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4 New Updates for Your Small Space

Turn small into beautiful with these must-dos

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Photography: Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions

Have you been living in your home for quite some time now? If you’ve had the same décor and layout for the past five years, then maybe it's time to consider a mini-makeover. Here are a few ideas that you can try:

Create a space-enhancing pass-through

If you feel that your space feels a bit crowded, you may opt to have a space-enhancing pass-through from the kitchen to the dining room to make the area more efficient.

To separate the different areas at home, you may also use bookshelves or curtains.

Click here for more handy hints on how to separate areas at home.

 Add more details

If you feel like your home is too plain, you may opt to add more details that reflect your personality. Consider adding quirky decor and unexpected pieces. You may also liven up the kitchen using special backsplashes and stylish drawer pulls.

Click here for more ideas on how to liven up a small kitchen.

Mix-and-match

You don't necessarily have to buy new decor pieces to be able to give your home a new look. Experiment by mixing and matching a few items and see if the end result goes well with your home's overall style. Work with decor pieces in varying heights, play with colors and proportion, and consider layering.

Thinking of setting up a vignette? Click here for handy hints.

Choose a dramatic backdrop

Are your walls too empty and bare? You can instantly brighten up the space by creating a dramatic backdrop in your room. If you’re renting your home, you may install wall decals with different designs or create a gallery wall by displaying your favorite photos.

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