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How to Live Micro: Home Life in Under 350 Square Feet

Murphy's Law

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Murphy's Law

Nearly every design for a micro-apartment includes a pull-down or “Murphy Bed.” The bed takes its name from William L. Murphy, who applied for a patent around 1900.

New York Daily News real estate editor Matt Chaban and his wife spent the night in the museum exhibit, and even had two friends over for dinner. They found some advantages to the space. “It’d definitely force you to be neat.”