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A Contemporary Makeover for a Dull One-Bedroom Unit

To create an ideal space for rent, interior designers Kimi Manuel and Athena Maramag cleverly used wallpaper, a neutral color palette, and functional furniture pieces

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Photography: courtesy of the Designers (Before) | Hans Fausto (After) Interior Designer: Kimi Manuel and Athena Maramag

In today’s digital age, you can book a temporary home in minutes—as long as you have a reliable Internet connection. Tons of websites can pull a hundred different options for you—from loft-type units and one-bedroom homes, to compact studio units and even sprawling spaces. For those who invest in homes for rent, creating a practical space with a homey ambiance is a must. Since the owner of this condo wanted to create a unit that will appeal to guests, she decided to renovate the space with the help of interior designers Kimi Manuel and Athene Maramag. The duo worked on a bright and spacious look, maximizing every inch of space to create a unit where guests can relax, accomplish tasks, and even bring friends over. Take note of the changes below:

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