Slanted ceiling becomes difficult space in the home to work with. No surprising if many of us confused to decide the decoration when it includes sloped walls. Not to mention the decoration of a room which the location is in the attic. Thinking about the difficulty of the space, there are numerous homes and apartment where the occupants need to face the slanted ceiling every day. Decorating slanted ceiling bedroom perhaps is not an easy thing to do but it can be as interesting as customizing the bedroom with common ceiling. They key to decorate bedroom with slanted ceiling actually is how you work the ceiling and benefit this different contours.
Camouflage the long room dimension
Many slanted space like attic take the length of the house so that its dimension appears to be long and narrow. To overcome this special dimension, you can paint the shorter wall with darker or brighter colour compared with the long walls. Placing the bed with sturdy headboard opposed to the bed will create the similar effect. If the room is too spacious, the bed can be placed at an angle which offers an effect to disperse the long rectangle space. Another idea that you can try is dividing the bedroom into sleeping area and sitting area by inserting the partition between those areas.
Balance the low light
The space with slanted ceiling commonly does not receive enough sunlight. Thus, avoid dark colours such as dark brown, navy blue, or maroon since it makes this narrow bedroom even seems depressing. Meanwhile, using the light colours such as white, ivory, or cream often will look dull when applied in the space with low lighting. You can choose mid-tone painting which looks light to this space. Even many people do not think about it but using two tones will provide interesting look to the small space with include slanted walls. You also can paint the wall using neutral colour black or chocolate brown as the accent.
Optimize the windows and skylights
If the attic comes with large window, you can place the bed against the window so that you can see stunning view of the outdoor when you wake up. Besides, you can place the bed beneath the skylight so you can get a feeling to sleep under the stars in the night. A wide window also offers a perfect place to create sitting area. You also can place the upholstered chair in that space with small table and reading lamp which support the space to be used for reading. However, a smaller window can be transformed into desk area or window seat.