Your living room should be the ideal combination of style & comfort. It’s the place you go to kick your feet up, relax, and spend a lot of time in. But, it’s also a large part of the design, as well as the space where you entertain guests. We have some great inspiration, tips and suggestions to make the most of your living room design.
Sofa, Chairs & More
Furniture is an important staple for your living room. If you’re in the market for buying new pieces, make sure to measure your space first. The couch should be the largest piece, and then make sure to have at least 2 more seats. Even if being centered around a television, make sure the seats somewhat face each other for conversations sure to be had.
Area Rugs in Living Room Design
An area rug will pull your whole living room design together. Depending on your lifestyle and family dynamic, it’s nice to have something more plush if children and teens will be sprawling out.
Morning coffee and news to weekend movie night, the living room lighting has to be versatile. Lamps, sconces, and ceiling fans are a great option for lighting dark areas. Having a variety of light sources allows for a multi-functional space.
Window treatments can elevate your living room to a whole new level. There are many features to consider and if they are right for you. One is laying draperies. By doing so with other shades, you create a cozy feel that looks extremely stylish.
Consider which window covering solutions you are wanting for your living room design and which coverings are best suited. East facing windows will require different light control than other directions.
We mentioned theater nights in your living room earlier. If you like to watch a lot of movies, or use it as general media space, you may consider dual shades. They let you enjoy filtered light, but once the secondary shade is in place, it’s show time! It has a secondary room darkening shade–perfect for that cinematic feel.
You hang out, entertain, relax, and so much more in the highly trafficked area you call the living room. So isn’t it time you emphasize the “Living” part and really enjoy it? We want to set your family up with solutions to maximize your living room design and comfort. Creative Blinds would love to help you today. Contact our team today for a free in-home design consultation. Let’s get started so you can relax.