Published at Thursday, July 12th 2018, 03:02:11 AM. Oval. By Byni Cretu.
A coffee table can add more power to your house, besides providing you a proper place to relax while enjoying a sip of your coffee. Here are several steps that you have to consider for designing a suitable coffee table in your house, especially the living room.
Define your needsOur coffee tables have many functions in our houses. Some people might want to enjoy their coffee while the others only use it as a store for telephone, remote control, and other things. Knowing what you need will easily help you decide to take the smaller one or the bigger one.
Measure how longis your sofaIf you wish to match the sofa that you have with your table, you need to measure the sofa to choose the right table with lower or at least the same height. A good-looking coffee table isn't higher than the couch so it will look ergonomics and doesn't look clumsy
Select the right dimension of your future coffee tableIn your pleasant living room, usually the center of attention is the sofa, so it's better to choose the smaller table in front of it.The highest size of the table should be considered as 2/3 of the sofa size. However, when you choose whether too small / too big,still it's better to have the smaller one, don't let the combination of the sofa and table size imbalance.Other features that you may need to consider is the space between sofa and table. It has to be enough for one person walking without any difficulties and let them freely reach the items up off the table.
Match the table shapeEither it is oval, square or asymmetric, each shape will add different meaning in your pleasant living room.You can take the table with a tray or even wheels as you prefer it to be a multifunctional table. In addition, you can also pair it with your carpet, for instance, a rectangular rug and angular couch are perfectly matched to a round or oval table, it also gives a soft touch for your pleasant living room.
Select the materialsWhen it comes to picking the material, it depends on what style you want to make your pleasant living room likes. A glass and metal base table could bring the modern style, while the sculpture woody table will add the traditional style. Some family with children will be better to have the table that can handle scratches.
Mix and match with all living roomequipmentThe last but not least things that should be considered are when you ensemble all the living rooms’ furniture including the coffee table.Matching the color and shape of each furniture will make a comfortable atmosphere, a little help from an interior designer will very much helpful.