By Roderika Amalie. Dining Room. Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 12:42:39 PM.
Functional Considerations. The way you use this furniture will determine what you need. For example if you like to have large family gatherings but your immediate family is small you will need to have a table that will expand with extra leaves to accommodate guests. An additional option could be a circular drop-leaf table that expands out for more people and folds down for smaller groups. If you like the intimacy of a round surface for small gatherings around a meal choose a circular design.
Second-Hand. If buying new dining room sets does not appeal to your taste there are many wonderful options available in the classifieds or at vintage stores. A bruised and battered table and chair collection can be revived with some sandpaper and a few coats of lacquer. Or if you prefer the more rustic look you can leave the scratches and nicks on the piece.
Dining Room Decor. Light colored or White colored walls will make the room look bigger while in the event that you have an especially substantial room darker colors can make it seem closer. Attempt to decrease bright primary colors: it is fine to have one brightly colored wall if the others coordinate with a more quieted pastel shade yet an excess of color is not for the most part suggested for a dining room.