How to Make Your Bedroom Feel Way More Spacious

How to Make Your Bedroom Feel Way More Spacious

The following is a contribution from another author.

If you are finding it hard to relax at night or if you know that you just can’t seem to sleep right away, then you need to know that you are not alone. The main reason why a lot of people can’t sleep at night is because they are constantly having to tidy up, or they even find that the room is just not spacious enough. Once you get everything organized, you will soon find that you sleep way better at night and this can make all the difference to your routine.

Less is More

Less is always more when it comes to the bedroom. You need to try and unlock the perception of space wherever possible. When you have a clear room, it can give the impression of it being airy and it can also make it much more welcoming as well. For this reason, you should always try and get rid of any pieces of furniture,  make sure that you note down anything that you can do to enhance the space without adding more clutter. This could include adding a built-in wardrobe to try and maximize the room that you have, or it could even include investing in under the bed storage.

Choose your Colors

Lighter shades are the ideal solution if you want to try and make your room feel way more spacious. Of course, lighter colors can really help you to bounce colors from the walls and it can also illuminate the space as well. If you are a fan of dark colors, then you can also use these as well. You do have to be smart when you do, though. If you use them in numerous places around the room then this can make the whole space feel dark and this is the last thing that you need.

Eliminate Chairs

You may think that chairs are great when they are placed in the corner of the room, but this is not the case at all. They take up way more room than required and they also create the feeling of clutter as well. If you want to avoid this, then consider investing in adjustable beds. When you do this, you can easily make your bed sit you up and you can watch TV with ease as well (without having to worry about the angle). This can also save you a ton of space as well so this is great when you are trying to make your room feel bigger than it is.

Other things that you can do is invest in a light-colored duvet cover. When you do this, you will find that it bounces the light across the room and make a space feel brighter. Of course, if you have never really considered your duvet material before, then shiny or silky bedding is great because this bounces the light even more and it can also add to how light and airy the room feels in general.



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).