Our homes aren’t just a simple roof over our heads. Sure, literally speaking that is what they are, but let’s take a trip down Sentimental Lane and think about what your house means to you on an emotional level. It is where we spend valuable time with our family, loved ones, or on our own. Some rooms are ideal for such occasions such as the living room, lounge, hearth room, outdoor patio, and even the kitchen in some cases.
One particular room that offers tons of space for relaxation and all kinds of fun activities is the great room. As the name implies, the great room is pretty great… at providing plenty of living space for larger households and big social gatherings. But great rooms are not simply large living rooms. There are fundamental elements that make modern great rooms work which you can implement to create one in your own home.