Bill's Wonderful Sunshine

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Name:
Bill
Location:
St Petersburg, FL
Square Feet:
500
Division:
Tiny
What I Love About My Small Home:
When I saw this 500 square foot apartment in St Petersburg's Old Northeast with a screened porch, white (not beige) walls, herringbone oak floors, and coved ceilings, I had to live here. I overlooked the funky vintage kitchen and bath because they were in good shape. Every room has a window, full of that wonderful sunshine.
Three of My Best Tips and Tricks for Creating a Successful Small Space:
1. Keep it simple, use a few pieces to give your home a spacious feeling.
2. Make every piece do double duty. Desks become dining tables; a sofa becomes a guest bed; a file cabinet is home to the microwave and toaster oven.
3. Be careful with color, pattern and texture. Have a defined color palette that you don't deviate from for peacefulness. Always return to those neutral basics for calmness.
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