Have you recently moved into a new home or apartment? Or perhaps you are tired of your living room’s current layout, and you are considering rearranging your furniture for a fresh look. Specifically, are you looking for couch and loveseat arrangement ideas?

Sometimes getting your couch and loveseat arranged in the right way can feel a bit like a puzzle. But with a little bit of planning, you can ensure your furniture will fit perfectly.

Here are some ideas on how to best arrange your couch and loveseat or sofa and loveseat. Fortunately, you don’t need to be an interior designer to make the most of your space. 

A light brown sofa set in a living roomBarriers

If you have one large living space that has a few different uses, such as part dining room and part living room, use your couch or loveseat to be a border between the two areas. That way you can have a designated area for each space.

If you have a sofa that is a different color than the dining set, or you put down an area rug that also has a different color scheme, you can create an even clearer barrier. This can have a big effect on small living rooms, in particular.


When deciding where to place your couch or loveseat, take a close look at the room’s shape. Usually, the shape will lend itself to a natural seating arrangement.

Make sure the furniture is placed along the room’s natural lines and that it is slightly set apart from the windows and doors, so they don’t obstruct paths.

If you place the couch and loveseat along the outer border of the room, it will allow for more space for people to move around and mingle, and it won’t make the space feel small or constricted.

White sofa set in a living roomAngles

If you have other furniture, like a recliner or armchair, consider placing it at an angle. This helps break up the lines of the room and creates a little bit more visual interest when you or your guests are in the room.

Shapes, arrangements of sofas and chairs, coffee tables, side tables, and other focal point furniture pieces can have a big effect on your home’s floor plan and how the room feels. Consider sectional sofas and accent chairs to provide additional seating areas to your wider living area.

In addition to couch and loveseat arrangement ideas, we can help you find a completely new look for your living room or family room. Visit our showroom at Broadway Furniture today to learn more about how we can make your home comfortable and stylish with a new couch, loveseat, or recliner, so you can enjoy it for years to come.

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