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Cockroach Characteristics Are you tired of coming home to a nondescript bedroom?Cockroach Characteristics Or have you had the same style for years and want to give your room a new look?Cockroach Characteristics Here are some great ways to give your bedroom Cockroach Characteristics a new look without spending too much money.Cockroach Characteristics There are even a few ways to use what you have.
Cockroach Characteristics Decide how much time and money you want to spend.Cockroach Characteristics If you have a lot of money to spend,Cockroach Characteristics then you can decorate your room to your heart's content.Cockroach Characteristics However, most of the time a decorator will have to work within a budget. If you are on a tight budget,Cockroach Characteristics however, you might have to cut some corners.Cockroach Characteristics For example:
Cockroach Characteristics Instead of buying new furniture,Cockroach Characteristics you could repaint or refinish your old furniture. Instead of repainting your walls,Cockroach Characteristics you could apply vinyl wall decals.Cockroach Characteristics This is a popular choice for youth, and for those who cannot paint the walls. Cockroach Characteristics also great for those who don't have a lot of time.
If you are crafty,Cockroach Characteristics consider some DIY decorations or furniture Consider decorating your room a little bit at a time.Cockroach Characteristics Maybe you do not have $500 to spend on redecorating currently.Cockroach Characteristics But if one month you spend $50 on paint, the next $50 on new curtains,Cockroach Characteristics and so on, it can be more affordable.
Cockroach Characteristics Decide on a theme.Cockroach Characteristics While you do not absolutely have to have a theme, this will help you decide what furniture to get,Cockroach Characteristics and what sorts of colors and patterns to use for things such as walls,Cockroach Characteristics bed linens, rugs, and pillows. Start with something that you like,Cockroach Characteristics such as a favorite animal, interest, or color.Cockroach Characteristics Here are some places you can find inspiration and ideas: Cockroach Characteristics Browse image saving websites,Cockroach Characteristics such as Pinterest.
Go through home decorating catalogs.Cockroach CharacteristicsVisit some furniture stores and Cockroach Characteristics take note of displays that you like.
Cockroach Characteristics Consider whether you will like your theme several years from now.Cockroach Characteristics If you are planning to stay in your house for a while and are uninterested in redecorating often,Cockroach Characteristics will you still like the theme you have now?Cockroach Characteristics If you go through different interests often,Cockroach Characteristics choose a general theme (such as colors and patterns you like) for the walls,Cockroach Characteristics rugs, and furniture. Express your current interests with smaller items you can easily change,Cockroach Characteristics such as lampshades, bed linens, or figurines.
If you are a teen, you are likely to change interests fairly quickly. What were your passions at 13 may be different at 17.
Cockroach CharacteristicsBe careful of over-committing to a theme.Cockroach Characteristics It is one thing to have your sheet set have a theme of horses.Cockroach Characteristics But if your bed, lamps, curtains, artwork, throw-pillows,Cockroach Characteristics carpet, and more have horses, that could be a bit too much.
Cockroach Characteristics Make sure your room is clean.Cockroach Characteristics If your room is very messy or cluttered, you might want to clean it first.Cockroach Characteristics This will give you a blank slate to work with.Cockroach Characteristics It will be easier to move things around and see how they look.
Cockroach Characteristics Get rid of unnecessary clutter.Cockroach Characteristics Review your room decor. Do you have a theme already in your room,Cockroach Characteristics or a mishmash of different themes? Consider getting rid of some items that you no longer use,Cockroach Characteristics or that no longer suit your taste or style.Cockroach Characteristics You can sell these items online or donate them to a charity center.
Cockroach Characteristics If you have something that you still like,Cockroach Characteristics but that no longer suits the current style of your room,Cockroach Characteristics see if you can re-purpose, repaint, or redecorate it.
Cockroach Characteristics Consider working with what you already have.Cockroach Characteristics If you are on a budget, take a look at your current furniture,Cockroach Characteristics and see if you can re-purpose them to fit your new style.Cockroach Characteristics A simple wooden bed can easily be made to fit lots of different styles with the right paint job or bed linens. For example:
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Cockroach Characteristics Give your walls a fresh coat of paint or apply some wallpaper.Cockroach Characteristics You can also paint the walls a solid color first,Cockroach Characteristics and then paste on a narrow strip of wallpaper going around the room.Cockroach Characteristics The strip can be in the center of the wall, or towards the top. Cockroach Characteristics If you can't paint the walls or change the wallpaper,Cockroach Characteristics tack some fabric to the wall instead.Cockroach Characteristics Try to get it as smooth as possible.
Cockroach Characteristics If you have a small room,Cockroach Characteristics consider painting your walls one color, and leaving the ceiling white.Cockroach Characteristics This will make your room look bigger.
Cockroach Characteristics Add some extra pillows to your bed.Cockroach Characteristics To get that luxurious, hotel-like feel, plan on having two to six pillows on your bed.Cockroach Characteristics Place the larger pillows towards the back, and the smaller pillows towards the front.Cockroach Characteristics Don't be afraid to mix and match different colors and patterns. Cockroach Characteristics Here are some more ideas to get you started:
Mix large,Cockroach Characteristics bold prints with smaller, more intricate ones. Combine organic prints with geometric prints Cockroach Characteristics. Use contrasting colors. For example,Cockroach Characteristics you could get a pillow with a bright green pattern and a plain white pillow.
For accent pillows,Cockroach Characteristics consider using something with a textured fabric or an irregular shape. For example, you could get a Cockroach Characteristics velvet round pillow or a brocade tube pillow.
Cockroach Characteristics Give your windows and walls some color with curtains.Cockroach Characteristics Try to match the curtains to some aspect of your room, such as the rug, pillows,Cockroach Characteristics or bed linens. Cockroach Characteristics You don't have to go out and buy curtains; saris and shawls can make beautiful, graceful curtains. Cockroach Characteristics If you live in a rental unit,Cockroach Characteristics you might already have blinds. See if you can place a curtain rod on top of the blinds.
Cockroach Characteristics Consider draping a floral garland or some Cockroach Characteristics string lights above your curtains for an added touch.
Cockroach Characteristics Add some softness and warmth with a cozy rug.Cockroach Characteristics Try to get a rug that matches some aspect of your room, such as the bed linens,Cockroach Characteristics curtains, or wall color. If the headboard is against a wall,Cockroach Characteristics get a rug that extends 18 to 24 inches (45 to 60 centimeters) Cockroach Characteristics past all three sides of the bed. The most common rug placement is just in front of the nightstands,Cockroach Characteristics with the rug extending past the foot of the bed. If you have a longer rug,Cockroach Characteristics consider tucking it under the nightstands instead; this will help ground them better.Cockroach Characteristics Here are some common rug sizes and bed sizes:
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