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Even though halls are primarily pathways between spaces, they can be much more, if decorated and designed correctly. With some built-in bookcases, a hallway can display books you love or interesting knickknacks you've collected during your travels. A photo wall collage can turn it into a daily reminder of good times with those you love, while some well-picked art can transform it into a respectable art gallery. With just a little effort, and maybe a couple built-ins, shelves and decorations, you can easily turn this transitional space into a full-fledged room. More 
Candace M P Smith Architect
1 Review
A deep opening between entry hall and space beyond is accented with display shelves and panelled cased opening. candace m.p. smith architect, PC
“carved out cubby space in kitchen entrance” — Vanessa Dubyk
Laurie Kertis, Ltd., Interior Design
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Lake Minnetonka Residence
“Panneaux pour les murs” — Lucie Lavoie
Soorikian Architecture
6 Reviews
Acadian Home Hallway
“Upstairs girls hallway” — jamibc
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North VA Design & Remodeling Firm
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Nova Remodeling is a fully integrated Construction and Remodeling company specializing in kitchen and bathroom remodeling for individuals that are passionate about their home and lifestyle.
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“i like this hallway” — evansmaddie
Farinelli Construction Inc
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Farinelli Construction Inc
Gallery Hall with glass pocket doors to mudroom area
“My hallway” — tonic3000
Carl Mattison Design
9 Reviews
Queen Anne Bungalow Resurrection
A view to the front door down the hall showcases the wall paneling and a view into the hall bath. Photography by Josh Vick
“walls” — tsetsma1
Zuniga Interiors
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Zuniga Interiors
“Paneling” — southerncape
Visbeen Architects
3 Reviews
Built-In Bench and Shelves
“Love the bench” — alyk11
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How do I add storage to my hall?

If you have a small traditional home, utilizing the hallway as extra storage is a great way to save much-needed space. To avoid narrowing an already narrow space, don't incorporate full-sized furniture; instead, add built-in bookcases and demi-lune tables for your book collection and small accessories. You can also add narrow shelves on the wall, as long as they don't cut into your walking space.

How do I decorate my hall?

Because your hallway is such a small space, don't go overboard with your traditional decor. If you want to display a photo collection, group frames in odd numbers, like three or five pieces, and vary the heights to add interest. You can use shadow boxes and art shelves to display quirky small accessories, but try to rotate them out occasionally to keep in fresh and interesting. Wall space is key, but don't forget about your ceilings and floors as well. Ceiling lights, chandeliers or wall sconces can act as additional decor, while runner rugs are a quick, easy way to add color and pattern to a traditionally all-neutral space.
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