How to make the most out of a small lounge

Make the most out of your space! With many of us unable to afford a new home it’s a good idea to make yourself more than comfortable with what you already have and that may mean creating a small lounge appear bigger than it actually is…

Here are three great ideas on how to make the most out of your small living room.


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Image shows blue carpet

Open up your space by bringing in a lot of natural light into the room. The lighter the lounge is the bigger it would look, making it appear bigger, lighter and brighter – a perfect family living room area.


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Image shows Linear striped carpet

Trick your eyes into seeing a bigger space by using striped carpet or vinyl. In the same way that vertical lines can make you look taller, they can affect the look of a room too. Be sure to experiment with the width of the stripes too as this can affect the final finish too!


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Image shows wood effect vinyl flooring

Use white furniture and white walls to create a seamless, chic interior that’s also airy. As you and your guests wouldn’t be able to see the edges of the room, it’ll give it a continuous look and make the lounge appear larger than it actually is. Why not add mirrors as well to create the illusion of even more space?

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