Attach a sheer curtain panel behind your existing curtains using a bungee cord. Just run the cord through your curtains, attach the bungee hooks to the sides of the rod and stretch it across, and voilà, you have a beautiful sheer inner curtain panel!
A secret storage in a staircase can be a great hidden storage for bulky things that look unflattering when stored in full display. It’s the same space under stairs only hidden and accessed from the floor in the staircase. At: The Bottom Of The Stairs