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Small Living Room Ideas for Entertaining Your Social Circle

Dealing with a small space is never an easy task.But when the space in question is represented by the core of your home, the living room area, the difficulty increases.It is the social node of any dwelling, able to convey that wonderful feeling of appurtenance and coziness we all seek and deserve to experience each day.There is no perfect recipe for tackling the issue of a small living room, but as with any other problem the process has to be understood and taken one step at a time, starting with the configuration of the space itself and with your personal expectations of the space.
Photo Credit: Francisco-Aguila
Easy to Do Small Living Room Ideas

Some of the best small living room ideas begin with comfort as the central theme, especially when you want to entertain the people in your social circle. Think about your space as a whole, picture it like a finished cake with multiple layers. The room dimensions, furnishings, lighting and accents are the ingredients you’ll use to create a wonderful place to enjoy. Create memories during the hours spent relaxing with family and friends, in conversations or entertainment activities.

Imagination Meets Functionality

The best living rooms are both functional and visually stimulating. They have many things that please the eye, encourage people to have fun or just relax in a casual way. It’s important to take the structure into consideration first before deciding how to furnish it. Look at the shape of the room; is it rectangular or does it have many corners" How many windows and doors does the room have, how high is the ceiling"
Once you have this information, the real fun begins. Small living room ideas can be big on style when you are willing to think out of the box. Don’t be afraid to break a few common rules about handling spaces that are challenging. Take the room pictured above that does just that by using a rich paint color on the walls instead of the classic white to bring a relaxed Caribbean mood to the room. Keeping the ceiling white echoes the color of the furnishings. To maximize the reflective power of the natural light use a semi-gloss or satin paint.

Socializing with Portable Furniture

Now think about how you will use the room. Keep in mind the size of your furniture when deciding which small living room ideas you want to use. In the setting in the photo above, the dominant piece of furniture is the sofa positioned opposite of the console table. These two pieces ?anchor? the setting, giving it balance. The chairs and accent tables add visual texture; while providing additional seating. A setting like this works great for a limited number of people.

On the other hand, if you are big on entertaining at home, then the furnishings you use need to be flexible enough to maximize the size of the room. There are some very interesting space-saving designs that make these small living room ideas a great way to use portable furniture. Think of fol...


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Fecha de publicación: 11-04-2016 21:46
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