44+ Easy Small Apartment Decorating Ideas

No matter how tiny your pad is, theres always ways to create more space. So here’s 25 of the best ways you can maximize your space – and the best thing is – most of the ideas only cost a few dollars and can be completed in no time at all.

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Bedside Corner Shelf
With no space for a bedside locker this cute DIY project is the perfect answer. Easy to make, very little expense you can have this on your wall in no time. With room for your bedside light, books and phone you won’t have to get out of bed to turn on the light as it is right beside you. With the step by step tutorial you can make this yourself in an afternoon. And it couldn’t be more simple.
Bedside Corner Shelf

Ikea Storage Bed Hack
Put an end to your lack of storage space in your small bedroom with this brilliant idea.No more hunting for your favorite jeans or the book your reading That space under your bed can be used for more that gathering dust. These bookcases will store all those untidy things lying around your room. Books will have a new home. Bigger clothing items like sweaters can be tidied away in the ample spaces. all those phone chargers, hair dryers will be neatly hidden away and you can relax with all that reclaimed space. Amazing!
Tutorial Ikea Storage Bed Hack

Space Saving Sofa Table
This DIY table is the perfect small space solution for all your storage and will completely transform your sitting room. It is so easy to make and happy days it is budget friendly as you will only need a few supplies. All it requires is some wood and a usb charging station. No more wires and extension cables everywhere. Its such an easy project and I’m sure you can’t wait to get started.
Tutorial Space Saving Sofa Table

Crate Bench Hack
This is a super cool project and so easy to make. You can use it as a window seat in your kids bedroom or as storage in your own bedroom. All you need are two crates and a ready make shelf, some wood glue and spray paint. This is the easiest DIY project you will ever do. It is sturdy enough to sit on and by adding a few fluffy cushions and rug you have the most gorgeous bench imaginable.
Tutorial Crate Bench Hack

Dollar Tree DIY Curtain Hook
Tutorial Dollar Tree DIY Curtain Hook

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Dollar Tree Marble and Gold Organizer
This DIY hack using dollar tree crates and gold spray paint will solve the problem in no time. It looks really glamorous and you’ll have fun putting it together. You will be amazed at how quickly you can turn your bathroom from an untidy mess into a calm and beautiful room. All your toiletries and towels can be stored here and you can finish the look with some decorative candles and small indoor plants. You can even use this crate organizer in your bedroom.
Tutorial Dollar Tree Marble and Gold Organizer

Tension Rod Hacks
Tutorial Tension Rod Hacks

Custom Drawer Organizers
Tutorial Custom Drawer Organizers

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DIY Frame Key Holder
Tutorial DIY Frame Key Holder

Easy Crate Storage with Binder Clips
Could there be a better excuse for working your way through crates of wine? What’s more you can arrange them in any shape you like (thinking back to my block building days) and you could customize them with different designs and paper (but don’t do this after too much wine 🙂
Tutorial Easy Crate Storage with Binder Clips

Hanging Storage Bins
Tutorial Hanging Storage Bins

Holder for Charging Cell Phone
Tutorial Holder for Charging Cell Phone

Makeup Storage Box from a Sphora Gift Box
Tutorial Makeup Storage Box from a Sphora Gift Box

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Pretty DIY Hairband Storage
Tutorial Pretty DIY Hairband Storage

Pretty Pen Pot Storage
Tutorial Pretty Pen Pot Storage

Tufted Storage Ottoman
Tutorial Tufted Storage Ottoman

Back of Door Organizers
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Bath Toy Storage
Tutorial Bath Toy Storage

Bed Risers
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DIY Custom Storage Ottomans
Tutorial DIY Custom Storage Ottomans

DIY Jewelry Organizer
Tutorial DIY Jewelry Organizer

DIY Leaning Wall Shelf
Tutorial DIY Leaning Wall Shelf

DIY Magnetic Make Up Board
Tutorial DIY Magnetic Make Up Board

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DIY Reclaimed Wood Knifel Rack
Tutorial DIY Reclaimed Wood Knife Rack

Expedit Bed Frame Storage Hack
Tutorial Expedit Bed Frame Storage Hack

IKEA Kallax Table Hack
Tutorial IKEA Kallax Table Hack

Leaning Storage Mirror
Tutorial Leaning Storage Mirror

Magnetic Bathroom Rack
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Make a Magnetic Spice Rack
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Organize Pot Lids with Command Hooks
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Over the Toilet Storage Cabinet
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Shoe Hanger as Medicine Cabinet
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Slider Storage Next to Fridge
Tutorial Slider Storage Next to Fridge

Super Simple Block Bookshelf
Tutorial Super Simple Block Bookshelf