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5 Ways to Ditch the Bedroom -- but Keep the Bed


Leave a pull-out couch in the office for overnighters.
Leave a pull-out couch in the office for overnighters.
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If you're fortunate enough to have an extra room in your house that allows guests to crash on a spot other than the sofa, then you're probably a popular host. Then again, if everyone you know lives within a 5-mile radius, you probably don't have a ton of overnight guests.

This means your spare room has probably become a place to stash all the things out of sight that you don't feel like putting away or dealing with. Basically, it's an oversized storage closet. So, it's time to clean out the closet and make it a multipurpose room that keeps the bed for the occasional visitor. Here are some ideas for what you can do with that extra space.


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