The cost of children's from the core
can be incredibly
expensive. For this reason, many parents have resorted to recycling, up
and repurposing items to create do-it-yourself home improvement
their children. One way to create a theme bedroom that fits within a
can be done in a weekend is to create a garden bedroom for children.
Here are a
few ideas to get started.
essence of a garden bedroom scene
for children is the paint job. A great way to create a garden bedroom
atmosphere is to paint the garden onto the wall. Start off with a
sky base. When the base is completed and dried, allow the children to
their own flowers and grass along the baseboard and borders of the
will allow the children to be part of the do-it-yourself project while
up some time for the parents to do other aspects of the project that
more dangerous for the children to assist with.
Repurposing Wooden Fencing
An element that has been used in
several garden bedroom
designs for children and do-it-yourself projects for children are
wooden fencing. In fact, there are several design concepts that utilize
picket fence gate as a headboard for twin size and full-size beds. The
picket fencing can also be used around the room as an attachment to the
This will offer a dimensional look to the garden bedroom and allow the
children's flowers to peek through like they would with a regular
that any wooden fencing that is repurposed for this project should be
down for rough edges and points. In fact, if the fencing has pointed
that should be rounded off to prevent injury.
A lot of homeowners and renters may
have artificial flowers
that they have been wanting to find another use for or get rid of all
These artificial flowers can be used in the children's garden bedroom
The flowers can be laced through the fencing or attached throughout the
various items. One way that families have utilized artificial flowers
creating a flowered ceiling. By interlacing artificial flowers with
branches, that have been cleaned of course, a canopy type atmosphere
created in the garden bedroom.
Reusing colored lights from various
holidays can be useful
in a garden bedroom do-it-yourself project. White lights, blue, and
lights can be used throughout the room to get a night light look, an
canopy look and to offer a similar look of lightning bugs throughout
This is an easy addition to the do-it-yourself renter and can be easily
if a problem arises. Remember to leave the plug for the lights at a
level so that they can be plugged in easily but can also be unplugged
after children go to sleep.