12 Multitasking Small Space Furniture Pieces
These brilliant pieces of furniture will maximize your small spaces.
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Coffee and Dining Table
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Fold-Out Wall-Mount Small Space Furniture
This wall-mounted desk will save you valuable floor space. When on the wall, it serves as a mirror, and when you’re in need of a work space, simply fold it out to reveal a handy desk with an open storage area and shelves. Its slim profile makes it one of the best desks for small spaces.
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Multi-Purpose Foam Sofa
A convertible sofa for small spaces that’s actually cute? Yep! This 8-inch thick mattress made of CertiPUR-US certified supportive, high-density foam has a contemporary, durable gray linen-look fabric cover. It easily folds from a mattress to a sofa or lounger, leaving more room for living room storage.
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Twin-Over-Twin Convertible Loft Bed
If your bedroom is tiny, or you live in a studio, this loft bed could be a great find. The bottom twin turns into a seating area with a table, allowing you to do everything from eating to working or playing a card game! When designing your small bedroom, don’t stop with a space-saving bed. Make the most of your small closet and get a small nightstand to match.
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Sleeper Loveseat and Ottoman
This three-tiered multi-functional piece of furniture is ideal for working with small spaces and changing needs. Chill with a friend in the two-person loveseat with ottomans, or stack the ottomans inside to make a large gaming table or seating pad. If you end up having enough space, you can even fold it out completely into a queen-size mattress.
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Coffee Table With Nesting Stools
This clever piece of furniture brings modern farmhouse design to your small space. This is a glass-top coffee table, with four wedge-shaped fabric stools that tuck neatly beneath the table. The stools provide extra seating when you need it. Get an outdoor coffee table for your apartment balcony, too.
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Murphy Bed and Sofa
This design is ideal for studios. You can easily transform your living space into a bedroom. Simply remove the four sofa cushions and fold down the stylish Murphy bed. Meanwhile, each side column opens to reveal extra storage and comes with one fixed and three adjustable shelves. For the woodworkers, here’s how to diy a murphy bed.
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Lift-Top Storage Coffee Table
Who doesn’t love furniture with hidden storage? This lift-top storage coffee table allows you to store your belongings out of sight without taking up valuable space. This piece of furniture features two solid mid-sections that open and lift to use as a computer or writing desk.
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Versatile Kitchen Island
This rustic antique oak and black industrial metal island works hard in a small kitchen, but can also be used as a sofa table. If you’re serving a meal for a group, push the island against a wall and use it as a modern sideboard. One table, many uses in your small space. You can even build your own kitchen island cart with crates.
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Swiveling Storage Units
This playful piece of furniture hugs the wall vertically to free up floor space. When opened, the individual storage units swivel 180 degrees on a column that rests on the floor and is attached to the wall. The contraption opens from the left or right to make it more versatile and can be integrated anywhere in the home.
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Small Space Furniture in a Box
This “room-in-a-box” is called the Kali Ponte Board. It features a twin X-size wall bed with upper hanging and/or shelving storage and a seven-foot desk. The bed folds out horizontally when it’s time for bed, making it an ideal modern Murphy bed for small-space living. Built-in storage solutions like this are great for small spaces.
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