The Modern Bedroom

The bedroom is much more than a room for the bed — it can be a sanctuary, a place to rest, rejuvenate and restore. The bedroom can be a mini-retreat from the outside world.

Foundations for a Calming Bedroom Design

Neutral colors and minimalism allow the eyes and mind to rest. Deep shades of blue and green also have a calming effect. Bold colors can be energizing and fun, but in the bedroom they tend to draw our attention outward.

Fresh air, nature and thoughtful lighting round out the bedroom experience. Indirect lighting has a calming effect. Harsh direct lighting is to be avoided. Choose plants that you enjoy, and bring in fresh air.

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