The epi-center of your home is your Living Room. Usually the first room where you come in, where your guests are received where the family convolves. This is usually the focal point of most House designs. Once established the rest of the house designs around it. So how to begin.
List down it’s purpose
By determining the activities you will be doing in the living room you will be able to decide what kind of furniture you will be using here. By being honest with yourself you will be able to maximize your space because once you have decided on it you might not be able to undo it.
Choose the colors
You can easily repaint and or refurbish your upholstery however living with it for a year is crucial especially now that we know that colors are also mood changers.
Before styling any living room make sure to take measurements as this saves you a lot of time and headache when purchasing and worse returning a furniture that doesn’t fit.
Start thinking of the consequences of the design you choose
Not to be pessimistic but you must also think about the outcome if you decide on a style for your living room. Consider the people who will be using it, your family, your guests your housemates. Think of the worst case scenario and work around those situation to make sure that the living room won’t be the end of one’s relationship. And yes it does happen.
Deciding on what style to use for your Living Room is nothing but easy. Since this will be most likely your focal point for designing take time in planning it out. Include your family and or housemates with the decision, no matter how hard it is for your ideas to unite make sure it is workable.