Some Useful Decorating Ideas For Small Bedroom



Small bedrooms tend to look crowded and congested, as it has limited floor space and storage space. The bedroom is one place where you can rest and relax, and if it happens to be cluttered, the purpose behind having a bedroom is not catered.  The fact cannot be denied that small bedrooms do have very limited space but there are several varied ways to decorate a small room in an efficient manner and make it look bigger and spacious.

Here is a list of useful decoration ideas for small bedroom –

1.One of the first aspects that needs utmost consideration in a small bedroom is the bed as it occupies the major chunk of floor space. It is advisable to go for queen size bed instead of king size so that you can save space. Platform beds are also a good choice. They are low in height and make the room look bigger.

2.The shades of wall color also play a significant role in bedroom. For small bedrooms, light and stimulating colors should be used. Deep shades should be completely avoided as they make the space look compact. Try to stick to a single shade and use the same for your doors and moldings as more colors impart a crowded look. Use more of creams and white for a refreshing look.

3.The use of furniture in small bedrooms should be limited. Try to select those pieces that can be mounted on the walls. For instance, select under bed storage instead of a closet or a wall mounted shelf in place of side table.

4.The bed sheets and curtains should be selected with proper consideration. Plain bed sheet with a single design pattern is the best selection. Allow the folds of the sheet to flow in all directions, as they make the room look longer. The color of the curtains should be similar that of walls. Blinds and light curtains are the best selections.

5.Lightning is known to a vital aspect of overall house decoration but its significance is known to increase in small bedroom.  Select gentle and soft lightning and glaring lights are a complete “no”. The placement of lights should be close to the bed as they shall make the place look bigger. Do not use standing lampshades and instead go for wall mounted lamps. You may also use a mirror opposite to the source of natural light so that an illusion of space is created.


Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on November 1st, 2010

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