Every day, people sit on chairs, sleep on beds, and eat from tables. All these are items of furniture, the movable equipment of a home. At one time, furniture was handmade, so most homes contained anly basic, functional pieces.

A wide range of more affordable furniture became available when production was mechanized in the 19th century. Today, furniture design is largely determined by function, cost, size, and fashion.


Furniture made for use in a home is designed to be as comfortable as possible. Choices of shape and fabric let the buyer express personal taste. In office its usually plainer and more functional. Furniture is found outdoors in the form of litter bins, street lamps and bus stops. Our furniture takes up the majority of space and helps make your home feel lived in, welcoming and complete. Here is a list of different types that are used to complete your home.

Furniture in home According to function


  • Single seat
  • Chairs
  • Bean bags

  • Stools
  • Ottoman
  • Bar chair
  • Multiple seats

  • Benches
  • Divan
  • Sofa or settee


  • Beds like bunk bed, canopy bed..
  • Day bed
  • Head board
  • Toddler bed
  • Mattress
  • Hammock


  • Tables for board games, watching TV…
  • Home bar
  • Grahmaphone
  • Television set
  • Desktop PC’s


  • Cabinetry like pantry, cupboard, closet

  • Chest of drawers
  • Coat racks
  • Shelves
  • Plant stand
  • Safe

Furniture in our living room

The living or great room will likely be the main sitting area in your home. It’s important to choose everything that is comfortable and practical. It’s the focal point of your home. The ultimate gathering spot. The pressure is on, then, to create a space that is both practical yet beautiful, comfortable yet gracious.

  • Sofas: Fabric and Leather
  • Sectionals: Fabric and Leather
  • Sleeper Sofas: Fabric and Leather
  • Accent Chairs: Fabric and Leather
  • Chairs-and-a-half
  • Recliners: Fabric and Leather
  • Swivels & Gliders: Fabric and Leather

And, of course, your living room will need spaces for you to place a television, a serving tray, or décor. Some types of tables and shelving include:

  • Coffee tables
  • Benches
  • Accent tables
  • Bookcases and open shelving
  • Credenzas and consoles

Leave a Reply