updating your master bedroom

A Quick and easy guide for updating your master bedroom

26th October 2021

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When it comes to decorating your bedroom, there are a few things you need to remember. It is a place where you need to obtain good quality sleep and feel relaxed. Some bedrooms have multiple uses, so it’s vital to make sure you take care of all the angles. But mostly, we all just want to have a good night’s sleep. 

The truth is, we don’t prioritise the master bedroom. We tend to focus our attention and energy on other rooms in the home. This is usually because other rooms are seen by others or are needed to be done and more functional sooner rather than the master bedroom. But it is time to change that. With that in mind, I thought I would share with you this quick and easy guide for updating your master bedroom. 

Make more of your bed

When it comes to getting a great night’s sleep your bed needs to be priority number one. It needs to be comfortable, in the right place, and with a decent mattress. You also need to consider the size of bed you need. Comfort is key and if there is more than one of you that shares the bed you both need to be on the same page. However, buying a new bed and mattress to go with it can be expensive. A

great tip is to seek out deals or wait for sales to take place. Doing this can help reduce the cost but allows you to make comfort the priority. The bed is one of the main priorities for a bedroom, but there are also other factors to consider as well. 

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The Bedroom furniture can make all of the difference

It isn’t just the bed that you might need to update. You should also think about updating bedroom furniture as well. This can help with creating a lovely-looking space as well it being more functional. The bedroom furniture provides a haven of storage for things like clothes and toiletries you might use daily. They can look aesthetically pleasing as well as be functional, so it is important to make the right decision and find the right furniture.

When choosing furniture think about the space you have and the overall layout. The last thing you want to do is have too many pieces in your room and not leave enough space or make the bedroom feel smaller than it is. 

Create calming decoration

The next thing to consider would be the way you decorate the room. Anything too loud and busy could have the opposite effect on your mind. It’s important for you to feel relaxed, calm, and collected in your bedroom space. Keeping things fairly neutral or sticking to pastel shades is a great interior tip to consider. If you want to use wallpaper or have some feature, consider making a feature wall behind the bed. That way when you are sitting in bed the busy design won’t occupy your mind, but yet the bedroom still looks stylish. 

Use low lighting to improve the ambience

Lighting will be key to your bedroom space. So consider using candles or low lighting to create the mood. The idea is that the low lighting will ease your mind into a slumbering state. Plus it’s still enough to use for reading if you like to do that before bed. If you consider using candles why not opt for fragranced ones. Scents like lavender are excellent ways to calm you and aid in a good night’s sleep. 

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Keep the room clutter-free

Many people struggle to work in a messy environment. The same can be said for sleeping. Your mind can get busy without you intentionally making it. This is why keeping your bedroom clutter-free is a great step in the right direction for keeping your mind calm and relaxed at night. Before you start making some significant changes invest some time into decluttering. This isn’t just ornaments and what you can see, look at your drawers and wardrobes and get rid of anything you don’t need anymore. 

Let the soft furnishings do the talking

Finally, your bedroom space needs to be inviting. A great way to give off this impression is to use soft furnishings like scatter cushions and bedspreads. They all ooze comfort while adding a touch of style to your room decoration. You can make a bedroom feel very comfortable and inviting, simply by choosing the right soft furnishings for the bed. You might also want to match in the curtains or blinds so that everything is aesthetically pleasing. 

Hopefully, this has given you some tips and good advice to updating your master bedroom.
Helping you to get a good night’s sleep.

Sarah Anguish

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