If you’ve recently moved into a new home, you’re likely excited about the additional space you’ll have to entertain and enjoy. As you get closer to moving day, use the following tips to ensure that you’ll get the most out of all the new room in your home.
How to Optimize Extra Space in Your New Home
Keep the following tips in mind when it comes to efficiently using the extra space you have in your new home.
Keep Storage in Mind
If you have a large amount of extra storage space in your new home, you need to be sure you’re being efficient in how it’s used. Don’t simply throw all of your extra belongings in closets, but rather think about how you can efficiently use this extra storage space to store your belongings. Maybe you’ll want to install shelving systems, or an entire closet organization system, but have a plan about how you’ll make use of this extra storage space.
Think Creatively About Extra Space
Have you always wanted to have a TV room, a game room, or a home gym? Well, if your new home has an extra room, why not put it to good use? Sure, it’s always great to have a guest room, but why not use this space efficiently, at least when you don’t have guests spending the night. Use your imagination as it relates to an extra room to ensure you’ll enjoy it, because if you’re not enjoying the new space, why did you need to move into a bigger house in the first place?
Create Defined Areas
Many of today’s new homes feature expansive open floorplans, which while great can also become difficult to decorate. When it comes to these open spaces you can use furniture to separate areas to create defined areas depending on your needs. The beauty about open spaces is that you can easily rearrange furniture if you should decide that you want to try a different look.
Don’t Forget Your Outdoor Spaces
Many times we neglect wonderful outdoor decks, porches and enclosed patios that can easily become an extension of our living spaces. If you have an outdoor area, be sure to take advantage of it especially during the milder months of the year such as the spring and early fall.
Reach Out to Capitol Moving & Storage to Schedule Your Move
We hope these tips will help you as you plan your next move. If you have any questions about the moving process, feel free to reach out to the professional movers at Capitol Moving & Storage today by phone at 860-282-4646.