There aren’t many of us that live in a place that is as big as we’d like. We have to work with what we got. Luckily, there are ways to make your place feel bigger without adding any square footage. And unless you have serious space issues like sharing one bathroom between five people, coping with a smaller living space can be done with a few easy steps.
No matter what type of small space you may have, there are a lot of simple yet effective techniques you can use to make that space feel much bigger. One way to take control of your spot is to alter the color, textures and patterns. For example, going with a monochromatic color palette for your smaller space can help the room feel more open and airier than having lots of contrast. Mastering some simple elements of design and using psychology to your advantage can help small spaces feel much larger — ultimately making you more comfortable in them
The accompanying guide contains many ideas for making a small space feel bigger. Apply them to your home and it will feel much closer to the dream space you’ve always wanted.