Small Spaces

When you inhabit a small space, finding creative solutions are a must. Explore compact spaces, tiny houses, and studios that employ clever storage solutions. From multifunctional rooms, to space-saving hacks, to lofted living, these dwellings exhibit resourcefulness, flexibility, and style.

This Can-Do Pool House Cleverly Goes From Private to Party Mode
This Can-Do Pool House Cleverly Goes From Private to Party Mode
Built to weather a harsh, mountain climate, this sleek pool house in Park City, Utah, transitions easily from private guesthouse to party central.
 - 3 months ago
This Svelte Tiny Home Is Being Auctioned For Charity
This Svelte Tiny Home Is Being Auctioned For Charity
RE/MAX and Henry Ford College in Michigan are taking bids on this student-designed home from July 26-28, with all proceeds benefitting children's hospitals.
 - 3 months ago
Kick Back in This Tiny, Solar-Powered Houseboat For $61K
Kick Back in This Tiny, Solar-Powered Houseboat For $61K
Compact in size—yet big on comfort—this well-crafted micro-home is a luxurious way to experience the water.
 - 3 months ago
This Off-Grid Prefab Cabin Boasts a Hidden Jacuzzi
This Off-Grid Prefab Cabin Boasts a Hidden Jacuzzi
Dramatically wrapped in dark spruce panels, this self-sustaining tiny home in North Slovakia is the ultimate escape.
 - 3 months ago
A Lunar Lander-Inspired Tiny House is an Otherworldly Escape
A Lunar Lander-Inspired Tiny House is an Otherworldly Escape
Inspired by a picture of a lunar lander, a naval architect perches a tiny house in the shrub-steppe landscape of Eastern Washington.
 - 3 months ago
This Mirrored Cabin Playfully Brings a Forest Indoors
This Mirrored Cabin Playfully Brings a Forest Indoors
Set amidst a leafy forest near Ontario's Kawartha Lakes, this modern cabin beautifully mirrors nature with its contemporary choice of materials.
 - 3 months ago
A Tiny Taipei Apartment Pursues Muji-Like Minimalism For $35K
A Tiny Taipei Apartment Pursues Muji-Like Minimalism For $35K
Completed on a budget of $35,000, this 355-square-foot apartment has been designed with young professionals in mind.
 - 3 months ago
An Old Stone Building in Tuscany Becomes a Modern Hideaway
An Old Stone Building in Tuscany Becomes a Modern Hideaway
A clever renovation transforms an irregularly shaped dwelling in Trequanda, Italy, into a tiny retreat that's bursting with character.
 - 3 months ago
6 Midwestern Tiny Home Companies to Help You Downsize
6 Midwestern Tiny Home Companies to Help You Downsize
If you're based in the Midwest and looking to move into a tiny home, these regional companies are your answer.
 - 3 months ago
A Lush Wallcovering Brings the Feeling of Nature Into This Tiny New York Apartment
A Lush Wallcovering Brings the Feeling of Nature Into This Tiny New York Apartment
A Manhattan pied-à-terre provides a homey retreat for Canadians who frequently visit New York.
 - 3 months ago
A Melbourne Couple Escape City Living in This Tasmanian Retreat
A Melbourne Couple Escape City Living in This Tasmanian Retreat
Despite its dark facade to visually recede into the bush, this countryside home boasts bright, light, and cozy interiors.
 - 3 months ago
Before & After: A Dark 1880s Row Home Gets an Airy Makeover
Before & After: A Dark 1880s Row Home Gets an Airy Makeover
After suffering years of neglect, a historic row home breathes new life as a chic and modern residence renovated by Brentwood Builders.
 - 3 months ago
Budget Breakdown: One Couple Give a 1969 Airstream Globetrotter a Dreamy Makeover For $19K
Budget Breakdown: One Couple Give a 1969 Airstream Globetrotter a Dreamy Makeover For $19K
The husband-and-wife duo behind Colorado Caravan transform a 1969 Airstream Globetrotter for $19,180.
 - 3 months ago
This Oregon Company Crafts Exceptional Tiny Homes Starting at $40K
This Oregon Company Crafts Exceptional Tiny Homes Starting at $40K
Hunkered down during a week-long snow storm, three couples hatch a plan to build purposefully designed and expertly crafted tiny homes under the moniker Tiny Heirloom.
