If you want to give your bedroom a modern feel but are unsure of what to do, you come to the right place. Whether you are preparing your house for sale on the market or you're feeling bored with it, we've got you covered.
No matter your reason for doing so, with trends popping up left and right, it can be challenging to find the right look you want for your room.
For this reason, we've made this list of tips to help you find out how to give your bedroom a whole new look that you're sure to love! There are many options with an updated bedroom design, from simple decorative designs to natural wood finishes.
However, to maintain a semblance of sanity while exploring this topic, we'll stick with the basics.
The bed is, for most, the focal point in any bedroom. So how do you enhance its look for a more aesthetic appeal?
For a modernized bed, you'll find that a stylish wood bedframe or a soft colored/pastel headboard will create that simplistic style. If you're not the biggest fan of a wooden headboard for your bed, use a dark wall color and a light headboard to contrast.
To make your room feel more like your own, find small wall decor, posters, and souvenirsto place on the back of your headboard. This setting will give your walls and ceiling around your bed more space as well.
Bright bedding is another excellent way to give your room a complete makeover. Depending on the style of bed you chose, colorful bedding can be a total game-changer for you. Guests will be blown away by the new look as well.
Moving forward, another budget-friendly way to change the bedroom's contemporary look to a more present-day masterpiece is to paint the walls.
A bedroom makeover isn't complete with a fresh coat of paint on the walls. So how do you choose the right color for an updated look?
When painting bedroom walls, use a lighter color scheme to create depth and space. Like white or softer pastels, a light color will make your room brighter and bring in that coveted natural light.
In contrast, dark colors tend to absorb light, making the room feel more compressed and heavy. When you are thinking of room colors to use on the bedroom walls, try to avoid dark colors.
Here are some other helpful paint ideas to help give your bedroom the best-modernized makeover:
Grey, white, and beige are cool tones that add a sense of elegance to any room. Darker tones of this palette also help add depth to your bedroom.
You're going to love how a small modification like this can improve your mood. But we aren't done yet.
Now the brightness comes into play! It's time to add something that pops and stands out. Choose a bright color for accents and trim to add a little warmth to your bedroom. Patterned throws also help display that modernized look you want when you pair it with your freshly painted bright walls.
What's more, brighter paints make smaller bedrooms appear much larger.
As we covered before, natural lighting enhances everything a modernized bedroom has to offer. However, not every bedroom receives adequate natural sunlight due to its position in the house. To accommodate where it lacks, make the most out of accent lighting.
One of the coolest boho themes includes string lights strewn along the wall, but if you look for that modern look, hang small lights over the bed or headboard to attract more attention to the bed.
Choosing the right decor for your bedroom is a crucial factor you'll need to ponder if you desire a modernized look. There are so many choices for decor in your bedroom. You can have fun with the bedding set, room accents, to even the art hanging on the wall.
Let's take a more detailed look at how decor choices affect the motif of your room.
Accents are subtle pieces you can find in just about any room. The most common accents that work for your bedroom include throw pillows.
Wall art enhances any room in a home, but it really helps express your chosen theme in a bedroom. When you hang wall art around your bedroom, you fill empty space without taking up space and form an accent wall.
If you find your bedroom needs a more up-to-date makeover, try our different budget-friendly tips listed throughout this article. Start with the bed as it is the main piece of furniture. Then, create your style around it.
Take advantage of the natural sunlight within your room, and decide on your favorite paint color. Use everyday items to accent your bedroom accordingly, like throw pillows, blankets, a rug, and wall art. Soon your room will be something to behold that looks completely new and different from before!
We hope you find these tips useful for your new bedroom makeover.