Household Hacks: Best Gear for Small Apartments

No matter the size of your Davis or Woodland apartment, you need to maximize your space by getting the most out of your gear. Sometimes you need things that store neatly or do multiple functions. has compiled the most comprehensive and organized list of the best gear for small homes. Here are a few of our favorites.


Ikea’s affordable Terje chair folds tightly for stowing away, and a hole in the backrest makes it easy to hang. We also like that this chair’s simple, modern lines blend with a range of interiors.

Compact dish drying rack

Counter space is at a premium in a small space, and a dish rack that holds a full load of dishes in a small footprint makes cleanup efficient and less of a pain.

Pegboard and hooks

Wall Control pegboards are a great option for hanging pots, pans, and utensils in a small kitchen. They’re stronger and easier to install than standard masonite boards, and their unique slotted hooks don’t fall out.