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Children’s room revamp: Updating your bunk beds

Every child and adult knows there is nothing like sharing a room with their siblings. Not only is it a form of bonding, but, it can be pretty convenient. You can almost say sharing a room is an experience every child should have. With that being said, there is nothing quite as enchanting to a child quite like bunk beds. They brighten the room, enhance the feel and save space. Plus, let’s not forget they’re quite fun to have as well. With that being said, here are some bunk bed ideas that immediately revamp the room while still giving your child the personalization it needs.

Sneaky storage

Ensure your storage makes the room feel sleek. Your bunk beds should not take over the room, it should feel as if it’s the focus, not the entire room’s appeal.

If there is one thing kids have is a whole lot of stuff. Kids love collecting items that have meaning to them, whether they are toys, school items or both. Kids are known for having a bit of a hoarding complex, which is why bringing sneaky storage to your bunk beds is always a great idea. The key is working the storage in the bed seamlessly so you get the most out of it without overcrowding the room or interrupting the decor you already have

Work with the Room

The key is working with your surroundings and making the room feel sleek at once. It’s all about having a bold fixture for that daring aspect that contrasts the room

Instead of simply bringing a bunk bed into the room, without thinking of its longevity or just how well it will blend in the room is a huge mistake. You want to work with the room’s floor space. You want to allow the room to flow seamlessly while still having the bunk beds be the staple of the space. To achieve this you need to take note of just how big your bunk beds can be without taking the up too much room.

Add a Slide

Whether you place your slide on the side of your bunk bed or in the center is up to you. The key is to make the slide feel as cohesive to the slide as possible

If you already have a bunk bed in the room and simply want to revamp it- add a slide! A slide is not only fun, but it will immediately revamp the room completely. Plus, who didn’t want to have a slide when they were a child?! Give your kids the joy of fun by bringing a slide into their personal space. Doing so will take the room to another level without having to spend too much money.

Accent Wall

Your accent wall does not need to be bold, it can be subtle. This is where a painted wall or even a pastel wallpaper can be your accent piece that makes the room have an accent. 

Just because it’s a kid’s room does not mean you can’t bring in some cult classics- accent wall. Having an accent wall is a classic all over the home decor and the kid’s room is no exception. This time you want to bring a hand-painted touch by bringing a hand-painted wallpaper or mural. Either or will make the intended statement. Make sure to work in color for a fun twist, that feels less classic and more modern.

Bring in a Theme

Your theme does not need to be obvious or over the top, it can be minimal yet aesthetically pleasing.

If your children are small enough to like themes, embrace it! Bring a theme in the room and allow it to be the main focus of the room. You want to ensure the room is cohesive throughout. Your theme should be the main focus the entire time. Having it displayed throughout is the perfect way to ensure the theme jumps out at you from the moment you want in the room. Bring a color scheme that makes sense to the wood or acrylic your bunk beds are made of.

Color Element

When in doubt, focus on one single color or work in pairs for that sleek aspect that still makes a statement.

Whether you decide to paint the entire bunk beds or you simply want to give the room a pop. Bringing a color element is the way to go. Adding a colorful element not only further personalizes the room, but it gives it a touch of modern right where you want and need it best. It’s all about braking your child feel as if their room is theirs and no one is going to change their personal comfort space. Allow them to have their favorite color felt throughout for that cohesive touch.

Creative Railing

Bring in curtain’s when you want to have a creative railing that enhances the room’s appeal

Going for a creative railing is perfect for those that want a modern feel. It’s the idea of taking the bed bunks to the next level that makes the room have that personalized touch. It’s all about personalization when it comes to bunk bed upgrades. The more personalized the better. Furthermore, paint your railing in a Chic hue to further showcase the design you weaved into it.

Don’t Be Afraid of Pattern

Allow your pattern to be the top priority in the room without overcrowding the space overall.

Although, many are afraid of pattern when it comes to a child’s bedroom that’s the last thing you want. Pattern works beautifully when displayed throughout a room. Not only does it make a statement, but it ensures the room has an intricate touch. Bring in a pattern in similar hues for a beautiful, yet cohesive display. It’s all about making the most out of the space you have and having patterns further enhance it.


Modern doesn’t mean boring it means sleek. It’s all about being welcoming and expansive to the room

When you are limited in space, it’s important to go the modern route. Reason being modern bunk beds tend to be more compact which is exactly what you want from the room overall. Furthermore, you want to ensure you still have enough room for the space to breathe. It’s all about having as much openness as possible. Doing so will create a contrasting feel to the room overall.

Reconsider your Pillows

The more patterns you have, the better. You want to showcase your nice pillows as the main focus in order to see how cohesive the room will appear.

Having pillows is a given; however, the key is working with pillows that add to the room. Sure, you will want to have pillows that are staples to the room. However, your accent pillows should make a statement and a daring one at that. It’s all about working with what you have and going bold, overall. Keep them on the bed for a beautiful display just make sure your colors are felt throughout.

How do you plan on revamping your child’s bedroom? Share with us below.


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