How to make a bedroom design with your own hands?
Designing a bedroom with your own hands is not only time consuming, but also an exciting experience. In order for the final result to meet your expectation, you should proceed with the design of the bedroom before starting the renovation.
The main stages of designing a bedroom design
Before the start of repairs in the bedroom, you should decide on the basic style to which its interior should correspond. In order to choose the most suitable design, one should take into account the basic parameters of the room, determine its illumination, the presence of protruding elements such as batteries, pipes, and draw up key requirements for the purpose of the room. The bedroom can be both an independent recreation area, and to combine the functions of the working area.
Photo: the combination of working and recreation areas
Accounting for the parameters of the room will allow you to choose functional furniture that will organically fit into the interior of the room, and will not look too cumbersome. At the initial stage of interior design, it is necessary to determine which cabinet furniture you need, you can restrict yourself to a standard set of cabinet furniture (chest of drawers, bed, wardrobe), or introduce elements such as a desk or boudoir.
Photo: handmade furniture for the bedroom
Photo: rustic motifs in handmade furniture will help you decorate the bedroom in the style of mountain huts
The design of the bedroom can be any: from classic to modern, you need to restrict one style and follow it clearly. To help determine the choice of style will help photo ready bedrooms, which can be found on the Internet.
Photo: Art Nouveau bedroom
Photo: handmade curtains
Tip: when carrying out repairs in the bedroom, you should be guided by your taste preferences, since blindly copying other people's ideas can give a negative result. What looks good on a photo may be completely unacceptable in real life.
What styles will be unacceptable for a bedroom?
It is not recommended to arrange a place of rest in such a technogenic style as high-tech, since the abundance of technology and chrome elements will not contribute to relaxation.
It’s extremely difficult to realize a harmonious combination of interior elements and such styles as shebby chic, baroque and empire. If you want to arrange a bedroom in one of the above areas, it is better to seek help from specialists.
Photo: Shabby Chic
Photo: Empire style
Selection of color schemes and finishing materials
Before proceeding with the repair in the room, you need to decide on the color scheme of the main surfaces, as well as the materials used for finishing.
The main purpose of the bedroom is the rest, so the decoration of the room should be done in muted colors. The key to a good rest and sound sleep is the use of eco-friendly materials for interior decoration.
Before you design your own bedroom interior you need to remember that a rest room cannot be a warehouse of unnecessary things, it cannot be overloaded with extra furniture.
How to develop a design for a small bedroom?
The problem of small apartments is the lack of space and it is often difficult to achieve the functionality of a small bedroom. In order to design a small room with your own hands and make it as functional as possible, you can resort to the following tricks:
- free space behind the door can be used to install the cabinet;
- for storage it is recommended to use mezzanines that will help preserve the usable area of the room;
- so that the mezzanines as harmoniously as possible fit into the space of the room, their lower surface can be decorated with the help of a mirror, and it’s quite simple to do it yourself;
- when choosing a bed it is necessary to ensure that it is equipped with storage boxes;
- visually increase the space can be, if during the repair put the door with stained glass;
- the installation of corner cabinets will help preserve the useful space of the bedroom.
Photos: bed with drawers
What should be considered when repairing a bedroom with your own hands?
You can create a bedroom interior with your own hands that would meet your basic needs and transform the space using minimal repair costs. If you arrange the main surfaces of the room in the classic pastel range, then by changing textiles: curtains, throw pillows, bedspreads and adding decorative elements like paintings, statuettes, photos, pots, you can transform the bedroom space beyond recognition.
When designing a rest room, you must choose pleasant, beloved colors that have a calming effect, and do not use too intricate compositions as decorative elements.