Houzz’s 3 Most Popular Living Room Styles of 2019

December 27, 2019

Living room layouts enabling greater social interaction, as well as design accents like built-ins, were big trends this year. Houzz, a popular home remodeling site, recently rounded up the living room and family room photos uploaded to its site this year that the highest number of users saved.

1. Shiplap: Add visual interest with shiplap to a wall otherwise overtaken by a large flat-screen TV.

Houzz living room photo

© Leslie Cotter Interiors











2. All about built-ins: Add organization, displays on open shelving, and a bar for entertaining.

Houzz living room photo

© TRG Architecture + Interior Design











3. Well-situated sofas: Float the sofa so it’s not right up against the wall; for example, try using a console table directly behind the couch to give the living room some breathing space.

Houzz living room photo

© designstiles


The Top 10 Living Rooms and Family Rooms of 2019,” Houzz.com (Dec. 26, 2019)