By Rolland Thach. interior. Published at Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 - 10:52:09 AM.
Anyone who's ever had to deal with a tiny apartment knows that small space living comes with its own set of challenges. It doesn't mean designing these spaces is impossible. With a little planning and forethought. even the most cramped spaces can become equal parts functional and eye-catching.If you're dealing with tight square footage and aren't quite sure where to start. you're in luck.
The open architectural look may be gorgeous. but not always practical. Being able to have a private bedroom or a way to divide the living space from the dining room would create a more functional feel to a home.So how can you add a little intimacy or privacy to a room without closing up your space permanently? By getting creative and adding a room divider that can open and close as needed. or moved to another spot.
one stunning statement piece of anything always makes a better impact than many busy small items just creating visual clutter.” — Charmaine Wynter of Charmaine Wynter Interiors Inc. in Southlake. TXInvest in uplighting. Opt for lifted lighting“In smaller spaces. flat areas like the floor and table tops are at a premium. so consider lighting solutions that hang in the air like wall sconces by your sofa and pendant lighting by your bed.
How about a fun teen space. complete with study area?Provide plenty of seating.Consider a bold color scheme for your playroom. Give the kids (or grandkids) a bedroom of their ownTextiles make an attic bedroom feel cozier.You may want to build a combined bedroom and playroom. all in one. In a guest room. put function first. Go big with a studio or in-law suiteIf you have the space. give the studio a kitchenette.