Teen Boy Bedroom Decorating Ideas

Teen boys need a space of their own to relax, hang out with friends and get lots of sleep. Check out these photos of teen boy bedrooms to get ideas on decorating your son's room.

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October 31, 2019

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Modern Kids Bedroom with Black and White Wallpaper

A bold color palette and modern bunk bed combine to create a fun and creative kids space. Modern wallpaper features an arrow motif, while a bold blue rug adds softness for floor play.

Boys Room with Bunks

Built in bunks feature little windows, adding natural light to each bunk space. By adding a wing wall to support the bunks, a desk ledge area was created to act as a good drop zone for charging devices. The bold chartreuse green is pulled out of the rug and onto the doors and windows in the room!

Contemporary Boys Room With Green Accent Wall

All it takes is one green accent wall and boom! This boys' bedroom is ready for fun. Lamps: Lillian August; nightstands: RH; bedding: Serena & Lily; roman shade: Lulu DK; sconces: Schoolhouse Electric

Teen Bedroom With Bold Braille Wall Flats

The minimalist design of this modern bedroom is the perfect setting for the bold, blue Braille wall installation. A sphere chair and sleek work station make this a cool place to hang out for a teen boy.

Watery Bunk Room with Turquoise Rope Ladders and Wavy Wallpaper

Wavy wallpaper and aqua and navy linens make this bunk room an underwater adventure. A site-built platform supports the lower queen mattress and X-long twin above. The turquoise rope is perfect for the rope ladder and the wallpaper is such a beautiful blue and fits the theme perfectly.

Transitional Boy's Room With Bunk Beds

The bunk beds in this boy's bedroom were custom-designed. Stairs on one side give easy access to the upper bunk and are visually balanced out by the bookshelf on the other side. The top bunk's railing looks delicate, but is plenty sturdy to keep kids safe.

Gadget-Friendly Bedroom

Designer Candice Olson designed this hip bedroom for a gadget-loving teen. Not only is this a cool bedroom, but also a fun place to hang out with friends.

Shared Boys' Green Transitional Bedroom With Globe Light

This shared boys’ transitional bedroom may lack in space, but there are no sacrifices in style thanks to smart planning, careful layering of colors and textures, and lots of whimsical elements like the hanging hammock chair, globe pendant light and resin antlers, this is a room kids can grow with.

Tween Bedroom With Bull's Eye Focal Wall

The most impactful design elements in this tween bedroom are the graphic, modern bull's-eyes painted on the focal wall. Hand-painted by family friend and painter Lou Kregel, each bull's-eye has five accent colors. From the outside in, the C2 Paints are: "Chamomile" C2-153, "Larkspur" C2-313, "Solo" C2-128, "Calypso" C2-089 and "Hydrangea" C2-315.

Totally Vintage

This tween boy's bedroom is accented with classic accessories such as a map and globe. The midcentury modern dresser is a timeless piece he won't outgrow.

Cool Boy Digs

An easy way to instill a love of art into your children's lives: frame their artwork for display in their room and mix it in with pieces from favorite artists.

Southwestern Accents

Shades of gray and a russet accent wall create a masculine boy's bedroom that is suitable for a tween.

Music Inspired

This fun teen bedroom features a reclaimed wood bed draped in a Union Jack flag comforter and an acoustic guitar hanging above the headboard. A modern gray sofa is positioned in front of the wall-to-wall chalkboard, while floating shelves display favorite records.

Music-Inspired Teen Bedroom With Built-In Underbed Shelving

This teen bedroom features all-over music memorabilia, including a hanging acoustic guitar and bedside vintage record player. A Union Jack comforter is draped over the reclaimed wood bed, while built-in underbed shelving provides the perfect spot for displaying books.

Masculine Navy and White Bedroom

Even though the bedroom walls are a deep navy color, there's plenty of light throughout the space. White bubble pendant lights, bed linens and crown molding in the tray ceiling help to balance the dark walls. To bring a masculine look the space, menswear pattern was incorporated into the bedding and furniture.

Boy's Room Comes to Life With Ombre Lacquer Wall Finish

Designed for the young man of the house, Karter's Krash Pad at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015 is brought to life with a vertical ombre lacquer wall finish by Willem Racke inspired by rock formations along the Pacific coast. Designer Susan Lind Chastain selected a Jean Paul Gaultier fabric with crushed car metal design for daybed pillows to add to the hip youthfulness of the space.

Boy's Bedroom Features Playful, Quirky Style

An array of fun, quirky accessories adorns a midcentury modern desk in this boy's bedroom. The fun doesn't stop there — colorful skateboards are mounted in a row above the bed, creating an unexpected and eye-catching form of artwork.

