Turning an empty garage or room into a special space for relaxation and doing hobbies has always been a man’s dream. This room is often referred to as the man’s cave, a cheesy cliché that conjures visions of damp rooms where taste and decor are often overlooked. But designing a sanctuary in your home that fits your personality to relax and recharge is something we can all embrace. Men’s Cave is a great escape, secret, and brooding. However, does it also have to look moody and dark? I think there’s a cooler way to change it.
Introducing the modern man cave that dispels all notions that men’s caves must always be dark. With a minimalist setting, a lighter interior, and lots of color choices, you can turn a men’s cave into a worthy favorite entertainment venue. Check out the style’s take on the men’s cave concept which is inclusive enough to give you more space for yourself. Get inspired here!
Get good lighting
Often the dungeons don’t have enough light due to lack of ventilation and windows, but the key to making this man’s cave work is the lighting. So, if you spend a lot of time in this place, you should bring in as much light as possible to make it comfortable. Choose one of the cool lighting ideas that you can display in the room. Wall lamps to industrial style chandeliers, or some LED lights as the focal point of the man cave. Combine metal by using a different lamp design: a table lamp or several floor lamps. To make it look more aesthetic, add the same lampshade with a complementary style.
Modern man cave design
You don’t need to get rid of the modern impression for a modern man’s style. Make sure everything is in its own right, mix the moody and dark environment with masculine yet comfortable décor elements. Consider using a soft leather sofa with some fluffy pillows or a rustic rug. If you want a bit of a minimalist touch, use a Scandinavian sofa, coffee table and some decorative displays. An exposed brick wall might be an attractive option instead of painting it a dark color, wood floors in natural tones are welcome or place a lovely fur rug or Persian rug to warm the atmosphere.