How to Arrange Your Living Room Furniture

How to Arrange Your Living Room Furniture
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    The living room is the area that is used the most in the house.

    Whether it is a fun family gathering or a movie night, the living room is no less than a social hub.


It is indeed a multi-purpose area and you can use it as you want. Due to its great significance, it needs to be perfect in all regards. Similarly, the bedrooms have their own importance.  The furniture should be placed according to the size of rooms. If the rooms are big, you should not buy heavy articles and go for decent and light home living furniture.

The most important thing that contributes to the attractive appearance of your house is the arrangement of living room furniture. Being the center of the house, living area grabs the attention first. Therefore, you should pay special attention to arranging furniture.

It should be arranged in a way that makes your area look spacious and provide enough place for the family members to sit and relax.  The clumsy arrangement of unnecessary furniture articles stuffed-in will make a bad impression. So you need to be wise in selection and arrangement of articles.

Make the seating comfortable and direct it towards the focal point of the living room, which can be a television, a fireplace, and any other thing.

Sufficient space

How you arrange your living room furniture is totally up to you. It also depends on the type of articles you have. Usually, people have a sofa set and a couple of chairs and a table. You can change their location every now and then and decide which one suits more. Make arrangements as you want but take care of one thing. The corners of the furniture pieces should not consider each other and there should be sufficient space between them. This will help you to manage the traffic flow and individuals will easily move around here and there.


Another thing that should be kept in mind is that the sofas should be placed opposite to the focal point and all the items should be positioned in the same direction. In this way, all the family members will have equal exposure to the television.

And experts from Home Living Furniture suggest to make a conversation area by proper placement of furniture in such a way that all members can easily see each other while talking. If your living room is very big, you can make more than one conversation areas.

Away from the walls

Don’t keep the couches and other furniture articles stick to the walls. The most common mistake that majority of people do in arranging their furniture is that they place all the sofas and other articles with their backs against the walls. Pull them forward and orient them across the focal point so that air can easily flow across them and avoid fire ignite.

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Rug Placement

Placing a rug in the living room is also a good idea but people often do a mistake while choosing it. Usually, people use small-sized rugs and place them in the center. You should make sure that all your furniture is on the rug, at least their front legs.

Coffee Table (size and position)

The table you put in the living room should be in the center. Don’t place it on one side as everyone should have easy access to it.  You should choose the size of table wisely. Its height should not be more than the height of sofas.

You can also use some other accessories such as lamps and some decoration pieces according to the size of the room. Follow these tips and arrange the home living furniture nicely to give your place an appealing look.

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