Furniture placement + look at the built in - exactly what I want. TV in the middle, shelves on the sides, cabinets or drawers on the bottom. If only I didn't have those windows next to the tv! But lower built ins would be nice!
Leaving the ceiling exposed is a budget-savvy design decision. Instead of installing a drywall ceiling, this basement embraces its industrial style thanks to coats of blue-gray paint. Thinking an off-white for our basement ceiling.