Don't Forget These: 7 Not-So-Obvious Things You Need To Add To Your Bedroom!

When you are decorating your bedroom for the first time, it can be an exciting time. Putting your own stamp on your sleeping quarters is a great idea. However, for a lot of people, they concentrate on getting a bed and a wardrobe for their new bedroom. But there are some other things you need to add to your bedroom that you might not have thought of before. However, if you add them to your room, you will be happy you did! Therefore, here are seven not-so-obvious things you need to add to your bedroom.

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A dressing table

If you are not lucky enough to have an extra dressing room in your home, it’s worth considering adding a small dressing table with a stool to your bedroom. After all, you can use this to ensure you look fabulous in the morning. And it can make a beautiful accessory for your sleeping quarters. In fact, it can add some vintage glam to your bedroom if you go for an old-school wooden one. You should choose one with draws and then you can hide all your essential items in there. That way, they don’t end up being situated all over your dressing table!


It’s always good to have a read of a novel before bed. After all, it can help you to drift off to sleep at night. But rather than opting for putting your latest book on the floor, you should go for some bookshelves which you can add to the wall. These are a fun addition to your bedroom and will add character. You can go for a particular style such as a cube design to ensure your books are truly on display. And it means you have easy access when you need to find a novel to read before bed!

A wall mount for your iPad

A lot of us are using our tablets in bed. For one thing, we use it to check our emails and our social media. And also, we use it to watch all the latest videos and movies. However, if you want to make it easier to view things on your iPad, you should consider adding a wall mount for your tablet in the bedroom. That way, you can watch videos on your tablet without having to hold it in front of your nose. And they don’t take up too much room in your bedroom. However, it gives you room a modern touch and will be perfect for when you have company in your room. You could also buy a projector that you can use in your bedroom. That way, you can watch movies from your tablet while in the comfort of your cosy bed!

A mattress topper

When we get a new house, we will spend a high proportion of the time hunting down a mattress for the bedroom. After all, we want something which will ensure we have plenty of good sleep in our new haunts. However, as much as your mattress can ensure you stay comfy, sometimes you need some extra comfort to get a good night’s sleep. Therefore, you should consider getting a topper which will add a touch of bliss to your bedtime. And it can ensure you stay away from back and neck issues after a night’s sleep. Make sure you try different ones out before you buy one for your new bed. You can find some more help in this article about choosing a mattress topper.

A smart ceiling fan

It’s so important that your body stays the right temperature in your bedroom. After all, you don’t want to be waking up in the night as you are too hot or cold. And while the heating can be useful, it doesn’t offer you a quick solution in the night if you are feeling a bit hot. One thing you could consider getting is a ceiling fan. After all, you can switch this on in the middle of the night to ensure you can reduce your body temperature and get back to sleep. And rather than getting a traditional ceiling fan, you should consider going for a smart home fan. With this one, you can adjust the speed, the sleep mode, and set a timer. That way, you can turn the fan on in the middle of the night and set it so that it goes off after half hour. After all, you don’t want to end up waking up after a few hours with the fan on to be freezing cold. Therefore, it’s worth looking into one of these to keep your body at the right temperature.

A mini fridge

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night really thirsty? For a lot of people, it can be a regular occurrence. And it can be painful to have to go downstairs to get a drink from the fridge. Therefore, to make your life easier, you should consider adding a mini fridge to your bedroom. That way, if you do wake up in the middle of the night, you can just go to the other side of the room to quench your thirst. You could put bottles of water in there so that you can just get one without having to head downstairs. And a mini fridge will also come in useful if you have company. You can put a couple of cans in there and then get them out to enjoy with a friend!

A desk

If you are not lucky enough to have a study, it’s a good idea to add a desk to your bedroom. After all, it can be a great place to do work you need to complete at home. And it will give you somewhere that you can use your laptop or desktop safely. As we said before, having a desk in your bedroom can also stop you getting distracted. After all, if you do work in your kitchen or living room, you might procrastinate! For example, you might decide to watch a bit of television instead. Therefore, working in your bedroom will stop this happening.

And remember to choose a fun theme for your bedroom to make sure it stands out from the rest of your home. For example, you might want to go vintage and add glam extras such as a chandelier!

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