previous
  • Video: Install a Fence
    Video: Install a Fence
  • 9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
    9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
  • Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
    Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
  • Magazine Departments
    Magazine Departments
  • Read FHB on Your iPad
    Read FHB on Your iPad
  • Tips & Techniques for Painting
    Tips & Techniques for Painting
  • Clever daily tip in your inbox
    Clever daily tip in your inbox
  • Master Carpenter Videos
    Master Carpenter Videos
  • Energy-Smart Details
    Energy-Smart Details
  • Design Inspiration
    Design Inspiration
  • Radiant Heat Comparison
    Radiant Heat Comparison
  • All about Roofing
    All about Roofing
  • 7 Small Bathroom Layouts
    7 Small Bathroom Layouts
  • Remodeling Articles
    Remodeling Articles
  • 7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
    7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
  • Classic Cabinets
    Classic Cabinets
  • Custom Flooring Inspiration
    Custom Flooring Inspiration
  • Hot Water Now
    Hot Water Now
  • 7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
    7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
  • Basement Remodeling Tips
    Basement Remodeling Tips
  • Pro Tool Rental. Learn More.
    Pro Tool Rental. Learn More.
next
Pin It

Making the Most of a Small Space

These design principles illustrate how to capitalize on a small space and tight budget

Click the image to play the slideshow Click the image to play the slideshow

Architect Tina Govan added a 650-square foot addition to her Raleigh, N.C. home to help relieve the cramped living conditions in her then current home. While it may not seem like much to work with, Govan explains how she was able to make the best of the situation by efficiently capitalizing on the available space, and create a loft, bathroom, Tatami room inspired by her time in Japan, and home office, in this tiny addition. To listen to this audio slideshow, click on the image.