A game room in a house can be a room where the whole family can hang out and have fun. Creating your own game room at home would be a great award system for your kids who work so hard at school. You and your partner might even sign up for the fun too.
There are a lot of things that you can put in your game room. Here are a few suggestions to get you inspired.
Your game room is going to need lots of colors. Gaming is fun so inject color in your room in a tasteful way. Opt to choose bright and vibrant colors to give the room an exciting and energetic feel. Paint your wall apple green, yellow or light orange to give the wall a lively sun kissed theme. This room has to pop. Your wall color has to coincide with the fun that will go on into this room.
Choose furniture that are colorful too. A big sofa and several individual sitting options are a must. Remember, your family will be spending a lot of time here so get seating in. Your kids might also decide to bring their friends over so it helps if you have many of seating options. You can use big curved couches for a more intimate and cozy feel. Bean bags are a great option for individual seating. They are funky and comfortable additions to your game room.
Put in a high definition tv in your game room. The tv will be useful for the kids to play games on. By bringing one to this space, it also doubles as a movie room. You can plug in your favorite flicks and watch it with your family. Attach a reliable dvd player and good speakers to match.
Be sure to have sturdy shelves to put in your tv and other gadgets like a cd player, computer or a radio.
A game room wouldn’t be one without the games. Here are some games for you to choose from.
1. Billiard (Pool Table)
2. Miniature Golf Course/Track
3. Pinball Machine
4. Basketball Machine
5. Bowling Machine
6. Console Games: Xbox provided (such as Tennis, Dance Central, Drum Revolution, Guitar Mania, Car Racing and etc.)
8. Mini Games (like snakes and ladders, scrabble and etc.)
Choose a game that best fits your family. You can also take it to the next level and add a karaoke machine, popcorn machine, an ice cream maker, a refrigerator and lots more.
Personalize your game room and make it your family’s fun wonderland. Give your family a treat by making this room as creative looking as possible. It should have fun! fun! fun! written all over it. Indulge once in awhile in a game or two. Show your kids that they don’t have to go out to have a good time. You and your family are guaranteed to spend hours and hours playing games and spending precious time with one another in this fun wonderland.