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    31 Awful Apartment And Home Designs That Actually Exist When They Absolutely Shouldn't

    Moving out isn't always moving up.

    1. This house that needs extensive baby-proofing:

    Honey! Check it out, our new apartment comes with a balcon- AHHhhh!! from CrappyDesign

    2. This staircase that's just a hospital visit waiting to happen:

    If 2020 was a door from funny

    3. This bedroom that's nice for anyone who doesn't like their own privacy:

    This gap in the bedroom wall. from CrappyDesign

    4. This apartment with a staircase that leads absolutely nowhere:

    Apartment hunting in Vietnam from CrappyDesign

    5. This kitchen with a nice view hidden behind the cabinets:

    A window as the kitchen backsplash from pics

    6. This kitchen/bathroom in an extremely overpriced apartment:

    2k/month apartment in SF from DiWHY

    7. This horrid kitchen counter:

    Finally found my dream kitchen from mildlyinfuriating

    8. This apartment building's anxiety-inducing emergency exit:

    u/empire314 / Via

    9. This kitchen that'll make you lose your appetite:

    Toilet in the kitchen from CrappyDesign

    10. This not-so-state-of-the-art security system in this apartment building:

    This apartment building’s security is top notch. from WTF

    11. This toilet that you need true bravery to use:

    4 bedroom and let’s just say 1.25 baths? from CrappyDesign

    12. This kitchen with a horribly aligned oven and hotplates:

    The alignment of the oven and hotplates in this kitchen from mildlyinfuriating

    13. This kitchen that just...doesn't make sense:

    This rental apartments kitchen from mildlyinfuriating

    14. This completely misaligned kitchen:

    Just bought a house and I love everything about it - except our terrible kitchen. from mildlyinfuriating

    15. This bathroom with an electrical outlet in the shower:

    16. This stretch ceiling that's somewhat waterproof:

    Neighbors upstairs flooded their apartment from WTF

    17. This apartment's ceiling that was fixed up by a lazy landlord:

    18. This dangerously placed glass ceiling light:

    This cabinet and ceiling light combo at my apartment. I already broke the glass on it. from CrappyDesign

    19. This apartment building that sticks out like a sore thumb:

    Weird apartment design from CrappyDesign

    20. This remodeled kitchen that needs another remodel:

    My friend just finished a kitchen remodel. from mildlyinfuriating

    21. This carpeted bathroom floor that's probably damp all the time:

    Bathroom covered in carpet from WTF

    22. This kitchen floor that you can never spill anything on, like, ever:

    I see your carpeted bathroom and raise you a carpeted kitchen. from CrappyDesign

    23. This increasingly narrow kitchen:

    Kitchen planning kludge in an apartment rental listing. Riga, Latvia. from thereifixedit

    24. These doors that are stressing me OUT:

    Four doors, one corner. (Left to right: closet door, door leading to bathroom from living room, door leading to bathroom from bedroom, bedroom door) from CrappyDesign

    25. This kitchen with a huge eyesore:

    A pole right in the middle of the kitchen from mildlyinfuriating

    26. This window that has a ~great~ view:

    Window from one bedroom to another. Sorry for bad quality. from CrappyDesign

    27. This absolutely absurd closet/kitchen combo:

    A friend just send this picture to me saying: Rent advertisements in Berlin be like „build-in kitchen“. from mildlyinfuriating

    28. This kitchen that looks like a glitch in the matrix:

    This kitchen from mildlyinfuriating

    29. This kitchen drawer that's not very accessible:

    My new home's kitchen drawer from CrappyDesign

    30. This kitchen light switch that's recklessly placed next to the garbage disposal switch:

    “Hey! We should put the kitchen light switch right by the disposal switch!” -no one ever from CrappyDesign
    u/Waffles_on_acid /

    31. And this studio apartment that is — er — somewhat convenient:

    Studio apartment... no thanks from WTF

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