Neutral Contemporary Boy's Bedroom With California Flag

The accent wall in this cool boy's bedroom shows off detailed wood grain, becoming a dynamic neutral backdrop for colorful art. Throughout the rest of the room, gray, black and white offsets rainbow pops in a display that feel bright and energetic and thoroughly masculine.

Modern Masculine Bedroom With Black Ceiling, Uncovered Window and Textured Rug

An uncovered window featuring a block design lets natural light flood into the simple and stylish modern design of this bedroom. A painted ceiling adds depth to the room above light gray walls and hardwood flooring. A piece of driftwood and a white rug add a range of texture to the room while a lone painting adds color.

Color Popping Accessories in Teen Boy Room

Pops of yellow and blue stand out against the dark walls in this teen boy room. The dark walls are also offset by the horizontal stripes on the bed linens and carpet.

Teen Boy's Bedroom With Study Nook

Nestled in the middle of built-in bookshelves, a desk with a three-drawer cabinet is the perfect study nook in this teen boy's bedroom. The cubed shelves provide ample storage space for books and treasured possessions.

Striped Bedroom For a Teen Boy

The bold striped wallpaper and patterned desk play important roll in giving this teen boy's room a classic yet unique vibe. The blue bedding and trunk and green area rug add some welcome color.

White Contemporary Kid's Room With Dual-Purpose Window Seat

A custom window seat doubles as a daybed and provides extra storage with built-in bookshelves in this sophisticated kid's room, found in HGTV Smart Home 2014. A queen-sized bed rests against a striped wall of wood panels painted various colors found throughout the room. The dark wood dresser and TV are nestled in an alcove to provide more space in the room.

Neutral Transitional Bedroom With Custom Window Seat

A custom-built window seat provides extra storage and style in the kid's bedroom in the HGTV Smart Home 2014. "The idea behind the daybed was to have more space for friends to hangout," says interior designer Linda Woodrum.

Modern Teen's Bedroom Features Kelly Green Accents

A bold kelly green desk chair and accessories really pop against the crisp white walls in this modern teen's room. On one side of the room, two Roman shades feature a black and white print of Elvis repeated three times on each shade. The spacious, modern desk on the adjacent wall is the perfect workspace for afternoon homework.

Hip, Masculine Teen Bedroom With Open Shelving

Bold prints and modern furniture make this masculine teen bedroom feel hip and edgy. Open shelves display graphic books and albums, creating a powerful visual effect while providing functional storage space.

Rustic Teen Bedroom With Antique Tennis Racquet Artwork & Plaid Linens

Forget plain old paintings and sketches -- the art in this teen's room is a unique combination of antique tennis racquets and an oversized metal initial. Rustic plaid linens are complemented with contemporary-inspired -- and matching -- striped pillow, throw blanket and window treatments. Antique record boxes serve as a storage space-packed bedside table.

Kid's Bedroom With Retro Sports Art and Industrial Chest

A kid's — or teen's — room doesn't have to be designed with a typical pink or blue color scheme. This neutral-hued room still feels fun and youthful with the addition of retro-inspired sports art. Plaid linens lend a rustic and comfortable air.

Teenage Boy's Eclectic Bedroom

In the homeowners' teenage son's bedroom, designers mixed sports paraphernalia with colorful wall art to create a fun, energetic space that is perfect for his personality.

Built-In Desk in Boys' Bedroom

In one corner of the back wall of the homeowners' son's bedroom, designers installed a built-in desk, giving the room's occupant a space to work and create. Decorated with fun, anime art, posters from his favorite band, his favorite books and sports trophies and a small file cabinet for storage, this desk space is the perfect place for a teenage boy.

Chalkboard Room Adds Total Customization to Boy's Bedroom

A chalkboard wall in the middle of the homeowners' teenage son's bedroom adds the perfect touch to this fully customized bedroom space, complete with a desk and reading nook.

Kids Room With Striped Bedding

Whimsical wallpaper and striped bedding make a bold impression in the kids room.

Eclectic Teen Bedroom with Striped Walls and Antique Twin Bed

An easy way to create visual length to a room is to add horizontal stripes to the wall -- here, tones of blue and green also create a sense of airiness, and provide a focal point behind the bed. Custom shelves and desk area, perfect for doing homework or building a model car, were made from large reclaimed floor boards plus pipes and rope -- a unique way to bring unexpected and charming elements into a space.
From: Nina Green

Navy-and-White Eclectic Teen Bedroom

Taking full advantage of the cozy nook, the rustic canopy bed is dressed in cozy, textured bedding. A patterned bench adds extra seating to the space, while an open bookshelf stores the teen's library.

Homework Station in Eclectic Teen Bedroom

Shiplap walls add texture and dimension to the eclectic teen bedroom. A rustic wood desk is paired with abstract art and a contemporary teal chair for an organized homework station.

