Staircase storage - Simple version for under stairs storage. This would totally work if we gutted the basement as it is now. (Plus, no more dark crawling under the stairs to get at my christmas decorations!
pull-out shelves that you can step on to reach the top! Garage shelving idea: the lower shelves actually glide out so you can step to reach top shelved items. Then they slide back to the wall. This would be so easy to DIY!