Boulder Creek hardwood furniture living room set

Improve Your Living Room Layout:
Ideas from Your San Antonio Furniture Store

The living room is often the center of our homes. It is the space where the family gathers to talk after holiday dinners, to enjoy board games or watch sports on the weekends, to entertain guests in your home, and more. It is an important room that can serve many purposes.

For that, your living room should be comfortable enough to relax in and attractive enough to entertain in. With Amish furniture, you can accomplish both!

A Place to Get Comfortable

Most of us enjoy our living rooms by relaxing in them. To enhance your relaxation time, family time, or time spent with friends, having comfortable seating is a must. The type of seating you choose can be based on how many people you expect to seat, what type of space you have, and whether you’re matching other furniture in the room.

Couches for Plenty of Seating

If your home is the one family and friends flock to at Thanksgiving, having plenty of seating in your living room is important in order for everyone to enjoy themselves comfortably. A wide, comfortable couch is a great option for accommodating everyone.

Leather couches make great additions to living room sets for a variety of reasons. Leather furniture is attractive and comfortable. In addition, leather is quick and easy to clean after your guests have gone home.

Your Favorite Armchair

If you’re looking to relax with your family in your living room more than entertain in it, cozy seating is a great option. There are many different ways to make your living room a cozy, family friendly space, from comfy couches and loveseats to classic armchairs.

To make your living room space extra comfortable, use a reclining armchair. Armchairs that recline are a great place to relax while chatting with family, or to lean back while watching your favorite film. One of these can quickly become your favorite seat in the house.

A Place to Entertain

As often as it is a place for comfort, your living room is also usually the entertainment center of your home. Whether it’s board games, charades, watching a movie, or just listening to a favorite CD, your family entertainment is centered in the living room. To accommodate your entertainment needs, check out these living room furniture options:

A Full Entertainment Center Wall Unit

If your entertainment equipment needs some space in your living room, a full wall unit such as the one featured in our Georgetown Entertainment Room set, is for you. Wall units have a variety of useful features.

Most full wall units include a space for your television that the whole room can easily view. In addition, many wall units include several storage options. Some have attached side shelves that can hold books, DVDs, board games, or anything else you need it to, along with cabinets as well.

A Stylish TV Stand

For when you need an entertainment storage solution, but not a full wall unit, TV stands are the perfect fit. These fine hardwood stands come in many different sizes and styles, so that you can find the best one for your home.

TV stands, or media cabinets, have plenty of space for a TV to be displayed on top of them with room for storage. The storage space can be designed in different styles, such as spacious cabinets or roomy cubbies and shelves for organized storage.

A Place to Rest

After everything is said and done, beyond being a place for guests, beyond being a place for entertaining, your living room is a place to rest. When a long day is done, you can escape to your living room, settle into your favorite recliner and prepare to relax for an hour or two. To make your relaxation more comfortable, make sure you have a place to set things on hand.

The Perfect Coffee Table

Your coffee table can become the focal point of your living room if you want it to. There are many options when it comes to coffee table designs, so you’ll be able to find something that fits your space perfectly and completes your living room.

Some coffee tables are open underneath providing a little storage or an attractive space to display knick knacks. Other coffee table designs include built in storage cabinets to help you organize your space. Some coffee tables are even upholstered. The choice is up to you!

Helpful Side Tables

While your coffee table may be the main focal point of your living room space, you may need additional table space in the room in order to comfortably accommodate everyone. For this, subtle side tables are a great choice.

What sort of side tables you get can depend on how you plan to arrange them in your living room. Some families prefer having a long table positioned behind the seating area, such as along the back of the couch, while others prefer smaller tables that easily fit beside chairs.

Why Choose Amish Furniture

Amish furniture is some of the highest quality, unique furniture that you can find, for several reasons.

Amish furniture is not only 100% American-made, but the materials used in the furniture are sourced from the U.S. as well. Amish craftsmen tend and choose the actual hardwoods that will be used in their furniture creations. When you bring home Amish furniture, you’re not only getting some of the most beautiful furniture available, you’re also supporting American families.

In addition to being American-made, Amish furniture is handmade by Amish carpenters. These craftsmen use time tested techniques to create furniture of which every piece is unique and built to last for generations. Amish furniture uses only natural hardwoods that will continue to look classic and beautiful through years of daily use.

Ready to create your perfect living room setup? Visit Amish Oak in Texas at either of our locations in San Antonio or New Braunfels, TX. We’re always happy to help you find the next perfect piece of Amish furniture for your home!