This small but well-dressed room fulfills multiple purposes so well. The desk against the entry wall stands ready to serve several functions, including becoming a base for a wall-mounted TV, if necessary.
By the way, if you haven’t graduated to a flat-panel TV yet, downsizing is an excellent reason to do so. Small spaces have major trouble with big CRT sets.
In my next entry in this series, we’ll talk about the use of scale and color in your new small home.
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