Tips on selecting bunk beds for your children

August 12, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Beds

Bunk beds are synonymous with fun. Apart from that they have so many other advantages. They add the right vibe of childishness, cuteness, fun, liveliness and zing to your kid’s bedroom. Most importantly they are the answer to all your spacing problems. You can have 2-3 beds at one place with the help of a bunk bed.

Bunk beds also provide a lot of variety in them. You can go for the one with a ladder or without a ladder. You can have your special inclusions also or if your child wants that. Make sure that the bunk bed you select suits the colour, scheme and design of the bedroom. And consult your children too, which one would they like to have. Bunk beds are advantageous even when your kid’s friends are coming for an overnight stay. If you have more than one kid, then ask the elder one to sleep on the higher bed as he/she would be having a better control of balance. So, now you know bunk bed is the answer for you.

Spice up the guest bedroom with rustic furniture

April 16, 2009  //  Posted by: House Xpert  //  Category: Bedroom, Beds, Furniture, Home Decor

Home Improvement, BedroomLiving room and guest bedrooms can be done in sanguine colors. People use tranquil, calming colors for their bedrooms but like to spice up the guest bedroom a little. This also applies to the furniture used for a guest bedroom. Rustic furniture is a top idea today. Few smartly crafted rustic furniture from Reclaimed Wood is doing the rounds of Europe and Latin America. Pine, Oak and Cedar are preferred wood choices. Teak is also a popular choice.

Rustic furniture gives a look of antique. It creates a beautiful antique feeling that can be used in combination with chic, contemporary designs. The idea is to ensure that the contrast catches everyone’s eyes. Rustic furniture can be modeled as you want. It presents a sparse look from outside despite being gaudy towards its frames and hinges. You can also try many kinds of wickerwork and wooden styling.

Tips on teen bedding

April 13, 2009  //  Posted by: House Xpert  //  Category: Bedroom, Beds, Children's room, Home Decor, Home Improvement

Home Improvement, BedsBuying sheets, pillows and other objects for your teen’s room can fill you with great energy. You begin to anticipate the cherubic look on his face. This is why it is important not to mess up his life and dreams. There are a few tips on teen bedding which are worth considering.

Black and white is in vogue and so are floral and faunal prints. This means you can try concrete prints with a bold animal or flower look for your teen. Retro designs are also doing very well. If you are thinking of some texture for the sheets, then there is nothing that would beat a velour or satin. These provide great comfort. Appearance wise, even corduroy is not far behind.

If your child has suddenly outgrown his bed, you can just attach the bed with teen bedding. It will add the space that he might need.

Create a calming Feng Shui bedroom retreat

April 07, 2009  //  Posted by: House Xpert  //  Category: Bedroom, Beds, Feng Shui, Home Decor, Home Improvement

Home Improvement, Bedroom, Feng ShuiFeng Shui has been an inspiration for many. In fact, the Chinese science has ensured that people live in a harmonious environment blessed with peace and tranquility. It also strengthens their positive energy and lets them absorb maximum out of their immediate atmosphere.

Feng Shui makes your bedroom a calming retreat. It uses colors and shapes for the purpose. For instance, those who have a brewing ambition shall paint their bedroom red. It will give them peace as well as ambitious hopes. Those who have problem sleeping shall use blue and purple. It gives them better chance of fighting insomnia and instills sound sleep in them.

Shapes are also very important according to Feng Shui. Feng Shui recommends us not to use spiral or pointed objects as these objects take away the peace from us and propagate negative energy. Feng Shui can really tackle a lot of sleep disorders.