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12 Smart Designs for Small-Space Living
The Hardworking Home: Furnish your compact rooms more efficiently with these creative built-ins and adjustable pieces
"living space, each piece of furniture should earn its keep. These 12 ideas — including... open up a small living space- enjoyed! Murphy bed and kitchen seating small spaces and... great space saving ideas for small spaces. I love to see nice solutions to a challenge... smart Designs for small space living. I am actually considering at least 5 of these... different space. Canadians! If you are looking for these types of small-space engineered..."
Timeless Design Ideas for Small Spaces
Classic to inventive, these design moves use intelligence in the battle to live comfortably in a compact space
"these design moves use intelligence in the battle to live comfortably in a compact... small spaces feel larger • Lighting, color and pattern, to make small spaces bright... Taking small spaces seriously, so every bit of space is considered important • Compactness... titled Small Spaces, recently republished as a new paperback edition. It was written... lack of space can largely be overcome by intelligent design.” Not surprisingly, Brown..."
How to Design and Lay Out a Small Living Room
"All small spaces present design challenges, but as the living room is where you probably... most of), designing a small one can be especially tricky. How do you strike a balance... are 15 design tips for making the most of your space, plus 10 specific furniture layout... ideas for small living rooms. Let’s get started.... ideas for small spaces! lots of great options! i love this designs idea Love my IKEA... furniture for small spaces (our full size sofa is 90" long x 36" deep). Small furniture only..."
5 Small Bathrooms That Stretch Design Imagination
See how bathroom designers expanded the possibilities with fearless patterns, joyful accessories and smart space-saving solutions
"bathroom designers expanded the possibilities with fearless patterns, joyful accessories... bathroom designers, it's that successfully designing a tiny space often means shedding... foot of space — and every ounce of design courage — when it comes to your small bathroom... fixtures, the designers below will likely teach you a thing or two about stretching every... light wood design. Two totally different custom designs both resulting in a gorgeous space..."
12 Design Tips to Make a Small Bathroom Better
"your small bathroom is comfortable, not cramped, by using every inch wisely... must be small. Here are 12 tips for designing a small bathroom. And yes, you're off... bathroom design. Trying to make everything fit in the available space is like doing... in some small bathrooms — you know, the kind that make you feel like you have to lose... freeze! 12 Design Tips to Make a Small Bathroom Better 12 Design Tips to Make a Small..."
11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms
Boost a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set
"not need space to do yoga in the living room. In fact, as long as you can walk around... making a small living room work is all about choosing a focus and arranging the right... focus on small spaces as my own LR is 14x13 with only 11x13 workable space (remaining... I am designer and have designed large homes in the midwest as well as small spaces... both in a small townhome, so small space decor ideas are always welcome. :) Thank you..."
Small Space, Small Budget: Learning from The Upward Bound House
"with space for eating, sleeping, doing homework and storage. The designers also... brilliant designer tricks and clever ideas. The designers had to raise all of the money... interior designers got together to transform a motel into The Upward Bound Family Shelter... Each designer adopted a room for a year, donated his or her time and expertise,... up with space planning that keeps the rooms from feeling cramped. And finally, they..."
Decorate With Intention: 10 Ways to Maximize a Small Space
Pint size can be just as pleasing to the eye when you work in the right colors and design elements — and, of course, a mirror or two
"colors and design elements — and, of course, a mirror or two... living in small spaces. When all the design elements are working in harmony, it is like... good use. Small means different things to different people, but whether you live in a... Especially for small spaces, choosing the right art to make the room appear bigger is actually... most of small spaces. I love every one of them, the scale is perfect in each. Thank..."
Guest Picks: Earthy Modern Style for Small Spaces
Simple color schemes and streamlined furniture make for a small-space design that visually expands and soothes
"for a small-space design that visually expands and soothes... live in a small space, particularly one in which you can see straight from the entryway... ideabook with space-conscious design finds that work beautifully together, in any combination... for a small space. The rockers take up a much larger footprint than a standard chair... in a small space, every inch counts — so fill them instead with old photos, out..."
17 Space-Saving Solutions for Small Kitchens
"smart design details do wonders for tiny kitchens... existence when space is at a premium. But maximize every inch of precious space, and you and... dwellers and small-home owners, the heart of the home can become the bane of your existence... smaller space. @akristine: That does sound small! Way to work the space though. @keoleri:... fits in a small closet: overhead cabinet, two burners on the granite counter, small sink..."
12 Studio Homes Offer Grand Small-Space Inspiration
These compact apartments and minihouses don't skimp on function or comfort. See how great design has made them enormously livable
"great design has made them enormously livable... innovative designs. See what we mean in these 12 innovative studios — some of the most... filling the space with stuff. It was never a matter of having to live in a small space... use of small spaces. Great article appreciate ideas to make the most of small spaces... in such small spaces. I go into a lot of mansions for work, but these are so much more... neatly in a small space, as many of the photos in this article demonstrate. I especially..."
Shop Houzz: Create a Great Home Office in a Small Space
14 Settees and Lounges That Work Magic in Small Spaces
More than just furniture, these upholstered seats are objects of decoration and design dilemma solvers
"a dead space. They can be modern but often have a traditional shape — delicate tooled... They are small in comparison to sofas , but versatile and can add a lot of character... to the space as well as function... Great idea for a desk chair! I prefer the more... love this small dove-gray settee. Most of the settees you see are old frames with new... narrow space in front of them is the perfect place for this elegant white and gold..."
Folding Designs Make the Most of Your Space
"living space without crimping your style... in both small spaces with confined dimensions and stylish bigger rooms with a streamlined... simple design: Its two leaves could collapse down, leaving just a narrow central worktop... masses of space free, but could be flipped open to create a dining table to seat the... folding designs crop up in every room of the home. From doors that fold away to reveal... to use designs with hinge benefits...."
Design Solutions for 11 Tricky Spaces
Creative furniture placement, smart storage and sleight of hand turn your home's problem areas into stylish places to enjoy
"arranging your space, read on — we're covering solutions for 11 of the most common space-planning... its own design challenges. If you've hit a roadblock (where in the world can I put... living space and it worked out great. The most challenging space I have now is the... floor space of one room into a sleeping space? It doesn't cost much to get foam... lived in a small studio apartment in an old victorian building. He used a 3-panel folding..."