When I moved into my teeny tiny apartment in Mitte last August it was the height of the Berlin summer and I was just so happy to be out of my WG (flatshare) and living on my own for the first time that I didn’t really put much thought into flat renovations.
This year as summer slowly arrives I have had lots of time to plan how to get the most out of the best extension of my living space: The Balcony. My flat is 34 square metres small (to non Europe-mainland residents to whom this doesn’t mean anything, it’s pretty small as flats go, but not the smallest). However, the best thing is that in the summer I can use the balcony which runs the length of one of my walls, so like 2.5 metres. [Read more…]