How to decorate a small bedroom: tips, tricks and ideas

When you have a small bedroom, or rather any small room, the space constraints are of course the main problems you run into. This leads to two problems. The practical issue of getting all your stuff into the your bedroom.

Arigna iron bed in a small bedroom Arigna iron bed in a small bedroom

The second issue is the more personal matter of how you bring the space to life, represent who you are and feel comfortable in the space with the constraint of it being small. We need to So let’s see how it’s possible for you to overcome these problems with a small room and make a space that not only makes it easy for you to live in, but you also enjoy living in!

There are many tips, tricks and ideas that can be used for a small bedroom but essentially they do 2 things. Increase space for storage and create a feeling of more space than there is.

How to choose the best mattress?

Mattress buying has always been mired by marketing confusion and it’s not getting any better. There are so many models which are just variations of each other, that it makes it really difficult for a customer to differentiate between them. Each minor variation is a small change in specifications whether it be foam density, fillings, spring count or some other metric like hardness, firmness, softness, gauge, tension, or some other synonym.

Ashley iron bed with pocket sprung mattress

How do you choose a mattress with so much noise out there? Which mattress out of the many is the best? Are all of them good enough with the cheapest option being the best to go with? Or the one sold by the company with the best service?

How to assemble an iron bed frame?

The Original Bed Company has been designing and making iron/metal beds for over 20 years and over the years we’ve refined the way our beds have been constructed so that they’re easy and convenient for our customers to assemble. Yet our bed frames are known for their strength, durability and sturdiness. In the video below we show how to assemble a metal bed frame from us and just how easy the assembly process is.

Mint green bedroom inspiration

Green is the color of growth, color of spring, of renewal and rebirth. It is a restful and quiet color. Symbolizing nature, green is one of the most beautiful and comforting colors that helps us stay calm and refreshed. In fact newer shades of green are trending in fashion and interiors.

Edwardian iron bed in mint green

bed: Edwardian iron bed
colour: Piermint from Little Greene Paint Company
quilt fabric: Marietta Acacia Fabric by Designers Guild

Scandi Style Bedroom Inspiration

Simple clean lines and a neutral color palette characterize Scandinavian interiors. At the same time these rooms look warm and inviting. Hygge (hue-gah) – a feeling of coziness and well being by enjoying the simple things of life is at the very essence of this look. The typical Scandinavian room feels airy and fresh, and prevents a cluttered feel during the long, dark winter. The uncluttered nature and brightness evoke a sense of calm after a stressful day at work.

Ballina iron bed in a scandi room