Laurencia Alvarez December 5, 2019 Wood
Speaking of materials, coffee tables can come in a wide variety too. There are industrial ones in metal. Materials such as glass combined with either brass or steel offer a more sophisticated look. Whether it is oak, maple, cherry or walnut, wood has its own feel to it. Oak and maple are on the more casual side with walnut and cherry having a more formal look.
Many people shy away from glass tables fearing that the tops might crack easily and that every single fingerprint left will immediately show. While the latter might be true, the glass used in furniture today is able to take tremendous amount of weight. And glass table are such an update in style and elegance. So, if you scroll down and find a square wood and glass coffee table that you really love, don’t think twice.
Traditional wooden coffee tables have a warmth and richness to them that is unparalleled. They can either be crafted into intricate & elegant masterpieces or maintain the clean classic lines of traditional living.
Wood coffee tables have a very rich look to them that would really add to the overall appearance of any living space. What makes them so stunning is the different woods they are crafted from and the ways they can be styled through a variety of finishes, detailing, and accents.
Don’t fall under the assumption that having a coffee table is a basic requirement for all living rooms. Especially with smaller rooms where you want to leave as much floor space as possible to give the illusion of more space. If having a coffee table is only going to get in the way, and all you need it for is a handy surface for when you’re sitting on the living room sofa, there are other solutions available. Side tables can provide an out-of-the-way surface for drinks, phones, and books.
The coffee table in the living room is the anchor of your living room, making a design statement and functioning as a visual focal point. This is also one of the messiest surfaces in your home.