Silverfish Dangerous Are you tired of coming home to a nondescript bedroom?Silverfish Dangerous Or have you had the same style for years and want to give your room a new look?Silverfish Dangerous Here are some great ways to give your bedroom Silverfish Dangerous a new look without spending too much money.Silverfish Dangerous There are even a few ways to use what you have.

Silverfish Dangerous Decide how much time and money you want to spend.Silverfish Dangerous If you have a lot of money to spend,Silverfish Dangerous then you can decorate your room to your heart's content.Silverfish Dangerous However, most of the time a decorator will have to work within a budget. If you are on a tight budget,Silverfish Dangerous however, you might have to cut some corners.Silverfish Dangerous For example:

Silverfish Dangerous Instead of buying new furniture,Silverfish Dangerous you could repaint or refinish your old furniture. Instead of repainting your walls,Silverfish Dangerous you could apply vinyl wall decals.Silverfish Dangerous This is a popular choice for youth, and for those who cannot paint the walls. Silverfish Dangerous also great for those who don't have a lot of time.

If you are crafty,Silverfish Dangerous consider some DIY decorations or furniture Consider decorating your room a little bit at a time.Silverfish Dangerous Maybe you do not have $500 to spend on redecorating currently.Silverfish Dangerous But if one month you spend $50 on paint, the next $50 on new curtains,Silverfish Dangerous and so on, it can be more affordable.

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Silverfish Dangerous Decide on a theme.Silverfish Dangerous While you do not absolutely have to have a theme, this will help you decide what furniture to get,Silverfish Dangerous and what sorts of colors and patterns to use for things such as walls,Silverfish Dangerous bed linens, rugs, and pillows. Start with something that you like,Silverfish Dangerous such as a favorite animal, interest, or color.Silverfish Dangerous Here are some places you can find inspiration and ideas: Silverfish Dangerous Browse image saving websites,Silverfish Dangerous such as Pinterest.

Go through home decorating catalogs.Silverfish DangerousVisit some furniture stores and Silverfish Dangerous take note of displays that you like.

Silverfish Dangerous Consider whether you will like your theme several years from now.Silverfish Dangerous If you are planning to stay in your house for a while and are uninterested in redecorating often,Silverfish Dangerous will you still like the theme you have now?Silverfish Dangerous If you go through different interests often,Silverfish Dangerous choose a general theme (such as colors and patterns you like) for the walls,Silverfish Dangerous rugs, and furniture. Express your current interests with smaller items you can easily change,Silverfish Dangerous 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 DangerousBe careful of over-committing to a theme.Silverfish Dangerous It is one thing to have your sheet set have a theme of horses.Silverfish Dangerous But if your bed, lamps, curtains, artwork, throw-pillows,Silverfish Dangerous carpet, and more have horses, that could be a bit too much.

Silverfish Dangerous Make sure your room is clean.Silverfish Dangerous If your room is very messy or cluttered, you might want to clean it first.Silverfish Dangerous This will give you a blank slate to work with.Silverfish Dangerous It will be easier to move things around and see how they look.

Silverfish Dangerous Get rid of unnecessary clutter.Silverfish Dangerous Review your room decor. Do you have a theme already in your room,Silverfish Dangerous or a mishmash of different themes? Consider getting rid of some items that you no longer use,Silverfish Dangerous or that no longer suit your taste or style.Silverfish Dangerous You can sell these items online or donate them to a charity center.

Silverfish Dangerous If you have something that you still like,Silverfish Dangerous but that no longer suits the current style of your room,Silverfish Dangerous see if you can re-purpose, repaint, or redecorate it.

Silverfish Dangerous Consider working with what you already have.Silverfish Dangerous If you are on a budget, take a look at your current furniture,Silverfish Dangerous and see if you can re-purpose them to fit your new style.Silverfish Dangerous 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 Dangerous Paint your bed a solid color for a sleek, modern look. Add a colorful quilt Silverfish Dangerous and lots of pillows with different patterns for a boho look. For a vintage, country-chic look,Silverfish Dangerous 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 Dangerous (i.e. article of furniture, sheets, linens, pictures,Silverfish Dangerous plants and alternative ornamental things). You may get some ideas on the way to use your recent stuff in new ways.

Silverfish Dangerous Give your walls a fresh coat of paint or apply some wallpaper.Silverfish Dangerous You can also paint the walls a solid color first,Silverfish Dangerous and then paste on a narrow strip of wallpaper going around the room.Silverfish Dangerous The strip can be in the center of the wall, or towards the top. Silverfish Dangerous If you can't paint the walls or change the wallpaper,Silverfish Dangerous tack some fabric to the wall instead.Silverfish Dangerous Try to get it as smooth as possible.

Silverfish Dangerous If you have a small room,Silverfish Dangerous consider painting your walls one color, and leaving the ceiling white.Silverfish Dangerous This will make your room look bigger.

Silverfish Dangerous Add some extra pillows to your bed.Silverfish Dangerous To get that luxurious, hotel-like feel, plan on having two to six pillows on your bed.Silverfish Dangerous Place the larger pillows towards the back, and the smaller pillows towards the front.Silverfish Dangerous Don't be afraid to mix and match different colors and patterns.[2] Silverfish Dangerous Here are some more ideas to get you started:[3]

Mix large,Silverfish Dangerous bold prints with smaller, more intricate ones. Combine organic prints with geometric prints Silverfish Dangerous. Use contrasting colors. For example,Silverfish Dangerous you could get a pillow with a bright green pattern and a plain white pillow.

For accent pillows,Silverfish Dangerous consider using something with a textured fabric or an irregular shape. For example, you could get a Silverfish Dangerous velvet round pillow or a brocade tube pillow.

Silverfish Dangerous Give your windows and walls some color with curtains.Silverfish Dangerous Try to match the curtains to some aspect of your room, such as the rug, pillows,Silverfish Dangerous or bed linens. Silverfish Dangerous You don't have to go out and buy curtains; saris and shawls can make beautiful, graceful curtains. Silverfish Dangerous If you live in a rental unit,Silverfish Dangerous you might already have blinds. See if you can place a curtain rod on top of the blinds.

Silverfish Dangerous Consider draping a floral garland or some Silverfish Dangerous string lights above your curtains for an added touch.

Silverfish Dangerous Add some softness and warmth with a cozy rug.Silverfish Dangerous Try to get a rug that matches some aspect of your room, such as the bed linens,Silverfish Dangerous curtains, or wall color. If the headboard is against a wall,Silverfish Dangerous get a rug that extends 18 to 24 inches (45 to 60 centimeters) Silverfish Dangerous past all three sides of the bed. The most common rug placement is just in front of the nightstands,Silverfish Dangerous with the rug extending past the foot of the bed. If you have a longer rug,Silverfish Dangerous consider tucking it under the nightstands instead; this will help ground them better.Silverfish Dangerous Here are some common rug sizes and bed sizes:[4][5]

If you have a twin,Silverfish Dangerous 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 Dangerous get a 8 by 10 foot or 9 by 12 foot rug. If your room already has a carpet,Silverfish Dangerous consider placing a small rug on one side of the bed. Sheepskin rugs are great for this.Silverfish Dangerous 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 Dangerous 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 Dangerous this will save you late-night trips to the kitchen for a glass of water.