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Harness sunlight and lighting
In a tiny home or small space, "you absolutely have to use every inch wisely," says Kingston. "Organize everything so that you can easily take it out when you need it -- rather than leaving it out because that's easier."
That clutter drift -- common in small homes -- can make a place feel "claustrophobic," she says.
Another strategy that works: Set a time of day, morning or evening, to tidy up every day, says Kingston. "Just to give yourself a completely fresh start."