I love this under stair indoor "dog house." Its out of the way and it even has a window. What more could a dog want? I do want this somewhere,so that while we are gone,they can look out of "their window" and watch for our return.
Solve the problem of storing the dog crate. Dog crate under kitchen counter/island. ***Yes, because I really want dog hair in all my food! I think a better idea would be to put the built-in crate in a laundry or mud room.