When a boy from a child becomes a teenager, the interior of his room also undergoes changes together with the owner. Interests and needs are changing, so a new design must meet them. In such a room there is no place for toys, but you need to better think up the workplace, because at the age of 14-17 years old, the focus on studying is very important, especially if the boy plans to enter a serious university. Also, you will probably need to update the finishes and colors, arrange recreation space where a teenager can chat with friends or go about his business.
A teen's boyfriend's room must be completely in keeping with his character.
Why do I need to think over the repair?
Before repairing a room for a teenager boy, you can make a detailed plan by writing down the details of each of the items. With lists it will be much more convenient to carry out repairs. It is also worth coordinating the main points of the design of the room with the teenager himself, at the age of 15-17 years old, this is already quite a serious and conscious person who knows what he wants.
It is also worth well consider the zoning of the room. The most important areas are the bedroom, the workspace and, of course, the storage systems. If the dimensions allow, you can add a zone for hobbies (for example, a sports area). Variants of the interiors of rooms designed for boys aged 16 years old, are presented in the photo selection below.
Own room for a boy is a space for self-expression
Selection of colors
To pick up colors taking into account design of the room of the teenager of 14 years and is more senior considering the fact that the boy will spend in it a lot of time. This means that the colors should not be faded and boring or, conversely, too bright. The abundance of contrast will quickly tire the eyes and begin to annoy. Choosing colors, you can go two ways.
If a teenager is quiet and calm by nature, he has little interest in active life and spends his leisure time on the Internet instead of lessons, reading books or hobbies, it is worth adding bright colors to the interior of the room. It is yellow, orange, slightly red, green. However, you should not use such an active coloring in the design of the whole room of a teenager boy, let it be separate elements of the decor, textiles or an accent wall. For the background, it is better to choose neutral shades like beige, light gray, brown, etc.
Calm pastel shades are perfect for a teenager's room.
If the child, on the contrary, is too restless, it is difficult for him to concentrate on his studies and lacks perseverance, one should choose calm blue and green shades, silver, beige, pastel colors, brown and even black. However, it is also better not to overdo it with dark colors in the interior design of a room for a teenager, especially if the room is small.
The maritime theme is perfect for a teenager boy's room.
Important! If the boy insisted on very bright or too dark colors, try to convince him that he himself would quickly get bored with such a design of the room, and from fading in front of his eyes, he would quickly tire. Alternatively, you can converge on the accent wall of a bright or, conversely, darker color, while the rest of the background will be more neutral.
Monochrome monochrome can be diluted with a bright picture.
What style of interior to choose
Modern trends in the design of rooms offer a choice of a huge number of styles that are practical, interesting and comfortable. The design of the room for a teenager boy aged 14 to 17 years can be chosen taking into account his interests and aptitudes. So, sports fans will enjoy modern loft and hi-tech.
Hi-tech style is very fond of modern guys.
To decorate the room of a boy who likes traveling, you can choose one of the ethnic styles, for example, African or Japanese. For teenagers immersed in creativity, you can create an avant-garde interior or mix several styles in one room. Variants of room design in different styles for a teenager boy are presented on the selection of photos below.
Always current interior style. Classical style is characterized by the use of only expensive and high-quality materials - wood, natural fabrics, and stone. The color scheme of the classics is restrained, these are natural shades of brown, beige, white, pastel colors. The idea with dark furniture against the light walls is very popular.
Modern classics look great in a teen boy's room.
For classics, correct proportions and shapes, as well as symmetry, are important. For decoration use textiles, antiques, statues, mirrors, candlesticks, paintings, antique-styled photos.
Classic teen boy room interior
The avant-garde style of the interior for a teenager boy's room is the complete opposite of the prim classic style. This is where the most extravagant details, color combinations and finishes are found. In the avant-garde design does not focus on the details, the focus is on large forms. But they just may be the most unimaginable. Among the colors are the most popular pure shades: red, blue, yellow, green, as well as white and black. Particularly relevant contrasting combinations. As a result, the design of the room for a teenager boy becomes bright and dynamic.
