By Alyssa Conde. interior. Published at Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 - 09:35:12 AM.
A small sofa could go under that awkward outcropping. That corner behind the chair could be home to a floor lamp.Unused floor space under the stairs? Get creative! We've seen everything from chairs and reading lights. customized bookshelves. foldout desks. and TVs added to this space. Of course. a much more common (but much less fun) use for this space is basic storage.
You can add new legs to couches and dressers. lifting them off the ground to add more breathing room around your furniture. Swap out clunky desk. coffee table. and dining table legs for something that can carry the weight of your furniture without adding visual weight to the room. like hairpin legs.Plants add vibrancy to any room.6. Decorate with plants
And. like most owner-builders. you probably had the chance to choose some of your home's options. Still. from carpet to paint color. cabinet finish to lighting fixtures. production builders keep costs consistent by offering only a few choices for each detail of your new home. Even after choosing your favorite options.
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.