Meta: When did you last upgrade your living room? Check out some of our top tips for helping you create the perfect living space here.

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The living room is one of the most important rooms in your home. It is the first room that many guests and visitors will see, and will be a space in which you do a lot of entertaining. For this reason, it can often be a smart idea to make clever upgrades to this space to keep it bright and beautiful. Here are some of the ways you can transform your living room with the right high-end upgrades.

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All in the Sofa

Put some money towards the a good, solid and high end sofa and chairs. They really will make all the difference for your visitors. Provide a comfy sofa for them to sink into, and they will soon feel at home!

Whether you prefer leather or fabric is up to you, as is the shape and style of the sofa. Some prefer a classic Chesterfield, others might want a stylish sectional. There really are no wrong decisions when it comes to selecting the right sofa for you. Just make sure that it is comfortable, and try to pick something that is a bit neutral in colour. This will help it to blend with any interior design you might choose – unless you want it to stand out in a bright colour!

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Don’t Neglect the Details

The tiniest of details can really help you to create the perfect living room. You need to make sure that you think about every corner so you can pull the room together into one cohesive vision.

This could take the form of luxury lampshades from Penny Morrison to adorn an antique or vintage lamp. You may have a thing for breaking up corner angles in rooms  with plant stands to make a smoother line, or maybe just the right piece of artwork to adorn the walls. Even the style of rug against floorboards can make a massive impact to the overall look of a space, be it a room, connecting corridor or hallway. If you are able to maintain a good eye for detail, your new living room should be able to come together perfectly.

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Invest in Solid Wood Furniture

If you want to buy new items like bookcases or coffee or side tables, and you think that you want them to be wooden, take the time to find some high-quality ones. Paying for handcrafted ones might even be a great idea, as it would allow you to pay for the services of an artisan rather than give your money to a big corporation.

These will be sturdy and will take pride of place in your new living room. They can easily form a talking point of the new room, and will last you for years. Though they might be one of the biggest investments you make in the new living room, they could prove to be one of the best that you do make.

There are so many changes that you can make to your living room to upgrade it and make it more luxurious than ever before. Take the time to think about the space that you have and the upgrades that could benefit it. With some careful changes and choices, you could soon create an elevated space that is perfect for both entertaining and relaxing.