How to arrange the living and dining area?



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Reader's question

"How can I arrange the living and the dining area in a large room. There is also a fireplace (see floorplan)?"

Our answer:

We propose you two similar solution that both include, apart from the dining table and the sofas another furniture (a buffer or a bookcase)

1st solution

Divide the room in two areas. Arrange the living area near the fireplace and the dining area at the other side of the room. Place a divider (for example a bookcase) in front of the hallway, to seperate the main entrance from the living room.

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2st solution

Divide the room in two areas. Arrange the living room near the fireplace and at the other side of the room arrange the dining area. Moreover, place a large buffet at the wall, for the serving of the dining area. 

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