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5 Townhouse Design Ideas to Maximize Space!

Bigger isn’t always better when it comes to finding your perfect home. For many, opting for a cozy townhome or “rightsizing” is the best fit for their current lifestyle needs. DeLuca Homes believes homes should come in one size…yours. We’re here to guide you through this transition with innovative townhouse design ideas that maximize space and elevate your living experience. Let’s dive into some tips to transform your townhome into a spacious, stylish sanctuary.

How To Maximize Space in Your Townhome

Tip #1: Make Good Use of Mirrors

Mirrors are a common design tool that can work wonders to make your townhome feel more spacious and open. By strategically placing mirrors across from windows or in narrow hallways, you can reflect light and create the illusion of a larger space. Not only do mirrors enhance natural light, but they also add a touch of elegance to your townhome decor. Consider large, framed mirrors in your living room or mirrored closet doors in bedrooms to visually expand your interiors.

Tip #2: Maximize Vertical Space

In townhomes, vertical space is your best friend. When floor space is limited, look upwards. Installing tall shelving units or floor-to-ceiling bookcases can provide ample storage without taking up valuable floor space. Use vertical wall space for hanging planters, art, or decorative hooks for coats and bags. Another clever idea is to opt for lofted furniture, such as beds with built-in desks or storage underneath, to maximize both sleeping and working areas efficiently.

Tip #3: Use Lighter Color Paints for Walls

Color can dramatically influence the perception of space in your home. Painting a room in light, neutral colors is among tried and true small space solutions. Light colors like whites, soft grays, and pastels, can make rooms feel larger and more inviting. These hues reflect more light, making the space feel airy and open. If you prefer some contrast, accent walls in slightly darker shades can add depth without compromising the sense of space. Pair these lighter walls with neutral or light-colored furniture to maintain a cohesive and spacious look.

Tip #4: Add Custom Storage Solutions

Custom storage solutions are essential for townhouse interior design, where every inch counts. Consider built-in cabinets, under-stair storage, or multi-functional furniture that doubles as storage. For instance, a window seat with hidden storage beneath can serve as both a cozy reading nook and a place to stash blankets or books. Kitchen islands with additional drawers and pull-out pantry shelves can also significantly enhance your storage capacity while maintaining a sleek and organized appearance.

Tip #5: Make the Most of Corners

Corners are often overlooked but can be incredibly useful in maximizing space. Corner shelving units, L-shaped desks, and corner sofas can make these unused areas functional. In the kitchen, a corner sink or corner cabinets can optimize counter space. Adding lights or plants in the corner can also bring life and utility to these nooks, ensuring no space goes to waste.

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For over half a century, DeLuca Homes has been a trusted name among Pennsylvania home builders. Our loyalty, commitment, and integrity define us and set us apart from other Bucks County home builders. When you choose DeLuca Homes, you’re choosing a partner dedicated to crafting the perfect living space tailored to your needs.

Our building and buying process is collaborative and thorough, ensuring that every detail of your new home meets our exacting standards and aligns with your vision. Even beyond the completion of your home, our Warranty Program provides superior protection. It includes up to 12 years of coverage with a 60-day and 1-year post-move-in inspection. No matter what, our courteous customer service professionals are dedicated to helping you.

We prioritize energy efficiency, offering homes equipped with the latest technologies and features to reduce your carbon footprint and enhance comfort. Every DeLuca home has HERS Ratings completed by a third party. Features like programmable thermostats, insulation with high R-values, and low-E glass windows provide maximum energy savings and a healthier home.

At DeLuca Homes, we believe that every home should be a reflection of its owners. Whether you’re rightsizing or moving into your first home, our designs are focused on maximizing space and creating beautiful, functional living environments. Our experienced team is here to guide you through the entire process, from selecting the perfect floor plan to customizing the interior finishes.

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Ready to explore our communities and discover the perfect design for your lifestyle? Contact us today by phone or online to learn more about our offerings and to schedule a visit. Rightsize into a home you love with DeLuca Homes, where functionality and style meet to create your dream living space.