Surfer Loft Makeover

A beach lover's loft is transformed into a tropical-inspired space for less than $500.

Bamboo Wainscoting

Louvered Wall Divider/Shelf–$20
A set of salvaged louvered doors are transformed into a divider/shelf to help conceal some of the homeowner's excess storage.

Bamboo Wainscoting–$57
In keeping with the beach theme a six-foot tall bamboo divider is cut in half and fastened to the wall side-by-side to create wainscoting.

  • bamboo room divider: IKEA - style: Hultet Natural Bamboo
  • bamboo rods: Pier 1 Imports - style: Bamboo Bundle

Plants and Paper Lantern–$60
Two palm trees are placed against the bamboo wainscot wall and a paper lantern is hung above. According to the fundamentals of feng shui, flowering plants or bamboo should be placed along an east wall where the sun rises - this will bring the homeowners happiness and well-being.

  • palm trees: The Home Depot
  • paper lantern: IKEA

Advertisement will not be printed