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Saturday, 16 March 2013

Get The Most Out Of Your Small Room




Another fantastic Guest Post from Grace! Thanks for your input...

A small room is very hard to decorate and appreciate since most things cannot fit. Don't let the lack of space get you down, with the right attitude and resources you can easily solve your small room problem. With such limited space, arranging things can be difficult and at times you may have to forfeit something that you wanted just because there is nowhere to place it. Well this should no longer be the case. Below are some of the most useful tips meant to help you make the most of your small room.

Get rid of unnecessary items- These are the items which consume all the unnecessary space in limited room space. It also includes some pieces of furniture. Why have to sofa sets when you can still utilize one and be comfortable? Only remain with what you truly need.

Determine your focal point- The best place to have this is just at the top of your bed. Go for a piece of art which is large and eye catching so that whenever you go into the room all you want to do is look at it. If possible make it a colorful piece. This trick causes a distraction such that no one will actually notice the size of your room.

Creative storage- If you have a really small room, adding closets to the picture will take up all the space you need. If your bed is not lying low, you could try storing things under the bed. All you need is to have a professional install drawer unit for shoes and clothes just below it. For more storage ideas click here.

Arrange the furniture well- When there is no enough space in a room, pushing furniture to the wall can create more space which could have been left unused. Therefore instead of having space between the upper side of the bed and the wall, push the bed until it comes to contact with the wall. Do the same for the dressers and sofas.

Add Mirrors- This is one secret most people have already tried. Instead of creating a different space for the mirror, on the wardrobe will be great because two items will end up utilizing the space of one. Sites like Pinterest can always give you great inspiration for hanging decorative mirrors.

Shop for smaller pieces of furniture-The pictures of cool bedrooms we see on the internet everyday will make us want to have the same. However it is essential that you try to accept the alternatives which are also so beautiful. Slim wall units look classy just as the big ones do. A small round table will still serve a purpose just as the big rectangular one will.

Owning a small room does not mean that it should not be well decorated and arranged. With the tricks mentioned above, you can still make the most out of it without feeling a pinch. Just remember, if you find something attractive but it is big, there is no need to get it, unless if you have something in your room which you need replaced.

About the Author: Grace focuses on the Australian real estate and property development industry, providing valuable insight for home buyers at all levels. She currently writes on behalf of Celebration Homes, who offer great house and land packages in Perth.