If there is one place in the house that is filled with people, it will be the living room and the furniture that is used here most of the time is the sofa and the matching living room recliner chair. Family members come and go, reading magazines, watching TV, and they sit and sleep and lounge over living room chairs that they really are prone to wear and tear.
There are a lot of options when you want a new living room chair. Since you probably have a sofa already, you’ll want to find a good set of living room chairs that will complement and go well with your sofa. Adding chairs to the room actually gives dimension to your overall furniture design and it helps create a nice hub for conversations in your home. You want your oversized recliner chair to complement your sofa but it doesn’t necessary mean that you need to get one of the same color and design. Coordinating the color and the style between your sofa and your living room recliner chair will make your living room homey and well coordinated. The material is not also imperative to be the same but it would be better if your living room chair is the same as the sofa so you can apply the variation to other smaller fixtures like on the rugs or wall designs.
A good living room chair should be able to provide you support and comfort as a substitute when the main living room sofa is already occupied.
You also need to check the overall look and style of your living room. If your living room is a bit formal, or used only during special occasions, look for a living room chair with an upright back. But if the overall ambiance is casual, then your living room chair should be leaning to lounging chairs like recliners.
Among the many available choices for a heavy duty recliner chair, you really need to make sure that your style and space are well-considered. Now, aside from the living room chair itself, you also have to consider if you will get an ottoman with it. Again, this would depend if you have a formal or a casual set up. If the living room is used for lounging or for relaxing and reading, make the most out of your living room chair by having an ottoman with it so you can put your feet up in total relaxation. Or, your ottoman can also have a dual function as a coffee table and also as an additional seating for guests and friends.