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5 Super Efficient Tiny NYC Apartments

Posted By Jessica Dailey On October 23, 2011 @ 3:00 pm In Architecture,gallery,green Interiors,New York City | No Comments

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From Smart cars [1] to micro wind turbines [2], we are firm believers in the idea that bigger isn’t always better, especially when it comes to living spaces. Whether its a prefab cabin on an open lot of land or a studio apartment in a city center, smaller spaces mean smaller carbon footprints. Plus, there’s no need for a sprawling pad when you can transform any space into a super efficient home with a little creativity, no matter how small it is. Here we’ve rounded up five of our favorite tiny New York City apartments [3] that showcase the best of small space living with lofted beds [4] and unfolding walls [5]. Hit the jump to see for yourself!

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[1] Smart cars: http://inhabitat.com/smart-fortwo-electric-version-of-the-smart-car-hits-the-roads/

[2] micro wind turbines: http://inhabitat.com/micro-wind-turbines-small-size-big-impact/

[3] five of our favorite tiny New York City apartments: http://inhabitat.com/nyc/5-super-efficient-tiny-new-york-apartments/

[4] lofted beds: http://inhabitat.com/nyc/jpda-design-turns-an-east-village-shoebox-apartment-into-an-ultra-efficient-space/

[5] unfolding walls: http://inhabitat.com/nyc/normal-projects-maximizes-space-efficiency-with-the-450-square-foot-unfolding-apartment/

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