Outer Space-Inspired Basement

A dull basement is transformed into a vibrant homework and play space for under $1,180.

Sofa and Train Table

When asked what they would like to see in their new learning center, the boys replied — a space theme, desks, trains and the color blue. Instead of a coffee table, a nifty train table sits in front of the sofa. On either side of the door, hanging mesh bags provide storage for toys and books.

Makeover products
sofa, pillows, desk, table legs: Ikea
embroidery thread, needles, fabrics: Jo-Ann Fabrics
paint, lumber for desktops: The Home Depot
shelf unit, storage bins: Target
paint: Benjamin Moore
space suit: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
floor lamp: Linens 'N Things


    • Sabrina M. Towns
      Interior Designer, Platinum Interiors
      Website: www.pltnminteriors.com
    • Matt Cosgrove
      Carpenter, Cosgrove Carpentry
      We apologize no contact information is available.
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