Today, modular living room furniture in modern style has been consistently popular among many apartment owners. Thanks to it, there is an excellent chance to create an individual and original interior of the room, it is easy to modify it after a certain period of time. In the present period, a large number of different combinations that make up the modular furnishing is considered the optimal and effective solution for any residential premises.
Modular furniture is the perfect solution to the many problems of any living room.
The advantages of modular furniture
- Uniqueness. Modular furniture for the living room will make it possible to bring newness and freshness to the interior of the room, personal life. All that is required is to rearrange several modules. Their versatility allows you to use a large number of design solutions for interior design of the apartment. The owner of the room chooses which elements of the furniture to use, creates a unique and unique look of the room, filling it with comfort and harmony.
- Complexity. Modular furniture is a real complex, which consists of a certain number of modules. In most cases, the number of elements in such a system can be measured in hundreds. As a result, you can buy the necessary massive structure and save personal time, finances and strength. And the same quality of performance of each element, the monotony of the source material will help avoid the search for the necessary furniture accessories with identical shades of wood. A set of modules will allow you to create in the apartment or house an interior of the same color that will improve the visual perception of the room.
- Compactness and functionality. Modular furniture designs in small apartments are in great demand. They allow you to efficiently and effectively use the existing space of the room, to make a competent and stylish combination of cabinets, shelving, dressers. Also modular designs allow to divide the room into functional zones. Thanks to them, the living room in small apartments can simultaneously perform several functions. For example, a bedroom and a study. In addition, this furniture will make the most efficient use of the upper room space for storage. Due to its compactness and versatility for most small apartments, modular furniture for the living room in a modern style, whose photos can be seen below, will be a great option.
Modern modular wall is compactness, functionality and creativity in one person
Thus, any apartment owner who chooses modular furniture can always easily, for a small amount of money, purchase only the necessary components of the required color and size, easily and quickly transform the interior of the room by simply rearranging and replacing the modules.
In the spacious living room fit and modular sofa with a slide under the TV, and stylish bookshelves with a library
Types of modular furniture
The main types of modular furniture can be divided into soft (under it usually refers to sofas) and cabinet. They have their own characteristics.
It is sectional and composite. In the first case, the furniture is fixed at the plant itself. The final buyer makes a pre-selection of the number of places, the location of the legs, the module of storage boxes and other elements. The resulting products can no longer be disassembled into its component parts. Unlike sectional composite furniture is considered mobile. The seats of the sofas are not related to the design, they can be moved, changed shape.
Modular sofa for the living room bright colors
It is easily transformed, it can be quickly moved from one place of the room to another. It includes walls and cabinets. Today, for the living room, the walls are the universal piece of furniture, which consist of a large number of shelves and cabinets. Depending on the purpose of the wall can be used to store clothing items, household appliances. By configuration, the walls are divided into straight, U-shaped and angular. A huge number of colors of this furniture element allows you to make the interior of the home interesting and fashionable. It is impossible now to imagine modular living room furniture in modern style without cabinets. Photos of various options are presented below. All cabinets are equipped with internal shelves and drawers.
Cabinet wall with smooth white facades for the living room with
The main elements of modular furniture
The progenitor of all modern modular furniture systems are the Soviet section. They included a certain number of identical height and width cabinets, which could be used for different purposes. Currently, modular furniture consists of many elements. It has a large number of open shelves and racks that allow you to get rid of the massive type of furniture in the apartment, provide it with high functionality and lightness. It is quite rare to find special compartments for clothes in modular constructions, since wardrobes are usually used for this. However, if you have an apartment with a small area, the wardrobe included in the package will be very relevant.
Corner cabinet wall with wardrobe
The development of modern technologies contributes to the production of elements of modular designs with a variety of decorative components. As a result, there appears a wonderful and unique opportunity to create an individual and original interior of an apartment, a room. However, before buying a product, special attention should be paid to the issue of the placement of the entire set of furniture elements.
White sofa group fits perfectly into the living room interior
Today, the following most popular elements of modular furniture can be distinguished:
- Cabinets for any purpose;
- Curbstones of any configuration;
- Dressers with drawers;
- TV cabinets;
- Racks for video or audio equipment;
- Hinged shelves;
- Hinged drawers.
The original placement of hinged modular cabinets in the interior of the living room
The main materials used for the production of modular living room furniture in a modern style are chipboard, MDF, plastic, various types of wood. It can also be made with metal, glass, steel components.
