F- Furniture

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Furniture brings life to your room. If done right, it creates a pulled-together look for your room. Hence, it is crucial to pick the right one for your home. From comfort to style, everything matters in this case. So, how to choose the right furniture for your home?

Understand Your Space

Buying furniture is expensive. So, you have to read your space thoroughly before you head shopping. Understand the requirement of your room and make a rough drawing of what you need. If your room space is huge, do not hesitate to opt for a bigger sofa or furniture piece. Investing in small pieces will lead to adding more furniture to fill the space, hence making the room look cluttered. Having a drawing of what you need would help you pick the right product when exploring the markets.

Decide on What you Really Need

Warning! Furniture is tempting and you are most likely to fall in love with almost all the pieces on the display window. So, before you flood your mind with numerous options, it is always recommended to decide on your needs. If deciding for your living room, understand the number of seats required before you go hunting for a sofa. Do not just buy stuff for their look. Understand their requirement for you and your space as well. Furniture with storage would be an ideal pick for a small home while furniture like a bar counter or trolley would be apt to add if you have a large area to cover. Understand your furniture requirement to bring out the best look for your home.

Fabric and Design

The first thing that you would want your furniture to offer is comfort. Hence, always make sure to check the fabric and the material used when buying furniture. Your furnishings are something that you invest a lot into while they stay with you for years. Never compromise on the fabric and material of your piece. Make sure to get your furniture dry-cleaned regularly for them to have a healthy and clean look. If you have kids at home, I would suggest you opt for a low maintenance fabric, while you may later opt to get the same changed if you wish to.

Have a Statement Piece

There should always be a hero in the room. And what could be better than having a hero furniture piece? Adding a rocking chair, a recliner, or simply a bright coloured sofa has the power to bring wonders to your decor. Furniture has the potential to transform your space. Hence, always make the most of it. To get a chic look, you may add a furniture piece with a quirky print, teaming it up with solids. Fixtures like chandeliers also could help you transform your room completely.

This blog is a part of my Home Décor series for April under the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge.