How Much Does a Nursery Cost to Set Up
We Have Nursery Budget Ideas and Ways to Cut Nursery Necessities Costs

 "How much does a nursery cost to set up"?  I wish I had a penny for every time a mom-to-be asked me that question.  Believe me that I would answer all of you if I only could...but there simply is no way.  I will tell you that most of the time decorating a nursery can be as expensive or as budget friendly as you make up your mind that it will be.

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It stands to reason that the DIY decorator will save more money than a parent that hires everything from painting the nursery wall to having a set of custom baby bedding custom made. As you will see from our gallery of nursery pictures it's possible to create a dynamite nursery design for very little money.

Budget friendly baby nursery theme room for a baby with beautiful decorations and all of the necessities at a reduced cost

Baby Nursery Budget Ideas - Necessities for a Reduced Cost

For example who would ever have dreamed that an elegant room such as this could be managed for less than $200 since unique baby nursery ideas are never cheap. That is..unless you are a super smart shopper and don't mind a little paint on your hands (and clothes?).

The amount of money that can be saved by buying a secondhand baby crib alone can be mind boggling.

Baby crib changing table combo

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Comparison shopping for a baby crib, changing table combo alone may save a few hundred dollars.

The prices for popular models range from over $500 to $363 with the crib at the lower price point getting positive reviews.

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A list of nursery necessities is almost as difficult to nail down as the answer to the question of how much does a nursery cost. Why is this?

Let's use a big ticket item like the crib once again as an example. Some parents co-sleep making the purchase of a bassinet, a crib, crib mattress and even a baby bedding set completely unnecessary! What one mom and dad consider a nursery essential another may consider a waste of space and cash.

Make a List

That is the primary reason that I am an obsessive compulsive list-maker and recommend that before you start decorating the nursery that you become one as well. After you carefully compile a list of the items that fit your space and your needs and price them online making comparisons; the answer to the question, "how much does a nursery cost to set up" will be right there so that you can budget accordingly.

I hope that visitors to Unique Baby Gear Ideas picked up some tips for calculating a nursery budget and that you will visit other areas of my website to see examples of how a little ingenuity, a DIY attitude and hard work can save lots of cash.

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