The main material for the manufacture of furniture structures is chipboard or chipboard. Widespread laminated chipboard, which is a plate of three layers. Plates covered with a special protective and decorative coating are not afraid of scratches, moisture, friction, or elevated temperature. Thanks to the laminate applied, the color and texture of the material can be adapted to any tree species.
Furniture set from a chipboard with facades under a light tree
MDF is mainly used for furniture fronts. These are medium density fibreboard, obtained by pressing in small wooden particles. In the production of this material does not use harmful substances.
Modular system from MDF
Triplex is used as a proven and durable version of glass material in furniture. It is a glass consisting of many layers and containing a special film between them. In addition, safety glass can be opaque, colored and tinted.
Special value belongs to such material as metal. According to experts, it will be the main furniture material in the future. Metallization of furniture products has already begun; however, mass production is still far away. But in any ordinary furniture you can always find some parts made of this material. For example, moving parts, decorative parts, parts of accessories. Over time, the metal begins to rust, so the main requirement for all furniture metal elements - the presence of corrosion protection. Steel is most commonly used, as it is considered to be a sturdy and inexpensive metal.
Plastic is often used as a cover for cabinet furniture. This material is considered the most common at present. In addition to a large number of shades, high quality surface, it is characterized by good wear and heat resistance, moisture resistance, impact resistance. Neither gasoline, nor fats and oils can affect plastic. It is the presence of such excellent qualities, the mechanical strength of the material allowed him to get widespread in the manufacture of furniture. For the manufacture of new and stylish furniture products also used normal and safety glass. A simple version of safety glass is used, which is a sheet material deposited on a synthetic film. It can be broken, but after that from it there are no small splinters.
Modern styles for furnishing in the apartment
Modular furniture is often used in interior design, as it is a convenient way to make an original design. There are some styles in which modular furniture fits best.
At the moment, many styles allow the use of modular furniture for the living room in a modern style. Photos of various directions in combination with the modules can be seen below. Today, modernity has become very popular. Living rooms in this style attract much attention. This is due to the use of modern and new design solutions used in their creation and production. The main distinguishing feature of modernity among other styles is a combination of bright colors and contrasting shades in some cases. However, in many cases, living rooms, made in modern style, can surprise with pastel colors.
For rooms in this style are characterized by sharp lines, round shapes. When choosing a modern in the room must be such elements as the living room wall, chairs, wardrobes. Modern is considered the perfect solution for people who like to experiment, to change the interior of their apartment. Modular furniture for the living room in a modern modern style - a combination of aesthetics and contemporary philosophy. Modular compositions are characterized by comfort, elegance, ergonomics, various colors, and dynamic layout. That is why they are in demand by modern people and are the style-forming element of the living room design.
The interior of the living room, made in the neoclassical style, resembles a classic, however, is characterized by a desire for modernity. In the decor of the room there are wrought elements, columns. But at the same time only functional and simple modular furniture is used. All furniture designs are characterized by the presence of straight and symmetrical shapes, narrowing of the legs, calm shades, and noble decor. Neoclassicism managed to achieve the same and optimal combination of modern minimalism and elegance of the classics.
The main furniture elements that are inherent in neoclassicism are the sofa, the stool and others. Chairs, beds in the neoclassical style will help you to create an original interior, which is similar to the classic, but also adapted to modern conditions. Therefore, modular furniture in this style can be considered the best choice for all lovers of comfort and functionality. Modular furniture in neoclassical style is an ideal and universal combination of the best characteristics of classics and style.
The Scandinavian style is beginning to be in great demand in European countries, as well as in Russia. Its specificity lies in an amazing combination of conciseness, comfort, excellent quality. Modular furniture, which is used in the Scandinavian style, is designed to create a cozy and appropriately fashionable interior. Swedish soft and functional furnishings are perfect for small living rooms. For the production of modular designs are used only natural materials.
They are made from various types of wood, glass, fabrics and leather. Due to its naturalness, such furniture received the love of many apartment owners, who decided to change the interior of their living rooms. Used Scandinavian technology can not be duplicated. Even each seam has its own characteristics of execution. In addition, modular furniture is characterized by a first-class appearance. The main place in the Scandinavian style is assigned to the sofa. In addition to it, console-tables, shelves, and racks have become very popular.
Today, many people choose modular living room furniture in a contemporary style. It is perfectly combined with various styles of interior design of a dwelling, characterized by functionality, beautiful design, rich color of flowers, ease of assembly, favorable price. Today, modular furniture is the right choice for combining style, harmony and comfort.