The experience that comes with raising a baby is endless and quite daunting. While you stress over that at one point in time, it is also the most amazing experience that parents have. Parents never think twice before providing their children with everything they need.
picture0These needs may be in the form of toys, foods, clothing or even a beautiful well-decorated room to make them feel comfortable. Fortunately for parents, designing, building, and the renovation of a baby’s room are much simpler than most people assume.

Building a baby room is easy and can also be exciting if taken up with proper planning. With that, you must also take into consideration of all the necessary and likable things that would transform an empty room into the happy place of your baby. The baby room is an area where your baby will not only sleep, but also relax, smile and enjoy the time spent doing many exciting activities. Since your baby will be spending a lot of time in that room, it is crucial for you to plan and design the room properly..

Feeling excited already? Take a minute to arm yourself with some smart and helpful ways that we are going to share with you. Make use of these ideas and build the baby room that is not only funky, fun, and adorable, but also quite helpful for them to grow and learn new things each day.

 

Building or Renovation of a Baby Room Smartly

The baby room is the best place to display your creative instincts. Whether it’s about the décor of the room, the storage, or even the bedding, there are a variety of different options available in the market to choose from. You may also use these ideas for the renovation of the baby room or incorporate them in the planning of your home design.

Keep a Specific Theme for the Baby Room

Picking a theme for the baby’s birthday party is common, but keeping a specific theme for decorating the baby’s room is also trending. As much as parents like to decorate, stylize or opt for the renovation of the baby room every now and then, similarly, it can be really exciting for your baby.

Although it is not compulsory to stick to a single concept or design idea, settling the baby room on a specific theme will, however, help you in creating a cohesive and appealing appearance. With that theme, you can also play around with different color palettes. Moreover, you also have the option of adding more detail to it by choosing contrasting curtains, hanging toys, colorful walls, painted dressers and much more.

Build an Eco-Friendly Baby Roompicture1

Creating an eco-friendly environment is not only good for the living beings and the planet, but this can also be helpful in creating a healthy nursery for your baby. The everyday products we use and things we consume are full of different materials and chemicals. These chemicals or materials may be harmful to your baby’s health as some chemicals have the tendency to dissipate slowly into the air. You can keep the environment of your baby room healthy with the following tips;

  • Always use paint for the baby room that is VOC free
  • Complete carpeting (wall-to-wall) is not the healthiest choice for baby room
  • For bedding, use only the organic bedding. In fact, an organic mattress is very important part of everything that you purchase for your baby’s room
  • Use solid wood furniture and avoid the furniture that is made of plywood, pressed wood or others.

Provide a lot of Storage in the Baby Room

Many people take storage as one of the basic necessities during home design. Similarly, building a baby room or renovation of a baby room is also incomplete if you do not keep a separate space for storage. All the babies have a lot of stuff and every parent always need a place to store it. You cannot maintain the appearance or décor of a baby room by keeping it looking like a mess.

To work around this issue, make sure to purchase a large toy box or shelf. There are many convertible and resizing options available in the market that can be adjusted as per your needs. Moreover, you can also put some baskets in the room–colorful ones– to store toys, Lego blocks or even snacks.

 

Changing Tables and Nursing Chairs

With babies comes a lot of mess. For a baby room, it is very necessary to keep all the things close at hand. To keep all the essentials available in the time of need, a changing table comes into play. You will need a place to change your babies’ dirty clothes and for this either you may purchase a changing pad (add this on top of the baby dresser) or changing table. With the variety of options available in the market, you may also opt for a table that is convertible into toy storage or a bookcase.

Similarly, whether you build a baby room or opt for renovation, do not miss the most important part of the nursery: a comfortable nursing chair. Make your baby fall asleep, feed them, read books to them, play with them, cuddle them or even share the cry at 4 in the morning with a nursing chair. This piece of furniture helps in building a stronger bond between the baby and the parents. You may also use a glider or arm chair with arm rests to support the movement that will help in sleeping. Lastly, make sure you can reach out to all the essentials of the baby from the nursing chair while holding an infant.

picture2Conclusion

When it comes to the renovation of a baby room or building one, there are no rules to it. All you need to do is to fill the space creatively and in a way that makes your baby happy and keeps you at ease throughout the day.

Moreover, if you have a grown up child, ask them to help you out and use their creativity to build the tiny house of your little one—all while you enjoy the amazing experience and make it an awesome ride. Happy decorating!

 

References

 

http://blog.landofnod.com/honest-to-nod/2012/03/baby-steps-to-building-a-nursery.html.

https://www.landofnod.com/Design-Library/Designing-A-Nursery-In-Six-Steps

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