Why Choose a Sectional for your Living Room

why choose a sectional for your living room

When you have a large family, or perhaps just entertain friends and family frequently, having three seats on your couch just won’t do. The solution to a seating dilemma such as this is a sectional sofa

Sectional sofas are ideal for large families or someone who likes to have people over. They look great and can be used as a bed if you have someone staying over, or for naps when you have had a long day. A fantastic feature that sectionals have is that they can be divided, allowing you to quickly and easily set up your living room for company or an impromptu party. 

edward sectional sofa

If you are thinking of getting a sectional but you are still unsure, through this article we are going to share with you some of the wonders that come with owning a sectional so you can better decide.  


As previously mentioned, sectionals can be taken apart rather easily so you can have it adapt to the shape of any room. Some sectionals will divide more than once, allowing even more customization for your living space. You can have it tucked in the corner in the familiar L shape that they are known for, or have it more spread apart if you are looking for a more open feel to your room. You can even get creative and place them according to the needs of a particular night. 

feel good sectional

Extra Space

Because of how versatile sectionals are having them fit into most corners isn’t a problem, which will give you extra space in the process. Also, if you have other furniture, the sectional can be divided across the room fitting between all of your furniture rather than being a large singular piece that takes up more space. 

Additional Seating 

While it may seem obvious that having a sectional will provide additional seating, it should still be stated here. For those with small rooms having a sectional will maximize seating options while not overcrowding the room. 

The long cushions provide extra space so you can accommodate many people without someone having to uncomfortably sit in the crack of the couch. Sectionals are great for those who want extra seating without having to fill the room up with different seating options. 

Improve the Overall Look of a Room

Having a sectional gives a room a more cohesive look, making the room look more stylish and sophisticated. The contemporary fabric and design will also improve the look of your space. 

You will find sectionals in many different shapes, some with sections you can break down to single seats or some you can set up as two separate couches, so you are sure to find something to your liking. They also come in many different patterns and colours so that you can find one that matches your space.

gault sectional sofa

Extra Bed

Because of the large size of sectionals, they are great as not only an extra place for guests to sit, but they can also be used as an extra bed for guests. The large cushions make for a pretty comfortable bed for your guests. There are even some sectionals that have a pull-out bed!    

As you can see, sectionals come with many benefits. There are even some sectionals with extra features, such as the built-in bed mentioned previously, but you could even find some with storage options if you’re really looking to save on space. Aside from small apartments, sectionals are great for just about any living room. They are customizable, great for space and easily accommodate any guests you may have. 

Modern Sense Furniture carries a great selection of luxury sectionals. We have been committed to high-quality luxury furniture inspired by Italian and European elegance for more than 10 years. Our team will help you find the perfect piece for your space, dining room, living room, bedroom, office or residential, we provide a unique collection of luxury furniture you can be proud of and will last for years.

Visit us today at 1875 Wilson Ave, North York, Ontario, or give us a call at (416) 746-9381.