When I was designing a nursery for my little one, I had a very tight budget. I wanted to set up a safe nursery, but at the same time I could not afford to spend a lot. I wanted to think of a way out of this problem. Initially I was panic stricken because I had just run out of budget friendly ideas. Finally I calmed myself down and came up with a few ideas to design a budget friendly nursery. I will like to share those ideas so that you can benefit from my ideas as well.
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Setting up a budget friendly nursery
Try out my ideas and you will see that you will have a beautiful looking nursery without spending a lot.
#1 Try painting the walls:
Well buying expensive wall papers may not be the best choice for you. The good news is that you have to a way out. You should consider painting the walls of the nursery. It will be a fun activity and you will be able to rejoice the moment of decorating the nursery of your little one with your own hands.
You can even come up with more creative ideas like painting happy faces on the walls using a marker. You can even ask the relatives and friends to give you a helping hand in painting the walls and they can sign their names too on the wall too. This way as your toddler will grow up, he will be able to relate to the loved ones in a much better way.
#2 Get hold of a convertible crib:
You have to believe the fact that a convertible crib is the most practical option for a baby. You need to understand the fact that your baby will spend the maximum time in the crib. When you will opt for a convertible crib then it will grow with the baby. You will not need to buy another bed for a long time.
#3 Save up on a pricey dresser:
You do not always have to spend a lot of money on an expensive changing table. There is a way out of this problem. You can think on the lines of building some shelves on the nursery wall. You can even get hold of fabric storage bins to keep the clothes of the babies. You can buy beautiful baskets to hide the baby’s toys. You can even get the fabric totes for about $17.
4# Do not waste money on wall to wall carpeting:
You can buy a beautiful rug for the nursery and it will add the element of cushioning in the nursery as well. The rug will not cost you a lot and will add comfort to the nursery. You can even get a rug for as low as $50.
5# Select a storage ottoman:
If any guests come in the room or you need an extra seat then you can opt for a storage ottoman. You will be able to stash your stuff in the storage ottoman as well.
6# Coming up with smart ideas for wall décor:
It is fine if you cannot afford expensive frames to be hung on the wall. You just have to get hold of fun prints to hang on the wall. You can opt for a standard size fun print so that you do not need professional framing. You can easily put a fun print in a standard size ordinary frame. You can even get a fun print for as cheap as $6.
When you will try implementing these ideas then you will notice that you will be able to setup a beautiful nursery that will be as good as an expensive looking nursery. This nursery will be more valuable because it will be created by your wisdom and efforts. The best part is that when you are designing each and every element of the nursery with your own hands it will be a lot more fun. Set up a safe nursery for your little one today and you will get a sense of accomplishment at the end of the day.
I hope you enjoyed my ideas and do share your suggestions.