Living Room / October 17, 2018 / Alexis Dent.
Living room sofa comes in a variety of sizes. A couch in the living room is always considered the primary furniture item for comfortable seating. Usually finished with leather, today a wide range of sofa designs are available for good quality decorating.
According to design three basic types of sofas are available in the market today.
1)Three seat sofa- This measures something like 2000mm X 1000mm X 700mm (approx.) In this type, the dimensions include the side arms, and this type of sofa can arrange along the length of the wall.
2) Two seat sofa (Love seat)- This measures approximately 1600mm X 900mm X 700mm. This type of sofa has only two places hence termed as a love seat
3) Single chair type sofa- This measures approximately 1000mm X 900mm X 700mm
All these or any combination of these can very efficiently use in a living room. In most case one three seat sofa and two single chair type sofas are used depending upon the dimensions of the living room.
If the living room is large, then all the types of sofas with a balance in the number of persons and layout can both be achieved. While deciding on the furniture layout using any or all of these sofas it is essential to define the primary function of the living room activities first. What are the most common living room activities any person might have?
Like watching TV, reading, studying, or if it is a small apartment living room, then a home office will also have space in the living room. Depending upon the dimensions of the living room a right combination of sofas mentioned above can be made to create a balance in the furniture layout.
The following are some of the most commonly used sofas
- Loveseat sofa
- Sleeper sofa
- Large sectional sofas
- Sofa bed
- Recliner sofa
- Electric recliner sofa
If you are the kind of person who likes to invite lots of friends very frequently then probably you'll need the right amount of seating arrangement for the other occupancy.
That is why don't just buy expensive and bulky sofas because you see them in interior design photos. First, evaluate your requirement and then invest in the right kind of design that will make your comfortable physically as well as emotionally. If you pick up the wrong type of sofa then most probably it will create congestion very quickly.
Tables such as end tables and coffee tables can use as fillers and decorative elements such lampshades or statues can be used to create a liveliness in the living room.