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Game Room Decorating Ideas

Game Room Decorating Ideas

The days when games were played in solitary confines of our basement are long gone. Game rooms form an integral part of our homes and are a great way to relieve stress. To give your game room a leisurely feel, it is important you design the room well. The following lines will throw light on some game room decorating ideas.
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A game room is meant to provide a relaxed environment to the individual or family using it. Since it is essentially meant for unwinding, the choice of colors and the interiors used, shouldn't be too formal. It must be convenient for everyone to use, hence it is of utmost importance that you give it a spacious feel. A congested room makes it look shabby and takes away the leisurely feel.

The size of a game room determines the way you can implement decorative ideas. For bigger rooms, you can have a pool table with a mini fridge and a jukebox, to keep you swaying. As the juke box gives a retro feel to your room, you can add to it by adding a supplement of neon lights. 
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Modern Game Room
Modern Game Room
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Game Room in House
The furniture you use, makes a huge difference in the overall appearance of the room. In accordance with the size of the room, you could choose a sofa with leather furnishings and also have a few chairs in the corners. A great way to enjoy a big game or movie with friends is to install a projector. It does not even occupy much space. For relatively smaller rooms, you can use foosball tables to keep yourself entertained.
To succumb to the lethargic moments in life, you could do with a cozy little bean bag chair which also comes in handy when you return from a hectic work schedule or a tiring game. For people who love video games, a plush leather recliner serves the purpose. Remember, lazing on a comfortable chair and sipping sodas while beating the crap out of your opponent is a blissful feeling. It is a wise idea to have a small little table to keep your snacks and sodas during gaming sessions and screenings.

You can also use a whole range of accessories to make the place visually pleasing. Most of us have loved to roll the dice on board games during our childhood. You can use a number of medium-sized dice and glue them together to form various shapes that can adorn the walls of your rooms. An array of spots on these dice look beautiful when supplemented with lighting from fixtures in different angels. For people with a bent towards creativity, you can also make a collage of your favorite sport that can be changed regularly.

Apart from the above decorating ideas, sportsmen can use the jerseys or colors of their favorite teams to enhance the look of the game room. If you decide to fix a dart board, see to it that it is fixed on a wall with a padded material in the background. Doors are opened unawares, hence it is important to avoid fixing dart boards on doors. The last thing you'd want to hit is a live target!
A well decorated game room is essential to create a relaxed ambiance. Your primary focus while decorating should remain comfort. A comfortable room is visually appealing and goes a long way in letting family and friends unwind.