When your living room is on the smaller side, ensure you are aware of the furnishings you are placing into that room. It's important never to overburden an inferior space with way too many furniture pieces or too big of furniture. The placement of furniture and area rugs in a tiny space is essential. In order to visually expand the space, keep furniture toward the walls. Clumping furniture too close alongside one another, or too close to the center of the room, will visibly shrink an already small space.
Choosing the right size rug is really important in a more compact living room. Using too large of any rug will wrap up seeming like the key floor, or carpet, in an area. Using too small of any rug can look like an afterthought and unplanned design element. You won't have the right influence on your decorating as a well-planned and planned rug. Essentially you should look for a rug that is large enough to hide the center of the ground, but not too large that of the furniture across the perimeter of the area rests fully together with it. If you alter the rug so that it covers more of 1 side of an area leaving exposed flooring on the other hand, you will again visually change the appearance of how big is the room. Small living rooms can be greatly increased by choosing and using the right area rugs.