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Tips for a Minimalist Bedroom Design

Posted on December 13, 2017 in Uncategorized

Minimalistic interior design style is getting more popular today. Minimalism means simple and basic, without utilizing a lot of ornaments or heavy details. And because of this, it creates a roomy and ‘clean’ atmosphere. This style can also be applied in bedroom design. Nowadays finding a spacious house with roomy bedrooms is not easy because big houses are usually very expensive. If you have a small bedroom, you can save space with minimalist beds and other minimalist furniture. In addition to that, you can paint your room with bright colors to give it an air of spaciousness.

A minimalist bed does not have to be uncomfortable. When buying a bed, you have to select the mattress first. A good mattress for a good quality sleep should support your body and not cause back pain or stiff neck when you wake up in the morning. However, different people prefer different types of mattresses. Some people prefer memory foam mattresses, while others prefer latex ones. There are many types of mattresses available, such as memory foam or visco elastic, latex, spring, waterbed, air chamber, and intelli-gel mattresses. For more comfort, you can cover your mattress with your favorite mattress topper. The different types of toppers available are made from polyester, wool, down or goose feathers, memory foam, latex, and cotton fiber.

Platform beds are ideal for a minimalist bedroom design. You should choose a platform with a simple and clean design. The most common material used for making bed platforms is wood, but metal, concrete and bamboo can be used as well. They can also be upholstered for a more stylish look. A minimalist bed usually has short legs or no legs at all. This is intended to create the illusion of a higher ceiling, hence more space. For a more minimalist approach, some people even shun the idea of using bed frames or platforms. Instead, they put their mattress directly on the floor.

People often associate minimalism with boring colors such as white, black or grey. In fact, there is nothing wrong with using your favorite colors. But to keep things simple, you should avoid patterns or motifs. Top your bed with solid colored blanket, bed sheet and pillow cases. Coordinate the colors to create harmony.

For a minimalist bedroom design, you should only use the stuff that you need. Avoid cluttering your room with unnecessary knick knacks. Unnecessary clutter will only make your room messy and uncomfortable. Use only necessary furniture such as a wardrobe and a vanity. Do not use nightstands if you do not need them. Make sure you choose furniture pieces with simple and compact design to suit the theme of the bedroom.

Bedroom Design Ideas For The Creative Homeowner

Posted on December 10, 2017 in Uncategorized

With knowing that we are spending a third of our life, in the bedroom designing the room to be comfortable and eye pleasing is a must for every homeowner. Most individuals choose to decorate their bedroom in a traditional way. However, there are many styles today that can make the sleeping quarters an enjoyable and relaxing room to spend time in every night.

With budget friendly styles and ideas the bedroom can be transformed to be inviting, welcoming and very cozy. Large pillows that are soft to the touch and comfortable to lie on are one idea to help transform the sleeping zone from the traditional way of decorating.  Hanging new pictures with wonderful colors is also another great choice that any person can easily opt for. There are many types of wall hangings that can coordinate with the pillows, curtains, wall paint and bed set to be placed throughout the room that will brighten and will also be pleasing to the eye for all. 

One great way to change the look and feel of the bedroom is to change the actual bedding. There are many wonderful styles and colors to choose from today, so the options are in no way limited to us. Changing the sheets and covers on the bed is an affordable way to keep up with the current styles without doing damage to the available budget.  

Proper lighting is another wonderful way to enhance the style of the bedroom the nice way. Choose lighting fixtures that are easy to lower and they will give a cast of shadows to the room for evening relaxation. In addition, table lamps are quite affordable and will also add a new style to the modern bedroom. When deciding to change the carpet in the room, choose carpets and rugs that are soft and cozy to walk on. Throw rugs are another great way to change the look of the room while providing comfort to the feet when arising from bed in the morning. Go for rugs and carpeting that match the colors of the room for instance the pillows, curtains and paint on the walls for a nice and cozy ambient and decor.

Every individual can create a bedroom appearance that is pleasing to their own personality and matching their own style. With staying in budget and choosing a style that best suits ones needs creating the bedroom that is stylish and affordable is as easy as one two three. So when you are next decorating your home, don’t forget your sleeping quarters as this room is extremely easy to make it personally yours.

The Importance of Bedroom Design in a Home Decoration Project.

Posted on December 8, 2017 in Uncategorized

A home is a place where we live, spend most of our lives,
with family members and our loved ones.

A bedroom design project includes a careful study of the
surrounding of the entire home. When an architect plans
a home, he takes into consideration many parameters for
the location of various spaces.

Lets take an example of the bedroom itself.

While deciding the location of the bedroom, an architect
might go through the following checklist.

* North direction

* Path of the sun.

* Surrounding landscapes.

* Presence of other natural elements such as lake, flowing

river, seashore, etc.. which could be visible through

bedroom window.

* Wind direction.

* Man made other features, such as tall buildings, roads, etc..

These external factors directly affect the interior of a
bedroom. This is true with any space and not only bedroom.

For example the amount of sunlight entering in a room will
affect the dimensions of the window openings, which will
in turn affect the available space inside the room for
furniture.

The overall atmospheric conditions outside, will affect the
type of finishes and materials used for furnishings, linen,
flooring, etc.. A bedroom on seashore will have a different
set of weather conditions to deal with than a room on a
hill slope with heavy snowfall.

That’s why the interior design of any living habitual space
is an exact replica of what’s happening outside. Everything
is so dynamic. A slight change in the outside world can
affect the appearance of the home altogether.

If you are trying to design your own space then this article
might help to start thinking on the concept level.

With these words I end this article and hope it was useful.

Copyright 2005 Shrinivas Vaidya

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