A small addition to a cramped galley kitchen in a 1918 Craftsman bungalow brightens the day. The new breakfast nook overlooks a private backyard and provides storage space under the bench. (Photo: John Granen)
Opening up the closet helped give the family access to more precious floor space. Planked walls and a desk finished with bin pulls fit with the home's Craftsman cottage look. Six drawers and two upper cabinets offer plenty of room for stashing school supplies and paperwork.