The center of a house is its living room and how can a living room be lively when its furniture isn’t heartwarming? Have furniture in the middle, spread some rugs and have a coffee table. That seems to be a step towards the living direction.
Every living room has a focal point. It's the spot that begs attention when we first enter the room. Designers Alison Vanderpool and Ariana Villalta of The Elegant Abode suggest starting there. "Make sure you always start with a main focal point and begin placing furniture from there," says Vanderpool. "Don't be afraid to have your furniture placed in the middle of the room. READ MORE