Are you planning to move into your new home together with your family? On the verge of listing down the furnitures you’ll need for your new home? If you have a big and happy family, use below list of must-have furnitures as your guide in purchasing the next big thing inside your house:
1. Sofa Beds and Lounging Chairs
A bigger family means more visitors especially during special occasions, such as birthdays and Thanksgiving! Having a large sofa bed and more lounging chairs around the house will help in accommodating the visitors! Additionally, if you’re having a movie night or just a simple family gathering, a large sofa will truly being the family together in the most comfortable and intimate way. Lounging chairs situated in different areas of your home will also give family members an area to relax, read a book or just take a nap. As space consuming they might be, lounging chairs and sofa beds provide family members the comfort they should feel inside their homes.
2. Discussion Tables and Bookshelves
More family members mean that there are more small groups discussing different topics on each day – it can be homework or a school activity, a home or do-it-yourself project or even a family affair. Some kids even use these tables to study and snack on some food at the same time. If you want to develop a healthy and a conversation-friendly environment in your home, these discussions tables will surely help. Bookshelves on the other hand are multipurpose – you can use them to store books and even as storage for items such as boxes and picture frames. These two items are actually items that can be utilized in strengthening the relationship of family members.
3. Shoe and Coat Organizer
A woman can have as many pairs of shoes and coats as she wants, so how much more a family composed of many members? A shoe organizer is quite helpful especially if some members of the family are sharing the same shoes. Shoe organizers will ensure that there are excess shoe clutter stalling around the living room or any other area of the house. A coat organizer is also helpful if members are sharing coats. Importantly a coat organizer is an essential if you want to have your coats for a longer time. Proper storage of coats by hanging instead of boxing them will extend the life of its material.
4. Huge and Compartmentalized Cabinets
Huge? Yes, HUGE. Unless you have enough space for a room for each family member, a huge cabinet is necessary! More furnitures means more beddings, pillow cases and towels. Items which are commonly used by family members can be kept in a shared cabinet so that everybody has an access to it. Additionally, huge cabinets with great compartments is useful for members who share rooms. The compartments designate to a specific person using it or a specific item stored in that compartment. Compartmentalization is only efficient if one is maximizing its function so make sure to utilize it in shared rooms and areas. Lastly, such cabinets will also put each family members’ organization skills!