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3 Must-Try Tips for Maximizing Space in a Small Home

by Lisa Hirsch Lozano 3:57 PM, February 9, 2017

Aired February 10, 2017

Organizing expert Peter Walsh has a new book, Let It Go: Downsizing Your Way to a Richer, Happier Life, which aims to help people let go of sentimental clutter. Here, he describes 3 ways to make a small space work for you.

Use Tiered Clothing Hangers

Use the notches at the bottom of your clothes hangers to tier your out-of-season clothing, and hang them in the back of your closet, suggests Walsh.

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Frame a Mirror With Curtains

To make your space appear larger, says Walsh, hang a large mirror and frame it with curtains.

Get a Wheeled Glass Coffee Table

A glass coffee table will seem to take up less space, advises Walsh. Plus, one that features wheels is easy to move out of the way for parties.

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