Published at Wednesday, July 19th 2017. by Orlene in Sofas Center.
The style of your sofa should complement the style of your house and your existing furniture. It should also function in a way that suits your lifestyle and functions for you. Buying a low-line, sleek sofa that looks great in the showroom amongst contemporary furniture is great if you have a modern home. But if you really prefer a comfy, cushioned seat that you can sink into, keep looking for the one that will suit you and your home.
Chesterfield: These sofas are known as "The King of sofas." They are seeking high popularity because they provide a huge amount of style and comfort to every home they are kept in. These type of sofas are available in the form of sectionals, armchairs, and casual sofas. They are crafted with various types of fabric including velvet and leather with every color that you want for your living.
After acknowledging the right size of the sofa, you need to have a frame check. The frame of that sofa should be sturdy and strong. The frames are generally made of either wood, metal or plastic. If it is made up of wood, then ensure that it is made up of solid wood. The sofa should not wobble on the corners. You also need to check how the edges of the frame are held together. They should not be glued but attached with the help of screws and bolts. This will make the joints stronger and more reliable.
Sectional Sofas: These are the most demanded sofa sets these days. They are multi-piece sofa sets. They are divided from three to five pieces according to the size you require. Because of its high demand, they are crafted with n number of colors, prints, fabrics and materials. They are easy to shift and easy to organize. The two most common configurations of sectional sofas are L-shaped for the corners and U- shaped for a corner as well as center. Sectional sofas are not just for living rooms, but if you go for two to three seater sectional sofas, they can be placed in your bedroom as well.
When purchasing a sofa, it is easy to get confused or frustrated at the sheer range of colours, materials and styles, not to mention the various levels of quality and pricing. Be careful not to make a decision on impulse or out of frustration. Here are a few tips to make the process simple and ensure that you don`t end up regretting your purchase.
It is crucial that you measure your space and work out the ideal size that your sofa needs to be. Think about how many people you need to seat regularly and where the best placement in the room would be (keeping in mind doorways and other furniture pieces). It`s a great idea to measure your current sofa to get an idea or alternatively, measure out on the ground with masking tape or newspaper different sizes. This will help you visualise the item in the room and how you move around it. Secondly, even though it may fit within your required space the overall proportion will impact the look within the room.