How to achieve more seating in a small living room?

To achieve more seating in a small living room, we’ll provide a few designer tricks. Avoid overstuffed, or large scale furniture. It takes up a lot of space. Take the room below for example. The overstuffed chairs ┬áhad 8 1/2″ wide arms (x two) = 17″ of wasted space. Since they had a pair, that […]

What furniture layout is best if I have very little wall space in my living room?

When you have limited wall space, the furniture layout can be tricky. We suggested a new layout & new furniture for the living room below. The new layout had 6 advantages 1) As you enter the room, your eye is drawn to the beautiful window view! Your eye no longer “stops” at the back of […]

Should I get a sofa & loveseat set, or a pair of chairs? 6 pros and cons.

Are you trying to decide whether to get a matching sofa & loveseat set? Hopefully the furniture store won’t insist you purchase a “complete set only”. It’s often advantageous to pick & chose the pieces that you like best, rather than get a “matching set”. Here are 6 pros and cons of a sofa & […]