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20 very practical solutions for small homes

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When buying or renting an abode, one of the most common issues is that of space. The most affordable dwellings often come in ultra small sizes, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be functional, usable and efficient homes. Tiny homes require innovation and creativity, along with practical solutions that cater to the domicile’s occupants.

Today we’re bringing you not one, not two, but 20 different solutions for small houses. These will ensure you take advantage of every centimetre of space in your tiny apartment. Ready to take a look? Let’s see if any of the ideas below would suit your home!

1. Take advantage of the space under your bed with mobile drawers and boxes!

classic Bedroom by Idea Interior
Idea Interior

Decoración para recámara

Idea Interior

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2. These large boxes are integrated and wonderfully stylish.

4. This room has plenty of storage spaces—let's take a look at a few of them below…

modern Living room by homify
homify

Zona de estar | Standal

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Firstly, this sofa is hiding plenty of handy drawers that you might not notice. They are ideal for extra linen or accessories.

modern Living room by homify
homify

Almacenamiento en sofá | Standal

homify

As we take off some of the cushions we see that these spaces are expansive and great for throws and other rugs.

modern Living room by homify
homify

Almacenamiento en sofá | Standal

homify

5. The original and multi-function kitchen—let's take a peek at what it has to offer below…

modern Kitchen by homify
homify

Cocina contraste negro y fúcsia| Standal

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Although space is limited, this cooking space literally have room for everything!

modern Kitchen by homify
homify

Cocina color fúcsia brillante | Standal

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The multi-purpose setup even contains a workspace!

modern Kitchen by homify
homify

Cocina con despacho integrado | Standal

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6. In this next room everything is taken care of and organised—let's take a closer look…

7. This kitchen makes the most of its storage space, with everything easily accessible.

8. Original and inventive, this next kitchen contains a practical and easy space for commonly utilised items.

9. What do you think of this colour contrast? We love the way it makes an eye-catching statement!

modern Dining room by homify
homify

Cuisine / Salle à manger

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10. Making the most of the space under the stairs, this handy shelving system is wonderfully inventive.

11. Turn your stairs into a work of art, like this gorgeous and eye-catching example.

12. This stair setup is innovative and original, saving space and looking fabulous.

 Corridor, hallway & stairs  by Rintal
Rintal

Escalera ideal para espacios muy pequeños

Rintal

13. Another under-stair solution, this is a pull-out coat drawer, as well as somewhere for shoes too!

 Corridor, hallway by Chase Furniture
Chase Furniture

Innovative storage solutions.

Chase Furniture

14. Is it a bar, or is it a table? It's both—and fabulously designed to maximise space.

15. Embracing colours in a small house can be difficult, but when paired with bright white hues, it's easy.

16. Go up with your storage, and create easy to access space for your clothing and accessories.

17. As always bespoke items always solve your storage woes.

18. This combo bathroom-laundry is integrated, stylish and wonderfully chic.

19. If you're lacking a wall for your TV, why not add it to the space under your stairs?

20. Last, but certainly not least, this cosy corner includes plenty of shelving, and makes the most of the wood-burning stove!

Want more decorating advice? Check out: 8 things every little bathroom needs to look bigger

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