Categories : Small spaces

Smart Ways to Fit More Seating Into Your Small Home with CTC Add a Few Poufs These soft chairs are basically sophisticated bean bags. And since they’re flexible, you can stuff them out of sight and in a closet when not in use. Try a Bench Booth The best thing about benches is when you’re

10 Super Fun IKEA Hacks for Your Kid’s Bedroom Corral Books on Clouds Sometimes it’s the little details that make all the difference, like these wooden clouds on the front of floating shelves. Suddenly, all of your children’s books have a home — and a totally adorable one at that.

ORANGE, BLUE, AND GREEN Gary McBournie’s beach cottage has become a meeting place for friends and family every summer. He used soft oranges, blues, and greens to create this welcoming guest room. The custom Bob Collins & Sons upholstered walls reflect the light, joyful feeling the designer

MIX ‘N MATCH HERBS Eye-catching as well as edible, herbs bunched together on a table transforms a small patch of porch into hardworking acreage. Burgundy coleus in a timeworn metal tub provides a colorful counterpoint. FILL A BIRDBATH Hardy succulents, which stow water in their stems and leave

CHERRY BLOSSOM MURAL “I love cherry blossoms,” says designer Caroline Beaupère. “And this master bath in a house in Jersey City, New Jersey, was inspired by hanami, the Japanese tradition of going to see the blossoms as part of a celebration of spring.” PASTEL KITCHEN Swirlin

Kids room new ideas Grown-Up Palette A warm chocolate-brown focal wall adds an adult edge in this girl’s bedroom. To make the rich hue more playful and fitting for a young girl, HGTV fan wenbenoit integrated hot pink into the design scheme with sheer window treatments, storage ottomans and a s

How to Design & Install A New Bathroom Some people view their bathrooms as a status symbol. It is an area of the home where opulence rules and the more money you lavish on it, the better the result. When relaxing in a room clad in fake (or real) marble, it is easy to imagine you are back in the

DISPLAY A GREAT COLLECTION ON A DINING ROOM TABLE In the living room of an Atlanta house by designer Beth Webb, an elm plank table from Clubcu, which often doubles as a dining table, dramatically displays a collection of Chinese porcelains. “The pieces don’t have to match, but they do ha

Where To Start A place for everything and every in its place, or so goes the old saying. The problem is that you probably have too many things and not enough closets or cabinets to put them in. The solution? Furniture with built-in storage to help keep things tidy in every room in the house. These t

Garden bathroom Simple surfaces and natural materials lend a warm contemporary look to this 187-square-foot addition. A soak in this leafy, light-filled master bath makes you feel like you’re at a luxurious spa resort. Walls of glass open the bathtub corner to a private garden. Pretty Bathroom Stora