Marti’s Home Care Tip #6: 16 ways to make creative use of space

For a variety of reasons, many of us are downsizing our homes, whether we have become empty nesters or are just looking for a smaller or more affordable space. But how do you make the most of a smaller home? Sunset magazine has some great ideas in its Nov. 29, 2011 email newsletter, 16 ways to make creative use of space. Here are just a few teasers:

  • Mix high and low (end) accessories
  • Purchase recycled (aka second hand) furnishings and accessories
  • Create multi-purpose spaces
  • Use bold, contrasting colors

Have a decorating tip for your small space? I’d love to hear it! Email me with your idea.


About Marti Reeder

I am a full-time, full-service REALTOR® for John L. Scott, Kent-Covington, Washington. Serving primarily the South Puget Sound, my goal is to provide my clients with first class service and to make the home buying or home selling process as simple as possible.

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