When we talk about home renovations, it’s common to think about things improving your bedroom, renovating the kitchen or even adding an extension to your home. Sadly, these are all incredibly expensive and it might be better to focus on budget improvements to your home that won’t break the bank.
One of the best candidates for a budget room makeover is actually the bedroom. This is because your bedroom only has a couple of expensive furniture pieces and it’s often easy to replace them or add valuable decor changes that will completely transform the look and feel of your bedroom.
To give you some ideas, we’ve put together some bedroom makeover tips that will make your home great again without breaking the bank.
Something as simple as replacing bedroom linen can have a drastic effect on the look and feel of your bedroom. (Image Source)
Adding Storage to Your Bedroom
Installing a new wardrobe or getting a new bed frame that has under-bed storage is expensive, but a new dresser is far more inexpensive and you’d be surprised at home affordable they can be while simultaneously adding a tonne of storage to your bedroom. Dressers can typically be installed anywhere there’s space and it depends on how big the one you plan to buy is. Another great way to add storage to your bedroom is to actually install shelves. Adding a wall shelf or two isn’t very difficult and you can use it for virtually anything. Be it clothes, shoes or even just home office materials, bedroom storage is a great way to add value to your home without breaking the bank.
Replacing the Linen
If you’ve been using the same bed linen for several years then a replacement will make a huge difference. It’s incredibly easy and inexpensive to replace your bed linen, and the reason it makes such a big difference is because you’re used to seeing the same patterns, you’re used to how it feels on your skin and you’ve grown accustomed to even the smell of the linen, even when it’s freshly washed. Simply replace it with a different pattern or material and it will make your bedroom feel that much more interesting and new.
Adding a Rug or Two
Rugs certainly aren’t the most expensive purchase you could make, but they definitely make a huge difference when it comes to adding comfort to your bedroom. You’d be surprised at how luxurious and comfortable a bedroom rug can feel on your feet. For instance, if you’ve just woken up and you get off the bed, your feet will be planted straight onto a comfortable rug that will warm your feet and make you feel fuzzy inside. It’s a simple creature comfort but is surprisingly effective at setting your morning on the right track.
These are just a few ways to bolster your bedroom comforts without breaking the bank, but they’re all great ways to make cheap changes that can actually make a difference to your bedroom.
Adding some personality through pictures and photos is a cheap way to make your bedroom feel more luxurious. (Image Source)
Personalizing Your Bedroom
Personalization is important to truly make your house a home, but rarely do we ever think about the ways in which we can do so. A simple way to add a bit of personality to your room is to include a few photo frames. These can be pictures of you and your family, your friends or even your time spent on a holiday. The idea is that every bit of personality in your bedroom should trigger some kind of happy memory. Wedding photos are a common choice here, but it’s also possible to use paintings and posters of things you are interested in. Framing the pictures or photos is a fantastic way to bolster it make it just a little bit more luxurious.
If you have lots of shelf or cabinet display space, then you can even include things like holiday memorabilia, toys or even awards that you’ve earned throughout life. There are plenty of ways to add a bit of personality to your bedroom and it can make it much more comfortable to relax and sleep in when you’re surrounded by positive vibes.
Some Final Words
Hopefully, these examples have given you some idea on how you can bolster your bedroom comforts without needing to spend too much money. While there are times when a full renovation is needed, it’s also important to remember that you can stick to a budget and get a fantastic bedroom look without overspending on it.