By Mirtha Christianson. interior. Published at Sunday, August 26th, 2018 - 12:04:04 PM.
A large. comfortable sofa or sectional.Extra chairs. ottomans or beanbags.Lots of throw pillows.A rug. for lounging.A TV. and the accompanying accessories.A surround sound system to create a mini-theater experience.Video games. board games or other entertainment.A billiards table. a dart board. or other favorite lounge games.A small bar area. or a spot for refreshments.A play area for kids.A desk or table for games. crafts or homework.
With that in mind. we've created a first-timer's guide to hiring an interior designer. If you think you're ready to take the plunge. please continue. We've outlined what you need to know to determine if going the professionally designed route is right for you.Have realistic expectationsMost designers will tell you that. as much as we all love to watch home design shows.
If your home has a family room or den. we're guessing it's probably the most popular room in the house (after the kitchen. of course!). It's the perfect place to hang out. watch movies. play games. or just relax together.Want to spruce up your family room. or turn an unused space into a modern family room everyone wants to spend time in together? Here are some of the most popular elements in an inviting family room:
Here's some modern family room decorating ideas. for inspiration. They're stylish and polished enough for adults. yet fun and energetic enough to appeal to kids as well.Throw pillows. an area rug and large. graphic wall art adds color and life. his contemporary family room was finished in low-maintenance concrete surfaces—which can read as “cold”— but the colorful rug and funky seating brings warmth and whimsy back into the space.