using a wide hall for library
make a library somewhere for all books and kids books
loved the library period and even hung out in the library at lunchtime. I think one of those kids lives here now. Hallways are a perfect place for a library. Add a great rug and don't forget the stepladder for those books on the top shelf.
Here a long shelving unit and lovely runner transform a hallway into a library.
I've always believed that a hallway is a good place for books — that is, if you have one and don't have a library or room in your living area. To me, the bedroom should be free from too many books (a few on the nightstand or a small shelf is good, but not a wall), and too close to
3. Study hall. If you have a hallway that's wide enough, create a handy library by lining it with freestanding bookshelves from end to end. Use the space to store all your favorite books and magazines that you'll want to grab on the go.See more smart uses for your hallway