powered by
Need help with the family room..
February 18, 2013
The shape is rectangular rather awkward to make nice and comfy. Looking for suggestions for seating arrangements and also, wondering opinions on end tables, I have to lamps and need to end tables, design wise...do both tables need to be identical, or is it best for one to be square and one circle . It is for the lamp with the darker shades. Thanks for feedback.
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Circle table is fine but you should use wall lamps instead of table lamps makes the room look more spacious!!
1 Like    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 4:22PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
can you take a picture from the other side of the room too please?and one facing the fireplace??as to the sidetables you can mixed them,why not??
    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 4:31PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Thank u... Here the the additional photos.
1 Like    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 4:34PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
No, the tables don't have to match and it doesn't matter what shape table. I would consider having similar lampshades on both lamps. I would also consider a larger table for under the television - one larger than the television itself and also hanging the drapes higher - just under the molding.
1 Like    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 4:53PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Jayme H.
The tables do not have to match, but it looks better if the shades do ...
2 Likes    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 4:57PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
A simple update would be to remove sheers and install new drapery panels at the ceiling. Flank each side of the fireplace with the red chairs placing your existing floor lamp beside the red chair to the right of the firreplace. Purchase a media cabinet for the TV. Remove the horns over the fireplace and replace with artwork. Purchase throw pillows with pops of red and add a small coffee table.
1 Like    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 5:41PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
thank you for the additional photoos,in the meantime they all came up with good ideas,is there an end wall behind where the chairs are or door to another room,if it is wall i would put the sofa there with a shelf behind to put the lamps on and put the tv on the wall opposite the fireplace then the chairs and coffeetable on the wall with the door in the corner near the window,will you try them and show us pictures again!!??even if you cant buy any thing yet moving the furniture around will give you a good idea..
    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 3:39AM
Sign Up to comment
Related Discussions
Need help with my family room, please
Please help me design the layout plan for my family...
Need help accessorizing my family room
We recently redecorated our family room. I'm horrible...
Need help in the Family room - maybe a designer
We want to plan out this space with the TV and surround...
need help for my family room/spare room
I have two rooms off my kitchen. One is a little bigger...
Need Help with our Family Room!
Hi! This is our first house and I'm so excited to decorate...
Miya Qiu
More Discussions
If Only I could blow this master bath up and start over. Help!
Wow, do I need help. Our house is going on the market...
What do you think about Sheet Vinyl?
Here at Allan Rug we carry many types of flooring and...
Allan Rug Company
HELP!! How do I decorate this wall and shelving?
We had this console made especially for this wall and...
Improve the exterior of this house
How would you improve the exterior of this house? ...
Kitchen remodel
Open kitchen dining room and den! Need to coordinate...
People viewed this after searching for:
The content on this page is provided by Houzz and is subject to the Houzz terms of use, copyright and privacy policy.
Copyright claims: contact the Houzz designated agent.