- Why the sectional is popular among the modern people?
There are some important facts why many people choose the sectional. In addition to family-friendly, this piece of furniture is also versatile so you can do anything on it either watching TV or reading books with lying position, leaning back, lounging, tucking legs, cuddling, and sit cross-legged.
- What the sectional types which is ideal for you?
One of the great reason why the sectional becomes so phenomenal is that since it is available in a many types. Thus, whatever the shape, size, and theme of your room, you always have the choice. What are they? Let’s see some that necessary to know before picking one!
- Based on the shapes.
The sectional is available in three shapes namely L, U, and semi-circular. You can see examples of each option in the following pictures.
- Based on the styles
You will find the sectional in all styles such as traditional, mid-century, coastal, cottage or country, contemporary, and modern.
- Based on the designs
It comes in five options namely stationary, modular, sofa or chaise sectional, reclining sectionals, and home theater style. The latter is perfect for entertainment or family rooms. Another best option for those rooms is the reclining sectionals.
- Based on the materials
In addition to providing a choice of comfort levels, the material also gives an impact on appearance. The leather is the great option if you are looking for classy look and superb in delivering comfort. Besides, you can find the sectional in faux leather, polyester, microfiber, chenille, velvet, wicker which is identically perfect for outdoor use.
Even though the sectional is commonly available in solid color, but you can find it in patterned choices from traditional stripes or floral to the geometric or plaid which is ideal for the modern rooms.
- Buying guides to get the best sectional design
In addition to the types that have been mentioned just now, the sectional still has some styles such as back style, arm style, and other notable features such as slipcovered and storage or console. Those are necessary to know to provide a harmonious effect between the furniture and the room’s layout, as well as comfort. Thus, you can choose which one suits your needs and tastes.
However, the comfort is apparently not only influenced by the style, but also the size of the furniture. In this case that will be very influential is the depth of the seat. A taller person would not be comfortable at all sitting on common sectional since she or he would sit on the edge of the seat while the legs are under the coffee table. Therefore, notably for those who are with high postures, are perfect to opt the deep seat sectional.
The sectional has regularly the 88 inches depth from the front-facing edge to the back side of the sectional. Nevertheless, you can find the deeper size. In fact, many sectionals are equipped with extra cushions backs, so the measurement of the depth stars from the back cushion to the front of the seat or called it inside seat depth. The thing you also really need to consider is the overall size such as height, width, and depth. Here, you will see the trendy small two tones sectional with three deep seats, square ottoman coffee table, and a pair of the cool side tables which works well in the small modern living rooms.