5 Clever Ideas to Maximise Space - How to Make the Most of Every Awkward Nook in Your Home

No matter how big your home is, it always seems to lack space. This is especially true if you have a lot of awkward nooks and crannies that don't seem to serve any purpose. But what if we told you that these spaces could be put to good use? In this blog post, we will show you how to make the most of every awkward nook in your home!

Here are five ways you can utilise those odd corners in your house. 

1. Add lighting

Make the most of an awkward nook by way of adding some lighting to your space. Lamps are a great way to add light to a room without taking up too much space. Plus, they can help create a cosy atmosphere in your home.

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2. Storage

Use the space for storage. If you have a lot of things that you need to store but don't have the space for, consider using an awkward nook as your storage solution. 

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3. Furniture

Add some furniture: add an arm chair, framed wall art or a small side table with some flowers, making the area look more intentional.

4. Bar cart

If you love a beverage, consider transforming your empty nook into a bar station. You can purchase a small bar cart or add a thin sideboard for more storage. Who doesn't want to have a well-stocked bar complete with blenders, cocktail mixers, bottle openers and all your bar essentials?

5. Wall art

All it takes to transform an awkward corner into a conversation area is a beautiful art work.

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Curvae's Checkered Wall Art Print

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Other ideas to transform your awkward nook: transform it into a makeshift home office by adding a small desk and chair. Or, if you're looking for something more fun, turn it into a game room by adding a foosball table or dart board. Whatever you do, make sure your turn it into something you'd use frequently.

These are just a few ideas to get you started. We hope this blog post has inspired you to make the most of your home's awkward nooks. What are some other ways you can utilise these spaces? Let us know in the comments below!

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