How To Open Up Your Home And Enjoy More Space

22 January 2020


You can spend ages improving the various design elements of your house. Changing the way a room looks can be very rewarding, and you absolutely love the new design. However, there’s one concern that exists amongst most homeowners. Unfortunately, this concern isn’t always addressed when you improve your interior design. So, you have to explore other options to try and deal with it.

The title may give this away, but the concern is a lack of space. Loads of homeowners feel cramped in their house, and they assume there’s nothing they can do about it. On the contrary, you can do plenty of things. With that in mind, here’s how you open up your home and enjoy more space:

Put things in storage

Why do you feel cramped in your home? Generally, it’s because you have too much stuff lying around. You have way too many belongings, yet most of the items rarely get used. So, why do you keep them? They may have sentimental or financial value, so you can’t throw them away.

Instead, look into self-storage facilities. Here, you can pay to have your items kept in a secure place for as long as possible. It frees up so much space in your home, and you’ll notice the difference immediately. If you want to make some extra money, then it’s worth trying to learn more about investing in self-storage facilities. By owning one, you don’t have to pay for the service! Plus, you bring in extra money by letting other people use it. If you’ve got a business-orientated mind, then it’s worth thinking about.



Install space-saving storage in your home

Another storage-related idea is to implement new storage designs in your home. I’ve linked a video above that shows you so many amazing ideas you can attempt. You’ll notice that they don’t take up a lot of space, but will help you store so many of the items that clutter up your home.

This is a fantastic idea if you have loads of belongings that you physically can’t move to an external storage facility. If you need to use them all the time, then adding storage ideas to your property helps you clear some room and retain the items you need.

Convert to an open-plan layout

This is one of my favourite ideas, but it requires a lot of effort. You can open up so much space by knocking down a wall or two in your home. The idea is that you have an open-plan layout in the house. For example, instead of a separate kitchen and dining room, you have one large room that includes them both.

Yes, this means you have to knock down a wall and pay for all the renovations. However, it totally transforms your home. It will feel as though the shackles have been released. You’ll go from a cramped area to a much more spacious one.

The key point to take is that you can unlock extra space in your home. No matter how cramped it feels, there are ways to open up your interiors. Now, you can live a better life without feeling like the walls are closing in on you.




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