Nowadays, small dining rooms are common in many homes and other apartments don’t have a dining room. Furnishing these small dining spaces is a little bit difficult, but now there are smart styling furnishings choices can be used to make the small dining spaces look attractive. And the following are some styling techniques that help you to best use the small dining spaces:
Built-in Seats: Place built-in benches in the small rooms to save space. Placing the built-in seating in the corner offers extra seats and also makes the room look larger. You can place an oval or round table in the room if space allows.
Dramatic Look: You can create a dramatic style statement in a small dining space by playing with the scale to achieve your desired look. Choose a large high-back bench surrounded by a two small chairs. Center a round table in the middle of the room and install some classy fixtures to complement the overall look.
Purposeful: If you have an extremely small dining space, you should choose multi-functional furniture. Choose pull-in chairs for your small round table, they can be used in doing other activities such watching TV on working on a computer and the.
There are some types of tables can be used for small dining spaces:
Folding Tables: They save much space when they are not in use.
Convertible Dining Tables: They can be converted into other forms of furniture such as games tables, sofa tables, etc. They are space saving and multi-functional.
Drop Leaf Tables: They look like folding tables. When leaves are folded they are not completely flat and also they can’t be set aside after use.
Gateleg Table: They are a combination of convertible and drop-leaf table. They have drop leaves on the two sides. Their legs can be swung open from the flooded position to offer the support for the drop leaves.
Below are some tips to help you in choosing your dining table for small space:
– Consider durable and strong table to withstand the tear and wear.
– You can use antique pieces for small spaces but choose ones with strengthened material.
– Choose the table according to your needs, if you have a small family choose round table. On the other hand, Gateleg or drop leaf tables can be a good choice for large families.