A trunk coffee table is a great addition to any living room. Its unique design will be the center of attention for guests at your house. You can also make it an important element to the overall design and decor of your room. They have many uses other than just a place for you to set drinks. It can be a place to stash your favorite magazines, organize the remote control for your electronics or to display your fun accessories. There are several things to keep in mind while purchasing a coffee table. You should buy one that works best for your needs. Avoid buying a coffee table in the wrong size or wrong material.
Coffee tables come in so many designs and style. The trunk coffee table in particular is in a rectangular shape. If you are a person who loves to entertain guests, you are better off to go for a circular shape or elliptical shape coffee table instead because those are the kinds of coffee table that encourages guests to gather around. The trunk style of coffee tables are best to draw attention to the arrangement of your furnish. Trunk coffee tables with drawers also unify different areas of seating while also being a great place for storage. Coffee tables can be both decorative and functional.
The key to unifying your trunk coffee table to rest of the room’s decor is proportion. It should measure up to no more than two-thirds of the length of your sofa. You should also allow two to three feet between the coffee table and other furniture that surrounds it. The height should generally be around the same height with the sofa’s cushions in order to create a comfortable reach.
If you do not have a lot of space, the trunk coffee table may not be the right style of coffee table for you. Round coffee tables are better for small spaces because it is easier to walk around when the furniture surrounding it is closer than the usual. Wood is a great material for coffee tables because not only is it versatile, it is also durable.
When you have purchased a trunk coffee table, you should maintain its condition. This can be done by investing in coasters. They will maintain the condition of your coffee table because water rings always has its way to leave marks. It is not a big investment and it pays off in the long run.