Despite the fact that in the avant-garde interior are allowed the most complex and unusual forms, furniture design should not contradict its functionality. In the room of a boy a teenager can have frameless soft chairs, which, if desired, are simply placed on each other when not needed. Spinning shelves, cabinets a la card, bed suspended from chains to the ceiling, etc.
The simulators fit into the avant-garde design of the teenage room, which is important if the boy is an athlete. Like this interior and teens who love technology, computers, as well as creative natures. How will look avant-garde teen room for the boy can be viewed on the photo.
This modern style comes from the USA, more precisely from New York. The origins of the loft style originated closer to the middle of the twentieth century, when the old warehouse and factory premises were hastily rebuilt for housing. As a result, pipes, beams, brick or concrete walls, rough boxes, and iron furniture became an integral part of such interiors.
To furnish a room for a 17 year old boy in a loft style, you need a large space. This style does not tolerate confined spaces. Furniture should not be much, it is necessary to leave only the most necessary. Everything from wood to brickwork, metal and concrete can be used as materials for finishing.
The design in the loft style is characterized by a combination of coarse decoration and bright beautiful furniture in contrast. This interior will appeal to many boys, regardless of their hobbies and character traits.
A strict minimalist style that a teenager of 16-17 years old will appreciate. When creating hi-tech, the designers of the 60s of the last century were inspired by dreams of space travel, discovery of new planets, etc. As a result, hi-tech does not contain anything superfluous and is primarily focused on the modern world with an eye to future technological innovations. In the high-tech interior uses the latest technology and materials. The style is also characterized by simplicity of lines, minimum of furniture and decor, which significantly facilitates the cleaning process.
The hi-tech color scheme is restrained; in the interior of the teenage room for the boy, cool colors are most popular. Many smooth glossy surfaces, glass, metal, especially shiny chrome elements. Textiles and wall decoration are strictly monochromatic without a pattern.
The shape of the furniture, which is suitable for a high-tech teen boy's room, is simple and clear. Bedside tables, tables and chairs are light on metal legs. Bulky bookcases should be replaced with lighter racks, they are much more in line with high-tech ideas. After the renovation, a teenager boy’s high-tech room will look like in the photo below.
Ethnic design of the room will appeal to those teenagers who are interested in distant countries and travel. A characteristic feature of the African style are natural materials, as well as animal prints in decoration and decoration. Also for the decoration of the interior are widely used African masks, tribal weapons, tusks, wicker elements, animal skins or their imitation.
As for the colors, these are mainly different shades of brown from the lightest to wenge, beige, sandy, golden, sky blue, terracotta. All furniture should be made of wood, simple and light, even a little rough. Also popular wicker chairs and boxes for things. The African interior of the room for the boy, used in the design of teenage, can be seen in the photo below.
To furnish a teenage boy's room in such a theme, stylized ship elements will be required. It can be decorative ropes, portholes, lifebuoys. If a teenager likes vintage ships more, then you can use wooden chests, barrels, hammocks to design the room. The room itself can be remade into a sort of cabin, separating the sleeping area from the rest of the room.
In the design of the sea room for a teenager boy they use shades of blue, red, white, brown. At the same time it is important not to overdo it with the decor, so that the design of the teenage room would not look too childish. One or two characteristic elements and the corresponding colors are enough.
Such an interior is suitable for a teenager who loves bold combinations and experiments. So if the boy in your opinion chose too unusual colors and textures, you can come together for a compromise by issuing a teen room in the spirit of kitsch.
Such a design completely denies all the artistic and stylistic canons, it is at the same time a frivolous joke and at the same time quite serious original style. The idea of kitsch is the transformation of bad taste into something original. Such a room is suitable for rebels and teenagers with a relaxed character. Restrictions on the choice of colors or materials there, you can combine anything.
In fact, kitsch is a deliberate mixture of different styles of interior, but this does not mean that there should not be a measure even for such an extraordinary decision. The decor of the room, despite the many elements, should look like a single whole. This is difficult to achieve without a developed sense of taste and measure. So that the interior of the teenage room does not resemble an eerie jumble of various details, you can simply do: separate the rooms of different styles from each other by partitions or even black stripes in the wall and floor decoration.
