Box rooms stereotypically have a lot of negative connotations of being small, chaotic and unimaginative, but actually, a box room is filled with opportunity. A box room simply required a little bit of planning and scoping out but can often be transformed into one of the most usable spaces in your home.
Make use of every little nook and hiding hole and you will see your unloved box room transform into the most harmonious space in your home. Honestly, you’ll be amazed at what you can do with a little TLC.
A home office is becoming more and more of an essential during recent times. A place where you can shut the door on your work-life at 5 pm and enjoy time with family around the dinner table instead of moving your laptop to one side. A box room can be easily transformed into a home office with a few littleadaptations. Plus, if you are anxious about losing out on that vital sleep space when your family is visiting, you could think about investing in a high sleeper so you can Grandkids can still sleepover in the room or a fold-out desk that is attached to the wall.
There are so many potential home office ideas for small spaces, just get searching for ideas online.
If you don’t require the room to be used as a bedroom all year round then why not think about adding a daybed. A day bed is a bed that can also be used as a sofa, giving you the best of both worlds. It’s easy to turn them into double beds when needed, they are ready-made for single beds and provide a super cosy seating area when you don’t need a bed. They are a lot chicer than a fold-out sofa and comfort-wise 1000% times better.
Keep it light
One of the easiest ways to transform your box room is by adding in some new bright and clean furniture and accessories. Whether it’s a new lamp, clean and crisp bedding, there are lots of simple ways to brighten a bedroom.
One of the best ways to brighten your box room is to keep the walls and furniture in a simple colour and materials that can be easily adapted to most design ideas. Select a white or neutral bed frame that can adapt to any decor choices and helps to create the idea of space.
With practical furniture solutions and space-saving ideas, box rooms make a great kids bedroom. A mid sleeper or high sleeper is often the most practical solution for a box room bedroom as it allows you to maximise floor space and height to include everything your child could ever need. From at-home workstations and reading nooks to wardrobes and under bed play areas, modern kids beds have everything they could ever need.
When you’re buying the bed think about what your kids might need in the future and design the bedroom around them. Mid sleepers and high sleepers come in a wide range of styles, designs and layouts so you can maximise every inch of space.