Downsizing and minimalist lifestyles are on trend. The advantages of the simplified lifestyle include decreased carbon footprints, financial freedom and uncluttered living. Loft apartments and tiny houses offer the low-key living option. Loft bedrooms are common to the smaller dwellings. The floorplan saves a lot of floor space and maximises vertical space. That was exactly the case here where the family moved into the main house and the Grandmother moved into a beautifully designed Studio Loft with Garage beneath.