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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November 25, 2014

Photo By: Courtesy of Mykea

Photo By: Photography by Chad Jackson

Photo By: Convey Studios, Sesha Smith

Photo By: Jason Kisner; Design by Susan Lind Chastain and Willem Racke

Photo By: John Woodcock Photography

Photo By: John Woodcock Photography

Photo By: Chipper Hatter

Poster Focal Point

The large framed poster above the bed is the focal point of this teen's bedroom, bringing in the only source of bold color. Design by Michael Moeller.

Play DJ

Music enthusiasts will appreciate the opportunity to customize standard Ikea furniture with these DJ-themed decals. Use the drawers to store a vinyl collection or just clothes. It's cool either way! Photo courtesy of Mykea

Caddy Shack

Got a teen boy who's always hitting the links? Designer Laura Bendik amped up the argyle here as a nod to the pasttime. Golf clubs mounted over the bed are also a fun accent.

A Headboard That's Not Boring

Teens' tastes are always changing, and what's hot one day is so over the next. Luckily, decal headboards are an easy way to to change up the look of a room without spending a fortune to keep up with trends. Photo courtesy of Blik Wall Graphics

License to Drive

There's nothing more exciting for a teen than finally getting that driver's license. Celebrate their newfound freedom with a wall decal of their favorite vintage car. Photo courtesy of Dali Wall Decals

Game On

Wall decals are also a great way to break up the space in a room. Create an arcade corner with a TV, their favorite gaming system and decals of retro video game characters. (Beanbag chairs optional.) Photo courtesy of Blik Wall Graphics

Surf's Up

This surfer's room is perfect for the beach-loving boy. RMS user lizardshop used a projector to trace and paint the mural on the wall.

Energy All Around

The round shape of this room, designed by Yvonne Lane, adds some dimension, and the dark, bold color scheme brings energy into the room.

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.

Slam-Dunk Bedroom

Allow your teen to express his hobbies with a themed bedroom, like this basketball-themed room. The bold colors along with the life-size sticker on the wall make this space a fun hangout. Design by Courtland Bascon.

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.

Chic Southwestern Boy's Bedroom


Music-Inspired Teen Bedroom With British Flag Decor

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.

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


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.

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