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4 Designer Tips for a Small Living Area

Let these inputs from an interior designer help you create an inviting space

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Original Article: Katherine Lopez and Paula de Guzman Photography: Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions (Main Photo)

It can be difficult to design and style a small living area. Where can you put the sofa? Is it still okay to add a rug and coffee table? Can we still accommodate guests? These are just some of the questions that we need to answer. But have you ever tried looking at the bright side? Consider the advantages of styling a small living space? Upkeep is easier because a small area is easier to clean and it allows the family to bond and spend quality time.

“A small space also encourages family interaction. Parents can easily monitor the activities of their children, and there’s better interaction with family members,” shares interior designer Rochelle Granali. To create an efficient and cozy space, you need to have the right pieces. Rochelle shares these tips and picks: 

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