Creative Home Designs and Floor Hatches

Bed in Attic

Having your own home is a dream we all share. While some of us would inherit a family home, others work hard and build their own. If you are in the process or renovating your house or designing a new one, there are many things you can do to make it better. Here are some ideas that you can ponder.

floor hatch door

Hidden rooms

While many think of hidden rooms in a house as a place to stay safe in case of anything scary, the fact remains that having a hidden room can simply be for privacy or having a place that not every guest will know. It can be your place of solitude as well and some options include a bookcase as a book, or a false wall will be a great idea.

Floor doors or hatches

Many houses have basements and multiple floors. Most commercial buildings have many levels too. One excellent addition to your house would be a floor hatch that can give you direct access from one level to another. You can use it to access the floors or even move stuff. Floor hatches are not obvious and can easily be covered with carpeting and will not make your room look bad.

Sliding door in house

Sliding doors

When it comes to doors, many of us are familiar with the ones that open on hinges. Which these are great and look nice, they also require a lot of space for the door to move. Sliding doors, on the other hand, are excellent if you want to save space. They do not require much space, and therefore, you have more to work with. You can even have these doors built with any material like glass, wood or steel. The sliding mechanism is also useful for windows as we know and many apartments and commercial building use them today.

Basement or attic bedrooms

Many people consider a basement or an attic as a place for storage, however, there are some amazing things you can do with these spaces. They can be converted into beautiful bedrooms in case you need to expand due to a growing family or have the need for a guest room. Attics and basements are rather large, and you can be creative and make them comfortable. Attics can be accessed through a floor hatch which will have a retractable ladder connected so that it will not cause any major changes to your other rooms.