The family gathering at the party will take place in a huge comfortable living room. As the center of family and friends gathering area, the living room must be perfect in many ways as it will define the owner of the house. The quality of the design will be seen as a symbolization of the owner’s taste of aesthetic touch. The more modern the look of a living room, the more it will bring good pride for the host.
The Modern Living Room Layout
The living room designed nowadays has got some typical characteristics that will be easily recognized. The major layout will be recognized right away when one enters someone’s living room. If you want to give the modern touch into your living room, these are things you need to do.
- Deciding the TV spot
Television is the focal point of a living room which you need to put as the first consideration regarding its position will affect the whole layout of the living room. Since it is essential, you cannot just put it carelessly. Consider first whether the position of your television is likely passed by people who cross the room. You can always find a feng-shui help to decide to put things in the most perfect position.
- Sofa Position
After the focal point is decided, the next thing to do is locating the perfect positions for the sofa. For the living room that has got TV as well as the fireplace, the sofa positions might require a little more work since both can’t be put in the same place. The next thing to do is to put the sofa into two directions, the ones that face the TV and the others that face the fireplace. Besides, make sure that you’ve provided places for all people to rest their cups at their reach. As additional furniture, you can put ottomans or poufs.
- Enough Space
The space needed in the living room is not merely for the sofa but also the passage for people to move around the living room. It doesn’t mean that you are strongly encouraged to widen up your living room. If it’s not possible to enlarge your room, you can just shrink the furniture instead. Get rid of that oversized furniture and get the new ones that suit your living room more – in the matter of space – and showing a spacious impression.
- More Features
After all, is set in your living room, you can add up some features to improve the look of your room. Nevertheless, you need to remember that whatever you put in your living room, make sure that it will not take up too many spaces.
There is one feature that does not take up spaces, but it provides an image of a bigger room instead. Hanging a mirror is one of the most favorite options to enlarge the room. If you have big windows, that will be better to put the mirror across the window, so it will make you have two big windows.