A bedroom acts as your personal sanctuary. Therefore, when it comes to design, you should give it all the elegance it needs. With a few tips and hacks, you can convert it into an amazing space, without even spending too much. Here is how to go about it.
Remove the junk
Before you can undertake any makeovers to your bedroom, you first need to remove the clutter. Those old magazines, perfumes or even furniture are taking up space in your bedroom. They are making your bedroom look like an old library. Remove them or even place them in order as the first step.
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A comfortable rug
A hard or cold floor is something that will definitely ruin your morning, as well as your entire day. However, you can do yourself a favor by making sure that your first step in the morning falls on a cushy and comfortable rug.
Throw pillows can convert bring a sense of class and elegance to your bedroom. They can make it feel like that high-end hotel room you slept in, during your vacation. The tip is to make sure to make your bed inviting and sumptuous.
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Somewhere to sit
Have one or two comfortable seats in your bedroom. You can also use this place to put on your shoes or even check your mails. Seating place will minimize the strain that you undergo reading on the bed.
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Your bedroom is meant for sleeping. With that in mind, let the TV stay in the table room. Having a TV in your bedroom will only serve to keep you awake longer. This means that you will sleep less, and even wake up tired.
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If you want your bedroom to appear expensive, it is advisable to include a touch of green. Cut flowers or living plants will do the trick. Have a pretty vase and fill it with beautiful cut flowers. Your room will be fresher.
Shine a Light
For your bedroom to appear beautiful and expensive, you should discard those cheap lighting fixtures. This should be replaced with a stylish hanging light. Make sure that the light complements the rest of the room.
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A Great Mattress
A nice, comfortable mattress can bring all the difference in your bedroom. It will complete the picture. You will only appreciate the beauty in this room, if you can get sufficient sleep. A mattress with a great lumbar support is ideal.
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This does not mean you go for family photos. Family photos should stay in the other rooms. Bedroom artwork should be as emotionally detached as possible. You don’t want to wake up in the middle of the night and start thinking about your ageing parents.
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Add Crown Moldings
The addition of crown moldings can convert even the simplest room, to give it an expensive affair. If they have not been installed already, visit your local Home Depot or other dealers, to have them cut, painted and installed.
Your bedroom does not have to be gloomy, cheap and boring anymore. Use this tips to give your bedroom a lift, and you will love the serenity. We appreciate feedback; feel free to drop your comments, tips and suggestions.