Another space saving installation method is to mount the antenna in an inverted vee configuration. This type of installation has worked well for me over the years and I highly recommend it for those of which enjoy HF Radio and are in a limited space situation.
Unfortunately, there is no such thing as the perfect antenna. There are just too many variables for that to be possible. So the theoretically perfect antenna just doesn’t exist. Ham Radio is all about trying out new things, and homemade antennas are no exception.
Experimenting with Ham Radio Antennas and using your creation to talk with other Amateurs all over the world is definitely one of the most accessible and enjoyable aspects of the Amateur Radio hobby.