We are all constantly looking for extra space in our homes and sometimes it’s extremely difficult to find any spare room. Whether you’re occupying a 400 square foot studio or a 5,000 square foot house, making the most of every square foot in your home is a great way to gain the most value from it so that you can live comfortably . If you live in a house with stairs, the space beneath them is a gold mine of creative possibilities. This small area can be an ideal spot for a reading nook, play space, mini office and more. Here are some of our favorite ways to make the most of it.