Once we hit retirement age we all want a peaceful environment to just relax in. All of our kids are gone and the most that we have left at home running around are our pets. However there should always be at least two bedrooms specific to your retirement home. One should be a spare bedroom for when you have visitors such as kids, grand-kids or even a friend.
The second room should be your own private room where you can find yourself at peace and enjoy some alone time. Of course what these rooms consist of is really up to the specific likes, wants and needs of the individual.
Men usually tend to want to have a work area where they can build, fix or work on their mechanical devices there are many possibilities as to create a great retirement room. Some people also prefer and find the outdoors comforting and relaxing so we will go over a few plans for that as well.
Let’s start with a study or office.
Offices tend to be quite popular simply because it’s a separate room to house all of your bills computer and business needs. You can also incorporate a library into these rooms for those of you who like to relax and read a good book. In this room you can simple have your shelves with your favorite books and a nice comfortable couch or recline to relax in. This gives the peace and comfort of a room. Some people prefer entertainment such as a nice room that houses a large television and shelves full of movies.
I’ve seen people who retire build an outside sanctuary so to speak. A porch or deck built onto the house and screened in overlooking beautiful gardens or landscapes or even views in the mountains. Complete this retirement room with a fire pit and mini refrigerator and a few of your favorite things and you therefore have a peaceful and serene place to spend your time.
There is also the guest bedroom and these bedrooms don’t have to be complicated. This provides a simple space for family, kids, grand-kids or friends to visit and have their own privacy. There are so many ideas when designing your ideal retirement room. You can also create your own house plans and build a house from scratch to your own needs and wants.