Bedrooms are wonderous spaces within our homes which, after an energetic day, gives exhausted individuals a comfortable place to relax, unwind and get important shut-eye. Having an exceptional nights sleep aids the brain’s functions, which helps make you feel better by boosting your mood. For this reason, we believe bedrooms are an essential space within your home that deserves recognition, which is why taking time to plan your bedroom room is especially significant. In the article, we will walk you through a range of vital steps to help you plan your perfect bedroom. Let’s commence!
Before going in-depth and running through the most crucial features of your bedroom, we would like to share a selection of valuable tips to help you get started first:
- Measure your room to understand where the biggest items can be located
- Create a checklist of the essential items you need in your bedroom so that you don’t overfill your space with items which are too big or not needed
- Decide on a theme to ensure everything matches (hugely important if you have existing furniture)
- Visit stores to view potential items in person and test out if necessary
Measuring the space available
Before making any significant choices, such as choosing the décor of a room, the most powerful and critical task you need to recognise before anything is knowing the amount of space available in your bedroom. This guarantees you know precisely how much space you can adequately put aside to accommodate your furniture well in advance of shopping. This is essential as it allows you to make valid decisions about what furniture you will later include in your bedroom and will necessitate the size of which items can be. Consequently, it means you won’t fit bulky furniture into a small room leaving you feeling closed in.
Choosing which furniture pieces to purchase
There’s a difference between want and need. It’s beneficial to establish the furniture (such as a bed) that you have to have no matter what and then adding furniture that you’d like (such as an ottoman). This guarantees you won’t spend your hard-earned wages on furniture you will never use, and additionally, you won’t intentionally overfill your bedroom with useless furniture which might take up too much space.
When deciding which items you need, you should spend time choosing the storage (wardrobes, draws etc.) for your bedroom so that everything comfortably accommodates your items and ensures your bedroom doesn’t feel cluttered and disordered. By recognising what furniture you require in your bedroom, and planning the layout to ensure everything fits comfortably, you will be one step closer to creating your dream bedroom.
Consider your décor & theme
The last thing you need to do is to immediately purchase lots of furniture pieces over the internet before realising they don’t match and don’t actually produce the end concept of your dream bedroom. You should consider exploring various colours and styles to select on a theme which you’re thrilled with. For a contemporary look, you might want to focus on light colour palettes and subtle colour matches. These can be enhanced by furniture pieces with a burst of colour.
Contrastingly, if you’re interested in a classic and vintage feeling, then solid oak pieces and very subtle colour patterns will help achieve this. You will often find furniture collections within stores that contain furniture pieces which go brilliantly collectively and ensure the styles and colours in your bedroom work flawlessly together. By visiting a store to view possible furniture items for your bedroom, you will see precisely how the item looks in person and, if relevant, be able to test the item to ensure it’s a suitable purchase for you.
To conclude, once you’ve accurately calculated the dimensions of your bedroom, compiled a list of required items you truly need and chosen a colour and style you love, you can then confidently start searching for your perfect furniture. Hopefully, you’ve enjoyed reading our article and found our advice to be useful. At Millwill Furnishers, we believe it’s important when creating astonishing indoor spaces to be mindful when considering the furniture (and flooring!) in your home. If you would like to see the amazing furniture and flooring we have available at Millwill Furnishers, please do not hesitate to visit our store or call our friendly team via 01733 553 565.