Transforming a Small Balcony into a Cozy AreaPublished by Tight on Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:34
When you live in an apartment and you feel that the balcony is too small for your needs, you do not have to worry about that particular space. Not many landlords are building apartments with spacious balconies. For you to relax in your balcony and spend some time there with your friends, it does not have to be a big space. You can create an illusion of space with a little creativity.
Take Your Garden to another Level
Flowers and plants can significantly transform your balcony regardless of its size. Maybe you see the balcony as such a small space that you can barely have a single flower pot. You can ‘create more space’ with hanged flowers and plants. Just don’t hang too many of them. This will save you floor space and you will enjoy your small garden just like everybody else.
Place Outdoor Furniture
It’s easy to make your small balcony cozy by pacing an outdoor small sofa. The sofa and other furniture you place in the balcony should be space saving otherwise you will not have much to do with the space. One advantage of this kind of furniture is that they are well-designed to ensure space is saved. For, example you can purchase stools with compartments or collapsible chairs and a table.
Put a Privacy Screen
Did you know that there are privacy screens for balconies? This comes in handy when transforming your small balcony. It’s easy to hang since it comes with fasteners that are easy to work with and they are relatively affordable. The privacy screen shields you from prying eyes and you can even take a nap in your balcony. It will shield you from scorching sun and wind making the balcony a comfortable place to unwind.
You do not have to be frustrated by the small size of your balcony. You can transform it and turn it into a peaceful haven to relax whenever you want. You have varieties of options on how you can achieve this. From placing space-saving furniture, a perfect floor rug to having a hanging garden, there is so much you can do with this space. You can even improvise where possible. Just ensure that what you decide to place in your balcony is of good quality as it will be exposed to harsh weather at times.