Just getting behind those coats was an adventure, reminiscent of CS Lewis' famed story about the wardrobe. Would this large cupboard under the stairs lead to another fantasy world too? Could it be tamed?
Custom shelves, what luxury! Suddenly, there was a place for the extra dining table leaves, the gift wrap, the box of photo frames, the tripods, etc etc! The rarely used roasting pan and chafing dish had a new, more appropriate home, and even the inflatable guest bed had the right place.