By: Isabella Rossellini
Choosing the perfect sofa color for your living area is not as easy as it sounds. Then, you do not need to be an interior designer for this task. All you need is a little research, creativity, and imagination. No homeowner likes to stare at a vacant space in his living room or look at the same old, shabby couch that needs replacement. The color of your sofa should not only match the overall design of your living space but also your personality.
According to an article published on https://www.huffingtonpost.in, sofa colors say much about your personality. For example,
if you prefer yellow, it signifies positivity and energy. You can give your
living room a burst of vitality by installing a sectional yellow couch and best
Color and patterns
Bright colors, as well as patterns, help in transforming
your living room couch into an awesome conversational piece. It also takes
center stage in the room. If you want a couch for your living area where guests
sit or family members gather, colorful sectional sofas will help that space
look more fun and inviting, and not drab or dull.
Based on the overall décor and lighting in your living room,
bright-colored sofas and patterned upholstery would add a perfect contrast if
you have neutral or white-colored walls or flooring. The extra colors in a
specific pattern will help in blending the other design components in your
living area. Then, make sure you choose a sectional sofa cover that
matches your couch and the overall design of the room.
Dark colors or muted patterns also help in hiding sofa
stains, if any, especially if you have kids and pets around the house.
When you are planning to use upholstery patterns or fabric,
you usually think of gaudy, aggressive, or uninviting patterns. Then,
contemporary sectional sofas, as well as upholstery design, can have
light-colored, subtle, and even attention-grabbing patterns that will not make
the overall living area overwhelming. If you have a bright-colored wall, choose
a subtle color pattern for your upholstery that gels with your living space.
Furniture location and direct
If you have a sectional leather couch, it’s a perfect piece
to amuse your guests. Then, if the room receives direct light of the sun, the
leather upholstery covering would begin to fade in a couple of months even if
you have a new couch. If you love leather, ensure that you opt for oil and wax
combination finishing protecting and enhancing the sofa color.
Sectional velvet sofas come in a variety of attractive and
saturated shades, but often damaged due to solar exposure. When it comes to
fabric upholstery and covers, they may last a little longer but will wane with
time. Therefore, you need to place your sofa away from direct sunlight. You can
also put your couch in a bright-colored room sans direct light exposure that
damages sofa covers or upholstery.
Use these tips and ideas to pick the best sofa color and
appropriate covers or furniture upholstery for your living room.
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