Spacious and Bold Teen Bedroom With Bright Orange and Green Accents Against Dark Blue Walls

Deep blue walls are brightened by the white ceiling, neutral carpet and natural light from the windows. Vibrant orange bed linens and a matching window seat cushion shine in the room along with the bright green from the monogram details and table lamp. A striped blue rug brings the colorful look to the floor for a cohesive design.

Modern White Teen Bedroom With Sleek Floating Desk

A floating desk and acrylic chair in this bedroom play into the home's design concept of weightlessness and optical illusion. Topsy-turvy mirrors, an abstract pendant light and a richly textured woven pouf break up the strong lines in the modern space. Small pops of color and bamboo floors add warmth to the otherwise cool, white room.

Electric Blue Bedroom With Contemporary Wood Bed

Brilliant blue walls create a bold, exciting backdrop for this teen boy's bedroom. Contemporary furnishings ensure the space feels fresh and current.

Contemporary Red & Blue Boys Room

Neutral walls with a red accent make this boy's bedroom feel soothing and stylish. A blue platform bed gives him a comfortable place to land while still keeping in line with the primary color palette.

Industrial Bookshelf Meets Red Chair in Boys' Bedroom

An industrial bookshelf displays some of the teen's favorite items, like baseballs and other sports memorabilia. Meanwhile, a bold red chair offers additional seating and another pop of color.

Multicolored Kid's Room With Graphic Wallpaper

To keep this bedroom feeling fun and kid-friendly, designers mix and match bright colors and graphic patterns. It's a look that is playful without being at all childish.

Black and White Wallpaper and Blue Lamp

The black-and-white wallpaper's graphic print sketched out in slender lines adds immediate punch to this boy's bedroom. It also serves as a surprising muted backdrop for colorful accents like the turquoise table lamp.

Worldy Mural

To create a unique space for the homeowners' little boy, designers anchored the space in a bright blue wall color and mural that depicts a map of the world. Then, they added a navy bed frame to add contrast in the space. Finally, they added colorful pillows and the occupant's prized possessions-a statue and a guitar-to give the space a personalized touch to the room.

Modern Boy's Room With Mix of Colors and Patterns

The boy's bedroom uses a wide range of sophisticated colors and patterns such as plaids and stripes that effectively work together and don't appear too busy.

Rolling Bedside Desk in Boy's Bedroom

A rolling bedside desk paired with a gray, modern chair provides a place to study and work on homework in this boy's bedroom.

Blue Contemporary Boy's Bedroom With Guitar

The brightly painted blue trim adds a playful-yet-sophisticated element to this boy's bedroom, paired with the pattern nailhead headboard by West Elm, ombre rug by CB2 and sculptural chandelier.

Contemporary Boy's Room With Rustic Accents

This contemporary boy's bedroom blends modern design with a touch of rustic chic, with plank-style accent walls that give the space the fun feel of a summer camp bunk room. A sleek, built-in desk brings a jolt of sunny yellow to the space, while calm blue bedding provides a complementary accent.

Transitional Boys' Bedroom Is Fun Yet Functional

This boys' bedroom features a modern Sputnik light fixture and an orange, blue and black color scheme. The space is fun and lively yet functional for kids.
From: Holly Bender

Boy's Gray Bedroom With Pops of Blue

Compared to his sisters' rooms, this boy's room was cooler in tone with slate wall covering, gray wall paint and shades of blue decor. Acrylic cubes and shelves display the toy car collection in a modern and unique aesthetic. The acrylic finish does not distract from the wall covering behind and creates a playful "floating" look.

Modern Boy's Room with Geometric Wallpaper Accent Wall

In this boy's room, designers anchored the space in white walls and a marble floor to make the space feel larger, while an accent wall with geometric wallpaper brings a bit of fun to the space. To add a bit of personality in the space, designers brought in a green rug to give the feel of a soccer field, while a custom painting of a soccer player hangs on the wall.

Custom Painting in Boy's Room

A custom painting helps to create a personal feeling in this boy's room.

Blue and White Contemporary Kid's Bedroom

This kid's bedroom is full of cool, geometric shapes and splashes of blue. Even the windows add sophisticated style with their unusual sizes.

Boy's Reading Nook Features World Map Accent Wall

A cozy bean bag is nestled by the bookcase in this boy's bedroom to encourage reading time. A world map accent wall provides an imaginative backdrop for the space.

Wall-Mounted Bike Serves as Decor in Boy's Bedroom

A blue bike is mounted above the bed in this boy's bedroom, offering an unexpected form of decor. The blue walls coordinate with the bike, while beige and yellow bedding provides a contrast in color.

