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When it comes to modern bedroom layouts, placement is everything. The latest trend, and also the one that offers the most amount of flow, is to arrange all the pieces — the bed, nightstand, dresser, and vanity — in a way that all the furniture pieces create an attractive presentation when viewed from each angle in the room. This gives it all a museum-like quality, yet it should also be comfortable.
In this article, we’re going to cover several major tips, including the oft-asked question of “Where should a bed be placed in a bedroom?” So, get ready to totally rethink how you go about arranging the various pieces in your bedroom — and that all starts with the bed.
The Bed: It’s What it a Bedroom, Right?
Bed placement is the first thing you’ll want to consider when rearranging your bedroom (or arranging it for the first time). The bed is the single largest piece of furniture within a bedroom. Therefore, it holds both visual weights and it takes up quite a bit of floor space.
Typically, a king- or queen-size bed will be placed with the headboard on the wall opposite the door to the bedroom. But, depending on your floorpan and the amount of space you have, you do have some leeway in terms of bed placement (more on that later). In fact, placing the headboard against the door-facing wall has become such a standard layout concept that it’s even listed in the Dummies guide to bedroom furniture arrangement.
With all the possibilities to consider, it may be better to cover the “don’ts” of bed placement before we get into some modern bed placement concepts. The “don’ts” include:
- Never place a bed where it obstructs a walkway or door
- Beds should not be placed next to
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