Creating more space in your home

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book-892136_640Space is important, especially when it comes to internal structures. The rooms in your house will inevitably be a range of different sizes, but there can always stand to be a bit more space for you and your family to make use of.

Clutter is a common problem, especially when you’ve been living in the same place for a long time. It’s natural enough but can become frustrating. Renovating your home is a great way to refresh the environment and make it seem like new, and there are lots of ways to save more space in your home and have it looking better than ever. This is an especially good idea if you’re planning on selling up sometime in the future.

Have a Clear Out

It’s just common sense, really. Before making any serious renovations to your house, have a big clear out and get rid of all your unwanted clutter. From clothes you never wear anymore to those nick knacks you don’t remember buying or why, you’d be amazed by just how much space you can free up by getting rid of all the useless things cluttering up your house.

Go Under the Hammer

Knocking through walls and doorways is one of the most popular ways to create more space, but this isn’t always a viable options, especially when it comes to load bearing walls and so on.

If it’s a viable option for your home, then it’s worth considering. Many people choose to open up spaces, particularly in living room and dining areas in order to create a more open area.

Creative Storage

Storage space is a common issue, especially when there are always new things coming into the home and rarely going out again. However, you don’t just have to make do with the storage space already available in your house, there are plenty of ways to save more space.

For instance, using storage items like pallets offer a convenient, versatile and environmentally friendly method of storage. You can transform them into shelves and boxes for your DVDs, books, clothes and more. What’s more, they’re great for customisation and look fantastic in any space.

Convert Existing Space

If you have extra space like an attic or a basement, then converting it into a new space can be a great way to create more room and add value to your home during renovation. This may take a bit of work but can be extremely rewarding, and you end up with extra rooms in your house to be used!

Renovating your home gives you a great opportunity to create more space whilst maximising on the space that you already have. Give it a try and see what a difference it can make.

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