Storage

All The Secret Small-Space Tricks Of Studio Units

Go play hide-and-seek with these storage solutions

Shares

If you want hidden storage solutions, look no further than these studio units. All of these homes will give you clever—and usually hidden—small space solutions to help clear your clutter.  

Peek-a-boo Murphy bed


Architect Ivy Darilag incorporated built-in units that transform into beds at night. One of these is this Murphy bed that can be folded neatly to look like a wall panel (below).

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW


READ: Space-Saving Pieces Complete This Studio Unit In Tagaytay

Swing-out dining table


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Morfosis design duo Pai Edles and Misty Floro are known for their edgy style and space-savvy solutions, like this sleek, black dining table that folds away and out of sight after dinner.

Another one!


Interior designer Nikki Audine also incorporated a fold-out dining table that cleanly tucks away into the TV cabinet.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

READ: This 31sqm Condo Is A Pastel Dream

Roll-out kitchen island


Real Living stylist and interior designer Tala Singson took advantage of an awkward gap in between kitchen counters to add this clever little island-on-wheels that can be rolled out when needed.

READ: A Homey, Minimalist Look For A 36sqm Studio Unit

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Discreet bike rack


Cebu-based interior designer Maya Franco created this bachelor studio unit with space-enhancing features in mind, such as this mirrored wall. She added a very discreet wooden bike rack with a tiny cubbyhole for a cap or bike accessories.

Swiveling TV


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

In this lounge area (which also doubles as a sleeping nook, by the way), the residents can pull out the TV anchored on the screen and turn it their way—or towards the opposite side.

READ: This 26sqm Studio Unit Can Accommodate More Than 5 People

Hidden nooks


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

This 18sqm pad designed by Bash Batara and Jolo Francisco has loads of hidden storage solutions, such as paneled accent wall that actually hides a work desk (below), closet, and pantry.


Hidden shoe storage, too!


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

There’s also a secret compartment built within the floor for Marlon’s shoes; it’s lined with faux turf to serve as a mat and add a green accent, too.

READ: A Sleek And Comfy 18sqm Studio Unit In Quezon City

More on Realliving.com.ph

Shares
Recommended Videos

Latest Stories

5 Steps to Starting Your Own Organic Container Garden of Herbs and Vegetables

You don't need a green thumb to grow your own veggies and herbs at home.

6 DIY Ideas To Organize Your Cable Clutter At Home

Learn about some creative ways to solve this common home dilemma!

7 Stores to Shop for Kids and Child-Sized Furniture (Beds, Chairs and Tables, and More)

Let your child's personality shine by choosing unique pieces for her room!

10 Cute Pots for Your Plant Babies

Give your little green friends the home they deserve!

Andi Manzano Offers a Peek at Her Line of Child-Sized Furniture (Available in October!)

The actress collaborated with a home store that specializes in furniture for babies and kids.

Where to Find Wall Stickers for Your Child's Bedroom (No Need for a New Paint Job!)

You can get wall stickers in lots of unique colors and designs.

'Walang Trabahong Pang-Forever': 5 Lessons on Investing from Dimples Romana

Dimples and her husband have been investing in real estate properties since 16 years ago when they got married.

Take Note: Here's How Often You Should Wash Your Bed Sheets

There's a recommended general rule of thumb you should remember.

The 5-Basket System: How to Declutter Your Home Once and for All

Get rid of all the unnecessary junk that may have accumulated in your home finally.

Experts Say Having These 5 Colors at Home Will Make You Happier!

Thinking of giving your home a makeover? Make sure you choose the colors wisely!

'Good Utang vs Bad Utang': 10 Money Lessons From the Megastar Sharon Cuneta

Having a property to call your own is still the best investment, says Sharon Cuneta

Not All Electric Fans Are Created Equal! 7 Things to Consider When Buying One

Fans are a necessity in all Pinoy homes, so make sure yours is a reliable model!
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!