Dealing with the shrinking size of our bedrooms now and in future is a challenge.
Are you racking your brains to find ways to upsize your bedroom while waiting to collect keys of your new home? Worry not, here are some tips on how you can create a comfortable and functional bedroom using the right space-saving furniture.
1. Invest in a space-saving bed
Murphy beds are beds that allow you to fold up into the wall when it is not in use. When the bed is folded up, the floor space becomes available and is free for you to utilize. While murphy beds come in vertical and horizontal orientation, it can also be space saving and multi-functional by adding top hung cabinets above it.
2. Study desk can also be a dresser
If you need a workspace and dresser in your bedroom, consider having a multi-purpose space saving table top. It can be a wall mounted or built-in table with a mirror installed on the wall. Otherwise, consider getting a space saving study table that is extendable and foldable. Such space-saving solutions take up minimal floor space while still providing a multi-functional usage.
3. Maximize storage to your space saving furniture
Now with all the right space saving furniture in your bedroom, do not forget to make use of the space under or above your bed and table top. These spaces can be designed with storage cabinets and be utilized to store your items. Consider adding more shelves, open cabinet displays or door cabinets to create more storage space to avoid cluttering in your bedroom.
4. Plan your storage configuration
When doing space planning for your bedroom, it is important to plan your storage configuration. List down the essential items and size of any big items that you need to store. Then plan your storage cabinet configuration base on your list to ensure ample storage. Reduce unnecessary items by donating or selling. This will help greatly with decluttering your bedroom.