When it comes to great decorating challenges, there are oh-so-many: Making a cramped studio apartment feel more expansive. Sharing a bedroom. Turning a closet into a home office. And the list goes on... Thoughtful touches can elevate an outdated space. Take a modern approach and paint the walls navy blue, hang a chandelier overhead and long drapes on the windows. A built-in bookcase is a treasure and can be used for displaying and storing more than just books.