My client wanted to create a special room for his eight year old athletic son that could last into his early teens. His one specific request was that he wanted the room to have a mural of some kind. I spent about an hour with the two of them, and we talked about all the things he might want to have in the room of his dreams. He asked to keep his existing bunk beds from their other home, asked for a nightstand “like big boys have in their room”, and he wanted it “to have baseball and football stuff in it”. However, most importantly, he wanted a TV, and was willing to sacrifice everything else if he could just convince his Dad…..