When it comes to home decor, homeowners face a variety of challenges, from small, cramped spaces to large rooms with tall ceilings. Each problem can be solved by selecting the right decor items that make the best use of space while also tying in to the decor scheme. One of the most common problems homeowners face is what to do with the space above a living room sofa. What you put over the sofa can help to fill the space in rooms with high ceilings or add a splash of color to otherwise dull walls.
Cubbies and Shelves
The most simple, unpretentious and least expensive way is to place all the books and vases in the living room on the bookshelves. Cubbies and decorative shelves are great items to hang on the wall over a living room sofa because they provide practical storage solutions for books, photos and decorative items you do not use on a daily basis. Use shelves of different size and shape to break up the space over the sofa and to keep the arrangement from appearing stiff or monotonous.
Modular hanging cabinets
You can find different designs cabinets that fit perfectly into the design of your living room. They may be of any length.
To install the wall niches will have to perform repair service, but you can be sure the result will justify all means. When designing wall niches, you can think in advance that it will be, and, in accordance with that determine its content and scope. For example, the niche may be just a decorative element, which will be posted pictures, or turn it into a real library.
Shelving above the sofa
If you have a small living room, where every inch counts, and make a great niche it is not possible, the ideal solution would be shelving.