03/06/2014 08:57 am ET Updated Sep 18, 2017

24 Really Inventive Ways To Make A Small Space More Livable

Kristina Lindqvist

Living in a small home can make you creative in a hurry. If there's barely a closet -- let alone a spare room -- organizing your space in an efficient way that still makes you feel at home can be quite a challenge. For many apartment dwellers, there isn't the luxury of separate rooms and each piece of furniture needs to serve multiple uses.

We've already covered some of the best ways to create storage when you're living in a tiny space, and fortunately, there are more and more unique furniture pieces that make small-space living more of a joy than a pain. Things like lightweight objects that are easy to move, a tool that can make anything a table, furniture that has multiple functions, and storage that's a snap to assemble and disassemble make it fun to do more with less -- and will also appeal to the design-obsessed.

Below, see 24 ways to make small-space living way easier without sacrificing great design.

Furniture That Makes Small-Space Living Way Better

What creative ideas have you come up with to make small-space living more bearable? Tell us your tips on Twitter or Facebook, and check out some examples of tiny homes that definitely need to save space:

Tiny Homes With Tiny Porches