Posted on Mar 31, 2012 | Comments 0
There are a lot of things that parents have to consider when thinking about the nursery and baby furniture. All the parents would like to offer their child the perfect nursery, but the term ‘perfect’ means different for every parent. You just have to make sure that the room looks nice and that it is also functional.
When you are looking for the color of the walls of the nursery, you should opt for a nice, calming color. In case you don’t want the color to be linked to the gender of the child, you could go for yellow or green, or pale blue or pink to be gender related. To make sure that it will be easy to clean the walls, you could opt for satin or eggshell finish.
One of the most popular flooring is wood. The advantage is that it works with just any kind of room and it is long lasting. Carpeting is also a good idea because it is soft, and it buffers noise, so you won’t wake the little one up if you go in the room.
Children’s furniture is not only about the pieces of furniture, but also about the decorations of the room. You can be thinking about something simple, like some family photos in nice frames, or even 3D art. You could also go for a theme, such as balloons, and implement the theme with balloon art. The good thing about this theme is that it works out both for girls and boys.
In case of the bedding you should make sure that its color matches the color of the walls. If you have chosen yellow, you could get bedding in purple or lavender colors to achieve some contrast. In case you like the traditional look and you chose pink, the bedding could be brown. In case of the blue walls you could go for red or white or another shade of blue.
In case of the furniture, it is very important for it to be functional. As an example, you should be looking for beds that later could be turned into a toddler’s bed. This way you will be able to use the same piece of furniture for a longer period of time. This is a very good way to save some money on the furniture.
Another really good idea is to be looking for multipurpose furniture, like armoires and bookshelves. The good thing about these is that they can hold toys, books or even clothing.
There are a lot of companies that produce kids’ furniture and when you are looking for such items, one of the criteria that you might have is for the products to be green. There are also some companies of this kind and the advantage is that the green products are said to be safer than the products of any other kind. This way you can be sure that they don’t do any harm to the environment.
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