End tables for living room are often treated not as important as any other furniture in the room. Living room is a large space, mostly the largest space of a house where we spend a lot of our time together with family. All of family members really like to relax and spend time in the living room, or at least they should be. Based on the name, “living” room is where we live and doing things like watching TV program or DVDs, playing games, having a small talk, or even a family meeting. So, we can sum up the star of the room is the sofa, and of course, the big TV.
What about end tables for living room? Well, as I said before, the presence of this furniture is necessary but only have a little attention. Whereas, there are many functions of an end table. They are usually small and placed near sofa or corner of the room. We can use it to put and display memorable photos, books, magazines, glass, vase, lamp, and other item. At glance, end tables does not provide a substantial benefit, but the absence will make a living room look odd and less touch.
End tables can also be used as a furniture to embellish the room and add more harmony of the room design. Various models and forms of end table can be found in furniture stores. If you want to put it in the corner of the room, you may want to choose a square end table. But if you are going to put it next to the couch, you have lots of choices such as a circle shape, rectangular, or other unique shapes.
The most important thing is to choose the end table that has a similar height and width with the sofa arm, somewhere between the top of the arm and top of the seat cushion. You certainly do not want to have a table that is taller than the sofa arm. It is disproportionate and functionally uncomfortable to use. Please share your tips or anything regarding the simple way to choose end tables for living room.