10 Tips to Create and Decorate a Fun Playroom at Home for the Kids
Every family needs and wants to reside in a safe and pleasant dwelling. All parents want their children to be secure and happy inside their home. These desires drive the heads of the family to dream of giving the whole team not just a sleeping place but a leisure zone too!
A playroom for the teenyboppers is one of the aspirations of many parents, especially the first-time moms and dads! It is the specific room at home where the little ones can stay and have fun in, where their toys are organized (or not), where their parents can leave them for a second sometimes. There are tons of advantages of playrooms at home, so many parents nowadays do their best to have one installed inside their house.
One of the loveliest things about personalized playrooms is the process of crafting them. Parents take delight in building and designing their kids' play area with their own care and creativity. Making it a different world inside the abode is surely fun. Customizing it with a shower of their love is priceless! Yes, it's the parents who enjoy first for the children to enjoy after!
Now, if you are looking for ideas on how to make this kiddiewinks' special hub indeed a wonderful place at home, you are on the right piece. Below are 10 tips that will help you create and decorate a fun playroom at home for the kids. Take note, and share them with fellow parents and guardians too!
1 - LET THE KIDS CHOOSE A THEME.
Limitless are the possibilities when it comes to fancifying the youngsters' play den. Parents will certainly be very excited, more thrilled, than the kids who probably don't know a lot yet! Nonetheless, do not skip the part where you should ask the cubs what they want for their own playroom; of course, that is if they already can express their ideas on their own.
Let the kids choose a theme of their liking. Princess castles, doll worlds, floral motifs and rainbow concepts are often loved by the girlies. Cars and trucks, animal kingdom, ball games and robots are adored by the boys. If possible, know what your nippers like as a main theme for their playroom, then incorporate your own visualizations with the help of your new home builders. It's really going to be energizing to look forward to what the playroom design will magnificently become!
2 - USE BRIGHT, PASTEL AND/OR NEUTRAL COLORS.
Color is one of the crucial elements that differentiate youngness and oldness. As for the kids' tender age, their play site has to be an exhibition of their pureness, innocence and untainted joyousness. Use the power of colors to carry that through.
Using bright colors is a chief key for a room to look and feel light, cozy and illuminating. Pastel colors are also very nice; they are pretty and fitting to exude the youthful vibe. They can be very colorful but not hurtful to the sight. If you want the sprightly aesthetic or minimalist feel for your kids' playroom, pastel is a yes!
Neutral colors are also among the top options. Play with patterns, prints and plains using these, and see the pale turn posh!
3 - PLACE CUTE SHELVES AND TOY BOXES.
An item used for organizing and an object used for ornamenting don't always have to be two different things. How about toy boxes and shelves that look so adorable and artistic? Sounds cool!
You can find a lot of these cute playroom furniture and cases in home decor shops and kids' essentials stores. Let your new home builder help you in properly setting them up.
4 - INCORPORATE PERSONALIZED NAME BLOCKS OR WALL STICK-ONS.
Bring the personalization to a whole new level with the use of name blocks or wall stick-ons that spell the names of your kiddos. These go in various colors, fonts and sizes. You can attach them on walls, set them on top of a wooden table or make them stand on the floor if they are big.
5 - PUT A SMALL TABLE FOR ART ACTIVITIES.
Remember that as much as playing is important for the laddies, learning also is! Grace the playroom in such a way that it will encourage them to explore and be educated. Put a small table for their art activities and handwriting practices. Beside or under it are the arts and crafts materials that they can use anytime.
6 - BUILD A TINY PLAYHOUSE.
Are you familiar with the doll houses that little girls carry and play with? Make those playhouses come to life for them by building a human-sized playhouse inside their playroom! You can fashion it using huge cardboards, cartons and boxes, so it can be safe for kids. It can be just tiny like these cute teenyboppers!
7 - PLACE BOARDGAMES.
There are a number of toys that your kids love and will love as they begin to enjoy playing while growing up. The world has become modernized for a long time already, so the lifestyles and preferences of generations today are shifting too, even in terms of the toys and games kids play. To preserve the timeless amusements that don't have screens, keypads and wires, place board games in the playroom. Doing so is a smart way to discipline kids' gadget usage and screen time, so they enjoy childhood to the fullest for the realest.
8 - SITUATE A KID-FRIENDLY TRASH CAN.
Cleanliness makes the playroom safe and agreeable. Situate a kid-friendly trash can, and teach the youngsters to throw their litter properly.
9 - SEAL THE FLOOR WITH EASY-TO-CLEAN CARPETS AND COVERS.
The little chicks are still learning, discovering and wandering. You should be prepared for "vandalized" walls and *drum rolls* floors! Floors are easier to reach for them obviously. To lessen the hassle for yourself and to give them freedom, seal the floor with easy-to-clean carpets and covers. In that way, you won't have recurring headaches at the sight of scribbles made on the floor by your kiddies.
10 - INSTALL A SLEEPING SPACE.
It's tiring to play enthusiastically, crawl, walk, run, jump and roll here and there. In the playroom, install a sleeping space for the babies too! In case they get exhausted or if their eyes start to slowly close, you can just let them take a nap in the playroom. It's so convenient and comfortable!
ZONE FOR FUN
It is absolutely a gleeful pursuit to splash sparkles and vibrancy to your home through having a playroom built for kids and, if you want, for kids at heart! When they become grownups, they will be able to look back to precious memories held inside their childhood playrooms.
Decorate playrooms with the magic of love, joy and hopeful dreams for your little ones! Your heart will be embraced with warmth as you see them all smiles in the playroom you have constructed with just them in mind.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Nicole Ann Pore is a writer, an events host and a voice over artist. Quality and well-researched writing is her worthwhile avenue to enlighten and delight others about things that matter. She is a daytime writer for Horizon Homes, a boutique home building and designing company in Australia. Nicole graduated Cum Laude from De La Salle University Manila, Philippines with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Arts.