Asked by: Clifford Castiglioni
asked in category: General Last Updated: 29th May, 2020

Can a master bedroom be in the basement?

A: Master bedrooms are not typically found in the basement. However, in this case you might end up having an advantage when you go to sell. With a master on the main floor as well as adding a wonderful master in the lower level you will open options to types of buyers.

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Accordingly, is it OK to have a bedroom in the basement?

To begin, not all basement rooms need a legal egress window, but certainly no basement bedrooms will be allowed without one. Today, any bedroom-sized room with a closet is considered a bedroom, no matter what the blueprint says. As for size requirements, expect to need a window with an opening of 5.7 square feet.

One may also ask, how can I make my basement more inviting? So here are few simple tips to make the most of your basement.

Don't just paint everything white!

  1. Yes, Use White—But Use it Inventively.
  2. Let Accent Walls Be Your Friend.
  3. Hang Big, Yes BIG, Art.
  4. Keep Tiny Rooms Intimate and Cozy.
  5. Use the Entire Height of a Wall to Your Advantage.

Also asked, how do I turn my basement into a bedroom?

Follow the simple steps to convert your basement into a bedroom.

  1. Step 1 - Build the Walls. In order to convert this space into a bedroom, start by framing the walls.
  2. Step 2 - Paint the Walls.
  3. Step 3 - Install the Ceiling.
  4. Step 4 - Lighting.
  5. Step 5 - Flooring.
  6. Step 6 - Furnish.

How can I decorate my master bedroom?

How to Decorate a Master Bedroom

  1. Add plant life. View in gallery.
  2. Consider the Rule of Threes. View in gallery.
  3. Have an easily accessible night light. View in gallery.
  4. Get creative with your headboard. View in gallery.
  5. Mimic, but not necessarily match, nightstands.
  6. Let your ceiling stand out.
  7. Place a flat surface at the foot of your bed.
  8. Involve a mirror.

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