Arranging the furniture
in the right manner ensures that the room area is
efficiently used. Arranging furniture in certain ways
highlights the furniture. But deciding how to arrange
furniture and how to make use of the space in a room
can be a difficult and daunting task. Given below are
a few ideas on how to arrange furniture in the living
room, bedroom and in a multipurpose room.
Before arranging furniture in the living
room, decide on what will be the focus of the room. Use the
focus as the central point of the room. Arrange furniture
opposite the object in focus.
The central point of the room can be
anything, the fireplace, the largest window in the room or
your home theater. The object of your focus should be fixed to
a wall so that you can arrange your furniture around it in a
Chairs should be placed within 8 feet of each
other, as it will encourage conversation.
Position a table in such a way that it is
easily accessible from every chair.
Keep a light source near the seating area.
When you place the coffee table ensure that
there is enough legroom of about 14 to 18 inches from the
Side tables should be at least as tall as the
arm of the chairs or sofa. This will ensure that serving is
When arranging furniture provide enough space
to move around the room.