Let Them Be Little

Make your kid's dream playroom a reality


Transforming a basement or flex room into a playroom is every kid’s dream. If you can add a little construction—think swings, slides, hanging chairs, secret doors—you get extra credit, but even a few design upgrades work wonders. “The home is every child’s first universe. As creators of that place, we get really excited about bringing as much whimsy, mystery, and adventure to the project as possible,” says Steve Kuhl, owner of Kuhl Design & Build. Here are a few ingredients to help infuse some magic into your kid’s home.