Interior design can be the difference between a comfy and cozy space for your family, and an unwelcoming room that rarely gets use. This article will provide some subtle yet common sense interior design tips and ideas for your family room.
Ideas for family room interior design can be challenging because the family room should be a place to relax, but it is also many times a major focal point within a home. It’s where family members and guest spend their time visiting and enjoying each others company.
All interior design boils down to each individuals preferences, so we suggest you start with colors and textures you find appealing and then work on your family room interior design by mix and matching colors and textures to find the perfect harmony.
As you will see in our gallery below, some staple of amazing family room interior design are:
A great focal point.
This can be achieved with a mirror, portrait, wall art, or even antlers hug over a fireplace or cabinet. Another ideas to achieve an beautiful focal point for your family room is a unique piece of furniture like a piano, armoire, or custom art piece.
The right coffee table.
Choose a coffee table that stands out and quickly establishes the theme behind the rooms decor. This can be dark rustic wood, simply black, or even a coffee table with glass or tile. Don’t forget to add some decor accessories on top of your coffee table for maximum impact.
Fireplaces can make all the difference.
While not everyone can afford to reface their fireplace with custom stone, there are some great options with man made stone from manufactures like Eldorado Stone. A lower cost option is to consider beefing up your current fireplace mantle by layering different types of moldings found at your local hardware store like home depot.
We hope you enjoy our gallery of interior design pictures for your family room!
Interior Design Gallery
This naturally lit family room displays beautifully framed art on the walls and a beautiful pop of color with the blue throw pillows.
Natural wood floors and a small area rug. Nice large window around the room and a beautiful fireplace help complete the room.
This cozy space is a perfect spot for relaxing and having great conversation or relaxing with a good book next to this nice fireplace and wall of windows.
This family room is lined with gorgeous french doors and filled with an eclectic display for furniture pieces.
This beautifully decorated family room sits right off the dining room. A wonderful place to transition to after a delicious meal.
The detailing in this family room with the board and batten, the built in shelves and cabinetry and gorgeous wall paper is lovely. Topped off with a crystal chandelier and modern furniture to complete it.
These light airy walls go perfectly with the natural hard wood flooring. A large area rug with a pop of color and plenty of seating make this a perfect space for a large gathering.
The light colored area rug and furniture really pop on these dark colored hard wood floors. These oversized french doors really brighten up and complete the room.
The warm brown tones of this family room create a calming space to relax and unwind.
This beautiful, white sectional really pops off all the dark colors in this family room.
This family room and dining room combined display a perfect marriage of a rustic and formal feel.
Deep dark hardwood floor with a long, rectangle shaped area rug help lengthen the room.
The beautiful, stone fireplace and built in cabinets are definitely the focal point of this family room. The carpet provides a very warm, homey feel.
This large family room allows for plenty of seating with out feeling crowded. Custom, built in cabinets and an entire wall of windows!
Tile flooring all throughout. Dark, leather couches and black out drapes to keep the sun out if desired.
This is a beautiful blue and white combination room. Stunning french doors and large windows. Custom fireplace with built in television and gorgeous detailed ceiling.
This family room showcases an old fashioned yet modern look. The soft blues and yellows combined with the bright white custom cabinetry.
Dark hard wood floors with light brown area rug and light colored trim and walls. Pop of color and pattern with the red and zebra print throw pillows and decor pieces.
A sectional is the perfect choice for this space. The small accent rug helps to create a warm, homey feel.
This stunning family room showcases vaulted ceilings complete with exposed wooden beams and a custom, stone fireplace going clear to the top.
Neutral colors, cozy, blue-grey couches and a coffee table in between.
Beautifully detailed widows all around the room, large stone fireplace and exposed beams on the ceiling painted to match the fireplace mantel. Gorgeous custom touches in this family room.
This small living space has a beach house feel with the white and blue. Large area rug under furniture.
Beige walls with cream furniture keep this living room airy and open.
Black and white artwork with similar armchairs create a modern and subtle room.
A simple yet ornate fireplace with modern gray walls create and inviting family room.
A large panoramic window gives the illusion of a more open the living room.
Dark wood flooring with a small white area rug under coffee table. Couch and chairs facing each other make for a perfect conversation area.
A small yet cozy living room with red accents creates a room that is skillfully position for maximum space.
A fireplace bookshelf combination creates a stunning focal point for the room.
Interior design that is modern, many times encompasses stark colors with old textures.
This space combines shades of gold, light blues and purples for a stunning formal family room.
This small family room allows just enough space for a couple pieces of furniture to cozy up nest to a fire and relax.
A modern looks with lots of square edges. Dark brown and white color combination with teal blue for a pop of color.
This modern, black and white family room is simple yet formal and elegant.
Gorgeous, custom stone fireplace, vaulted ceilings with exposed wooden beams, chandelier hanging from the center. Beautiful french doors open out to an outdoor retreat.
Natural light wood flooring and vaulted ceilings with exposed wooden beams. Large windows and doors all around the room
This family room is stunning with it’s detailed windows, french doors and ceiling. Oversized furniture with throw blankets and pillows.
Large, stone and tile combination fireplace with a custom mantel. Natural wood floors with a large area rug under furniture.
Hard wood floors, stone fireplace, recessed lighting in the ceiling and nice big windows.