The coffee table is one of those pieces of furniture one should have in the living room. And not only because it just belongs there! The coffee table is a must in the living room because of its beautiful look and its functional use. However, tables differ significantly from each other and it is not easy to find the right one for your own living area.
Solid wood table irresistibly captivates the view
A small table for the single sofa or a larger one that enhances the living room sofa? The design of the coffee table is crucial. But also the determination of the living room table is important. A table with its storage space provides much more comfort, because you not only have everything at hand, but can also exhibit different things.
Flowers, candles and various decorative elements find space on the coffee table and enhance the ambience.
Creative solution for the living room table
It is incredibly important to choose the table specifically. Because the coffee table can fit nicely in the interior, but could also form a nice contrast to the other elements there. Especially the living room sofa should be considered when choosing a coffee table. The table can differ significantly from the sofa, but both pieces of furniture can complement each other nicely and provide a perfect overall picture.
What criteria should be considered when choosing a coffee table?
There are many materials, looks and functions to choose from when choosing a living room table. Coffee tables can be eye-catchers in the living room, can be simply a supplement.
Super trendy and yet so functional is this coffee table!
Some modern models are even rotatable and adjustable. Should your coffee table be height adjustable or extendable or maybe both? The living room table has to be functional and used for different occasions and purposes. Therefore, we recommend that you take the following questions into consideration when choosing a coffee table. This is how you make the right decision for your own living area:
- How many places do you need?
- What would you use the table for? Do you need drawers and drawers?
- In which size would the table fit the sofa?
- Should he be low or higher?
- Does the coffee table have to be inscribed into the interior design or, quite the contrary, provide for contrasts?
- Should the table be equipped with many functions or have an aesthetic role in the living area?
The living room table can be very low and emphasize the sofa
Be creative and combine several small coffee tables
The material plays the key role in coffee tables
The material is indeed of great importance, because it depends not only price and quality, but also functionality and care.
If you want to use floating elements in the interior design, you need a glass table. The coffee table does not become the center of the room and you create a classic room look.
Stylish design in glass
If you are fascinated by attractive pieces of furniture, then you provide unexpected interior solutions. A pouf or other upholstered furniture could take over the role of the coffee table! If you want an extraordinary table, you could also rely on easy-care plastic.
Futuristic coffee table in white brings the living room to a higher level
Put emphasis on high quality coffee tables, then choose metal or wood! Metal tables are particularly sturdy, and wooden tables are also durable and have a warm look.
Select wood for the coffee table
To stage the table properly
In order to create a nice living environment in the living area, you should note the following tips:
- The table should have the same height as that of the surrounding seating.
- Keep a distance of about 45 cm between the sofa and the table.
- The length of the table should be half or one third of the sofa.
Combine several tables
A big coffee table or two of the same size? Both are possible in the modern living room! You could also combine several tables of different heights. To bring a few round coffee tables with different height dynamics in the room. A big advantage in this case is that you can easily hide smaller tables and thus save space.
Choose the coffee table in Scandinavian style
Combine gray and green
Rustic, classic or modern… With the numerous designs, all claims are satisfied and everyone will find what they are looking for! It is completely up to you whether you choose a simple coffee table or one with special additional functions. The main thing: you get a living room!