If … We can create in a very small area a child’s room convenient and friendly, with a fixed bed and a functional office. Here 12 Demonstration and facilities.
Know it: our kids do not measure their level of satisfaction with the size of the room but with the orderly and playful composition of each corner. Choice and location of furniture, custom and / or retractable furniture and storage tricks transform an extra space into a unique place in which they will grow, dream and have fun.
I have selected for you several typical apartment or house configurations to make your Chinese puzzle an inspiring exercise!
Follow the guide.
1. The all-in-one handset that operates the height in the child’s room
If the size of the room allows it, perch the bed in height , accessible by a ladder or as, in this example, via a staircase. Your child will love to go to bed! Underneath, the desk is integrated, and all around, storage shelves.
Tip: Offer tailor-made, sometimes less expensive than a furniture assembly and have the interior of some steps alcoves.
Another example of the same handset with an optimized staircase. Earning precious square meters means investing all types of volumes present. In this room, the bed, the desk and a storage column sit on a single wall. The steps to climb on the bed are actually made up of two cabinets a different size door and a storage box .
Tip: Under the bed, to the right of the desk, a shelf offers additional storage and built-in.
2. Take advantage of the length of the room to optimize your child’s room
The room is rectangular? Let us transform this constraint into an opportunity. The set bed, cupboard and desk, made to measure , literally fits into the bottom of the room and rebalances the volumes. Young and old will appreciate the space left vacant to play!
Tip: The double bed allows to integrate a vast dressing under, closed by two sliding doors to put clothes and shoes in the shelter of the glances.
3. A closet converted into a bed in your child’s room
In a narrow, corridor-like chamber , difficult to dispose of furniture while maintaining a play space … The principle here is to use this configuration to integrate a bed into the wall, often by transforming an old closet. This atypical night area ensures a change of scenery that makes you forget the configuration of the room.
Tip: If possible, change the opening direction of the entrance door to gain still a few square centimeters.
4. An office between two closets in the child’s room
Even in a cramped room, an office worthy of the name finds its place. Here, a tray was fixed to the wall between two closets.
5. Storage in children’s room: optimize!
Esprit wood house very successful in this room narrow and yet convivial. The choice of wood brings a touch of “nature” comforting, reinforced by the floor arranged in a modular space of additional sleeping or a hut. Under the bed and in the wall, storage for toys, clothes and decorative objects.
6. Platform with storage + retractable furniture: the right combo in the child’s room
Not the place to set up an office? Think of the retractable furniture. The bed placed on a stage sets the scene without the need for ceiling height. Under the bed, drawers optimize the use of square meters. A retractable tablet acts as an ephemeral or permanent office according to the usages.
Another example is to test when the size of the part or its configuration does not allow drawers. The main advantage of this solution is the optimal use of the space left vacant under the bed. This arrangement is also useful for storing any bulky material, here skateboards, a guitar …
7. Take advantage of the sub-slopes for your child’s room
Under the attic , the sub-slopes of a room offer spaces easy to arrange. When the height permits, install a desk, if possible tailor-made, to maximize the use of all available square centimeters.
Good to know: The sub-slopes, corner and recesses easily accommodate dressing rooms.
Where crawlers are lowest, a carpenter or skilled handyman can lay a wooden board to create a bench. Below, some large storage drawers give space to live.
8. Use two sides of the wall to fit the children’s room
From a certain age, the play on the ground with many bulky objects excite less the children. They have only one desire: to isolate themselves in a functional room and have everything at hand! Here is an interesting example with tailor-made storage on a whole wall. The wall opposite has a desk and storage boxes.
Tip: Creating an alcove for a library shelf paces the configuration while length.
9. Smart storage in the child’s room
Here, no place lost. Two bookshelves frame the door to the ceiling. In one of them, a large, easy-to-access large toy bin was hidden.
11. Children’s room under bed-mezzanine in the room
A great classic that is timeless and appealing to small children and teenagers alike. In this example, the bed-mezzanine and desk set fits around a window for a great access to natural light!
12. Optimizing the headboard in the child’s room
In a narrow room, use the height of the wall above the bed for storage boxes (as is the case here) or shelves. Having left vacant space above the pillows brings a welcome breathing to this layout.