Metal Shelves Add Stylish Display Space

Metal shelves on the wall next to the bed add plenty of display space to the room so that the room's owner can showcase his personality.

Sophisticated, Neutral Color Palette Creates Sophisticated Room to Grow

To create a space that would be sophisticated enough for the homeowners' son as a teenager, designers used a neutral color palette with white walls to take advantage of the room's abundance of warm, natural light.

Contemporary Bedroom With Black Leather Headboard

A short leather headboard, simple black lamp and contemporary side table give this bedroom modern masculine style. White walls and blue bedding balance the dark hue of the accessories.

Black and White Bedroom With Cabinets and Work Station

Ultra-white, black-brown and sand tones transform a multipurpose room into a tranquil space that doubles as an at-home office and a cozy spot for guests to sleep. Accented by a muted tonal mix, the room's organic textures add visual depth.

Rattan Chairs Hanging in Guest Bedroom Entryway

These hanging rattan chairs add a sculptural element to a black-and-white guest bedroom with office workspace.

Masculine Guest Bedroom With Industrial Steel Bed Frame

This guest suite was intended to be masculine and industrial. The steel frame canopy bed adds industrial flair, while the navy blue bedding and black midcentury modern side table have masculine appeal. A 1960s-style framed print and red skis complete the look.

Teenager's Room With a Powerful Punch

Continuing her theme of "Bermuda in the city," designer Anna Donohue created a teenage retreat that is replete with fun patterns and colors. The bed and wall covering are simple in design, but graphic patterns in the pillows, Roman shade and bulletin board give the room a bold look. A black industrial-style lamp adds whimsy and spunk.

Contemporary Teenage Bedroom With Orange Chevron Curtains

A neutral, gray teenage bedroom features a mixture of patterns: striped bedding and orange chevron curtains. An orange desk sits at the end of the bed for a contemporary workspace.

White Kids' Bedroom Features Bursts of Color, Chic Shelving & Youthful Accents

Incorporating a lot of color in the kids’ room, from shiny chartreuse to brilliant bursts of orange, turns this chic, contemporary bedroom into a fun and youthful sanctuary. Carrying the green to a stylish built-in bookshelf is in playful contrast to reflective black floating and staggered shelving. Reading, relaxing and studying can be accomplished at either the built in desks or on the sofa with the use of the portable table. Skateboard decks can be installed as contemporary art.

Neutral Transitional Bedroom With Custom Window Seat

A custom-built window seat provides extra storage and style in the kid's bedroom in the HGTV Smart Home 2014. "The idea behind the daybed was to have more space for friends to hangout," says interior designer Linda Woodrum.

Surf's Up

This kid room may not be big, but a photograph mural of a surfer against a sweeping sky makes it feel epic. A kelly green rug and chairs add more depth and rich color.

Midcentury Modern Kid's Room Features Bright Green Walls

This bedroom's green, brown and orange color palette speaks to the midcentury modern style that carries throughout the home. The room's design is tasteful and sophisticated yet kid-friendly.

Contemporary Bedroom With Striped Walls & Deep Blue Bed

Gray, blue and white striped walls are shaken up with a peak and decline design on one wall. The deep blue stripes match the bed, which pops against the light carpet. A green houndstooth throw pillow and orange patterned throw pillow add color to the bed linens and coordinate with the graphic rug.

Eclectic Boy's Room With Wood Striped Accent Wall

Wood boards stripe the navy accent wall in this boy's bedroom, creating depth and texture behind the gray upholstered headboard. Layers of decorative pillows cushion and decorate the bed, which boasts a blue blanket with a cargo pocket. Contemporary green table lamps and a monogram letter add pops of color.

Loft Bed Over Black and White Sectional With Music Themed Decor

This contemporary bedroom doubles as a lounge space with a loft bed built over the large black and white sectional. Alternating cushions create a checked look with black and white throw pillows adding to the theme. Speaker pillows and a boom box canvas add musical decor perfect for the cool vibe of the room.

Multi-Use Teen Room

Playful wallpaper and a fun pendant light animate this teen bedroom. A lofted bed makes room for a study space below complete with a sophisticated desk and bulletin board wall.

Light and Bright Contemporary Bedroom With Hanging Rattan Chair

This contemporary bedroom features a fun hanging rattan chair with a colorful throw. A glossy red and white dresser is positioned next to the chair, while a pair of glass front French doors allow natural light to illuminate the space.

Midcentury Modern Sitting Room With Hanging Chair

For a small room, a hanging chair is a fun choice: no floor space required!

Plenty of Space

This bedroom proves that style and a child's interests can coalesce. Here, global patterns bring sophistication to this space when used in curtains, a throw and rug that can be easily swapped out when it's time for a design refresh.

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