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Should Nightstands Be Higher, the Same Height, or Lower Than Beds?

Your bedroom is the place where you go to be calm after working all day, and it should be your safe place. Every part of your room needs to be focused on your comfort, and that’s why I firmly believe your nightstands must be the same height as the top of your mattress.  It can …

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Is it Okay to Have Two Dressers that are Different Colors in the Bedroom? Tips for Making it Work

It is okay to incorporate two bedroom dressers in different colors since there is no formal rule limiting the shades you can use in a room. I love having diversity in my décor, and using the furniture pieces in different colors helps me achieve this aim. Below are some ways I like to use the …

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Is It Okay to Not Have a Bed and Just Put My Mattress on the Floor? Why Do People Buy Beds Anyway?

Yes, it is absolutely for you to put your mattress on the floor if that is how you sleep best or for reasons of necessity. People may buy beds for many reasons, the most common being that they are used to sleeping on a mattress with a bed frame. At the same time, many cultures …

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Plants in a bedroom: Where should I put them?

Plants breathe life into any space, literally and figuratively. Sometimes, it’s hard to know where to place them. So, here’s a complete guide to help you enliven your bedroom with gorgeous green goodness.  Whether you have just one window, or multiple, it’s important to arrange your plants so that they accentuate your space well, but …

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What can I put on a nightstand so it looks good and is fully functional?

Let’s walk through all of the elements of the perfect nightstand: functional, beautiful, and simple. We’ll provide tips and tricks on how to arrange the table, as well as a buying guide for all the key elements.  The nightstand ranges from a small standing table, housing just a lamp, to a set of drawers, with counter space …

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Why are beds raised so high from the ground? How did that become the norm?

Whether you have a twin bed or a king, the height it is elevated from the ground can make a big difference in your comfort. What we know as beds today have evolved over millions of years to create the memory foam and box springs we know and love. We’ll walk you through the history …

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What is the point of a headboard for a bed? When invented? Why?

Headboards are ubiquitous in North American homes, and yet, do we really know why we use them? They have a surprisingly fascinating history, and their purpose may be more important than you think. Headboards do traditionally come with footboards, yet these days it is common to buy just a headboard. Some have taken on much …

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Where Can You Put a Mirror in a Bedroom? 16 Options

The ideal place for a mirror in a bedroom is in a place where you can stand back far enough to see your entire self in it.  That’s ideal; it’s not always possible.  Regardless, below we set out 15 options, many of which are space-saving options for mirror placement in small bedrooms. 2 main types …

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How to Style a Bed for a Better Design and Comfort

Furniture Mattress According to a study, 93% of people suggest that a comfortable mattress is important for quality sleep, and we can’t deny how important good sleep is. So, once you’ve got your bed and nightstand situation sorted, move on your mattress, which is probably one of the hardest things I’ve had to do. Every …

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51 of the Best Online Bedding Stores

Nice hotels invest a lot of money into bedding. Why? Because guests notice sheets, pillows, the duvet and of course the mattress. I can’t count how many times I’ve remarked “wow, these are great sheets” in hotels. Of course, it helps that the beds are usually really nice too. Here’s the thing. You can create …

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What is the Average Bedroom Size in the US?

Though the size of the average American family has decreased since the mid-twentieth century, over the same amount of time the average bedroom size in the United States has exponentially increased, as well as the average house size in the US. Over the past 30 years families have seen a 25 percent decrease in size, …

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41 Best Online Mattress Stores (Epic List)

Mattresses were among the last consumer products to jump in the e-commerce but already the online competition is heating up. According to Forbes, online mattress stores made a cut of 10 percent from the $15 billion mattress industry in 2017, a double jump from 5 percent in 2016. While 85 percent of consumers still get …

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Baby & Kids Room Design Statistics

We analyzed thousands of baby & kids rooms and put together charts and tables of statistics set out below. Basically, the statistics set out the percentage of home entries that have various features, colors and attributes. If you’re designing or planning a Baby or Kids room, find out what’s popular and what’s not with our …

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10 Examples of Shingle Style House Primary Bedroom Ideas (Photos)

Thanks for visiting our Shingle-style primary bedrooms photo gallery where you can search for a lot of Shingle-style primary bedrooms design ideas. We hope you find your inspiration here. We add new designs every week. Types of bedrooms: Primary Bedrooms | Kids’ Bedrooms | Baby Nurseries | Guest Bedrooms Photos Related: All Shingle-style homes | Shingle-style Living Room Ideas | Shingle-style Kitchen …

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25 Mountain/Chalet Primary Bedroom Ideas (Photos)

Thanks for visiting our Mountain/Chalet primary bedrooms photo gallery where you can search for a lot of Mountain/Chalet primary bedrooms design ideas. We hope you find your inspiration here. We add new designs every week. Types of bedrooms: Primary Bedrooms | Kids’ Bedrooms | Baby Nurseries | Guest Bedrooms Photos Related: All Mountain/Chalet homes | Mountain/Chalet Living Room Ideas | Mountain/Chalet Kitchen …

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20 Minimalist Primary Bedroom Ideas (Photos)

Thanks for visiting our Minimalist primary bedrooms photo gallery where you can search for a lot of Minimalist primary bedrooms design ideas. We hope you find your inspiration here. We add new designs every week. Types of bedrooms: Primary Bedrooms | Kids’ Bedrooms | Baby Nurseries | Guest Bedrooms Photos Related: All Minimalist homes | Minimalist Foyer Ideas | Minimalist Kitchen Ideas | …

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