The bedroom is a very important space in your home – maybe you're the only one who gets to enjoy this hidden oasis or perhaps you share the space with a significant other, either way – lots of valuable time is spent in this room. A well designed bedroom should be comfortable and functional - whether you're looking to catch up on some Zzz's, get lost in your favorite book, binge watch hilarious YouTube videos, channel your inner Zen while meditating or just escape reality to enjoy some quality "you" time.
In fact, every bedroom in the house should have this feeling - the nursery, children rooms, guest rooms - when the door closes, privacy is all yours.
A Few Important Keys to Bedroom Bliss
Temperature and Light Control:
A cool dark room is optimum for good sleeping. Window treatments are essential in bedrooms for aesthetics, light control and temperature control. Lined/ blackout shades or draperies are the perfect window treatment for bedrooms. If you get lots of sun during the day close them before you leave home. This helps keep the room cool during the day. Sometimes two window treatments are required to achieve the look and
Several aspects go into the perfect bed – mattress, sheets, pillows – they all have to work together to make the perfect bed and therefore the perfect place to lie your head. Mattress are a personal preference, as well as sheets and pillows. Make sure you know how to care for your mattress and use a protector cover on your mattress, as well as your pillows. This will help with the longevity of your items and help keep them clean! There are many places to get quality sheets and you can even have them monogrammed, we love what they are doing at Leontine Linens andSatori Fine Linens.
Light: Like every room in the house, lighting is very important! Lighting control in the bedroom is imperative. A dimmer helps you set the mood in your room as well as lamps with dimmers are important whether you read in bed or not.