When considering renovations for your home, start with your bedroom, the perfect place to show your style with new blankets, throws and duvet covers.
Choose the Right Mattress
According to the Sleep Foundation, getting enough sleep starts with choosing the right mattress. This can be difficult if you have different requirements than your partner. However, shopping together can ensure you choose a mattress with enough support and comfort for both of you. Mattress pads and luxury linens can turn your bed into an inviting retreat.
Create a Reading Nook
If you are short on space, creating a bay window lets in extra sunlight and gives you room for a cozy reading nook. For larger bedrooms, use bright sofas or plump chairs in neutral colors to add your personal touch to a room that currently exudes your partner’s personality.
Shop for Bedroom Wine Cooling Units
A newly passed bill — House Bill 157 — allows Utah homeowners to order from wine of the month clubs. This makes it easier than ever to build up your wine collection. Granted, the wine is first delivered to the state’s Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. However, the law also allows you to bring up to nine liters of alcohol back from trips to other states or foreign countries.
Before you plan out a road trip to Napa Valley, consider where you’ll store your wine to keep it fresh until you’re ready to pop the cork. Here are a few ideas to incorporate a wine cooling unit in your bedroom:
- Convert a walk-in closet into
- Convert the spare bedroom into a wine cooling unit with seating for wine tasting with friends
When choosing between storage options that enhance the style of your bedroom, factor in the noise from the fan and exhaust and choose the best option for your home’s layout. Shop wine cooling units such as wooden racks in oak, cherry or walnut hues for your country-chic or sophisticated bedroom design. If your bedroom exudes an industrial or minimalist vibe, ultra-modern metal racking might do it justice. One of the most important decisions you make involves the cooling unit to use for your ultimate bedroom oasis with wine storage.
Add Plenty of Storage
Store things out of sight to prevent clutter from creating a sense of anxiety in your bedroom. Organized spaces also appear larger.
Here are a few ideas for easy bedroom storage extension:
- Purchase roomy bedside tables with doors where you can hide lotion, books, glasses and slippers.
- Invest in an attractive trunk or storage bench for extra blankets, sheets and pillows.
- Use a headboard with shelves or sliding panels that can hide books and other belongings.
Do It Your Way
In other areas of the home, you have to consider the style of the whole family and ensure that guests will be comfortable. Your bedroom gives you the only opportunity you have to think only of your tastes and preferences. Use your imagination and the tips above for a truly personalized bedroom makeover.