There are many different reasons why it is important to learn the habit of making your bed. Not only will your bedrooms look nicer when you enter the room, but you will feel better too.
Make the bed: it can improve how you feel
Looking into a room where the made bed is neat makes the room look tidy and can lift your mood. It might even make you want to do more around the room to make it look nicer.
Aiming to make your bed each time you get out is an important habit to form, it can help you learn the process of habit building with a task that is easy to perform and yet, also a mood lifter.
To learn a habit, it takes time, about 3 weeks, it might seem difficult at first, but with practice it can become quicker and an automatic reaction when you leave the bed.
It is not about creating the perfect looking bed, it doesn’t matter if you aim just to pull the duvet up and straighten the pillows. The basis of bed making will improve the look and the feel of the room.
A bedroom that is kept tidy can make the room feel inviting and relaxing and sometimes the act of making the bed can spur you into keeping the room organized.
It is possible to make the bed look nice with very little effort, if you dislike the look of your bedding, then it is possible to use a throw over the bed, it is a quick and easy way for a bed to look presentable with very little work.
However, you choose to make your bed you will appreciate the way that your bed looks before you get into it again. You might be the only person in the bed, this doesn’t mean that you deserve to get into an unmade bed.
Making the bed is the first step on the way to realize that you deserve to live in a home that is clean and tidy. Sometimes if you aren’t crazy about tidying or organizing your home and life, then you might not realize that you deserve to look and feel good, making your bed is the first step to put your home together in a more organized way.
Teaching children to make the bed is important, giving them an understanding that making the bed teaches them to become organized and tidying up after themselves.
It is a habit that as they get older you will appreciate as they bring their friend’s home, their room won’t embarrass you with a lack of tidiness of their room. It can also teach them to respect their own living space making it clean and tidy.
Making your bed is the start of getting your home organized, it is the start of organizing your whole home, as well as yourself. This can stem from just making your bed.