Once the weather gets colder, we all love sitting at home close to the fireplace. A fireplace can create a warm, inviting and relaxed atmosphere. It can easily become a focal point of the living room, no matter of its design. And yes, there are fireplaces in versatile designs, depending on its style and materials used. Also, fireplaces can be placed in the middle of some wall or in some corner. Today, we would like to give you several clever tips of how to arrange the furniture around corner fireplaces.
Corner fireplaces are best choice both for small and large spaces. They maximize the space, leaving longer walls open for furniture placement. They can easily become the focal point of the room as well as an anchor for an extra seating area. Corner fireplaces can be quite versatile in design and materials made of, so you will for sure find the right one for your living room. They can be easily set in the living room, but you should make sure to choose the right furniture placement that will look good and function well. The following living room designs are just some of the many possible ways that you can get inspired from. Check them out!
Living Rooms With Corner Fireplaces
Although it can be tricky to design around corner fireplaces, you should make sure comfort rules. So, think about how you and your family will love to use the space. You should coordinate the colors of the furniture and fireplace. For instance, if you have a modern style, you can choose white both for fireplace and furniture. Or if you want to create a warm mood in the living room, you can add a traditional fireplace. In this case, you can choose chairs, table or sofa in dark brown wooden material.
Arranging Furniture Around Corner Fireplaces
The best way to arrange the furniture around corner fireplaces is to lay an area rug. This will define floating furniture pieces that face the angle of the corner fireplace. Make sure to leave ample aisles for traffic, so that you can move freely around it. If the space available is not a problem, you can create a squarely arrangement centered on the fireplace. And if your living room is a small one, you can choose some swivel chairs that can be set in front of or next to the fireplace.
If you want the fireplace to stand out from the rest of the room decor you can choose it to be with a different texture or materials. A stone fireplace will definitely pop out from the rest of the room decor. Or you can match the fireplace with the rest of the room decor, but choose to decorate the area above it with some impressive art or some eye-catching mirror design.
Corner fireplaces are perfect for both small and large spaces. Tell us in the comments if you would love to have one such fireplace in your living room too. Thank you for reading and don’t forget to stay up to date with the content of Top Dreamer to find many other decorating tips for your home.