 - 3 months ago
An Old Grain Silo Makes an Enchanting Tiny Home in Phoenix
An Old Grain Silo Makes an Enchanting Tiny Home in Phoenix
Tucked into the urban grid, a 340-square-foot grain silo becomes an unexpected desert oasis that overcomes several design challenges.
 - 4 months ago
These Rotterdam Apartments Put the Average Student Dorm to Shame
These Rotterdam Apartments Put the Average Student Dorm to Shame
Inspired by the tiny house movement, Standard Studio turns 194-square-foot offices into freshman housing at Erasmus University in the Netherlands.
 - 4 months ago
A Japanese-Inspired Flat in Singapore Embraces Flexible Spaces
A Japanese-Inspired Flat in Singapore Embraces Flexible Spaces
A couple integrate clever space-saving techniques learned from Japanese micro homes via a flat renovation in Singapore.
 - 4 months ago
Own This Stylish, Energy-Efficient Tiny Home For $69K
Own This Stylish, Energy-Efficient Tiny Home For $69K
Packed with elegant details and modern appliances, this tiny abode is as chic as it is affordable.
 - 4 months ago
Budget Breakdown: A Portland Couple Design and Build a Compact Home For $222K
Budget Breakdown: A Portland Couple Design and Build a Compact Home For $222K
An architect and construction engineer couple build a sustainable, 624-square-foot abode for $221,580—here's how the numbers add up.
 - 4 months ago
These Digital Nomads Live, Work, and Travel in a Sprinter Van
These Digital Nomads Live, Work, and Travel in a Sprinter Van
We chat with Lexi and Cody—the "van-trepreneurs" behind Dynamo Ultima—about what it's like to live and run a creative studio out of their van.
 - 4 months ago
Vivid Accent Colors Turn This Tiny Abode Into a Dreamy Oasis
Vivid Accent Colors Turn This Tiny Abode Into a Dreamy Oasis
A design duo transform their Manhattan apartment from dark and cramped to sleek and loft-like.
 - 4 months ago
Embark on Your Next Road Trip in This Renovated Camper For $35K
Embark on Your Next Road Trip in This Renovated Camper For $35K
Thanks to a thoughtful revamp, an outdated trailer is converted into a bright and cheerful home.
 - 4 months ago
7 Tiny Home Companies to Consider on the West Coast
7 Tiny Home Companies to Consider on the West Coast
These design-forward home builders on the West Coast are crafting tiny dwellings that are big on style and sustainability.
 - 4 months ago
This Off-Grid Turkish Cabin Features a Nifty Pulley System
This Off-Grid Turkish Cabin Features a Nifty Pulley System
Pulley-operated walls and windows open the door to indoor/outdoor living in this tiny prefab cabin.
 - 4 months ago
A Well-Traveled Couple Launch a Line of Sleek Homes on Wheels
A Well-Traveled Couple Launch a Line of Sleek Homes on Wheels
The husband-and-wife duo behind Living Vehicle tell us the story behind the off-grid, mobile home that is shaking up the industry.
 - 4 months ago
This Sleek, Angular Tiny Home Is Not Your Average A-Frame Cabin
This Sleek, Angular Tiny Home Is Not Your Average A-Frame Cabin
Measuring only 180 square feet, this exquisite, off-grid tiny home features a big sense of style.
 - 4 months ago
8 Tiny Home Companies to Know Along the East Coast
8 Tiny Home Companies to Know Along the East Coast
These innovative tiny home builders offer beautiful, efficient dwellings up and down the East Coast.
 - 4 months ago
19 Cozy Nooks That Radiate Charm and Comfort
19 Cozy Nooks That Radiate Charm and Comfort
From alluring alcoves to cozy reading corners and breakfast nooks, these 19 spaces will make you want to curl up with a book—and/or glass of wine—ASAP.
 - 4 months ago
A Tiny Cabin Boasts Big Views of the New Zealand Countryside
A Tiny Cabin Boasts Big Views of the New Zealand Countryside
Voted New Zealand's Best Small Home in 2016, this petite retreat has been cleverly designed to sleep up to eight guests.
 - 5 months ago
This Eco-Friendly Shipping Container Is the Ultimate Nomadic Dwelling
This Eco-Friendly Shipping Container Is the Ultimate Nomadic Dwelling
Transforming ubiquitous corrugated boxes into sleek pop-up homes, shops, and shelters, Cocoon Modules is redefining what a container can be.
 - 5 months ago