10 Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration Solutions

Having a small house is normal; you are not alone. There are many ways to make the most of space and create a feeling of greater spaciousness. These flats are the perfect example: for small spaces, great solutions.

Decorating a house is always a challenge. And if that house has little space, even more. But it’s not impossible. Today, there are many solutions to effectively decorate your small apartment or house to deceive the eye and make it appear larger. Custom furniture, storage areas, good distribution, and well-chosen lighting are the keys to getting the most out of each square meter. To make this task easier for you, we show you ten small apartments so you can see the wonders that can be done in a small space and get ideas to apply to yours.

1. Small apartment with an oak wood wall

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

This is an example of what its author, Marie-Astrid Pelsser, calls micro-architecture. The day space, of reduced dimensions, was a puzzle of angles and cutouts to which was added a central wall pierced by two doors. The author decided to hide all this overloaded functionality with an oak wood wall that integrates the water area of ​​the kitchen, the refrigerator, the oven, the doors, and the storage area. All a success.

2. Very smart little house

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

Sweden is the paradise of smart solutions. Thanks to the good distribution, this small apartment renovated by Stadshem achieves greater visual amplitude. The living room and dining room come together in the same space, open to a beautiful wooden kitchen very well distributed. The large windows allow the entrance of natural light that brings even more light to the neutral tones of the interior.

3. Mini space with a sculptural mobile wardrobe

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

Paris is a city where finding a flat is an impossible mission. Due to the city’s popularity, most of the options are small spaces, so you have to look for good solutions. In this apartment of just 30 square meters, the Freaks Architecture studio has added more space and functionality with a sculptural mobile wardrobe. It accommodates shelving and a folding table and organizes the space in many configurations depending on where it is placed.

4. Everything is connected in a small space

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

Bonba Studio has renovated this 60-square-meter apartment in Barcelona, ​​turning it into a more versatile, dynamic, social space. The dining room and kitchen have been connected with a common floor, but the best thing is the 12-meter-long piece of furniture that connects the entrance, the hall, the dining room, and the living room to generate a spacious atmosphere. The decoration is eclectic, with warm and bright tones that accompany the idea of ​​spaciousness.

5. Dark tones are also allowed in small houses

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

A cube solves space problems in this tiny Paris apartment. The idea of ​​the reform stems from the collaboration between the owner of the flat and the Batiik studio. With just over 22 square meters, it was decided to install a cube that integrates a bedroom, bathroom, and closet. By placing the cube in the corner, the remaining floor area was freed up, making room for a small living room.

6. Mini flat that is pure Nordic essence

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

In Gothenburg, we find this mini flat that is pure Nordic essence. To take advantage of its 58 square meters, wooden floors, white color, high ceilings, original and well-preserved doors, and large windows facing southwest have been used so that the light from northern Europe filters into the interior. In this way, it contributes to giving warmth to the floor of a room in which the tranquility of the Nordic style is breathed.

7. Power of white in a small space

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

The Tjip studio has been in charge of renovating a second residence on the Belgian coast. This small flat shines thanks to a warm palette of cream, beige, linen, and rattan. Combining materials such as stone, recycled brick, or lime results in a calm space. A single space in which the bedroom, living room, dining room, and kitchen coexist, the latter hidden within the storage units. Altogether, but well defined.

8. 37 meters very well used

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

Only 37 square meters serve this little apartment in Stockholm to shine with Nordic style. The most intelligent thing is its distribution since the living room, the kitchen, and the dining room occupy a single space. At the same time, the bedroom has been conceived as a separate room but visually connected. Natural materials such as wood combined with soft tones create a pleasant atmosphere.

9. Curved wall in a small flat

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

Pierre-Louis Gerlier Architecte has turned a dark Parisian flat into this bright, colorful, airy one, with an attractive curved wall of scalloped wood paneling. The studio tore down unnecessary walls and false ceilings that hid a double height and redesigned the space that leads to the patio. The curved wall traverses the space, creating a lounge that opens to the outside, a private study, and a partition that encloses the compact kitchen and bathroom.

10. Complete reform of a small house

Small Houses Ideas with Perfect Decoration

A pre-1950s building in Valencia is this 59-square-meter house adapted to the 21st century by the Xarquitectos team, Ernesto Correa Selva and Patricia Maldonado Lafita. After a comprehensive reform, in which the spaces have been opened up, and the light has been enhanced, the metallic and concrete construction elements are left on view, combined with neutral tones and natural textiles, thus giving a greater sense of spaciousness.