Dressing room arrangement
Dressing room is no longer considered as an indicator of luxury, becoming the current standard of modern interior. More and more often it is chosen by owners of small apartments. Properly designed wardrobe allows to save space in other areas, significantly increasing the functionality of the entire apartment.
It is estimated that the minimum area that provides the appropriate functionality of the dressing room is 3m2. The project of wardrobe interior design is usually included in the vicinity of the bedroom and bathroom.
In small apartments we use for this purpose system wardrobe made to order, which lets us use the space to the maximum. Due to the nature of dressing room, its arrangement is possible without access to daylight, even in a windowless room. The desired effect can be achieved by using a proper artificial lighting system. Inherent element of a dressing room is the mirror, that not only provide the proper operation of light, but above all optically increases the space, while fulfilling its utilitarian function.
While the arrangement of dressing room, we should use an entire wall – assembling shelves up to the ceiling. We should choose a sliding door, that will perfectly save the space.
What we should keep in mind are the ergonomics principles of the interior and the respective dimensions of the cabinets. The minimum cabinet depth is estimated to be 60 – 70 cm. The rod should be away from the wall of at least 35 cm. Rods are mounted at a height of 160 – 180 cm. To ensure greater capacity you should also choose bars designed for shorter pieces of clothing. If you decide to install them, be sure to remain appropriate space between them. Optimum distance separating the bars is estimated to be 110 cm. Because of the danger of an overload of their central part, shelves and bars should not exceed 90 cm.
Optimum dimensions are estimated to be: height 20 – 25 cm, width 50 – 80 cm and 40 – 60 cm depth. Be sure that the room is full of shelves and drawers of different sizes, guaranteeing the implementation of their functions. An excellent alternative for them are baskets – retractable or installed on roller guides.
In the wide range of products available on the market you will find numerous accessories, such as shelves, drawers, baskets, rods, tie hooks, shoes racks, drawers interior organizers. The use of them make it easier to maintain order. To maximize space, it is very important to plan the dressing room at the early stage of drafting interior design project.
To arrange dressing room you do not need a large apartment. Indeed, the most convenient solution is to arrange a separate room. However, you can achieve the desired effect also in a small flat. The perfect solution is the proper management of recesses or the lobby – with the installation of the system wardrobe.Open modal