On the hunt for basement bedroom ideas? Let’s be honest, they aren’t always the easiest of spaces to design or decorate. Basements do get a bit of a bad rap and it’s assumed that they lack natural light, have low ceilings and feel a bit… gloomy. BUT, we’ve found 10 gorgeous basement rooms that will prove that they can in fact be gorgeous, light, inviting spaces that really don’t feel like you are actually underground.
We’ve got plenty of tips you make your underground bedrooms feel bigger, taller, lighter and just all round more lovely. So just keep on scrolling to get inspired…
- Find more bedroom ideas (that can all be used in a basement) in our gallery.
1. Plan your lighting as the first step
What usually takes a basement from a glorified storage space to a lovely cozy bedroom you’d actually not be terrified to sleep in is lighting. Whether that is natural or artificial, you need to make sure there is plenty of it.
If you are lucky enough to have windows in your basement, chances are they will be positioned at the top of the room, not ideal for bringing