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​8 small and compact houses

Johannes van Graan Johannes van Graan
Scandinavian style houses by 富永大毅建築都市計画事務所 Scandinavian
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Today’s piece focuses exclusively on 8 small, single-family homes, which are particularly captivating with their modern and family-friendly designs. These also serve as examples that remind us that just because a structure is small does not mean it has to be neglected in terms of design. On the contrary, a small room can actually be easier to style up, seeing as you have fewer choices for furnishings and décor. 

Let’s get inspired…

2. See how raw materials like wood and concrete can conjure up a subtle yet stylish structure?

3. This house might be small, yet it’s its design that captures attention.

4. Another example of how glazing can add visual spaciousness.

Hinanai Village House Modern houses by dygsa Modern

Hinanai Village House


5. You know that sliding doors take up less legroom than swinging ones, right?

7. Notice how this design’s colours and textures become so prominent against the lush green backdrop.

8. Most definitely a structure that you can’t overlook – see how small can be stunning?

Next up on our list: 7 Facades for Small Houses!

Which of these small homes inspire you the most?
Modern houses by Casas inHAUS Modern

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