Family Room Ideas and Inspiration

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So you're thinking about decorating your family room? Well, congratulations — you've come to the right place. From small family room ideas to the perfect communal gathering spots for movie night, we've got all the inspiration to keep your loved ones together. Oh, and we've got tips for furniture, decor, and lighting too. These ideas will make lounging, snacking, and gaming a possibility every night of the week.

Family Room Interior Design Styles

Just because your family room is designed with everyone in mind, doesn't mean that you need to pull back on your decor. We know that interior styles can be overwhelming, but a modern family room should really work with the rest of your home and personal taste. Stuck on where to start? You can find all the inspiration for everything from midcentury family room ideas to coastal family room layouts. You're welcome!


Family Room Wall Ideas

When it comes to colors, it's important to remember that family rooms are often the most-used spaces in our homes. They need to be good for all members of the household and suit everyone's personality. Will it be a fun zone or a place for unwinding and watching television? Try these family room paint color ideas to get you started, and check out these family room wall designs for something a little more out there.

Family Room Furniture

The furniture in your family room should be both aesthetically pleasing and functional. You need to be able to accommodate everyone as well as store items like board games and unsightly electronics. From dreamy sectionals to clever storage ideas, there's plenty to think about. And don't forget — a simple refresh of your furnishings could make all the difference. Need a hand with the configuration? Our family room furniture layout ideas will help you out.

Family Room Decor

Your family room decor can also bring your personality to the space. Whether that's with hanging wall art, cushions galore, or the right rug, here's your chance to get your family involved. Have a bit of fun with your accents! Try you hand at a DIY macrame hanging or get the kids to create these easy, homemade prints for the walls.

Family Room Flooring Ideas

As far as family room flooring ideas go, the sky is the limit. Think about how you use the area and whether you want it to stand out from the crowd or blend in with the rest of your home. This space is likely to be high traffic, so your main priority might be ensuring the base material is durable and long-lasting. This flooring guide can make your decision a little easier.


Family Room Window Treatments

With these multipurpose areas located anywhere from the basement to the attic, it's no wonder that window treatments for family rooms are so important. From luxe curtains to vertical blinds and patterned Roman shades, your aperture coverings give you a chance to finish off the look. Don't fret; these family room window treatment ideas will help you dress the space in style.

Great Places to Shop for Family Room Furniture and Decor

Pottery Barn


West Elm

Effortless Composition



Lulu & Georgia


Restoration Hardware