A man cave is an area that is a mans sanctuary, and is typically located in a garage, basement, bedroom or den of some sort. This space is completely up to a man to decide, the decor, color and what they have in it. Whether it be a gaming station, bar, pool table, or all of the above. Every man dreams about the perfect man cave and with these tips and tricks, you will be on your way to have the space and freedom you desire.
Tip number one would be to find an area that you like that you can turn into something amazing. While most couples or families search for a house, an area for a man cave is usually all the men care about when deciding where to live. Think about the kinds of things you want in your man cave so you will have enough room. While some men just want a bedroom to play video games in, some may prefer to have a whole garage or basement for more room. If you have a lot of tools and need a workshop, make sure there is plenty of space for you to tinker around. Once you find a place you like, you will know, you’ll be able to envision everything you want to do with the space. That includes being able to painting a color you’ve always wanted, that your spouse lets you take no part in the rest of the house.
Tip number two, start establishing items. Another big concept when starting a man cave is you have to be practical. You most likely will not be able to go out and buy everything brand new. But, you and your family have accumulated many things you can use in your man cave, chairs, a table, a pool table, an old bookshelf to hold all of your action movies and video games. These things can just be used for now, then you can upgrade once you are able to. Lee at Man Cave Kings recommends looking for used game tables for sale online. Making use of older items will help you get the big items you really want. A big flat screen, a virtual reality gaming system, instruments, and expensive alcohol for your bar.
Tip 3 is for those of you who are handy, or just like to try new projects. If you’re looking into having a bar in your man cave it is so much less expensive to build one yourself. Things like shelving, tables, chairs, are all doable, and you can make them the way you want.
Tip number 4 is to make sure your area is soundproof, for those of you who like loud music or play instruments in a band but also have children. The two do not mix, which is why it is important to soundproof, it is overall an easy process, and does not have to break the bank.
Tip number 5, have fun with it, take your time and make plans. Sit down with some paper and write down all of your ideas. After all, this is all about you. You are in charge of every little detail, and having that power is a great feeling for us men. If you need inspiration, there are many outlets online that can give you ideas. If you are one of those guys who says they do not need a man cave, well you are lying. Having a space of your own to get away for even 5 minutes is proven to strengthen your relationship with your spouse. So if there are any problems with the whole process, statistics show they are much-needed in every mans life.