If you are moving into your dream home and uncertain how to go about it, we are here to help. Whether you choose to live in a luxurious villa or a lavish apartment, here is a list of essential furniture pieces for every home that will make your space cosier, welcoming, and utilitarian.
One can never have enough space to house all the furniture they want to in the best of their sizes. Especially if you own a house that is compact, expandable furniture can be a real saviour. Your house may suffice for your family, but it is always wise to pick furniture that can be used to accommodate more people when the need arises. So, when you are picking your furniture for your new home- make sure you keep in mind its flexibility to host more people. A dining table that can be regularly used by four but can be opened up for host 6 people is definitely a wise investment. Likewise, the market is full of expandable furniture like sofa cum bed, expandable dining tables that are great furniture essentials for every home.
A trunk that can be used to store items and can be used as seating? Multi-functional items are on top of the list of furniture essentials for every home. A coffee table that can also store magazines, newspapers etc or a huge mirror with a hidden shelving space behind – multi-functional furniture is a great way to not only save space but economical too.
Floating and light shelves are a must in every new home. If you are moving into your new home, don’t forget to add sufficient shelves to display Knick knacks, store books and other light items. These eliminate the need of bulky storage units that take up a lot of floor space and can make the space look smaller too. You can add shelves both horizontally, and vertically making them very user-friendly storage options. They can be dismantled easily and replaced without much hassle making them a must have in every home.
Settees and Ottomans
One of those pieces of furniture that are making their presence felt rapidly in Indian homes are settees and ottomans. These plush, small seating ideas come with storage in them, making them an essential part of every home nowadays. You can use these versatile items as tabletops, for storage, or simply to rest your feet on them, if you aren’t using them as seats! How can something with such diverse use not be a part of your new home?
We all know of the obvious use of mirrors, but smart placement of mirrors can be a great incentive for your home. If you are shopping for your new home, don’t just go for the mirrors that are confined to your dressing areas only. Strategic placement of mirrors can be used to make a space look more spacious, reflect light making a space airier and focus on elements that you want to highlight and mirrors with unique frames and set up make for great accessories in your home.
We often believe that carts are only for the rich and luxurious home. But movable carts come in handy so extensively that you might just change your mind after this. These fun items are graceful, classy and very useful. From acting as movable breakfast tables to storage on wheels- carts can be of great use with a little creativity. They can be used as a movable bar, for office supplies, kitchen or even bathroom supplies.