Guys A Man Cave Isn’t A Cliché: It’s A Necessity

Over the years, there have been numerous posts on the internet that teach guys how to build a man cave. In the beginning, people responded positively, trying wherever possible to fit on into the home. Then, the interest cooled off as the idea soon played out and transformed into a cliché. However, just because the stigma of a bachelor pad exists doesn’t mean that the idea isn’t sound. In truth, every guy regardless of age needs a cave they can call their own. If you are a non-believer, you can find the reasons why a man cave is an essential requirement underneath.

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De-Stress

Tension doesn’t only occur in men. But, you are a man, and you need a release. Otherwise, most guys get edgy and start to lash out (metaphorically) in frustration. Of course, hitting the gym is an excellent way to relieve the tension, as it going for a massage. But, what you just want to relax at home after a hard day’s work? Well, you can if you a have space to call your own. Whether it is sitting in the garden on Bramblecrest furniture or hiding in the attic, it’s vital to have to space to de-stress.

Working Out

Talking of the gym, it is a fallacy that every guy loves to pump iron under bright lights. To a lot of men, there is nothing less appealing than watching a meat head hog the weight machine. If you are one of these people, the gym can put you off exercising full stop. But, if you have a home gym in your pad, there is no reason to work out in front of anyone else. Apart from making it easier to exercise, a man cave allows you to regulate your health and well-being.

Take Stock Of Emotions

The reason this is important centres on the environment. In general, guys are not good at dealing with emotions in front of other people. Because of the stigma attached to manliness, most of us don’t know how to regulate feelings productively. In the end, lots of guys push it deep down until they forget about it. Of course, this isn’t a good way to deal with emotions because it spills out in the end. With a cave there is the space for people to deal with their feelings alone without any distractions.

‘Me’ Time

Anyone that is in a relationship knows that constant interaction isn’t healthy. The fact is that both boys and girls need time apart if the connection is going to stay strong. Unfortunately, finding the time to spend time apart isn’t simple, especially if you have a busy schedule. When you have a man cave downstairs, there is no need to make time. Whenever you are free, all you have to do is take refuge. Even though you are in the house, it counts as ‘me’ time as long as it is alone.

No one said that you and partner had to leave the house to have time alone.

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Cascade of Colour is a UK Men’s Lifestyle blog delving in to the world of Male Fashion and Grooming, Food, Music (a lot of this!), Design, Tech and Travel. Want to get in touch? Drop me an email at cascadeofcolour@gmail.com

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