Small spaces are not a preferred choice for most people. However, majority buy smaller condo units because rents or costs of properties are more affordable for smaller spaces. If you’re single or a couple, it’s not such a problem. But if you have children, then the challenge to live in a such a small area is greater.
The Ikea Way
Ikea, this gigantic multinational that designs and sells low-priced, ready-to-assemble home furnishings, is able to show in the video below how you can design a 30 sqm living space to house a family of four.
Here are more designs ideas from Ikea, in the layout of the space as well as the furnishings.
Other Design Ideas for Small Spaces
There have been a lot of noise in the news about Ikea coming to the Philippines. But if you’re in the middle of decorating your home right now, you don’t have to wait for Ikea. There are home stores that do have furnishings that you can use, like SM Home.
Better yet, if you know of a carpenter who can custom-make furnitures for your space, then that would be the best option.
For more inspiration, read the article Tips on How to Use Paint to Make Your Condo Look Bigger.