DIY Wood Headboard For Kids Room


Most of the kids love different colors. Moreover, kids love to play on their bed. Hence it would look good if we will put up some colorful DIY wood headboard. So you should prefer the favorite color of your child. However, if you don’t know you can take the blue color if you have a boy child and a pink color if you have a girl child.

Most importantly, you should make sure that the color of the dashboard should contrast with the color of the wall. Moreover, you have to change the curtain’s coloring with the color of the headboard. Hence, by following these steps, you can turn your child’s dull room into an exciting and colorful room within a few hours.

DIY Wood Headboard For Kids Room
DIY Wood Headboard For Kids Room

The Material You Will Need To Make A Perfect DIY Wood Headboard.

When anyone enters your room, the first thing a person notice is the headboard of the bed. Hence the headboard should be attractive, and it should fetch the attention of other people. Therefore for a perfect headboard, you need an ideal fabric. Most importantly, before buying the fabric, you should remember that the material should be easy to clean, it should be durable. And if you have kids at your home, make sure that the fabric should be stain resistant.

One more thing, you should always choose the buttons on the headboard wisely. Therefore you can either select the buttons of contrasting color or the button matching to the fabric of the headboard.

Essential Things You Should Not Miss While Making A DIY Wooden Headboard.

  • At first, you should make sure that that the piece should be straight. Therefore it will not create a problem at the end.
  • Secondly, you have to choose the height of the headboard. Therefore, if you have a small double bed, then you can use a tall headboard. Hence the tiny bed will now look a little bit big.
  • The foremost thing you have to choose wisely is fabric. Therefore, some types of material you can use to make DIY wooden headboards are, textured wave, basketweave, county check, faux, wool, flat, faux suede, faux leather, velvet, etc.
  • You should save money on applying plywood, as we always use ¾ of the plywood and it’s not cheap at all.
  • As most of the people forget, you should trim the excess fabric from the edges. As it makes the headboard look pretty and clean.
DIY Wood Headboard For Kids Room
DIY Wood Headboard For Kids Room

How To Make The DIY Wooden Headboard More Attractive.

  • Buttons used over the headboard mainly play a significant role to make the headboard look more attractive; hence the buttons should be of the proper size, which is mostly larger.
  • Moreover, you have to make sure the furniture used in the room should be in contrast with the headboard. Otherwise, the headboard will either look very dull or bright.
  • Therefore, you should take of the other elements in the room such as the color of fans, curtains, lamps, wardrobe, etc.
  • Last but not least, make sure that you should make this DIY wood headboard under the budget you have decided.
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