4 creative design solutions including organizing storage and designing a home workspace to help you optimize your home space effectively.
Interior design for small spaces is never a boring topic. Especially in the context that the land area for housing construction is shrinking, most of the apartments are small and medium-sized, especially in big cities and urban areas. Therefore, smartly designed furniture is the solution to the problem of area. Today, the Hay House column will introduce to readers 4 creative design solutions, helping you to optimize your home space effectively.
1. High ceiling open shelving system
The open shelving system with many compartments with almost “full” wall size will be a great solution for a small apartment. They can be installed on the wall behind the sofa, around the door or window frame, etc. to optimize the ceiling height, for both storage and decorative purposes. In order for open shelves to not create a visual obstruction, choose a shelf paint color similar to the wall color so that the small room still looks bright.
2. Storage cabinet in the bedside area
Wardrobe is a piece of furniture that takes up a lot of space in the bedroom. Why don’t we take advantage of the bedside area to integrate this function? Take a look at the two beautiful bedrooms in the picture: A hidden storage system with gray colors and gold-plated metal handles or white painted cabinets as a backdrop for a striking red alcove. Their design is light and elegant, without the bulky feeling of the familiar wardrobe, right?
3. Use a hanging bar instead of a wardrobe
Still a solution to the problem of storing clothes, but this idea is suitable for single owners. It is to replace traditional closed cabinets with hanging rails installed on open shelves. In this way, you both save budget and store clothes in parallel with bags, hats, accessories, … If you want to create privacy, you can install an extra curtain outside. It’s also pretty good to make a dressing room!
4. Super compact working angle
In the face of the complicated situation of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are still handling their work from home. If your living space is too small to design a separate office, then refer to this solution. Create a work area by integrating the table top into the shelving system right in the bedroom as shown in the picture, immediately fold it up after work. In addition, you can also make use of window sills or alcoves, just need tables and chairs and a comfortable lighting system.