Six reworking furnishings that take advantage of small areas

By Cat DiStasio

Convertible furnishings is not new; most of us have lived with a form-shifting futon or couch mattress at one level or one other. Typically, although, a small abode cries out for far more than an additional sleeping floor, and designers have been racing to the rescue with revolutionary setups that utterly rework dwelling areas. Some attain up, like this floating platform that rises to create an entire new room, whereas others stretch outward, like these well designed home windows that double as a balcony. We have additionally noticed a settee that turns into a snug bunk mattress, and a handcrafted picket chair with dozens of configurations. These form-shifting parts are simply the tip of the iceberg of creative options to small area dilemmas.

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