Jami @ An Oregon Cottage
Jami @ An Oregon Cottage
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5 Tips For Transitioning a Kid Room to a Teen Room


There comes a time in every child's life when they outgrow the little kid room you always thought was so cute. When our kids reached this milestone, however, we did not have a budget that allowed them to just pick out all their favorite things from a PB Teen catalog.
5 tips for transitioning a kid room to a teen room, bedroom ideas
But by using simple DIY projects, organizing, and buying some key items, we were able to upgrade them into affordable young adult rooms, spending just about $150-$200 each (and that included new flooring!).
5 tips for transitioning a kid room to a teen room, bedroom ideas
Here are 5 tips we used to make it easier:
1. Consult with your teen...or not.
2. Clean out the clutter.
5 tips for transitioning a kid room to a teen room, bedroom ideas
3. Eliminate what isn't working in the room.
4. Freshen with paint.
5 tips for transitioning a kid room to a teen room, bedroom ideas
5. Provide some "grown up" accessories.
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Jami @ An Oregon Cottage

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  • 3po3
    on Nov 9, 2012

    @Mel Lea-Wood, I know. I already can't believe how fast the first 2 1/2 years have gone by.

  • AnnMarie
    on Nov 22, 2012

    What a great room!

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