You’re never too old for a game room! No matter our age, we just want to have fun at the end of the day (or all day long). And if space allows, having your very own game room is, well, a game-changer. A game room gives your home a dedicated area for fun, whether you use it for game nights with family and friends or you just want a place for the kids to entertain their friends without destroying the whole house.
Get design ideas for your own grown-up hangout from these surprisingly sophisticated spaces.
BUILD AN INDOOR SLIDE
What could be a better game room addition than a twisty slide? It’s visually unexpected, which gives the room an edge.
There’s something for everyone to do. Whether it’s hanging out on the sofa for a movie and video games or playing pool. Ultimate hang out space.
Poker tables are a must, of course – go for the larger, eight sided type to provide plenty of room for your Vegas high rollers. For a smaller budget, you could buy a less expensive or used poker table and if you are handy with tools, you could build your own table.
If you or your kids are more of the gamer type, you can create a fun, electronic gaming room with a blend of old and new technology with this cool lighting vibe.
Home bar and game room or exclusive speakeasy? This room is the ultimate post-dinner hang out for both kids and adults.
INVEST IN A POOL TABLE
Even if you just put in somewhere like a basement, the entire space will upgraded. Oh, this old basement? I think you mean my billiard room. It even sounds swanky.
OPT FOR A PING-PONG TABLE
Table tennis has a similar visual appeal as a pool table, but its way, way easier to maintain and move around. Not to mention, it’s a lot more affordable and will come in handy during beer pong tournaments.
Every golfer has dreams of playing a round in the comfort of their own home. Having a home golf simulator is now within reach for many golfers. From those with unlimited funds to golfers on a budget, the simulator space has never been deeper.
TRANSFORM AN ATTIC
An attic is the perfect location for a home game room. In this one designed by Robson Rak, there’s a place to hang out and get active as well as a room off to the side for band practice.
ADD FUN WALL ART AND DECOR
What do video gamer have? A home video game room of course. If you are passionate about game, it’s time to remodel your regular room into a video game room. This Fort Knox inspired room is superb!
SET UP A PROJECTOR
Set up a projector for movie nights and video games. Paired with elevated furniture, it can double as a family or living room.
If working out is your idea of fun, install a multi use home gym with minimal equipment is gonna be your blissful place.
BOARD GAME ROOM
A board game room would be one of the easiest types of game rooms to put together. The real investment for this type of room would be in the games themselves. Challenge your family to a game tournament.
Designing a video game room in your house dedicated solely to the love of playing games can offer some unique and fresh decorating ideas. Comfortable sofas, food and drink stations and game tables or consoles coexist to create an inviting space. Create a Game Room that’s as much fun to be in as the games you play.
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