Most people don’t really think of the bedroom as being an extra room in their home. It’s usually a space used for storage but, in fact, it could be easily transformed into a very cozy bedroom. It can be the guest bedroom that you don’t have space for in the rest of the house or even your own bedroom if you prefer a little more privacy. So what can you do to make it look good? Here are a few tips.
First of all, you should consider insulating this space. You don’t want it to be cold or noisy so invest in some good insulation. After that you can worry about the room’s actual décor. As for everything else that needs to be done before you get to furnish the bedroom, there are lots of ways in which you can this room charming while also saving money.
For example, leave the beams exposed and this will give the room a cozy and rustic feel. You can also leave the ceiling unfinished for the same purposes. In addition, an unfinished ceiling can also make a room seem taller. If you paint the ceiling a dark color it can have the same effect. The layout is also important. So place the bed against the interior wall in the room so you don’t get cold during the night or winter.
When you choose the color palette, consider opting for warm shades. They will make the room feel warm and cozy and this is important for a bedroom. Then choose the lighting fixtures. You don’t want this room to be dark and uninviting so use bright lights especially if there are no windows in the room.Use bedside lighting, recessed lighting and maybe a floor lamp as well.