You don’t need a soothsayer to prophesy to you that your room is ready for an update when it already looks tired and weary. Unfortunately, many homeowners are often scared of performing a remodel work in the bedroom simply because they feel it could end up becoming an expensive venture. But it’s not really the case.
Rendering a bedroom remodel project is all about making the room look and feel more comfortable. But you can only do this cost-effectively when you’ve got the right tools at your disposal and ensure to follow simple instructions. Interestingly, there are several minimalistic ways you can revamp the look of your bedroom without even breaking the bank.
You don’t need to get rid of any structural objects within the bedroom neither would you need to install new windows, you can effectively create the perfect tranquil space you had always dreamt of by simply performing a little surface work with a deep clean. Here are some interesting small bedroom remodel ideas suitable for minimalistic projects performed within the home.
Understand your immediate needs
Before applying any bedroom remodel ideas, it is important for homeowners to ensure that they understand their basic needs, as well as the various changes that can be done to make the room more comfortable. It is during this planning period that you get to choose your own design style. You can only pick a suitable style once you know the kind of room that you really want.
Whether you are looking to recreate a dark cozy den or update a bright, airy resting chamber, it is imperative to understand your needs first before setting out to begin the remodeling work. Also, ensure to consider your personal lifestyle and habits when choosing bedroom components. This will enable you to make better provisions for our immediate needs.
You need to take into account what you will be using the bedroom for. Aside from sleeping, you may need something to entertain yourself with particularly if you are a good fan of entertainment. Also, you may want to re-organize your room for work if you plan using it as your office. In a nutshell, remodeling a bedroom is determinant on your needs, personal limits, style, and usage. So ensure to factor all these in when planning a remodel work.
Choose an overall color scheme
Your room tells more about who you are. So, there is a need to ensure that you use the right color scheme when remodeling your bedroom. While it’s absolutely normal to use a single main color throughout the entire room, it is best to make the room look cool with plain colors such as pale pink, muted gray, crisp white, and neutral taupe. You can add fun, eye-catching details with one or two extra “accent” colors. Focus more on complementing the main color and ensure to use suitable paints so as not to ruin the entire painting project.
One good way to find suitable or matchable colors for the room is by using small decorative items like an afghan or a throw pillow. Your accent colors could range from anything from bright yellow to French blue to rusty brown etc. Depending on your style, colors like turquoise, gold, and bright pink can effectively accent to the main color like the light cream color.
If you want to use multiple colors, ensure to stick to your color scheme and try not to deviate even when your tastes change. You can use an entirely new color to transform your room while painting the walls. There are several colors that can go on the wall, however, you must ensure to remove all the furniture pieces from the room before painting. You can also complement many colors by choosing a shade.
Repurpose the furniture
The best and most interesting way to fit your new style is by repurposing and updating your furniture. Aside from painting, this simple act of repurposing your furniture can go a long way to give your bedroom that fresh look it deserves. Interesting, it is surprisingly easy to perform this task even on your own. Some budget-friendly ideas include decorating the headboard of the bed, reupholstering a thrifted chair, and painting wooden items within the room.
Basically, you don’t have to buy new items if you choose to. You can update a piece of furniture by simply draping a new throw blanket over it. Nevertheless, you can still opt for getting new pieces of furniture to replace the old one. There are several local and online thrift stores that sell cheap furnishing items suitable for the bedroom.
Move on with your desired style
Every homeowner has a way of expressing their design style in any space. While some folks may choose to display some works of art, such as kid’s drawings, sculptures, and silk rugs, there are those who will simply prefer to maintain a clean and uncluttered look within the home. The most important thing is to do what you enjoy the most. Furniture can only be added to the bedroom after remodeling the space.
Depending on your style, you can make your room look distinctively attractive by using mismatched furniture pieces. These furnishings are not hard to find. You can get unique furniture pieces from flea markets and antique stores.
Flow with your color scheme
There are various ways you can make your remodeling project look colorfully tantalizing. You can reflect your color scheme in every way you can within your home in various ways. All you need to do is to select a few throw pillows, lovely pillow shams, and covers, duvet or quilt for your bed based on your own color scheme. You can even choose to pull everything together by laying a throw blanket in a complementary color only at the foot end of the bed. Throw pillows and blankets are generally known to be less expensive. However, it is advisable to ensure you purchase only quality sheets if you choose to remodel on a budget.