Small Space Living: Tips, Tricks & Ideas

Without a doubt the Sunshine Coast is a growing community, both residential and tourist aspects booming, new jobs are being created with the development of the hospital and the Aura Estate. So, whether we like it or not, a large amount of people see potential in this beautiful part of the world and to be able to enjoy the Sunny Coast to its fullest people are having to adapt to smaller living spaces, perhaps because of their lifestyle, budget or simply due to the circumstances.

But if small living spaces haunts you or even the thought of downsizing, never fear because we are here, with helpful tricks and tips that makes downsizing an absolute breeze. If you resonate with any of the tips or find yourself aimlessly nodding and smirking to yourself as you’re reading, thinking, “That’s 100% me.”

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  1. Clear out! When you have less space to work with, you’re likely going to have to live with less stuff. You know those things you gather throughout your life, haven’t looked at in 10 years, and you go to declutter but you just cant seem to part with it? If this sounds like you, Hi-Tech Self Storage has your back, we are the home of over 800 units that ensures that your sentimental belongings are kept safe, sound, dry and high.

  2. Double up with bunks. Living in small spaces with kids presents challenges of its own. One of the common issues is that there aren’t enough bedrooms for everyone so the kids need to share. One simple way to save space in a shared room is to use bunk beds! But if living on a smaller scale is short term or if you are anticipating the kids growing up and leaving the beloved bunks behind, then being able to store larger furniture should definitely be considered. Hi- Tech Self Storage is located off Maroochydore Road, and your storage unit is accessible 6am-8pm, 365 days a year. This allows for easy access when the bunks have seen their day and the kids room needs to be transformed into a visitors bedroom.
  3. Embrace Small Furniture. Large furniture in small spaces will leave your home feeling cluttered. By investing in small furniture, including space-saving kitchen tables, desks, and more, you will maximize your space and can still enjoy the furniture that makes home feel like home. Hi-Tech Self Storage offers 40 different sizes, so whether its an oversupply of pillows or a whole house worth of goods, we can accommodate you, leaving your house easy- breezy and not confined by large items that just don’t fit.
  4. Wall Shelving is a Must. Whether as a kitchen storage solution for your dishes as shown below or utilized in your living room, bedroom, or bathroom, wall shelves provide both valuable storage space and home decoration idea, especially in small homes.
  5. Get Out of the House! Getting out of your apartment or house is always a good idea, but if you’re living in a small space, it’s even more important. You can do everything imaginable to maximize the space you live in, but there’s so much to do and explore outside of the home. One of the biggest reasons people choose small space living is to be near incredible amenities. Get out and enjoy them!

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