By Jeanice Stelzer. interior. Published at Monday, July 16th, 2018 - 07:14:08 AM.
Here are some of the most popular elements in an inviting family room:A large. comfortable sofa or sectional.Extra chairs. ottomans or beanbags.Lots of throw pillows.A rug. for lounging.A TV. and the accompanying accessories.A surround sound system to create a mini-theater experience.Video games. board games or other entertainment.A billiards table. a dart board. or other favorite lounge games.
The designer of this modern family room broke up the space into different sections. including a sitting and TV area. a cocktail area by the fireplace. and a small home library. Although this room is designed in white and light colors. all the materials are low-maintenance and easy to clean. A chalkboard is mounted behind the large sectional for messages and scribbles.
Another benefit of floating shelves: they fit almost anywhere. Place them in nooks. over bookcases. under stairs. over the sofa or even over doorways.Take stock of everything you ownLarge corner sofas like this one work well in small spaces.Take a look around your house and decide what you don't need. For instance. do you really need that huge decorative lamp.
The higher a light is hung. the more it's able to simulate natural light. Recessed lighting is a huge help in adding brightness. You don't have to limit that light to your ceilings. either. Build recessed lighting into cabinets to add even more warmth.Light curtains hung high on the wall maximizes natural light.2. Minimize your window coverings