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Silverfish Bug Danger Are you tired of coming home to a nondescript bedroom?Silverfish Bug Danger Or have you had the same style for years and want to give your room a new look?Silverfish Bug Danger Here are some great ways to give your bedroom Silverfish Bug Danger a new look without spending too much money.Silverfish Bug Danger There are even a few ways to use what you have.
Silverfish Bug Danger Decide how much time and money you want to spend.Silverfish Bug Danger If you have a lot of money to spend,Silverfish Bug Danger then you can decorate your room to your heart's content.Silverfish Bug Danger However, most of the time a decorator will have to work within a budget. If you are on a tight budget,Silverfish Bug Danger however, you might have to cut some corners.Silverfish Bug Danger For example:
Silverfish Bug Danger Instead of buying new furniture,Silverfish Bug Danger you could repaint or refinish your old furniture. Instead of repainting your walls,Silverfish Bug Danger you could apply vinyl wall decals.Silverfish Bug Danger This is a popular choice for youth, and for those who cannot paint the walls. Silverfish Bug Danger also great for those who don't have a lot of time.
If you are crafty,Silverfish Bug Danger consider some DIY decorations or furniture Consider decorating your room a little bit at a time.Silverfish Bug Danger Maybe you do not have $500 to spend on redecorating currently.Silverfish Bug Danger But if one month you spend $50 on paint, the next $50 on new curtains,Silverfish Bug Danger and so on, it can be more affordable.
Silverfish Bug Danger Decide on a theme.Silverfish Bug Danger While you do not absolutely have to have a theme, this will help you decide what furniture to get,Silverfish Bug Danger and what sorts of colors and patterns to use for things such as walls,Silverfish Bug Danger bed linens, rugs, and pillows. Start with something that you like,Silverfish Bug Danger such as a favorite animal, interest, or color.Silverfish Bug Danger Here are some places you can find inspiration and ideas: Silverfish Bug Danger Browse image saving websites,Silverfish Bug Danger such as Pinterest.
Go through home decorating catalogs.Silverfish Bug DangerVisit some furniture stores and Silverfish Bug Danger take note of displays that you like.
Silverfish Bug Danger Consider whether you will like your theme several years from now.Silverfish Bug Danger If you are planning to stay in your house for a while and are uninterested in redecorating often,Silverfish Bug Danger will you still like the theme you have now?Silverfish Bug Danger If you go through different interests often,Silverfish Bug Danger choose a general theme (such as colors and patterns you like) for the walls,Silverfish Bug Danger rugs, and furniture. Express your current interests with smaller items you can easily change,Silverfish Bug Danger 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.
Silverfish Bug DangerBe careful of over-committing to a theme.Silverfish Bug Danger It is one thing to have your sheet set have a theme of horses.Silverfish Bug Danger But if your bed, lamps, curtains, artwork, throw-pillows,Silverfish Bug Danger carpet, and more have horses, that could be a bit too much.
Silverfish Bug Danger Make sure your room is clean.Silverfish Bug Danger If your room is very messy or cluttered, you might want to clean it first.Silverfish Bug Danger This will give you a blank slate to work with.Silverfish Bug Danger It will be easier to move things around and see how they look.
Silverfish Bug Danger Get rid of unnecessary clutter.Silverfish Bug Danger Review your room decor. Do you have a theme already in your room,Silverfish Bug Danger or a mishmash of different themes? Consider getting rid of some items that you no longer use,Silverfish Bug Danger or that no longer suit your taste or style.Silverfish Bug Danger You can sell these items online or donate them to a charity center.
Silverfish Bug Danger If you have something that you still like,Silverfish Bug Danger but that no longer suits the current style of your room,Silverfish Bug Danger see if you can re-purpose, repaint, or redecorate it.
