We've lived in enough small spaces to know that the secret to making them livable isn't always getting rid of everything you own. (Although, not gonna lie, that can help.) The real trick is to combine smart storage, savvy design techniques, and a little ingenuity. That's the best way to go from living in a tiny box to residing in a roomy-yet-cozy pad — without sacrificing too much. Ahead, we're showing you eight smart tips you can implement ASAP to give yourself some much-needed breathing room. Now, go forth and master your (teensy) domain!