23 Oct '11, 12am

Less is the New More: Making the Most of Small Spaces: (via @treehugger)

Less is the New More: Making the Most of Small Spaces: (via @treehugger)

Good Design For Living in Small Apartments As people migrate to smaller spaces, good design helps a lot. This is something they figured out in Europe long ago, that if you don't have a lot of horizontal room you can go vertical. Tumidei in Italy makes some of the nicest stuff, like this unit with lots of storage under the bed. This unit just raises the floor high enough for beds to slide under. This one looks a bit clinical, but has two single beds plus a pull-out double bed in between. When you read in the New York Times that professional couples with children are moving into small one-bedroom apartments in Manhattan and sleeping in closets, perhaps this stuff could be useful. None of this stuff is cheap, nor, as far as I can tell is it available in North America, but there are ideas here that demonstrate how people can share a space and still get a little privacy, a good...

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Cap and Trade: Sweating the Small Stuff By FELICITY BARRINGER Steve Yeater/Associated Press Mary Nichols, chairman of the ...

Cap and Trade: Sweating the Small Stuff

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Industrial Work Spaces via @aimeesong

Industrial Work Spaces via @aimeesong

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