By Roderika Amalie. Dining Room. Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 14:11:39 PM.
Size Choices. The size of dining room furniture is one of the most important details to consider. Two factors will affect the size you choose: the size of the room and the number of people you wish to accommodate at the table. The first consideration will be the dimensions of the room because this will determine the size of the furniture. The shape of the room is another consideration because narrow dimensions may present a challenge for some sets. Select furniture that allows at least 36 inches between the outer edges and the walls. For even more comfort allow between 42 and 28 inches between the furniture and walls. Every person sitting around the surface should have at least 24 inches of space for comfort. If you really want everyone to feel at ease give everyone 30 inches of dining space. People will appreciate an extra 12 inches at the corners of rectangular tables.
In every home there are generally three major communal rooms in which people spend the majority of their time. The room where the cooking is done the room where reading and entertainment is common and the room where meals are eaten all see their fair share of use. Just as kitchen and dining room furniture has evolved to meet the needs of modern families so too have dining room sets.
Here are a few tips on dining room design including furniture and decor suitable for the more conventional home and family unit that needs to inspire welcomed guests.