When it comes to furnishing a living room, there are simply too many options to list! There’s a reason that all of those furniture stores are as large as they are, after all. However, even though there are plenty of options, there are some choices you can make that will work better than others. For example, a sectional couch can be an incredible thing to include in your living room.
There are many reasons for this, not the least of which is the level of customization that will be available to you. With a sectional, you can determine the size, allowing you to more effectively fill up the space in your living room. However, there are other reasons. For example, with more and more homeowners knocking down walls and creating open floor plans, sectionals are more vital than ever. With them, homeowners can effectively divide the living room space from the other living spaces that surround.
Now, you may have a negative option of the sectional couch, preferring something a little more boutique. However, we’re here to change your mind. So, come check out these 23 living room designs with sectionals, and see what’s possible. We think you’ll see that a sectional couch could just be the one thing that your living room design has been missing!
1. Complementary Colors
In this bright and airy yellow living room, the brown sectional couch works wonderfully.
Note how the muted color of this L-shaped sectional couch complements that accent wall and art work behind it in this living room design.
3. Spacing Out
When you include a sectional in a larger living room, sometimes it can be a wonderful idea to float it in the middle of the space.
4. Getting Cozy
Alternatively, you can use a plush sectional to create a cozy smaller living room space within a larger open-concept room.
5. Contemporary Love
The dark tones of this large, low-profile sectional accentuates the wonderful contemporary vibe of this living room design.
6. Inverted Contrast
In this open-concept living room, a lighter toned sectional has been used to contrast the dark hardwood floors.
A sectional couch with wider seat cushions can really create a lounge atmosphere for your living room design.
8. Similar Spaces
The style of your sectional should, for the most part, match the style of your living room. Here contemporary matches contemporary.
9. Fill The Space
If you’re fortunate enough to have a large space for your living room, then going larger with your sectional can be a grand design idea!
10. Additional Functions
One reason that sectionals are appealing for living rooms is that they can afford a variety of functions – check out the reclining section here.
11. Leaving Possibilities Open
In this living room, two sectionals have been used. Should the homeowner ever want to, this space could be customized in a number of different ways.
12. Deep Leather
You’ve got to love the deep leather tones of this sectional, which sets itself apart from the brighter notes in the space.
13. Unique Shapes
With sectionals, you can sometimes create unique shapes. We love the extended right end of this contemporary living room example.
14. Throw Down
Sometimes sectional couches can have a sterile feel. This can be undone through the use of attractive and vibrant throw pillows.
15. No Match
Instead of using a fabric ottoman that would match the sectional, this homeowner uses a black leather ottoman. The effect is wonderful.
16. Do Your Research
There are some unique and attractive sectionals out there! Do your research and find something that fits the vibe of your living room space.
17. Defining Space
Sectionals are wonderful for large living rooms. They give you a way of defining and altering the sense of space.
The simplicity of this sectional’s design really complements the contemporary feel of the living room space that it occupies.
19. Small Space
Even in a small living room space, a sectional can work wonders. Plus, it gives you something that can grow or change over time!
20. Be Bold
Another way that you can combat the sterile feeling of a sectional is to select a bold color scheme for it.
21. Plush And Comfortable
If your living room is going to be a place for relaxing and television watching, then the more comfortable your sectional is the better.
22. Work With What You’ve Got
A sectional can work in most any living room. You just need to pay attention to shaping the space. Check out how the mirrored wall makes this smaller living room with sectional appear so much larger!