Silverfish Bug Danger Consider working with what you already have.Silverfish Bug Danger If you are on a budget, take a look at your current furniture,Silverfish Bug Danger and see if you can re-purpose them to fit your new style.Silverfish Bug Danger A simple wooden bed can easily be made to fit lots of different styles with the right paint job or bed linens. For example:
Silverfish Bug Danger Paint your bed a solid color for a sleek, modern look. Add a colorful quilt Silverfish Bug Danger and lots of pillows with different patterns for a boho look. For a vintage, country-chic look,Silverfish Bug Danger you could paint your bed a base color, and then add a second coat of a crackle-effect paint to get that weathered look. Make an inventory of what stuff you have already got Silverfish Bug Danger (i.e. article of furniture, sheets, linens, pictures,Silverfish Bug Danger plants and alternative ornamental things). You may get some ideas on the way to use your recent stuff in new ways.
Silverfish Bug Danger Give your walls a fresh coat of paint or apply some wallpaper.Silverfish Bug Danger You can also paint the walls a solid color first,Silverfish Bug Danger and then paste on a narrow strip of wallpaper going around the room.Silverfish Bug Danger The strip can be in the center of the wall, or towards the top. Silverfish Bug Danger If you can't paint the walls or change the wallpaper,Silverfish Bug Danger tack some fabric to the wall instead.Silverfish Bug Danger Try to get it as smooth as possible.
Silverfish Bug Danger If you have a small room,Silverfish Bug Danger consider painting your walls one color, and leaving the ceiling white.Silverfish Bug Danger This will make your room look bigger.
Silverfish Bug Danger Add some extra pillows to your bed.Silverfish Bug Danger To get that luxurious, hotel-like feel, plan on having two to six pillows on your bed.Silverfish Bug Danger Place the larger pillows towards the back, and the smaller pillows towards the front.Silverfish Bug Danger Don't be afraid to mix and match different colors and patterns. Silverfish Bug Danger Here are some more ideas to get you started:
Mix large,Silverfish Bug Danger bold prints with smaller, more intricate ones. Combine organic prints with geometric prints Silverfish Bug Danger. Use contrasting colors. For example,Silverfish Bug Danger you could get a pillow with a bright green pattern and a plain white pillow.
For accent pillows,Silverfish Bug Danger consider using something with a textured fabric or an irregular shape. For example, you could get a Silverfish Bug Danger velvet round pillow or a brocade tube pillow.
Silverfish Bug Danger Give your windows and walls some color with curtains.Silverfish Bug Danger Try to match the curtains to some aspect of your room, such as the rug, pillows,Silverfish Bug Danger or bed linens. Silverfish Bug Danger You don't have to go out and buy curtains; saris and shawls can make beautiful, graceful curtains. Silverfish Bug Danger If you live in a rental unit,Silverfish Bug Danger you might already have blinds. See if you can place a curtain rod on top of the blinds.
Silverfish Bug Danger Consider draping a floral garland or some Silverfish Bug Danger string lights above your curtains for an added touch.
Silverfish Bug Danger Add some softness and warmth with a cozy rug.Silverfish Bug Danger Try to get a rug that matches some aspect of your room, such as the bed linens,Silverfish Bug Danger curtains, or wall color. If the headboard is against a wall,Silverfish Bug Danger get a rug that extends 18 to 24 inches (45 to 60 centimeters) Silverfish Bug Danger past all three sides of the bed. The most common rug placement is just in front of the nightstands,Silverfish Bug Danger with the rug extending past the foot of the bed. If you have a longer rug,Silverfish Bug Danger consider tucking it under the nightstands instead; this will help ground them better.Silverfish Bug Danger Here are some common rug sizes and bed sizes:
If you have a twin,Silverfish Bug Danger double, or full sized bed, get a 5 by 8 foot or a 8 by 10 foot rug. If you have a queen or king sized bed,Silverfish Bug Danger get a 8 by 10 foot or 9 by 12 foot rug. If your room already has a carpet,Silverfish Bug Danger consider placing a small rug on one side of the bed. Sheepskin rugs are great for this.Silverfish Bug Danger Add a nightstand with all of the necessities. This will make your bed space appear more luxurious and comfortable. Try to include a lamp, a clock, and some flowers,Silverfish Bug Danger either in a pot or vase. If you like to read, consider having a stack of books. If you tend to get thirsty at night, have a glass and a carafe filled with water; Silverfish Bug Danger this will save you late-night trips to the kitchen for a glass of water.