How to Make Your House Magical for Kids

Making your home a happy place to play will develop your children’s mental and physical wellbeing.

Plus, thinking up new ways to stoke their imagination is enjoyable for us grown-ups, too.

From fort building to fairy doors, check out these clever ways of making your home a magical place for kids to grow up in. Read on for more!

Play on a rug

A colorful, graphic play rug will not only protect floors but, spark plenty of imaginary fun.

Road and city map rugs are classic but why not try something more original like a bird’s-eye farm scene or this funky beach house mat, which is three dimensional for more tactile fun.

Blast into space

Kids are usually into a theme so if you’ve got the budget why not turn their bedroom or playroom into their own personal fantasy world?

This intergalactic bedroom has been made a masterpiece thanks to the impressive rocket shaped armchair.

It has a light and sound system controlled by a mobile app to play a choice of music, light effects, and sleep time. And, the four engines are storage compartments.

Encourage green fingers

Build a bivouac or wigwam with leaning garden poles wrapped in ivy. Or, better still a sweet-pea climber frame-turned-tepee makes a fun DIY project to involve children with.

The plants grow at an astonishing rate and they can watch it transform into a beautiful living canopy perfect for hiding in.

Hang up a swing

If you can’t swing outdoors, then the only solution is to swing indoors, obviously! This stylish wood and canvas baby swing converts into a toddler swing and is also suitable for the garden.

Be sure to comply with manufacturer’s instructions for ceiling installation and weight restrictions.

Light the sky

Be creative with light. A soft glowing room will soothe children when quiet time is needed. Reach for the sky with motif moon and clouds style wall lights, and twinkling planets; cosmic dreams are sure to follow.

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