Important! The design of the room in full accordance with the most current ideas of kitsch can be fully trusted to a teenager.
The design of a nursery for a teenager in the style of constructivism is devoid of everything superfluous, the boy’s room will be concise, practical, strict. This is a minimum of furniture, lack of decor, a lot of free space and light. All elements are compact, well thought out, practical.
However, so that such an interior does not look boring, asymmetry is permissible, as well as the presence of catchy accents. The room will appeal to serious teenagers aged 16-17 years old who are focused on their studies - nothing superfluous that could distract the boy from classes.
Division of the teenage room into zones
For convenience, the room should be divided into zones. If there is enough space, problems usually do not arise, however, in small-sized rooms most often the zones are combined. It is most convenient under such conditions to use multifunctional furniture, for example, beds-lofts with space under them, where it is convenient to place a chest of drawers, a rack or a desk. How to zone a room for a boy and pick up beautiful functional furniture can be seen in the pictures and photos below.
Even before the repair in the room, a teenager boy should think about where to place the bed. The most suitable place for this is the far corner from the door. If the room is spacious, the bedroom can be separated with a full partition. This is especially convenient when there are two children in the room.
Retractable beds as well as loft designs are convenient for small spaces. They take up little space, look good, and also allow rational use of the vacated space. How to choose compact furniture for a sleeping area in a small room of a teenager boy can be seen in the photo.
The study space is a well-lit writing desk with a comfortable chair. There is also a computer, as well as auxiliary elements - bookshelves, storage systems for stationery trifles.
It is best to place the desktop at the window, where there is more light. If this is not possible, you should take care of bright lighting in the interior of the children's room of a teenager. In addition to doing homework at such a table, it is convenient to draw, do modeling, or just play at a computer during a break.
In the presence of a deep niche, you can choose a built-in wardrobe, convenient for storing any things. For the interiors of small rooms of a teenage boy of 16 years, corner models of cabinets or compact dressers located under the loft bed are suitable.
Bed linen is conveniently stored in the drawers under the bed or sofa. If there is a podium, the storage system can be equipped inside it. For books it is worth picking up high narrow racks that fit in a small space.
Well, if the room has a large window, especially on the sunny side. To the sun did not shine too bright, you can use thick curtains. But for the northern premises it is better to choose transparent or translucent curtains of light fabrics, because there is little light.
In addition to the natural lighting required lamps for night time. They can be built into the ceiling systems, shelves, and also be placed on the walls. Simple concise spotlights around the perimeter of the room will make it lighter, visually expanding the space. A separate bright lamp will be required for the working area, but you should not place a bright light near the bedroom, one sconce is enough.
Important! Conveniently, for each group of lamps their own switches.
With the help of lighting, you can divide a room into zones. Also worth considering the brightness of the light. Scattered lighting does not blind the eyes, it is suitable for the central part of the room. Too much light causes deep shadows to look bad in small teenage rooms. Spot lighting in the interior of the children's teenage room should be used only on specific areas of the room.
One of the main details of the decor of a teenage boy 15-16 years old is a wallpaper with a photo image. This is an easy way to decorate a room, giving it brightness. A variety of scenes allows you to easily select the desired picture, which will have a teenager to taste. What else can be a decoration:
- Posters with your favorite football, hockey or basketball teams;
- Flags of different countries, for example, British or Brazilian;
- Large aquarium;
- Ship or aircraft models;
- Various collections;
- Photos on the walls;
- World map;
- Astronomical maps;
- Cosmic motifs on the ceiling;
- Action figures characters MMORPG, if the boy is keen on games.
If the owner of a teenage room for a boy prefers minimalism, there may be no decor at all. In extreme cases, the emphasis is on the gloss, colored curtains, bedspreads, upholstery. Other options for a teenager's room are in the photo below.
Modern design styles are great for decorating a teenager boy's room. It is important that the interior was interesting and functional, also be sure to consider the interests of the child. It is best to begin work on creating a new design together, then the result will suit everyone.