Many houses are not build with separate foyers and that is fine if you can figure out how to create one simply with a piece of furniture. Small chest or dresser offers attractive storage for those excess shoes, hats and book bags, if you walk right into your living room from your front door as many people do.
The built ins can make a big difference in a small house. Free standing furniture doesn’t always make the best use of the space you have and it can sometimes appear cluttered. You can maximize space and have an attractive storage, if you decide to put a built in or a banquette, wherever possible.
Built in banquettes can offer tucked away storage for those extra dishes, entertaining platters, seasonal items and small kitchen appliances, if you are fortunate enough to have a small breakfast nook or dining room.
Find attractive and appropriately sized containers to organize, items inside. There are many awkward cabinets like the one below that can end up being a jumbled mess.
Many small houses can’t afford having large walls available to create for hooks and memo boards such as whole wall family command centers. With few little hack you can still make the most of the space you have. You can simply put a metal bucket for each child with a magnet or clip for personalizing daily reminders.
In a small,little house, you can’t really put a dedicated craft rooms. But that doesn’t mean we can’t have cute dedicated spaces for crafts and wrapping. You will probably have to remove some of the stuff that you don’t use but you should be able to find a little nook or cranny for the basics stuff that you most often use. The example below is a perfect way to store the crafts that you need and save on space.