AREAS – BEDROOM – Tropical Patterns
LOCATE BEDROOM EAST END OF HOUSE
The best bedroom locations for having morning sun and protection from hotter afternoon sun is the east end of the house.
MINIMUM BEDROOM SIZE
Minimum is 3m BY 3m but this is very small and best for children.
STANDARD BEDROOM SIZE
OK is 3m WIDE BY 4m but not for master and tight for guest bedroom.
GUEST BEDROOM SIZE
Guest and minimum main is 4m WIDE BY 5m DEEP This gives 1m each side of a King bed.
LUXURY MAIN BEDROOM SIZE
Luxury is 5m WIDE BY 6m deep. Not too big as losses effectiveness and feeling.
Single bed size 90 cm by 190 cm (36 in by 75 in)
Double bed size 135 cm by 190 cm (54 in by 75 in)
King bed size 180 cm by 200 cm (72 in by 78 in)
BASIC FURNITURE WILL BE BED, DRESSER, WARDROBE AND BEDSIDE TABLE
Design for a minimum of these three items.
IT IS DESIRABLE TO HAVE A VIEW THROUGH A WINDOW FROM SITTING IN BED
Upon waking it is desirable to have a connection with the outside through a window. This is particularly effective in the tropics where the outside weather is inviting.