Nichole Potier Sofas April 02, 2018 20:54:50
Today sofas come in literally hundreds of styles with endless choices of upholstery. You can order your sofa mail order through companies like Pottery Barn and Crate and Barrel. Most people will tell you that after style the most important thing they look for in a sofa is comfort. Choosing the right style of sofa to enhance your home is key. There are many different styles of sofa to choose from, but most manufacturers break them down into two distinct styles, traditional and contemporary. For instance, more traditional styles of sofa would include barrel back, English arm, tufted back, tight back and tuxedo.
As with any major purchase, shop around. Look around online at different sofa selections so that you can get an idea of what you want before you visit store after store after store. If you see a sofa doing an online search you should be able to find a store that sells that particular brand. Another great sofa option you may want to consider is a reclining sofa. It really is the best of both worlds. Sofas that are reclining sofas generally have two seats that recline, for maximum comfort. You can get a reclining sofa in most styles, contemporary and traditional.
Fitting into Your Home. The most important factor to take into consideration is the size of the sofa and the space you have available for it in your living room or the area where it would be standing, especially the width and the depth. Start by measuring the room and remember to also measure the doorframes and staircases your sofa should fit through when you bring your sofa home.
Multi Pillow Back or Scatter Back corner sofas. Multi Pillow Back sofas, also called Scatter Back sofas, have more back pillows than seat pillows. These sofas tend to sit softly and are often deeper than other designs. The back pillows can be arranged to accommodate people of varying heights. The pillows are tossed randomly across the back for a more casual look. Other choices of a primarily decorative nature include the base and arm designs. Base treatments include skirted, upholstered leg, plinth base and bun feet.
Loveseats And Divans: Loveseat is a two-seater sofa. This piece is particularly designed for couples. They can either be complimented with your living room furnishing or can be made a part of your bedroom furniture. They come in different designs like cabriole, camel back, etc. A Divan is a sofa without the back. It can be kept adjacent to the wall and then it can be accessorized with a set of pillows to provide you more comfort and make it look appealing.
Before buying a microfiber corner sofa you should start by measuring the largest piece of the set as well as the dimension of the corner where the couch is to be placed in. Their compact design often make these sofas appear far smaller than what they really are.