Want to relax after a long, hard day at work? Children tired after a hectic day at school? De-stressing can only be completed by having a comfortable space at home where you and your family can unwind properly! Are you not imagining your own sofa? If you’re not thinking of it then is it time to purchase something new?
Top things to consider when buying a new sofa are:
1) What are you going to be using your sofa for? Everyday activities such as reading and unwinding or in a more formal setting? Also, who will be using the sofa? If there are members of the family that are very tall or someone who finds it harder to get up from lower seats, this will need to be thought through.
2) Consider the shape of the sofa. The sofa that may look good online or in store may not suit the layout of your living room. Take a picture with you when looking at the sofa, will it fit in? You do not want it to overpower the room! Measuring the size of the room in comparison to the sofa can allow you to understand how much floor space you will have after the sofa has arrived.
3) Do you know which fabric want? Sofas with heavier fabrics are easier to clean and look great, however textured fabrics tend to show less wear and tear. Leather seats also provide a sleek look which provides longevity, meaning you would not need to replace the sofa any time soon after purchase!
4) Last but not least, choosing the colour of your sofa can be one of the hardest choices. Heavily patterned, neutral as well as bold, statement colours are the main choices that can be found when looking at colours. You need to decide what suits you and your lounge the most!
After deciding all of these factors, the only sofa you will be imagining after a stressful and long day will be nothing other than your own.