Did you just finish the renovation and are currently stuck on how to design the room? Researching options on the internet is something you do on a regular basis, right? You're uncertain whether you'll get what you expect when you look at things online. We will reveal those essential steps that will make your living room comfortable for every member of your family if you continue reading.
ask yourself, “How are you using your living room?”
will be able to make a decision based on the answer to this question. In order
to plan for this, you have to understand how it will work, and what kind of
atmosphere you want to create - country, eclectic, traditional, modern or contemporary?
living rooms are ideal for families with active lives, where everyone can find
a comfortable nook to chat or eat together. You can set up a play corner in the
living room if your kids need a playroom.
Hint.A sofa can become a dividing line for these
order to arrange things neatly, you'll need more seats and tables if you
regularly receive a lot of guests.
Need more functionality?
is no living room without a TV set, so opt for a TV stand that provides
multiple storage options.
Reclining chairs may also bring functionality to your living space. The footrest and
reclining back may get you pop up your legs after an exhausting day.
your room and determine the main corner, but remember to leave room for free
entrances and exits leading to the room should be free. It is important to
consider the specifics of the room.
the entrance is along the wall, then the furniture should be opposite to it. If
the furniture faces the doors, then the room is divided into separate sections,
and if there are several entrances leading to the room, then the living room
can be divided into separate zones, each of which will perform a function. Natural lighting
Note. A sofa,
wooden furniture, and wall art should be avoided where the immediate rays of
the sun reach.
Electrical cords and outlets
need to clearly understand where all the electrical outlets will be. For your
convenience, you can even have outlets on the floor so as not to interfere with
the placement of furniture in the center of the room.
How to plan furniture placement?
can start planning furniture placement with completely new furniture or
repurposing the old one. If you are going to buy new furniture for the living
room, we recommend that you pay attention to these points:
Choose the main piece of furniture
and wardrobes have a great influence on the overall design of the living room.
Do not block the main corner of the
your windows are low, then the sofa should also be low to reduce visual
Plan for face-to-face seating
must be no more than 224 cm apart. If the two sofas face each other, then the
armchairs and sofa tables should be placed in another corner of the room.
Consider the dimensions of the room
furniture is suitable in small apartments, large furniture in large private
houses, otherwise disproportion is unavoidable. There should be a distance of
76 cm between sofas and tables, and a distance of 20-35 cm between the coffee
table and the sofa.
bookcases, shelves, a desk to get the overall effect.
Let's choose the accessories and
decorations for the living room
the look of sofas with interesting patterned poufs, pillows or covers, and blankets. One of the most useful of these is the poufs, which we have talked
about many times. They are easy to move and can be used both as an additional seat,
and as a small table, and as storage.
chandeliers, table and floor lamps for good lighting.
can emphasize the elegance of dining tables with plants, flowers, vases, trays,
eclectic sculptures, etc.
large mirrors, wall arts to add visual volume to the room.
there’s still more space in the room, you can add in more flower pots,
plants, baskets, and decorative suitcases.
Avoid placing furniture, decorations, plants near the entrance to the room.
hope we were able to help guide you in planning the design of the living room.
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