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Condo Living: Making the Most of Your Balcony Space

When you live a small space lifestyle as many condo dwellers do, it’s critical to make the most of every corner of your living space. While balconies are often overlooked, when used properly your condo balcony can act as an extension of your living space. These small balcony ideas with help you maximize your balcony space.

  1. Make it Green

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Photo courtesy of Stylish Eve

If you are accustomed to urban living, then you`ll know that green space is a rare and beautiful thing to come by. Transform your balcony into a green oasis by adding plants and floral arrangements. You can choose to keep it simple with a couple hanging pots or floor planters, or get creative by installing wall mounted planters.

  1. Lay Down some Wood

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Talk about making your condo home sweet home. By adding wood flooring you can turn your cookie-cutter balcony into an elegant space with personality. Be sure to know which type of wood to use and how to treat it in order to keep it looking great for a long period of time.

  1. Light it Up

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Photo courtesy of Home My Design

Balcony lighting not only adds flare and style to your small outdoor space, it also allows you to enjoy it at night. Perfect for evening entertaining or relaxing at home among the city lights, adding lights to your balcony will make it more versatile.

  1. Get Cozy

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Photo courtesy of The Home Depot Blog

Balcony furniture with cushions adds an immediate sense of comfort. Contrary to metal and wooden patio furniture, cushions make you want to sit and stay a while. Add cushions to as much of your outdoor furniture as you can and your condo balcony will become your go-to relaxation spot on a nice day.



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