About redevelopment in the apartment

The interior of a small one-bedroom apartment with a corner layout

You do not know how to arrange in an apartment withtotal area of ​​30 sq. m. all the necessary things, furniture and household appliances, while not cluttering the limited space? Today we will introduce you to three unique and incomparable interior options for a small apartment, developed by the brilliant designer Olga Bondar. According to many designers and architects, corner apartments are the most uncomfortable for living and resting. Two windows in the room create poor thermal insulation and certain difficulties with the placement of the headset. Now we will introduce you to the incomparable variations in a typical house type 1-511 for different owners. Olga Bondar is a talented designer anda specialist who has worked in the development of unique projects since 2012. She considers the main goal of her professional activity to be the embodiment of a functional, practical and comfortable space for living. Corner ones in unusual houses of type 1-511 have both layout flaws (a small footage of a kitchen room with a bathroom and the absence of the possibility of their expansion), as well as obvious advantages: the presence of three window openings and internal walls. These designs have great potential for decoration. Today we will tell you about 3 variations of the redevelopment of a corner odnushka with a footage of 31 sq. m. for different types of residents. Please note that you must initially agree on all changes in the BTI.


  • A typical series of 5-storey buildings 1–511 exists in almost all districts of Moscow. The construction of these buildings was carried out in the 50-60s. of the last century.
  • Various modifications of apartment layouts have significant differences related to the height of the ceilings, the quality of the brickwork and the type of roofing material.
  • The outer facades are made with a seven-gouge or porous-perforated brick, their thickness is 40 cm.
  • Interior partitions were erected with the use of gypsum-concrete blocks with a size of 8 cm, and ceiling ceilings of reinforced concrete slabs.

Option number 1: flat for an unmarried man

Aims To equip a room to watch TVand reception of guests; divide the space into different functional areas with a magnificent interior design - bedroom, kitchen and study, as well as organize a large dressing room; harmoniously connect the guest lounge and the place for cooking, equip the bathroom with all the necessary appliances. Solution: It is necessary to remove the partition separating the kitchen and the large hall, as well as to install additional walls to insulate the boudoir. Due to such redevelopment, the bedroom is located in a closed area, and all other areas are open free space. Advantages Zoning of premises in different areas - personal and public; Many places to store clothes, dishes and other things. DisadvantagesConstruction of stationary structures, cluttering a modest room.

Option number 2: apartment for couples

Objectives Form a roomy residentialspace; equip a corner for watching TV and receiving friends; install a large double bed; equip a functional kitchen area with designer furniture with a U-shaped worktop. Solution The door was moved to the kitchen, a wall was shown and an opening in the room from the corridor. From the entrance area the bed was separated by a small screen made using thin frosted glass. Such an unparalleled layout makes it possible in tiny apartments to arrange all the necessary zones, not cluttering up the furniture with stationary structures. In addition, boudoir, if necessary, can be zoned using a podium with drawers for storage, bed linen and clothes, curtains or a low bookcase. You can also equip sliding partitions on loggias. Advantages Many storage cabinets; a cozy lounge for relaxing, eating and watching TV. Disadvantages of an open bed.

Option number 3: apartment for a family with a small child

Objectives: To equip an isolated nursery for a baby(practical desk, bed, wardrobe), separate parental boudoir and a comfortable living room, equip a bathroom with sanitary ware and household appliances. SolutionZoning is done using shelving and walls. In the main boudoir is a sofa bed (which can be folded at the time of arrival of guests), and the doorway was equipped with a canvas with a sliding design. Layout kitchen and bathroom left unchanged. AdvantagesIsolated children's and parental bedroom; cozy room for guests; equipped with a spacious wardrobe. DisadvantagesNo full bed in the bedroom for adults; a large number of partitions, cluttering the room. Try using one of these unmatchedand practical variations of redevelopment to transform your own dream home. As a result, you can create a comfortable, beautiful and aesthetic interior, striking in its functionality.