Room Arranging

Learn how to arrange living room furniture with these easy tips and savvy layouts. Whether your room is long and narrow or small and square, we have smart ideas for furniture arrangements that are versatile and will make the most of your space. Living rooms often have more than one function and arranging your furniture to suit these functions is key to a pleasing space.

9 Ways to Store More with Your Coffee Table

Turn your coffee table into a storage powerhouse with these simple organizing tricks. We have ideas for repurposing furniture, buying a storage-friendly design, and updating an existing piece to store more in your living room.
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7 Reasons Your Living Room Needs a Sofa Table

Why should coffee tables get all the attention? Give the space behind your sofa a little decorating love with these easy tips.
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Convert a Dining Room to a Media Room

Designer Barbara Brock transforms a rarely used formal dining room into a media room a family can enjoy every day. She reveals the elements that make a formal dining room a good candidate for this transition and unveils the secrets of arranging furniture and layering patterns to create an inviting atmosphere.
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Living Room Furniture Arrangement Ideas

Get tips for arranging living room furniture in a way that creates a comfortable and welcoming environment and makes the most of your space.
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Storage for Open Floor Plans

Love open floor plans but worried about how to include practical and beautiful storage? Worry no more: These homes offer trendworthy, family-friendly options for living spaces that work seamlessly together.
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More Room Arranging

Living Rooms with Open Floor Plans

Open floor plans are desired for their hospitable no-walls concept, but can present a few decorating challenges. Here's how to link different areas, define zones, add style, and establish flow in open spaces.
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Rightsizing Coffee Tables

Scale really does matter when you're selecting a coffee table for the living room. The formula for success: The coffee table should be one-half to two-thirds the length of the sofa.
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