Built in idea for the dining room door! Oh how I love built ins. Ikea Shelves Into Built-in Bookcases :: I really love this. You could turn any room into a library with this idea. And you don't need ikea for it, either.
Creative Counter Space for a small kitchen. Here, a rolling cart tucks neatly into this island to offer additional workspace as needed. The cart can be wheeled throughout the kitchen to give multiple cooks room for meal prep and staging.
Sleeping lofts are a great way to maximise space. I really like this cabin with its one legged ladder but I dont know that I think much of that safety rail. Do you like it? Not the rail, silly - the cabin and sleeping loft!
A Russian stove, (in Colorado) the masonry above the fire absorbs heat and radiates it into the home, can warm the entire house on most winter days. It also provides a striking centerpiece to the main floor.