How To Choose The Right Coffee Table For Your Living Room

Choosing a table for the living room is one of the most important, but often overlooked decor decisions. Tables are referred to as a coffee table is often located in the middle and serve a very practical purpose in the living room. Without this table, we will have difficulty in putting your favorite beverage, decor magazines, remote control, and our gadgets.

The coffee table is arguably the one that can give the living room the most character. And usually the items of furnishings and decor accents from the homeowner, really reflect their personality.

The coffee table is the second most fun part of designing a living room after choosing a sofa. From marble to wood reclaimed, there are so many delightful coffee table designs to choose from.

Here are some guidelines and ideas to choose the best coffee table for your living room:

The Coffee Table Must Be Proportional To The Sofa

As a good rule of thumb, a coffee table that you buy should have at least half the length of your sofa, but not longer than the sofa itself. A coffee table length of three-quarters of the length of the sofa is very good in size and two-thirds of the length of the sofa is considered the most perfect size. The height of your coffee table should equal the height of your sofa chair, subtract, or add a few inches.

Selection Type Coffee Table Best For The Sofa

It depends on the type of sofa you already have! If an existing standard horizontal sofa, we recommend using an oval or rectangular coffee table. If the sofa is sectional or L-shaped, we recommend using a coffee table that is round or square to fit. Of course, it’s not too binding to follow these rules if you want a table … Read the rest