How to decorate a modern 20-meter rectangular living room


Decorating your 20-meter rectangular room is something you have been thinking about for a long time and at this moment the conditions are in place to start. But there are still things that you are not entirely clear about. Give it a hygge or cozy touch ? Or rather opt for an industrial Nordic style ? How to decorate a rectangular room is not a difficult task. But take a look at this article, it is always good to get ideas.

How to decorate a rectangular living room

We start from the idea that we don’t have many meters available to furnish or decorate. Voucher. Now, a rectangular room is not the same as a square or a circular one. In this case, a rectangular one is quite grateful. And really, 20 square meters go a long way . If we talk about that we want to furnish a mansion-style space, no. But it depends on what we compare ourselves with, it is a luxury. We show you several examples that can inspire you.

Two different spaces in the same room. For example, an area with the dining table , and another with the entertainment area . If we make calculations: a two-seater sofa with measurements between 1.60 and 1.80 meters, a TV table and a dining table are plenty of room. You could even put a 3-seater sofa, which measures about 2 meters. You can put a vase or a plant to decorate. And you will also have room for a sideboard or showcase, which is very good for storing dishes, glasses or other objects that you use in your living room, and thus organize the room wonderfully.

bookstore for a living room

If you prefer a more open concept space , you can decorate a modern rectangular living room as you can see in the image above. If you place the furniture like this, you will create an ideal environment to meet with friends or family and enjoy your talks. Some points of light on the ceiling, and the coffee table on which to put some flowers or take an aperitif. You can break schemes and leave the television in the background, and devote more care to your concerns such as reading or music. To have your books nearby you will need a bookstore for a living room , which comes in many sizes and designs. There are even some that will help you to separate environments. As in the image you can see below.

Decorate narrow rectangular living room

Decorate narrow rectangular living room

If you use a modular living room furniture , it will take center stage and you will have a two in one , because you will decorate the living room and have storage spaces for glasses, magazines, electronic devices, the television or the music device. The measurements of a modular furniture range between 2 – 2.60 meters, approximately. You can place a sofa quite close to the wall, or like in this picture, you can use armchairs. You are the one who knows your needs: if you have more rooms, if you want to meet at home or away from it, and therefore what type of room you need.

living room furniture

If for example you have a living room with a fireplace, this can also become the star. The fundamental piece that dresses the room with elegance and a touch that differentiates your room from many others. It is another way of ordering the room. You can make it like the centerpiece, and place the seats around it.

And don’t forget …

Light

Light

If you have the opportunity to take advantage of the natural light, you are a lucky person. If not, we will always haveParis the light from lamps or spotlights. And in the examples that we have discussed before, you can easily put a floor lamp. Or if you prefer, you can use spotlights with ceiling lamps. If you have the opportunity to take advantage of the natural light, you are a lucky person. If not, we will always haveParis the light from lamps or spotlights. And in the examples that we have discussed before, you can easily put a floor lamp. Or if you prefer, you can use spotlights with ceiling lamps.

Mirror, mirror

Mirror, mirror

Another trick that will help you gain a feeling of spaciousness, using optical effects, is to use a mirror. Mirrors create a sense of depth. And it is already known that, sometimes, the optical effect is as important as the real space. And if it appears to you to know more about the decoration of other spaces in the house such as the hall, you can see our article of ideas to furnish and decorate your entrance with hallways .