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Top 10 Tips to Build the Ultimate Man cave

In today’s world it’s easy to feel lost and out of place in an environment that has changed so much in such a short amount of time.
That is the case for most men – and Australian men have not been left out of the epidemic either. For whatever reason(s) the world doesn’t care about your needs, everywhere seems different and unnatural.
This is why every man deserves a personal man cave. A man cave is a sense of identity, it’s a solemn place that reflects or should reflect your wants’ and needs.
Before embarking on your man cave journey, allow us to assist you in making the right decisions.
Below are ten of the best tips that’ll assist you in creating a man cave worth celebrating:

  1. Rustic brick look

Incorporating a brick design into the interior of your man cave is sure to give the room(s) an edge.
Incorporating bricks into your man cave gives the rooms an outdoors feeling.

  1. Shed cave

Take your man cave to a whole new level by taking it outdoors (technically). Building a shed man cave might just be the best thing you do.
Sheds are cool, no doubt about that, turning your shed into a refuge for you and your “boys” might just be better.

  1. Comfortable man caves

You might be one of the multitudes of men that prefer a laid back lifestyle, that lifestyle can transcend into your man cave.
Instead of having a wild man cave, you can opt for a more classic cave. Whatever choice you make concerning your cave, you can never go wrong.

  1. Sports bar themed cave

You might be a huge sports fan, most men are. Our ability to support multiple teams across various sports is one of our greatest adaptations.
Don’t be shy to turn your man cave into a shrine in honor of your favorite sport team(s).

  1. 70s/ 80s throwback

Wouldn’t it be great if we could all just go back to a simpler time when we were still teenagers with our entire lives in front of us and the world at our feet?

Image, theogeo [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Time travel isn’t quite possible, at least not yet so our best alternative would be to dedicate our “personal space” to that time in history.

  1. Sunday barbeque man cave

This one is for those of use that enjoy having friends over, watching the game overlooking an open grill producing an aroma to die for.
This is the man cave for the new age laid back man that just needs some space.

  1. Round table bar man cave

With this man cave, your cave would be centered on a flamboyantly made bar table with seats going around it.
This would be perfect for when you have a couple of your boys over, you all can watch the game or play a few “card” games.
Don’t limit your imagination.

  1. Music themed man cave

It doesn’t matter about what genre of music piques your interest; you can totally model your man cave after your music collection or a certain genre of music.
For instance, if you consider yourself a Rock n’ Roll buff, you can model your man cave after that particular genre of music. This might include displaying memorabilia and pictures of the greats.

  1. Actual cave

This man cave is an actual cave, this is for those of us that do a lot of entertaining. This is for when you want to take your cave literarily.
This man cave is for the literal man that goes straight to the point without mincing words.
Cave in the Attic
When deciding to create your man cave the attic might be all the space you have to work with, so our advice to you would be to make the most of that enclosed space.
Depending on the size of your house, you might have very little attic space to work with or a very large attic to play around it.