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The 10 Most Space-Efficient Furniture Pieces

If you live in a small home, then you know how valuable space is. Make the most of what you have with space-efficient furniture!

Sofa Sleeper

Sofa sleepers are perfect for when guests spend the night and you don’t have an extra room to spare; they only extend about four feet when you pull out the mattress.

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Nesting Tables

Nesting tables are a space-efficient option to end tables as they’re typically smaller, and you can stack them in one spot when they’re not all in use.

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Lift-Top Coffee Table

Lift-top coffee tables can do double or triple the work of a coffee table as its lift top allows you to work and eat at the sofa as well as set down your drinks.

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Storage Ottoman

Storage ottomans are another space-efficient furniture piece that does double duty since it provides a place to kick up your feet plus extra storage, which is especially important in smaller spaces.

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Drop-Leaf Dining Table

Comfortably seating two, drop-leaf dining tables take up little space but can seat up to four people if necessary with their extendable leaves.

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If you have a regular dining table, consider replacing your chairs with benches as they slide underneath a table and maintain clear sight lines.

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Backless Bar Stools

Similar to benches, backless bar stools neatly fit underneath a counter and take up less space visually since they “disappear.”

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Storage Bed

Although they tend to be slightly bulkier than regular beds, storage beds make the most of your sleep space by providing extra storage in your bedroom.

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Bunk Bed

If you have kids, bunk beds are the most space-efficient way to set up their bedroom as the beds stack vertically instead of spreading out horizontally, eating up room that could otherwise be used for playing or studying.

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Corner Desk

A small corner desk doesn’t take up much space, lending to the possibility of a multi-purpose room.

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Which space-efficient furniture piece(s) make the biggest difference in your home? Tell us in the comments!

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