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Heavy Metal bedroom

My 11 yr old SS wants a bedroom decorated in heavy metal. He likes Disturbed, Metallica, Green Day, Godsmack, Creed.

I don't want to paint the walls black but I don't want them all white either. His bedroom is an upstairs room so it has some slanted walls halfway up.

Ideas?

 
Jademom07

Asked by Jademom07 at 8:45 AM on Feb. 8, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (11)
  • You could put up black fabric instead of painting.. My son has his walls and ceiling so covered with posters and guitars that you can hardly see the wall anyway......
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 9:45 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • just paint them white and let him hang posters
    shivasgirl

    Answer by shivasgirl at 8:49 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • Maybe try a gray, it's not too dark and it's not white, and would also still coordinate with the heavy metal band theme.
    mommy_jules

    Answer by mommy_jules at 8:49 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • How about grey? You could do it just on the slanted parts or pick a flat one and do it as an accent wall.
    Charis76

    Answer by Charis76 at 8:50 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • A deep red.
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 8:51 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • Give him ONE black wall and paint the others in a dark color like red or orange. Get posters of his favorite groups and put those up on the wall with some command strips (will come off without ruining the walls). Go with black bedding. Have fun with him.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 8:51 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • yeah posters-

    maybe just paint the trim? get black -(or whatever color red/ grey...) curtains and comforter?
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 8:52 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • red walls or maybe a dark purple
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 8:55 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I would ask him what color he is thinking. If he really wants black walls I would paint just one wall black. what about paingint the bottom half of that walls blakc, like up to the slant, then painting the rest a different color. I not sure i would do red, just me though, orange or even a blue might be good.

    Good Luck!
    cornflakegirl3

    Answer by cornflakegirl3 at 8:59 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • Let him one wall black for the black lights and some posters, then the others maybe grey
    Momabear455

    Answer by Momabear455 at 9:53 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

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