How To Make Your Bedroom Dreamy

How To Make Your Bedroom Dreamy

The following is a contribution from another author.

The bedroom is, undeniably, one of the most important rooms in the house. What is a home without a place to sleep? Even if you just have a couch to sleep on, you’d probably look forward to the day you have a room with a bed in that you can spruce up.

That’s exactly what we’re going to guide you through with this article. For all the hours you spend in your bedroom, give it some love back by making it your absolute favorite room of the house. It’s really simple too as long as you know what you’re looking for.

#1 Prioritize the bed sheets

Talking about places where we spend most of our lives – how much thought are you actually giving your bed sheets? While you may think that the mattress is the most important investment you’d make in the bedroom, the sheets can actually have a lot to say about your quality of sleep as well as the feeling of luxury you get when going to bed.

Find something that’s light and allows your skin to breathe while you’re sleeping. Cotton is always a good choice, and particularly Egyptian cotton if you’re feeling especially fancy. Research the web a bit first for some of the best materials for your bed sheets before you order anything.

#2 Think about the lighting

A dreamy bedroom is one that makes it easy to fall asleep at night, and fantastic to wake up in the morning. You’ll need a good night light, as well as something brighter to wake you up during those harsh winter nights when the sun isn’t up until late.

Try to find some good night lights as well as a bed that’s timeless so that you don’t have to think about upgrading your bedroom in a while. Now, you only have to invest a bit of money into a mattress for the finishing touches when you’re ready for it.

#3 Add some greenery

Inviting a few plants into your home means that it will not only look fresh and homely, but the air quality will also be a lot better. This has a lot to say about how well you sleep at night, as a room that is filled with healthy and cool air is a lot better for you than a stuffed and warm bedroom.

Have a look around the web to find the best indoor plants for bedrooms, first of all. You’d want to find the ones that are known for purifying the air before adding any of them to your home.

#4 Use calming colors

If you’re upgrading your bedroom for the very first time, it’s also a good idea to think about how you can make the atmosphere as calm and soothing as possible. Some colors can actually do this for you; green is undoubtedly one of the calmest colors, but check out this article as well for a bit more color inspiration.

When you finally have the bedroom of your dreams ready, it might be a bit harder to leave your bed in the morning. Remember to invest in a proper coffee machine as well to wake yourself up!


Eric is the creator of At Home in the Future and has been a passionate fan of the future since he was seven. He's a web developer by trade, and serves as the Director of Communication and Technology for a large church in Nashville, TN (where he and his family are building a high tech home in the woods).