3 tips to choose the right sofa

The sofa is the centerpiece of a living room. Before buying one, there are several criteria to consider when choosing it. Choice of size, material, lounge configuration… Focus on the 3 tips to follow to choose the right sofa.

CHOOSE YOUR SOFA ACCORDING TO THE CONFIGURATION OF THE LIVING ROOM

Small, large living room, rectangular, square… The first thing to consider when choosing your sofa is the size of the living room but also the configuration of the room. Obviously for small lounges, we opt for a two-seater sofa. The good idea: combine it with an armchair, the corner sofa can also find its place in a small living room as long as it is placed in a corner so as not to obstruct traffic. As for the large lounges, you will have a wide choice: a large corner sofa, a straight sofa with three or four seats, a panoramic sofa…

CHOOSE YOUR SOFA ACCORDING TO YOUR USE

What type of sofa do you need? You will make your choice according to your daily use, your lifestyle, your desires… If you need an extra bed, think of the sofa bed or the snuggle chair. Do you have young children, animals? Choose strong and durable materials.

The good idea: think about saving space. Some sofas offer storage, perfect for storing blankets, pillows, sheets…

CHOOSE YOUR SOFA ACCORDING TO YOUR DECOR

Sofa in fabric, leather, beige, black…? The sofa remains the centrepiece of the living room. Its aesthetics are very important. Therefore, remember to take into account the type of coating of this one. Velvet is very fashionable, you will find some in several colors. Cotton remains affordable in terms of price but is quite dirty. Leather ages well but remains quite expensive and fragile. As for synthetic fabrics, they are on the rise! Resistant, you will be spoilt for choice of model level, color….

Are you looking for the couch of your dreams? There are many second-hand sites where you will find a wide choice of vintage or contemporary sofas. Enough to redesign your home to be at the forefront of the trend, without spending too much!