Because the first space of your outside of the parents’ house, having a dorm room can at first appear like endless freedom. By the second year of dorm living, nevertheless, it may look like an impossibly smaller, featureless space to spend so much of your time in.
There are ways to make more of your space and make it feel like home.
Here are some ideas for decorating your dorm room:
· Make the most of your space
A good organization effort always starts with a thorough cleaning. If you will be moving into space for the first time, make sure you optimize your space before unpacking. If this is a space you’re already living in, take the time to thoroughly clean it before you start decorating. Get rid of things that are no longer useful or that you no longer like. Organize things by type, and create a pile for things you might need in another season but don’t need right now. You’ll put that pile in storage.
Next comes the fun part: you get to go shopping. Buy closet, under-bed, hanging, and wall storage organizers. Install the organizers and put things away by type, necessity, and beauty. Some things you’ll choose to preserve near for the reason that you may need them or they may be good to appear at, but some items will naturally go in the bottom with the closet.
An additional approach to optimize your space is to rearrange your furniture. In some cases, this …Read More