Family Room Design Ideas : The OC Ranch Reno

I am so excited to be getting to the point in the OC Ranch Reno process to be planning the furniture and decor design plan! This house will be used as more of a vacation home, so the design plan is going to lean more toward a beachy/CA col vibe. I am such a visual person that I have a hard time doing anything without creating a design board. Whether for my own home or client’s homes. It is so helpful to put together a board of the basics so that you can get the overall feel of a space before you spend the money to put it together. These family room design ideas are no exception! Here is the design board for this fun family room:

Family room design ideas

 

The floors in this family room are a wide plank brushed white oak…so very light and bright.

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Do you struggle to keep your family room pretty and practical? Today I’m sharing my family room design and how I make it work for an active family of four.

Do you struggle to keep your family room pretty and practical? Today I'm sharing my family room design and how I make it work for an active family of four. #fromhousetohaven #familyroomdesign #livingroom #homedecor

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Modern Farmhouse Basement Remodel

If you’re new to my blog, then make sure to check out all of the posts related to my basement remodel! We’ve undergone such a huge transformation so if you’re looking for inspiration for your own family room design, then look no further. I’ve got you covered.

Family Room Design & Decor

After updating our flooring and remodeling the bones of our basement, it was time to think about decor. My favorite part. 🙂 I had three goals for this space.

  1. Kid friendly (i.e. less breakables and less stress for this
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Living Room Vs Family Room

It can be downright baffling to pin down the difference between two seemingly identical concepts. In the epic clash of living room vs. family room, is there really a clear distinction? As a matter of fact, yes.

Just as we discovered when exploring the nuances between modern and contemporary design, there’s a lot in a label. While plenty of people use the terms “living room” and “family room” more or less interchangeably, they actually aren’t the same thing — larger homes sometimes even have both — and it all comes down to how you use the space.

Living Room

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Along with the kitchen, the living room is the main common space in most family homes, but the exact nature of how to use it has been mysterious for a long time.

According to Joan DeJean, writing for the New York Times, living rooms started out as formal

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17 Best Small Living Room Ideas

If your living room or family room is cramped and cluttered, the last thing you’ll want to do is spend time in there. That is, unless you trick your eye into thinking the space is bigger than it appears. It’s not magic; it’s just smart styling. Get ready to Pin all these tips and transform your small space into a comfortable, stylish oasis for you and your house guests to hang out in. When it’s done, you’ll love the room so much that you’ll never want to leave it.

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Let The Light Pour In

If your living room has access to a ton of natural light, don’t block it out with dark curtains. Let light pour in to make the space feel more airy and open. Even if you don’t have large windows and tons of sunlight, choose lighter shades to maximize the light you do have. Semi-sheer shades

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15 Amazing Furniture Layout Ideas to Arrange Your Family Room

There are some things to consider before you arrange the furniture in a particular space at home, such as the function of the room, the activities you are going to do there, and most importantly the size of the room per se. In the case of the family room, obviously, you are going to use it for a family gathering and other family-related activities that are possible to do together inside the home like watching television or playing games. But how can you arrange your furniture and other stuff to accommodate all that indoor family activities you may plan on having every weekend? Take a look at these 15 family room layout ideas to help you out!

 

Facing the Fireplace

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This layout facing the fireplace as the focal point of the room. If you have any focal point in your family room, try arranging the furniture to face

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50 Family Room Decorating Ideas & Photos

Most families spend more time in the family room than any other room in the house. It’s also the room that your guests will likely see first and the most. That’s why it’s important to be intentional about designing a family room that is beautiful but also stays true to your personal tastes.

Whether you prefer a family room that’s modern, classic, rustic or global, you’re sure to find fresh ideas in the 50 photos we’ve compiled here. From small, personal touches to grand design inspiration, there’s something for everyone in this collection of family room ideas. Looking for more inspiration? Our personalized home decor includes throw pillows, blankets, canvas art and more to make your family room reflect your personal style.

Instructions: Click through the buttons below to sort by category. Click the photo for a larger view.

A backless couch is a unique and beautiful way to link

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20 Modern Family Room Decorating Ideas For Families of All Ages

If your home has a family room or den, we’re guessing it’s probably the most popular room in the house (after the kitchen, of course!). It’s the perfect place to hang out, watch movies, play games, or just relax together.

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A contemporary family room that has everything you need: entertainment, a bar, a media area for watching movies and lots of comfortable places to sit. Image: Jim Schmid

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Want to spruce up your family room, or turn an unused space into a modern family room everyone wants to spend time in together? Here are some of the most popular elements in an inviting family room:

  • A large, comfortable sofa or sectional
  • Extra chairs, ottomans or beanbags
  • Lots of throw pillows
  • A rug, for lounging
  • A TV, and the accompanying accessories
  • A surround sound system to create a mini-theater
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20 Family Room Decorating Ideas

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Helen Norman

Considering that you spend a significant amount of time in your family room, it has to be comfy and stylish. From a plush sofa to well-curated shelves, find out how to make your space one of the most inviting places in your home with these family room ideas. Below, you’ll find design inspiration whether your room is big or small, modern or traditional. Oh, and if you’re wondering what you can do with your old television or how to spruce up your fireplace, there are plenty of suggestions here.

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Pattern Play

Combining vibrant patterns is an easy way to bring a dose of playfulness into your family room.

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Well-Decorated Mantel

Make your mantel a major focal point with a brass wall clock, lush plants, and decorative objects.

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Textured Walls

Wall coverings, like grasscloth, can instantly

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53 Best Living Room Ideas

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Whether it’s a complete overhaul or a quick refresh, spice up the family’s favorite room with these pro tips.

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Colorful Light Fixture

Update an unattractive, outdated light fixture with a few coats of paint, round bulbs and pom-pom fringe for a whimsical touch. Strong colors overhead pull together the room’s eclectic vibe.

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Streamlined Shelves

Refresh your storage by taking the jackets off old books (load up at yard sales) to expose the stitching or covering your collection with coordinating papers.

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Tilted Mirror

For a laid-back look on your mantel, rest a sturdy style against the wall – no hammering required.

SHOP MIRRORS

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Lush Leaves

Fill any underused nook or corner with a big, ol’ houseplant and it can instantly become the personality-packed focal point of the room. Tuck the pot in a

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