guest "room" spot under stairs in a finished basement) & the.well guess I really like them all! Wish I had stairs!
Clean Away Mold -- Got mold? instead of harsh chemical sprays, try filling a recycled spray bottle with some bottom-shelf vodka. Spritz on, then let sit for 15 minutes. Scrub away with an old toothbrush (please don't use your sister's).