Have you ever looked around your bedroom, realized how unbelievably messy it got, and thought to yourself: "Man, why am I like this?" If your answer is yes, well, these 16 photos might help you feel a tiny bit better about yourself.
The company called Bed SOS held a photo competition with a goal to find the messiest bedroom in the United Kingdom. "Competition by Bed SOS to find out who in the UK has the messiest bedroom. The winner will receive a free bed worth up to £400," Bed SOS wrote in the post announcing the competition. Apparently, the company received over 300 entries from across the country. Of course, the quarantine might have something to do with it.
The winners of the competition have just been announced, and let us tell you, the photos are not disappointing at all. So, without further ado, Bored Panda invites you to look inside the UK's messiest bedrooms of the year 2020.
More info: bedsos.co.uk
"Claire from Farnham says she doesn’t dare enter her son’s bedroom. And with the mountain of rubbish, we don’t blame her."
"We received more than 300 entries from across the country, and the top prize was awarded to Sara from Northern Ireland, whose messy bedroom would give Oscar the Grouch a run for his money!"
"Mollie McAllister from Northamptonshire sent in this photo of a former tenant’s bedroom. Safe to say they didn’t get their deposit back."
"We understand sometimes it’s hard to keep on top of tidying, especially if you’re out and about with a busy lifestyle. However some of the entrants of our recent competition really shocked us with their levels of messiness!" Bed SOS writes in their post announcing the winners. "So, we wanted to help one untidy entrant by providing them with a brand new bed to create a new look for their bedroom (and hopefully inspire them to keep it looking fresh)."
"With a carton of beer as well as a full pizza and garlic bread scattered across the floor, Havering lad Luke’s bedroom seems to double as a dining room."
"Vishal from Northampton shared this shocking image of a former tenant’s room that took 52 black bin bags to clean! With the bed being the only place free from takeaway packets, we dread to think what the room smelt like."
"Another pink-themed mess from John in Liverpool, at least it looks like your daughter is making use of all of her toys!"
Bed SOS also shared a few simple tips that should help people with keeping their bedroom nice and clean. "Having a messy bedroom can impact your quality of sleep, and also increase stress levels. To keep your bedroom from looking like a jumble sale, here are five easy tips for you to stick to," the post reads. The tips include eliminating the floordrobe, investing in smart storage solutions, clearing out unused items, creating a cleaning schedule and making your bed.
"Sarah from Studley exposed her teenage son’s messy bedroom by sending in a whole gallery of photos – not sure he’ll be inviting his friends round anytime soon."
"'This is a clean day for me!' admitted Audrey from Derbyshire when she submitted her picture. We’d hate to see her bedroom on a messy day!"
"Olivia from Manchester says that she’s 'waiting for the house to be refurbished at the moment so there’s no room for clothes', fair enough, that is quite the floor-drobe."
"With so many lovely clothes and a dresser full of haircare products and cosmetics, it’s clear that Nicole from Manchester cares a lot about her looks. But she could do with bringing the same attitude to her bedroom…"
"'This mess only took my toddler five minutes!” says Sel from Norfolk – hopefully it will be just as quick to tidy it up!'
"'I think it’s time for a little declutter!' says Anneka from Shropshire… we think so too Anneka!"
"Angela from Staffordshire is sick of her kids’ mess, she says ‘When they move out, we’re setting fire to the room and starting again!’"
"Grace from Bradford admits that ‘this is actually cleaner than usual!’ – we can’t even imagine what it usually looks like!"
"Zoe from Plymouth shared her daughter and daughter’s boyfriend’s room… you might want to let them know it’s time to empty that bin, Zoe!"
"Toni from Cheltenham shared this photo of her daughter’s room – at least most of the mess fits with the pink colour scheme."